Citrix Engineer

  • Negotiable
  • Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Edelway AG
  • 17 Nov 17 2017-11-17

Edelway is a Swiss leading IT services company. On behalf of our global pharmaceutical client based in Basel we are looking for a Citrix Engineer to join them on a long term basis. Contract: Permanent position Location: Basel, Switzerland Start date: January 2018

Edelway is a Swiss leading IT services company.

On behalf of our global pharmaceutical client based in Basel we are looking for a Citrix Engineer to join them on a long term basis.

Contract: Permanent position

Location: Basel, Switzerland

Start date: January 2018

Role:
- Supports NX in maintaining a highly available Citrix XenDesktop environment
- Supports NX in resolving environmental issues reported by Citrix users (tier‐3 support)
- Works closely with the NX‐Client technologies team to integrate operating system images into VDIs
- Works to ensure that the Citrix environment is patched according to Citrix recommendations
- Works to ensure that the Citrix environment is monitored to ensure business continuity
- Aligns closely with colleagues in order to deliver the best possible Citrix service to the business
- Works to automate existing manual processes where possible eg. auto VDI creation/assignment triggered by request form/approval
- Maintains a good knowledge of the latest virtual desktop and virtualized application industry trends

Requirements:
- At least 5 years' experience in administering enterprise scale Citrix environments
- Citrix XenApp 6.5, XenDesktop 5.6 and XenDesktop 7.9 environments (XenDesktop 7.15 knowledge desirable)
- Architecting and implementing global Citrix environments
- Experience with upgrading enterprise Citrix environments
- Excellent knowledge of the physical and logical architectures associated with enterprise level Citrix installations
- Manage and troubleshoot virtual machine issues on VMWare ESX 6.5
- Manage and troubleshoot machines on PVS 7.9
- Excellent PowerShell scripting skills (PowerCLI skills desirable)
- Should be able to support Windows 7 and Windows 10 based VDI issues
- Ability to develop and promote new ideas and solutions within the technology stack
- English fluent, German or French is a plus
-Linux VDI (on Citrix), GPU accelerated VDI, DaaS (AWS, Citrix Cloud)

If this sound like your next challenge, please send me your updated CV to helene@edelway.com or call me on +41 58 717 70 19 and I will contact you shortly to discuss it further.

Keywords: system analyst, citrix, nx technology, NoMachine, IT support, level III, system engineer