My Resume


INTRODUCTION

An adept Virtualization Consultant with over 25 years experience in the Information Technology industry. A specialist in the design, integration and implementation of complex virtual environments with 15 years in-depth experience with Citrix virtualization technologies. Strong leadership and Project Management skills ensure the on time completion of projects within the allocated budget. Exceptional communication skills including the ability to easily make sense of complex issues. Skilled in the preparation and delivery of project documentation in highly professional formats.

TECHNICAL CERTIFICATIONS


CCA for Citrix XenApp 5
CCA for Citrix Provisioning Server 5
CCA for Citrix Presentation Server 4
CCA for Citrix Password Manager 4
CCA for Citrix Access Gateway 4
CCSP 2010 for Desktop Virtualization
CCSP 2010 for Server Virtualization
CCSP 2009 for Application Virtualization
CCIA for Virtualization (in progress)
CCEE for Virtualization (in progress)


MCSE – Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
MCP+I – Microsoft Certified Professional + Internet


CCDA – Cisco Certified Design Associate
CCNA – Cisco Certified Network Associate

PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Certificate in IT Project Management from Rand Afrikaans University

OTHER
NCAE – Netscout Certified Applications Engineer


TECHNICAL SKILLS SUMMARY

CITRIX
Application Virtualization (XenApp)
Server Virtualization (XenServer)
Desktop Virtualization (XenDesktop)
Assessments, Health Checks, Architecture, Design, Installation, Management,
Administration and Upgrade
Presentation Server 3/4/4.5, XenApp 5/6/6.5
XenServer 5.6, XenDesktop 4/5, Provisioning Server 5.x, Desktop and
Application Streaming
MetaFrame 1.0, 1.8 and XP
Web Interface, Secure Gateway (CSG)
EdgeSight and Resource Management Services (RMS)
Installation Management Services
NetScaler, Branch Repeater and Access Gateway (CAG) with Advanced Access
Control
Application Profiling, Streaming, Certification and Management

PROJECT MANAGEMENT
PMBOK
Risk Assessment and Management
Financial Analysis (ROI, TCO, etc.)
Microsoft Project
Detail oriented
Strong leadership and communication skills

MICROSOFT
Windows NT/2000/2003/2008/2008 R2
Terminal Services/Remote Desktop Services
Hyper-V
App-V
Active Directory and Group Policy
Windows 95/98/NT/2000/XP/Vista/7

NETWORKING
Network Design and Troubleshooting
LAN, WAN, Frame Relay, ATM, Wireless (802.11b/g/n), SSL VPN
Switches, Routers, Hubs, Bridges, Repeaters
TCP/IP, IPX/SPX, Ethernet, Token Ring, SNMP, SNA, ICA, RDP
Hardware and Software Load Balancing
Network Sniffers, Packet Shaping and Acceleration

OTHER
Server Virtualization technologies from VMware
Server Hardware including rack and blade servers
Change Management Policies and Procedures
Disaster Recovery Design and Implementation
Technical Documentation
Technical Instruction, Training and Knowledge Transfer
Technical Assessments and Health Checks
Alignment with Best Practices

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Citrix Consultant (June 99 – Current)
KCD Tech – located in Oceanside, CA

As a Citrix Consultant for KCD Tech, I have been engaged on numerous Citrix projects, which range from architecture and design, to engineering and implementation, to post implementation support and administration. Projects include all aspects of the Citrix product suite, including XenApp, XenServer and XenDesktop. Some of the projects I have worked on recently include:

Client: Carlson Wagonlit Travel
Location: Remote – client located in Minnetonka, MN
Description: Remote design, implementation and administration of multiple Citrix farms including Presentation Server 4.0 and 4.5, XenApp 6.0 and 6.5. Responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Production, QA and Development environments utilizing tools such as AppSense, EdgeSight and performance monitoring software.
Scale: 1000 concurrent users, 25 XenApp servers
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 6.0 and 6.5, Citrix Web Interface 5.x, AppSense Environment Manager, EdgeSight, Windows Server 2008 R2, Active Directory, Group Policy Objects

Client: IBM
Location: Remote – client located in Annapolis, MD
Description:Perform remote administration, support and management of multiple Citrix farms utilizing Citrix Provisioning Services, EdgeSight and XenApp 5.0. Responsibilities included the maintenance of Production and Backup XenApp farms, troubleshooting issues and resolving these problems in a timely manner, design and architecture recommendations and implementation.
Scale: 600 concurrent users, 70 XenApp servers
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 5, Citrix Web Interface 5.x, NetScaler MPX 7500, Provisioning Services, EdgeSight, Windows Server 2008, Active Directory, Group Policy Objects

Client: Cemaphore Systems
Location: Remote – client located in Salt Lake City, UT
Description: Assist with the design and implementation of a cloud hosted, subscription-based, applications-on-demand service which provides access to virtual desktops and applications through a Web portal.
Scale: Unlimited users users, scaled to grow to thousands of Citrix servers.
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 6, Microsoft App-V 4.6, XenServer 5.6, Citrix Web Interface 5.x, NetScaler VPX 1000, Windows Server 2008 R2, IIS 7.0, Active Directory, Group Policy Objects

Client: FBL Financial Group
Location: Remote – client located in Des Moines, IA
Description: Perform an Assessment on the existing Presentation Server 4.5 Farm and develop recommendations for the migration of the existing farm to XenApp 6.0. Design and implement the recommended strategies for provisioning XenApp 6.0 server images using Provisioning Server 5.6 for Data Centers. Design and implement a high-availability, high-performance XenApp 6.0 server farm on VMware ESX hosts, which provides application access to insurance agents across the country.
Scale: 2000 users, 60 Citrix servers.
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 6, VMware ESX, Citrix Web Interface 5.x, NetScaler VPX 1000, Windows Server 2008 R2, IIS 7.0, Active Directory, Group Policy Objects

