Senior System Engineer - Citrix

IT Jacksonville, Florida


This is an exciting opportunity for a skilled Senior System Engineer to work in a fast-paced environment with leading-edge technology (EMC, NetApp, Citrix, VMware, Chef, Jenkins, Jira, Amazon Web Services) and be part of a dynamic team supporting Advent Software’s SAAS offerings.

Job Responsibilities

Architect and deploy new virtual solutions that enhance and support our Advent application offerings
Provide expertise on Citrix XenApp
Build Citrix platforms in hybrid cloud architectures
Automation and scalability with tools such as PowerShell, Chef, and Jenkins to increase system and human efficiency
Monitor application availability and performance
Work with peers to troubleshoot applications, database, and network-related issues
Coordinate/communicate with various teams on project status/tasks and escalation
Participate in 24x7 escalation support as part of the team, including an on-call rotation
Introduce Citrix centric technologies to enhance the service Advent provides

Qualifications Requirements

8+ years of professional experience with IT operations supporting Windows servers
5+ years of working experience with Citrix technologies
3+ year working with server virtualization technologies
Knowledge of load balancing and high availability planning
Ability to script and automate
Experience with troubleshooting common Microsoft protocols
Experience supporting a complex end-user environment(s)
Experience with Microsoft SQL DBs
Team player. Recognizes the bigger picture and understands the value of teamwork
Excellent communication skills, written and verbal, including experience with technical documentation
Strong focus on business outcomes
Citrix certifications highly preferred