Citrix System Administrator - Direct Hire - New York, NY
Adecco Engineering and Technical, a division of the world leader in the recruitment of engineering and information technology professionals, has an immediate opening for a Citrix Systems Administrator to be hired directly by a leading university in New York, NY. The role is heavily focused on helping to design and maintain a Citrix environment for our client supporting up 2000-3000 users when fully implemented.
The Systems Administrator will deploy, monitor, and maintain the College's Citrix environment serving 950 thin clients supporting the clients's clinical services in 17 clinical locations, including disaster recovery and test environments. Deploy, monitor, and maintain the College's Active Directory organizational unit administering Group Policies and accounts of 3,000 staff, faculty, and students and over 1,000 computing and printing objects, including disaster recovery. With the Systems Administrator, manage the associated Windows File Server environment. Deploy, monitor, and maintain the College's Electronic Health Record System, including disaster recovery, which serves the college's mission critical clinical activities. Maintain development, test, and training environments for the HER system. Deploy, monitor, and maintain a large-scale VMware-based virtual server environment supporting 30+ servers supporting clinical, academic, administrative services and applications, and research databases, including disaster recovery and test environments.
Required Experience Five years of relevant experience installing, configuring, and maintaining MS Windows Servers in an Active Directory environment including MS Windows 2008 R2 Enterprise Server, Group Policies, Citrix XenApp, XenDesktop in thin or zero environments; and VMware vSphere, vCenter in HA & DR environments.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Expert knowledge of Microsoft Server 2008 R2 Enterprise, Active Directory & Group Policies. In depth knowledge of SAN/NAS environments. In depth experience with maintaining a Citrix XenApp, XenDesktop system for over 400 thin or zero endpoints. In depth experience with maintaining VMware vSphere, vCenter in HA & DR environments. Experience with testing failover for Citrix & VMware environments.
Preferred Education Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science is preferred. Certifications: MCSE 2012, CCAA XenDesktop or CCA XenApp, VCAP5-DCA.
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