Client: Reed Elsevier
Location: Remote – client located in Dayton, OH
Description: Design and implement a high-availability, high-performance XenApp 6.0 server farm based on Best Practices.
Scale: 2000 users, 60 Citrix servers.
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 6, VMware ESX, Citrix Web Interface 5.x, NetScaler VPX 1000, Windows Server 2008 R2, IIS 7.0, Active Directory, Group Policy Objects

Client: The Gap, Inc.
Location: Remote – client located in San Francisco, CA
Description: Assist with the administration and management of the Citrix environment during the migration to XenApp 5.0.
Scale: 3000 users, 150 Citrix servers.
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 5, VMware ESX, Citrix Web Interface 5.x, Windows Server 2008 x64, IIS 7.0, Active Directory, Group Policy Objects

Client: Kolbe & Kolbe
Location: Remote – client located in Wausau, WI
Description: Design and implement the migration from Presentation Server 4.0 to XenApp 6.0
Scale: 200 users, 4 Citrix servers.
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 6, VMware ESX, Citrix Web Interface 5.x, Windows Server 2008 R2, IIS 7.0, Active Directory, Group Policy Objects

Client: Lloyds Banking Group
Location: Remote – client located in New York, NY
Description: Perform an Assessment on the current Citrix infrastructure and develop recommendations for implementing a new XenApp 6.0 environment.
Design and implement the migration from Citrix Program Neighborhood application access to utilizing Web Interface 5.4 to access applications hosted by a XenApp 6.0 farm. Develop and implement the migration from Presentation Server 4.0 to XenApp 60.
Scale: 400 users, 10 Citrix servers.
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 6, XenServer 5.6, Citrix Web Interface 5.4, Windows Server 2008 R2, IIS 7.0, Active Directory, Group Policy Objects

Client: Walgreens
Location: Remote – client located in Lincolnshire, IL and Franklin, TN
Description: Multiple projects for Walgreens, including:
Research and document a comparative analysis of multiple Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) solutions and make recommendations on which VDI
platform would be best suited for Walgreens’ business objectives.
Plan, install and deploy a VDI Proof of Concept (POC) environment to evaluate the benefits, performance and scalability of Windows XP hosted virtual desktops.
Design, build and implement a high-performance, high-availability Citrix XenApp 5.0 environment to support the Business Process Outsourcing initiative.
Design, build and deploy a production XenDesktop 4.0 environment for a departmental deployment of Windows XP hosted virtual desktops.
Scale: 5000 total users, 1000 concurrent, 90 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix XenDesktop 4.0, XenServer 5.5, Provisioning Server 5.1, XenApp 5.0, Citrix Web Interface 5.3, Citrix Secure Gateway 3.1, NetScaler VPX 1000, Server 2008 x64, Server 2003, IIS 7.0, Active Directory, Group Policy, DNS, HP BL 460c Blade servers

Client: Protera Technologies
Location: Oak Brook, IL
Description: Design, build and implement an application virtualization environment to support Protera’s Application Service Provider (ASP) model that provides clients with global access to their SAP and other line of business applications.
Scale: 250 total users, 6 Citrix Servers
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 6.0, Citrix Web Interface 5.3, Citrix Secure Gateway 3.1, Citrix Password Manager 4.8, Citrix NetScaler VPX1000, Citrix XenServer 5.5, Windows Server 2008 R2, IIS 7.0, Active Directory, Group Policy, DNS

Client: Fresno State (California State University)
Location: Fresno, CA
Description: On site design, testing and implementation of an application virtualization environment to facilitate access to University applications over
the internet.
Scale: 250 total users
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 5.0, Citrix Web Interface 5.11, Citrix Secure Gateway 3.1, Windows Server 2003, IIS 6.0, Active Directory, Group Policy, DNS

Client: InnerWorkings
Location: Chicago, IL
Description: On site design, testing and implementation of an application virtualization environment that will be used for global access to the Microsoft Dynamics GP suite of applications.
Scale: 850 total users
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 5.0, Citrix Web Interface 5.11, Citrix Secure Gateway 3.1, Windows Server 2003, IIS 6.0, Active Directory, Group Policy, DNS

Client: SAB Miller Brewing Company
Location: Dallas, TX
Description: Design, test, and configure the consolidation of existing Citrix farms into a single, manageable, cost-effective environment.
Scale: 600 total users, 150 concurrent, 20 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 4.5, Citrix Web Interface 4.6, Windows Server 2003, IIS 6.0, Active Directory, Group Policy Objects

Client: Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago
Location: Chicago, IL
Description: Perform application profiling for streaming of applications to users via a newly implemented XenApp 4.5 farm.
Scale: 300 total users, 300 concurrent, 25 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 4.5, Citrix Web Interface 5.01, Application Streaming and Profiling, Windows Server 2003, IIS 6.0, Active Directory, Group Policy, Line of Business applications

Client: Miller Brewing Company
Location: Dallas, TX
Description: Remote design, testing and implementation of a Citrix XenApp 4.5 farm that delivers a TreasuryManagement application to users worldwide.
Scale: 300 total users, 50 concurrent, 6 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 4.5, Citrix Web Interface 4.6, Windows Server 2003, IIS 6.0, Active Directory, Group Policy Objects

Client: Robinson Cole Attorneys at Law
Location: Hartford, CT
Description: Remote assessment of the existing Citrix infrastructure and provide recommendations on upgrading to Citrix XenApp 4.5. Implement a User Profile management solution that improves performance and stability of the roaming profiles
Scale: 500 total users, 80 concurrent, 6 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 4.5, Citrix Web Interface 4.6, Windows Server 2003, IIS 6.0, Virtual Profiles, Active Directory, Group Policy Objects

