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

NJVC

Company Job Title:

Tier 2 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:TheTier 2 Virtual Desktop Systems Administratorwill support all operation aspects of the Hypervisor in the enterprise including event management, system upgrades, incident management, and day-to-day Operations & Sustainment of the enterprise virtual environment.

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

  • Assist in the deployment of patches into the production environment

  • Tier II-III 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 the update, maintenance, and management of hypervisor hosts in support of VDI (virtualized desktop infrastructure) solutions

  • 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 work experience

  • 4 years’ of work experience to include:

  • Citrix XenDesktop

  • Citrix XenApp

  • Citrix Provisioning Services

  • Hypervisor

  • Citrix XenServer

  • VMWare vSphere

  • Microsoft Server (2012 R2 preferred)

  • Microsoft Windows 7 & 10

  • SQL Server 2012 & 2014 (2014 experience preferred)

  • Desired:

  • MCSE: Desktop Infrastructure

  • PowerShell Scripting

  • VDI (virtualized desktop infrastructure) Environment

  • Citrix XenDesktop 7

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

  • TS/SCI with CI Poly required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Technical documentation skills

  • Effective communication skills

  • Ability to work flexible hours to include after normal work hours, nights and on call

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 work experience

  • 4 years’ of work experience to include:

  • Citrix XenDesktop

  • Citrix XenApp

  • Citrix Provisioning Services

  • Hypervisor

  • Citrix XenServer

  • VMWare vSphere

  • Microsoft Server (2012 R2 preferred)

  • Microsoft Windows 7 & 10

  • SQL Server 2012 & 2014 (2014 experience preferred)

  • Desired:

  • MCSE: Desktop Infrastructure

  • PowerShell Scripting

  • VDI (virtualized desktop infrastructure) Environment

  • Citrix XenDesktop 7

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

  • TS/SCI with CI Poly required

Job: Systems Administration

Organization: NJVC

Title: Tier 2 Virtual Desktop Systems Administrator

Location: Virginia-Dulles

Requisition ID: 1700001890