Virtual Device (Vdi) – Vdi Network And Security Specialist Citrix Stack

TshwaneWe are looking for a VDI Citrix specialist within the Network and Security environment.This role is based on a Hybrid system which includes remote work and office rotations.This opportunity is a long-term fixed 3 year Contract (renewable annually thereafter)DescriptionMain function: Be responsible for the network and security of the BMW enterprise Citrix VDI infrastructure, platform and desktop components. Be responsible for the verification, planning and actioning of maintenance tasks together with other infrastructure teams Be part of a team the continuously works and standardising and modernising our VDI system landscape Continuously work on improving the operational stability Work on automation of platform operations, troubleshooting and maintenance topics Identify and remediate vulnerabilitiesCollaborate with an international product team, external providers, vendors and end-users. Treat security as a first-class citizen Work closely with stakeholders, development teams in constantly improving our VDI platforms stability and availability Work with other IT teams on integration of new features and componentsMinimum RequirementsA university degree in a relevant field of study (e.g., computer science, engineering, sciences) or a comparable qualification Network and Security experience with Citrix VDI and App stack Experience with Citrix NetScaler and Storefront Experience with ITIL processes (Problem, Incident, Change management) Experience with Windows desktop and Windows server support Experience with hardware and software lifecycle Strong analytical thinking in the technical domain Strong problem-solving skills Interest in cloud and new technology stacks Good written and spoken English skills Good Documentation skillsRequired: Experience in operation of Windows Servers (higher then ) Experience in Windows Client (Windows 10) OS troubleshooting and patch management Experience with Active Directory and GPO Experience with Scripting (PowerShell, Python etc.) Experience Citrix Xen-Desktop (higher then 7.x) and Xen-App (higher then 7.x) full stack Experience Citrix Netscaler (higher than 12.x) and Storefront Experience Citrix XenServer (higher than 7.x) Citrix Certified Professional – Networking (CCA-N, CCP-N CCE-N) Experience Citrix on VMware Hypervisor Stack (higher VMWare ESXi 6.x)Experience with authentication and multi-factor authentication technologies Experience in network infrastructure design and implementation Experience in troubleshooting infrastructure, network and integration issues Experience with ITL processes (Incident, Change and Problem management)o Plan and execute maintenance tasks (change management)o Plan and execute infrastructure lifecycle tasks (technical lifecycle, change management)o Resolve incident ticketso Analyze and resolve problem ticketsOptional Experience with cloud technologies and cloud providers (Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services) Experience in securing Cloud based applications and connectivity Experience with monitoring systems Hybrid network design and implementation Citrix SD-WAN Certified (CC-SDWAN) Understand and be able to utilize Rest APIs
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