Client: The Belmont Group
Location: Dallas, TX
Description: Remote design, implementation and management of multiple Citrix XenApp 4.5 farms and Access Gateway devices to provide a robust and scalable remote access solution.
Scale: 200 total users, 25 concurrent, 4 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix XenApp 4.5, Citrix Web Interface 4.6, Citrix Access Gateway 4.6, Server 2003, IIS 6.0, Active Directory, Group Policy Objects

Client: Gilson, Inc.
Location: Madison, WI
Description: Remote and on-site upgrade of a Citrix XP farm to XenApp 4.5.
Scale: 350 total users, 100 concurrent, 7 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix Presentation Server 4.5, Citrix Web Interface 4.6, Citrix Secure Gateway 3.0, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Active Directory

Client: Columbus Avenue Consulting
Location: New York, NY
Description: Remote implementation of a Citrix Presentation Server 4.0 farm that delivers business-critical applications suite to users.
Scale: 300 total users, 50 concurrent, 6 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix Presentation Server 4.0, Citrix Web Interface 4.2, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Active Directory

Client: CDI Energy Services
Location: Dallas, TX
Description: Provide Citrix support services for the resolution of any issues on the Citrix Presentation Server 4.0 farm.
Scale: 50 total users, 10 concurrent, 1 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix Presentation Server 4.0, Citrix Web Interface 4.2, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Active Directory

Client: The Dallas Morning News
Location: Dallas, TX
Description: Remote and on-site design and implementation of a Citrix Presentation Server 4.0 farm that delivers business-critical applications suite to users.
Scale: 300 total users, 50 concurrent, 10 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix Presentation Server 4.0, Citrix Web Interface 4.2, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Active Directory

Client: Miller Brewing Company
Location: Dallas, TX
Description: Remote design, testing and implementation of a Citrix Presentation Server 4.0 farm that delivers the Hyperion application suite to
users around the globe.
Scale: 300 total users, 50 concurrent, 6 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix Presentation Server 4.0, Citrix Web Interface 4.2, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Active Directory

Client: Kolbe Windows and Doors
Location: Wausau, WI
Description: Remote and on-site design, implementation and support for the migration of a Windows 2000/Citrix XPe farm to a Windows Server 2003/Citrix Access Suite 4.0 environment.
Scale: 200 total users, 100 concurrent, 4 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix Presentation Server 4.0, Citrix Access Gateway with Advanced Access Control 4.2, Web Interface 4.2, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Active Directory, HP Servers

Client: Mayer Brown LLP
Location: Chicago, IL
Description: Design, implement, manage and support the upgrade of multiple MetaFrame XPe farms to Server 2003 and XenApp 4.5. Manage and support the Citrix Production and QA environments in Europe and USA.
Scale: 5000+ total users, 500 concurrent, 40 Citrix Servers
Technologies: Citrix MetaFrame XPe, Citrix XenApp 4.5, Citrix Web Interface, Citrix Secure Gateway, Microsoft Windows Server 2000/2003, IIS 6.0, VMware ESX, HP Blade Servers, Active Directory, GPO

Client: Williams, Montgomery & John Ltd
Location: Chicago, IL
Description: Assist with the design and implement for a migration of Windows NT/Exchange 5.5 environment to Windows Server 2003/Exchange 2003.
Scale: 75 total users
Technologies: Active Directory, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, HP and IBM Servers

Client: Ungaretti & Harris LLP
Location: Chicago, IL
Description: Design and implement the migration of a Windows 2000/Citrix XPe farm to a Windows Server 2003/Citrix Access Suite 4.0 environment.
Scale: 300 total users, 30 concurrent, 5 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix Presentation Server 4.0, Citrix Access Gateway with Advanced Access Control 4.2, Web Interface 4.2, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Active Directory, HP Servers

Client: Hanger Orthopedic Group
Location: Bethesda, MD
Description: Perform a remote assessment of the current Citrix infrastructure and make recommendations on improvements in order to conform to Best Practices.
Scale: 2000 total users, 700 concurrent, 14 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix MetaFrame XPe, Citrix Presentation Server 4.0, Web Interface, Citrix Program Neighborhood Agent, Microsoft Windows Server 2003

Client: Central DuPage Hospital
Location: Chicago, IL
Description: Function as the Technical Team Lead to design and implement the migration and upgrade from Windows 2000 with Citrix XPe to a Windows Server 2003 Citrix Access Suite 4.0 environment.
Scale: 2000 total users, 1000 concurrent, 50 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix Access Suite 4.0, Password Manager 4.1, Web Interface 4.0, Web Interface for SharePoint (WISP), McKesson Healthcare Applications, Server 2003, Advanced Print Manager, IBM Blade Servers

Client: IBM
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Description: Lead a project team in the design and implementation of an upgrade of a Windows 2000/Citrix XPe farm to a Windows Server 2003/Citrix Access Suite 4.0 environment.
Scale: 5000 total users, 2000 concurrent, 57 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix Presentation Server 4.0, Citrix Access Gateway 4.2, Web Interface 4.2, Web Interface for SharePoint (WISP), Microsoft Windows Server 2003, FlexProfile Kit 5.0, IBM Blade Servers

Client: Capgemini
Location: Chicago, IL
Description: Create a detailed design for the global consolidation and upgrade of Citrix servers on various platforms to a single, centralized server farm running Windows Server 2003 and Presentation Server 4.0.
Scale: 1000 total users, 800 concurrent, 60 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix MetaFrame XPe and Presentation Server 4.0, Web Interface 4.0, Secure Gateway 3.0, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, HP servers.

