Chenega Corporation Tier 2 Cloud/Virtual Desktop Systems Administrator in Dulles, Virginia

NJVC

Company Job Title:

Tier 2 Cloud/Virtual Desktop Systems Administrator

Clearance:

TS/SCI with CI Poly

Location:

Dulles, VA

Reports To:

O&S Support Manager

FLSA Status:

Exempt, Full Time, Regular

Summary:The Tier 2 Cloud/Virtual Desktop Systems Administrator will support all operation aspects of the virtual/cloud administration in the enterprise to include event management, system upgrades, incident management, and day-to-day Operations & Sustainment of the enterprise virtual environment. The Tier 2 Cloud/Virtual Desktop Systems Administrator will also be responsible for assisting in the development of patches and executing the implementation of those patches into the production environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:(Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position)

  • Tier II O&S responsibility of the Production VDI (virtualized desktop infrastructure) Environment including establishing and maintaining configuration, and recovery documentation for designated systems

  • Serve as the initial Service Desk escalation point for all Hypervisor issues related to the Desktop Initiative Solution

  • Support management of the Citrix XenApp and Microsoft Remote Desktop Services

  • Maintain and support Citrix Services, Windows Failover Clustering, and SQL AlwaysOn administration

  • Manage and secure Microsoft Windows Server including Microsoft Group Policy in a VDI environment and using PowerShell scripting to manage Windows Servers and Citrix applications

  • Support the Windows user logon process and manage roaming profiles

  • Implement and support load balancing for XenApp/XenDesktop services

  • Monitor, evaluate, and remediate system health concerns of the Hypervisor within the environment

  • Maintain, document, and implement department processes and procedures associated with administration of the VDI

  • Support compliance with policies and procedures including DoD STIG requirements

  • Resolve problem and error conditions promptly and appropriately

Non-Essential Duties:Other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities:NONE

Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

  • 5 years’ work experience to include;

  • A combination of 4 years of O&S system administration experience in the following areas:

  • Citrix XenDesktop

  • Citrix XenApp

  • Citrix Provisioning Services

  • Hypervisor

  • Citrix Xenserver

  • VMware vSphere

  • Microsoft Server (2012 R2 experience preferred)

  • Microsoft Windows 7 & 10

  • SQL Server 2012 & 2014 (2014 experience preferred)

  • Desired experience and certifications to include:

  • MCSE: Desktop Infrastructure

  • VMware Certified Professional 6 – Desktop and Mobility (VCP6-DTM)

  • PowerShell scripting

  • VDI (virtualized desktop infrastructure) Environment

  • Citrix Xen Desktop 7.x

  • TS/SCI with CI Poly

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Technical documentation skills

  • Ability to be flexible is a must and after hours on-call may occur

Diversity:

  • Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; Educates others on the value of diversity; Promotes a harassment-free environment; Builds a diverse workforce.

Ethics:

  • Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.

Physical Demands:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment :

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

  • 5 years’ work experience to include;

  • A combination of 4 years of O&S system administration experience in the following areas:

  • Citrix XenDesktop

  • Citrix XenApp

  • Citrix Provisioning Services

  • Hypervisor

  • Citrix Xenserver

  • VMware vSphere

  • Microsoft Server (2012 R2 experience preferred)

  • Microsoft Windows 7 & 10

  • SQL Server 2012 & 2014 (2014 experience preferred)

  • Desired experience and certifications to include:

  • MCSE: Desktop Infrastructure

  • VMware Certified Professional 6 – Desktop and Mobility (VCP6-DTM)

  • PowerShell scripting

  • VDI (virtualized desktop infrastructure) Environment

  • Citrix Xen Desktop 7.x

  • TS/SCI with CI Poly

Job: Software Technology

Organization: NJVC

Title: Tier 2 Cloud/Virtual Desktop Systems Administrator

Location: Virginia-Dulles

Requisition ID: 1700002500