TEKsystems is seeking a Citrix Netscaler Administrator in support of the JRDC program on Schriever AFB in Colorado Springs, CO. This person must possess an Active Secret Security Clearance or higher.
Provides Operations and Maintenance of Citrix NetScalers to include Web Application Firewall (WAF), load balancing, and Citrix Access Gateway configuration. Assist in troubleshooting access issues to web applications, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) environments, and other services. Work with website administrators on load balancing and WAF implementation and changes. Identify WAF signatures that break a website's functions to the appropriate website administrator. Provide input to Architecture and Engineering teams on NetScaler configuration. Daily review of logs for any issues and to ensure functionality is maintained. Assist with maintaining the Citrix VDI environment when required. Responsibilities also include creating and improving procedures and other duties as assigned. Primary duty hours fall between 0700 and 1700 with shift work required to assist with after-hours maintenance activities. On the JRDC program at either Schriever AFB, CO or Redstone Arsenal, Huntsville, AL.
Designs and plans network communications systems. Provides specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture. Provides specific detailed information for hardware and software selection, implementation techniques and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements. Conducts testing of network design. Maintains technical expertise in all areas of network and computer hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc. Evaluates and reports on new communications technologies to enhance capabilities of the network.
* Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline
* Experience working with Citrix NetScalers. Knowledge/Experience with the following: Networking technologies, load balancers, switches, routers, and the OSI Model
* Experience working with Microsoft Active Directory 2008/2012, Windows 7/10, TCP/IP, DNS, and experience working in a Citrix XenDesktop environment to include XenApp 6.5 and 7.5
* Candidate must have completed and be enrolled in Security+ Continuing Education (CE) certification, CISSP, or equivalent Security+
* Candidates must have a Secret Clearance or above to apply
Citrix Certification such as Citrix Certified Professional - Networking. VMware ESXi 5.5 or 6.0 or other Hypervisor experience. Remedy Experience a plus. Experience working with DoD customers. Good technical writing and verbal communications.
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