Client: Banner Bank
Location: Seattle, WA
Description: Design, test and implement the upgrade of the existing Citrix Farm from Windows 2000 Server and Citrix MetaFrame XPe to Windows Server 2003 and Citrix Presentation Server 4.0.
Scale: 900 total users, 800 concurrent, 60 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix MetaFrame XPe and Presentation Server 4.0, Web Interface 4.0, Secure Gateway 3.0, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, IBM xSeries Servers.

Client: Acxiom
Location: Chicago, IL
Description: Transform the existing Citrix infrastructure into a strategic environment that conforms to Best Practices. Plan and execute the upgrade of the Citrix XPe Farm to Presentation Server 3.0 as well as the physical migration of servers to a new Data Center.
Scale: 2,000 total users, 420 concurrent, 52 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix MetaFrame XPe and Presentation Server 3.0, Web Interface, Secure Gateway, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Exchange 2003, IBM Blade Servers.

Client: Lucent Technologies
Location: Chicago, IL
Description: Design a global solution that will transform and consolidate the current server infrastructure into a best in class, centralized and strategic environment.
Scale: 2,600 total users, 1,800 concurrent, 30+ Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix MetaFrame Presentation Server 3.0, Citrix Web Interface, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Exchange 2003, IBM Blade Servers.

Client: Exelon Corporation
Location: Chicago, IL
Description: Design, test and implement a Citrix infrastructure that provides internal and external users with access to the Exelon GIS application.
Scale: 400 total users, 200 concurrent, 10 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix MetaFrame XPe FR3, Citrix Web Interface, Citrix Secure Gateway, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, IBM eServers.

Client: The CyberNET Group
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Description: Establish enterprise-wide technology solutions that align with the business strategies of CyberNET’s clients
Scale: 2,000 total users, 1,600 concurrent, 32 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix MetaFrame XPe, Citrix NFuse/Web Interface, Citrix Secure Gateway, Windows 2000 Server, Exchange 2003.

Client: Sasol Limited
Location: Johannesburg, South Africa
Description: Design the Citrix architecture for the Sasol group of companies that will serve the needs of the enterprise.
Scale: 10,000 total users, 5,000 concurrent, 200+ Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix MetaFrame XPe, Citrix NFuse/Web Interface, Citrix Secure Gateway, Microsoft Windows 2000 Server, Microsoft Visual Basic, Compaq (HP) Blade Servers.

Client: PriceWaterhouseCoopers
Location: Johannesburg, South Africa
Description: Design and implement a remote access solution for an Asset Management application.
Scale: 1,000 total users, 600 concurrent, 20 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix MetaFrame XPe, Citrix NFuse/Web Interface, Microsoft Windows 2000 Server.

Client: Allstate Insurance Co.
Location: Chicago, IL
Description: Design and then test multiple remote access solutions that provide users with business critical applications
Scale: 1,000 total users, 700 concurrent, 26 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix MetaFrame 1.8, Citrix MetaFrame XP, Citrix NFuse, Citrix Load Balancing, Windows NT and 2000, Microsoft Visual Basic, Microsoft IIS, Compaq servers, IBM desktops and notebooks.

Client: Loyoloa University Health Systems
Location: Chicago, IL
Description: Design and implement a remote access solution that will enable users to access Internet Explorer from legacy workstations.
Scale: 100 total users, 60 concurrent, 2 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix MetaFrame 1.8, Citrix NFuse, Citrix Load Balancing, Windows NT 4.0, IIS 4.0.

Client: Discover Financial Services
Location: Chicago, IL
Description: Perform the analysis and development of a comprehensive technology management infrastructure to facilitate the proactive and reactive management of both the data and telephony environments.
Scale: 14,000 total users
Technologies: Tivoli, Netview, Cisco ICM (GeoTel), Netscout Network Management Tools.

Client: State of Georgia
Location: Atlanta, GA
Description: Design, implement and maintain a complex remote access solution that will provide remote users with access to the client/server Human Resource and Accounting package.
Scale: 4000 total users, 600 concurrent, 21 Citrix Servers.
Technologies: Citrix MetaFrame 1.8, Human Resource and Accounting package for the client/server environment, Microsoft Cluster Server, Compaq Servers, Compaq Management Tools.

Business Consultant (December 1998 – June 1999)
MicroAge Boca Raton, FL

Establish enterprise-wide Citrix solutions that align with the business strategies of MicroAge-s clients.

Technical Support Engineer – Level II (April 1998 – December 1998)
Citrix Systems, Inc. Fort Lauderdale, FL

Provide technical assistance to customers on Citrix products via phone, fax and email.

Systems Engineer (July 1996 – February 1998)
Dimension Data Corporation Johannesburg, South Africa

Support Microsoft Windows NT and Citrix WinView and WinFrame servers.

Systems Engineer (July 1993 – July 1996)
CBC Brokers Cape Town, South Africa

Install, configure and support Microsoft Windows desktop systems.

Systems Consultant (June 1990 – July 1993)
Systems Interface Corporation Johannesburg, South Africa

Install and support PC/network hardware and software.

Systems Consultant (April 1989 – June 1990)
Andersen Consulting Johannesburg, South Africa

Systems design, development and implementation as per customer specifications.

Systems Programmer (August 1987 – April 1989)
Bankorp Data Johannesburg, South Africa

Develop and maintain COBOL programs for the Automated Teller Machine project.

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  • Sejal

    Citrix Expert Needed – Lewisville, TX

    Hello;

    I came across your resume online and we are looking for a Citrix expert with migration experience for a contract position with our client in Lewisville, TX

    Please send me WORD resume for yourself or any of your friends who are looking.

     
     
     
  • Vishnu

    Helllo! We are looking for a Citrix Technical Lead Role : This is a contract position for our client with two locations Portland ME or NH. Contract duration is expected to be long term; this is an ongoing client need.

    Citrix Technical Lead Responsibilities:
    Ability to Architect and implement the following solutions:
    Citrix XenDesktop V.5, Citrix XenApp 5 & 6, Support, Citrix NetScaler, Citrix EdgeSight.
    Preferred: Citrix Certified Enterprise Engineer for Virtualization
    (CCEE) and Current XenDesktop and XenServer Certifications
    Citrix environment architect and lead administrator.

    Citrix Technical Lead Experience/Skills Requirements:

    Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

    Ability to architect, implement, and support Citrix XenDesktop V.5, Citrix XenApp 5 & 6,

    Certified Enterprise Engineer for Virtualization (CCEE) – Preferred

    Current XenDesktop and XenServer Certifications – Preferred

    Please advice if you would be intereseted to take this opportunity at this time.

    Thanks,

     
     
     
  • shishir

    Do let me know if you are fine with this opening .
    Client is in search of a Citrix Contractor for our client in Irvine, CA.
    Rate :$35/hr w2 all inclusive.
    Citrix Contractor
    Duration: 6 months plus
    Migrating from Xenapp to Xendesktop server.
    Must have Windows 7 and Citrix Systems Administration.
    VMWare is a must as the Citrix is running on VMWare
    Migrating, implementing and troubleshooting Windows 7 and Citrix Xendesktop.
    Currently in testing environment and will be going live.
    **Need a local candidate**

    Thanks & Regards

    Shishir
    Diverslynx Inc.
    shishir@diverslynx.com
    732-452-1006 Ext-214
    WBE & MBE

     
     
     
  • Looking for a Sr. Level Multitasking PM/ with CITRIX presentation server experience, with M/S. Group Policy, IE, Networking, Windows troubleshooting and some APP V and SCCM knowledge.
    The client is downtown Chicago, duration is 9+ months. Please contact me at tkhan@premiersystemsinc.com or (708) 349-9200 x 23. With best regards, Tariq Khan, Premier Systems.

     
     
     
  • Cliff- You’d be ideal for a Citric Engineer/Consultant full time position here in California. Any Interest?
    David Pilati
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  • Christopher

    Mr. Cliff Davis,

    We are currently searching for a CCEE for architectural work in Denver. After reviewing your impressive credentials I would like the opportunity to speak with you about this position. Please contact me at your earliest convenience as this is an immediate need.

     
     
     
  • i have an opportunity located at NY.

    please let me know if you are interested

     
     
     
  • Mr. Davies,

    I have a Citrix Xenapp position available. I would like the opportunity to discuss this opportunity with you directly. Please contact me, and I will send you the details.

     
     
     
  • I came across your information on LinkedIn and would like to speak with you further regarding an opportunity I am working on for the San Francisco area. Currently, I am looking for a SharePoint Application Developer with experience such as yourself.

    You may be happy with your current position but I am extremely interested in learning more about the work you are doing and what is important to you in your next opportunity. Please contact me at your earliest convenience.

    Thank you and have a great day!

     
     
     
    • I’m not sure how you think that my experience as a Virtualization Consultant would be a good fit for a SharePoint Developer opportunity?

       
  • Hi Cliff,

    I found you by way of Twitter, and I noticed how deep your expertise is in virtualization. Please take a look at http://www.livecirrus.com; we are a startup virtualization company in Boston and we are frequently compared to Citrix. We would be thrilled to connect with you to have a conversation about our technology and your opinions about the mobility/virtualization space. Feel free to send a note and do quick search for us on the web.

     
     
     
  • Job Title: Citrix XenApp Engineer/Consultant preferably with some Epic
    Location : Raleigh, NC
    Duration: 2Months+
    Rate: $65 P/H
    No description – just as noted above.

     
     
     
  • Cliff,

    Trust you are doing great.

    This is Vishal from Collabera. I came across your resume on internet. I would like to touch base with you for the most important position that we have in our direct client; Accenture’s need for their solution project in Accenture Labs. They are looking for a VMware expert who can design, and later implement it. Basically the expert, who can be involved in full SDFC of the project.

    I think you would be the best match for the position. The project has a great scope of going long term. Please let me know the best time and number to reach you.

    Looking forward to hear from you soon. Have a great day ahead.

    Regards,

    Vishal
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    Hi Cliff Davies

    I am consultant based in Dar es Salaam . I have histed an accounting package using citrix xenapp6.5 . I am not sure if the citrix server software has been setup properly. I would like you expertize in re-installing the citrxi server on a virtual server based in dar es salaam, but will be accessible in Lesotho, Swaziland and Mozambique

    My contact are as below Tel +255754649449

     
     
     
  • Hi

    I have an excellent job opportunity!!

    Senior Virtual Infrastructure Consultant
    Location: Hartford, CT
    Duration: 12 Months+

    About The Opportunity
    A large client is looking for an experienced virtual infrastructure consultant to provide support and consulting guidance for its virtual infrastructure. Activities involved will range from support and advancement of existing technology implementations to the development, testing, and recommendation of new solutions to support client business initiatives. The successful candidate will combine a strong hands-on technical background with the ability to develop new and creative solutions to emerging business issues facing the client. The role combines elements of advising the client with support for the current infrastructure as part of the client’s existing support team.

    Job Expectations
    • Provide leadership in the delivery of Virtualization technology solutions to the client, independently or as part of a team, with a deep background in VMware ESX and at least two of the following focus areas (Microsoft Hyper-V, VMware View, Citrix XenDesktop, Citrix XenApp)
    • Assist in project scoping activities

    Required Technical Experience
    • Experience architecting and implementing VMware Vsphere in enterprise environments leveraging H/A features
    • Experience leading server virtualization initiatives (P to V, consolidation, sunset strategies)
    • Experience architecting and implementing VMware View, Citrix XenDesktop or other client virtualization solutions
    • Experience with architecting and implementing enterprise server/storage solutions in support of virtualized platforms – (IBM Blade Center, HP Chassis, UCS, Fiber channel/NAS storage, iSCSI, etc)
    • Experience architecting and implementing Microsoft App-V or Citrix XenServer hypervisors is a plus
    • Experience architecting and implementing Citrix XenApp is a plus
    • Engineering degree desirable but not required
    • VMware, Citrix, Microsoft Certifications desirable but not required

    Required Skills & Capabilities
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to consult and communicate with all levels in the organization, to advise management of new technology initiatives, and to propose process improvements based on emerging technologies to the benefit of the client.
    • Strong interpersonal and problem-solving skills.

    Sincerely,

    Jagadish Tulagapu
    Sr Technical Recruiter

    400 W Cummings Park
    Suite 2850
    Woburn, MA-01801
    Email: jagadish@xperttech.com
    Phone: 781-497-5081
    Fax: 978-405-5040
    Follow us on Twitter @XpertTechInc
    http://www.XpertTech.com

    Delivering the POWER of Technology

     
     
     
  • Hi Cliff,

    I have an excellent job opportunity!!

    You seems to be good virtual infrastructure consultant with good experience.

    Senior Virtual Infrastructure Consultant
    Location: Hartford, CT
    Duration: 12 Months+

    Please feel free to call on my number-781-497-5081

     
     
     
  • Greetings!!!

    This is Rakesh Rajput with Damcosoft Inc. Damcosoft is a part of DAMCO Solutions Group; we are a global staffing, consulting and technology solutions company, offering industry-specific solutions to our fortune 500 clients and worldwide corporations.

    We have an urgent Opening for “Citrix Admin” for of our client at “Merrimack, NH.”

    Damcosoft Inc is an equal opportunity employer, which is a global staffing, consulting and technology solutions company, offering industry-specific solutions to our fortune 500 clients and worldwide corporations. For immediate consideration, please send resume to “Rakesh Rajput” at “rakesh.rajput@damcosoft.com” OR Feel free to contact us at “212-389-9503*223”. if you need more information. Please visit http://www.damcosoft.com for more information about us.

    Note: We don’t Sponsor Visa’s.

    I’m sharing the Job Description with you so please go through it and let me know your Interest.
    Do let me know your desired hourly rates as well.
    If not Interested, Please help me out with some references if possible.

    Job Title: Citrix Admin
    Location: Merrimack, NH
    Duration: 6 Months

    Job Description:
    Primary Skills: Citrix Presentation Server Administration, Citrix Farms, Citrix Xen Desktop, Remote Desktop Services and Citrix Xen App
    • Citrix Installation, Application Streaming; Content redirection setup; Roaming profile management, folder redirection
    • Experience supporting a large-scale, multi-platform enterprise computing environment delivered via Citrix
    • Solid understanding of and extensive experience with VMware/VDI/blade workstation/XenApp operating environments
    • Experience in installation and monitoring of Application Servers
    • Provides technical leadership for design and engineering engagements and for problem/performance issues resolution for all aspects associated with the Citrix technologies and will participate in the delivery of the technical architectural design, strategies and plans that will be a delivered on an ongoing basis
    • Responsible for Capacity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning designs
    • Provide XenApp Design, implement and optimize technology or process solutions to meet customer requirement for virtual client computing is a plus.

     
     
     
  • Hi,

    Kingston is looking for the below mentioned skill candidates for reputed client in bangalore.2-6 yrs exp
    Capability: WES Citrix-XenDesktop,Windows 7 Job title – Citrix Support Analyst – Performing general Citrix support and maintenance tasks – Keeping the Citrix deployment and process documentation current – Performing defined tasks to maintain current Citrix farms.

    interested, pls share the profiles to soha@kingstoninfosolution.com

     
     
     
  • Todd Bochenek

    Cliff,

    My name is Todd Bochenek and i was curious if you would be interested in the below job description my client has available. This is supporting the Pentagon but does not involve a clearance. Position location is Crystal City VA. Please contact me at tbochenek@latitudeinc.net.

    Overview: is in need of a Citrix Engineer to provide network design, analysis, management, engineering, and security for Citrix systems for the Department of Defense.

    Major Duties & Responsibilities: Work in an elite system engineering team. Lead Citrix system design and planning to pilot advanced VDI solutions for government management and end users. Identify and assist in the procurement of necessary equipment. Install, configure, and provide administration for multiple enterprise-level Citrix farms. Develop and implement network security policies. Test and evaluate network to eliminate problems and identify areas for improvement. Provide research and planning for system upgrades and enhancements including the ongoing study of new and emerging technologies. Provide guidance on the integration of new tools and technologies into the existing infrastructure.

    Qualifications: 5+ years experience in a network or system engineering role. Bachelor’s degree in a related field. Extensive experience with Citrix systems including design, implementation, and administration. Experience with MetaFrame, Presentation Server, and XenApp Desktop. Experience with Microsoft tools and technologies including Windows, Exchange, Active Directory, Terminal Services, and SQL. Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining servers and desktops in an enterprise organization. Solid communication skills are critical

     
     
     
  • I wanted to reach out to you to see if you would potentially be interested in an opportunity we are seeking on a project with the Brooke Army Medical Center in Fort Sam Houston, TX for a Citrix Administrator. It may not be as high leve as your other projects but I thought I would ping you. If you are not interested but have others in your circle that are looking. Please send them my way. Thank you for your time and consideration

     
     
     
  • Roshan

    Hi,
    Kindly Find below Requirement with our Direct Client.
    Job Title: Citrix Systems Engineer
    Duration: 3 Months- Contract to Hire/full time
    Location: Houston, TX.

    Responsibilities
    • Serve as subject matter expert for the Citrix Environment.
    • Manage and support, Citrix XenApp, XenDesktop & Citrix Web interface.
    • Perform general administration of servers (upgrades, patching & installs).
    • Provide direct and remote escalated application/server support in Citrix environments.
    • Assist in the upgrade to XenApp 6 and XenDesktop 5.
    • Document configurations and procedures that will be transitioned to the help desk and support teams.
    • Manage Citrix application builds, release cycles, patching and test schedules.
    • Support and maintain information security measures as appropriate to the position.

    Required Skills and Abilities:
    • 10+ years of experience working with Citrix Systems or other virtualization and remote computing platforms.
    • 5+ years of Experience with XenApp and XenDesktop.
    • Experience in managing and deploying multiple high availability Citrix Farms, Presentation Server 4.0/4.5 to XenApp 5.x/6.x.
    • Expert knowledge of Citrix configurations and client management.
    • Experience in implementing Citrix performance optimization, scalability, security, high-availability, monitoring, printing, connectivity, profile management, Citrix policy and group policy.
    • Must have a solid foundation in Citrix XenApp 4.5/6.5 from initial requirements gathering, testing, documentation and installation through all troubleshooting aspects.

    Desired Skills:
    • Working knowledge of virtualization technologies such as VMware vSphere.
    • Expert knowledge of Windows server environments.
    • Solid knowledge and experience with Windows 7 and application delivery/packaging solutions.
    • Knowledge of enterprise storage systems.
    • Familiarity with PowerShell, or any other form of scripting and automation.
    • Familiarity with NetScaler and Storefront.
    • Experience working with mobile device management solutions.
    • A solid understanding of basic networking to include TCP/IP, subnets, VLANs and switching plus experience with advanced network concepts such as load balancing (GSLB, NLB) and QoS.

    Education
    • Citrix, Cisco and Microsoft certifications desired.
    • 4 year degree from accredited institution with relevant coursework, additional applicable work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

    If you are comfortable with the Requirement Kindly share your updated Profile ASAP

     
     
     
  • **URGENT NEED IN HOUSTON TX****
    Hello,
    I came across your resume and I have a W2 contract opportunity (no third parties or sponsorships) with my client in Houston, TX. If of interest please forward me a word document resume and salary requirements so I may submit you over today. Please cater your resume towards the job description. (If you could add any skills that you have, that’s not shown put in the meat of your resume if worked with. Also include positions job titles if not listed under each job). How available are you to interview over the phone. If you have any further questions please free to contact me. FYI-Are you authorized to work in the US
    ****Be sure things listed below (some if not all) in the description are truly visible in the “body of the resume” and the “summary”****

    RTS# 149266

    Description
    We need a very well seasoned CITRIX Admin that can
    hit the ground running from both a technical and customer interfacing perspective. He hadn’t built a enterprise Citrix farm since Presentation
    server 4.5 which is going out of support soon. Need someone with a history of building out a XA6/XA6.5 farm and performing a enterprise
    migration from 4.5 to 6/6.5, thus being able to provide advice on the spot.
    Skills and what’s needed:

    Houston, TX (on site at customer location)
    Strong Communication Skills
    Strong IT background including Windows Server
    Strong Citrix background (Presentation Server 4.5, XenApp 6, Edgesight)

    9193790251
    Sr Recruiter

     
     
     
  • Client: Pharmaceutical
    Location: West Point, PA
    Hourly Rate: DOE

    Please let me know if you have any other questions.
    Technical Analyst – Citrix Administrator
    Windows server 2000/2003/2008 Citrix Administrator
    XenApp 6.0, 4.5, CPS 4.0, MPS 3.0, MF XP
    The candidates will be required to perform application requirement analysis, installation and tuning of systems within Citrix environment. Facilitate the packaging process, Citrix POC, packaging installation, user access, Citrix roll up pack upgrades, Citrix farm enhancements and adhere to GCS processes. Upgrade of legacy Citrix environments to current TS standards Implementation of EdgeSite, AppSense and triCerat to provide stability and improved user experience.
    Excellent communication/negotiation/influencing Skills Excellent teamwork skills balanced with ability to work alone and a team environment.
    Responsibilities:
    · Application analysis and design for Citrix deployment
    · Create and modify installation instructions and test plans
    · Install / Publish applications to Citrix platforms
    · Work with customers to test and debug application installations
    · Facilitate creation of application install packages
    · Install Citrix upgrades and patches (Roll up packs)
    · Upgrade legacy Citrix environments
    Required Skills:
    · Microsoft Server (Active Directory, IIS, NT BackOffice, ACL, Windows 2000 – 2008, Windows XP – Windows7)
    · Citrix (MF XP – XenApp 6, triCerat, AppSense)
    · SAPGUI 7.xx knowledge
    · Scripting experience
    · Citrix clients knowledge
    · Citrix applications printing knowledge
    · Group Policy / Local Policy knowledge
    o In depth knowledge of desktops / Windows XP/7 OS / Windows Server 2000 – 2008 / Administrators
    o Web browser – Internet Explorer 6/8 knowledge
    o Software packaging, installation, maintenance experience
    · Excellent understanding of network communication protocols/ports (SSL, RDP, TLS, etc.) and network layers
    o Demonstrated success in building strong relationships with client organizations and across technology centers
    o Demonstrated requirements gathering skills through development of use cases and other methods and skills used in business analysis such as negotiation, decision making and problem solving skills

    Additional information:

    SAP background or experience is a required. This is a primary skillset for the position to implement the new SAPGUI v7.x and assist with the implementation of the new SAP Citrix environment on Windows 2008 XenApp v6 or above.

    Some technical requirements preferred to assist SAPGUI 7.30/ W2K8 upgrade project included the standard baseline Citrix Admin /XA6.0.
    Scripting experience
    Citrix clients knowledge
    Citrix applications printing knowledge
    Group Policy / Local Policy knowledge
    In depth knowledge of desktops / Windows XP/7 OS / Windows Server 2000 – 2008 / Administrators
    Web browser – Internet Explorer 6/8 knowledge
    Software packaging, installation, maintenance experience
    Excellent understanding of network communication protocols/ports (SSL, RDP, TLS, etc.) and network layers
    Demonstrated success in building strong relationships with client organizations and across technology centers
    Demonstrated requirements gathering skills through development of use cases and other methods and skills used in business analysis such as negotiation, decision making and problem solving skills

    Regards
    Sara
    sarajay.recruiter@gmail.com
    7324564246

     
     
     
  • jagadeesh

    Hi Cliff

    I have a direct Client requirement @@ TN please send me you latest copy of resume to jkumar@solutionit.com and you can also reach me at 781-497-9554

    Thanks & Regards
    Jagadeesh

     
     
     
  • Hello Cliff,

    Hope you’re doing good.Please go through the below Job Description.If you’re interested please mail me your ‘Updated Resume’ .

    Location: Newark DE
    Duration: 9 to 12 months

    Required:
    In depth knowledge of Citrix technologies including XenDesktop Provisioning Services and XenApps (6.0, 6.5), Citrix Client
    Experience with engineering Citrix desktop solutions for customized environments
    Experience with configuring solutions to deliver Citrix Apps to corporate mobile devices
    In depth knowledge of Windows operating systems including XP / Windows 7, Sever 2008R2
    In depth knowledge of VMWare and Microsoft HyperV technologies
    In depth knowledge of SCCM 2007, AD and Group Policies
    Strong communication skills, ability to coordinate efforts across multiple teams

    Preferred:
    Knowledge of a scripting tools (PowerShell) and / or programming language.

    With Regards
    Tony Rogers
    Syscom Technologies Inc.,
    4229 Lafayette Center Dr I Suite 1880 I Chantilly, VA 20151
    Phone: 703-444- 3327 (Direct)

     
     
     
  • rajeev joshi

    Hello,
    Hope you are doing great, This is Rajeev Joshi- Technical recruiter from Saicon Inc. and I am looking for Network Engineer for the location of Kansas City, MO, and Description as attached.If you are interested into This position please forward me your updated resume at rjoshi@saiconinc.com ASAP.

    Thanks and Regards,

    Rajeev

    PHONE:913-370-7929
    (913) 273-0058 (Fax)

    Email: rjoshi@saiconinc.com
    URL: http://www.saiconinc.com

    SBA 8(a) Certified /WBE/MBE/DBE/SDB
    Inc. 500 Company – 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
    CMMI Level 2 Certified
    ISO 9001:2008 Certified
    Ranked #1 ” Fastest-Growing Area Businesses” – Kansas City Business Journal – 2006
    Ranked in Top 10 of Corporate 100 – Ingram’s – 2006, 2007

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  • Deepali Vaghela

    Hello,

    Greetings for the day!

    I came ​​across your resume on http://cliffdavies.com/resume/.

    One of our clients
    ​​
    have an immediate requirement for the position of a Citrix Engineer (Citrix, VMWARE, PMP)
    ​ at Chicago, IL​
    . Please go through the job description below.

    1) Citrix/VMware Engineer Experience: The ideal candidate will have 5+ years’ experience as a Citrix or VMware Engineer.

    2) Citrix Xenapp 6.0 or 6.5: The ideal candidate will have experience designing, managing, administering, or supporting Citrix Xenapp 6.5

    3) Windows 7: The ideal candidate will have experience designing, managing, administering, or supporting Windows 7.

    4) SCCM: The ideal candidate will have experience designing, managing, administering, or supporting System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)

    5) Citrix VDI: The ideal candidate will have experience designing, managing, administering, or supporting Virtual Desktop Support (DVI)

    6) Strong Communication Skills: This role will require good written and verbal communication at all levels within the organization.

    **********************************NICE TO HAVE**********************************************

    Citrix CCEE or CAA certification

    Citrix CCA certification

    Experience with Regulated Environment

    Project Management Experience/ PMP certification is plus!

    Experience working alongside an Architect

    If you find these details suitable to look as your next stepping stone then please email your updated resume in word doc format at deepali.vaghela@mnkinfotech.com.

    Also let me know what would be the convenient time to discuss further.


    Thanks,
    Warm Regards,

    Deepali
    MNK Infotech Inc
    412-213-8665 (Off)
    888-510-0608 (fax)
    http://www.mnkinfotech.com
    http://www.nbs.co.in
    Woman-owned Business Enterprise
    Historically Underutilized Business (HUB)

     
     
     
  • Cliff, we are looking to start up a quick project for one of our clients in Wisconsin to upgrad1 of t2 citrix sever farms from 5.0 to 6.5. need to scope the existing 5.0 environemnt for upgrade path curent environment us running on Hyper-V(5 hosts servers running 60 VMs) once the upgrade is complete may be looking to implement Xen desktop. Let me know if you are in the market for a short project

    Tom Luksich
    Caspian Technologies
    262-314-6022

     
     
     
  • Hi,

    I have a position of VMware Engineer in Dallas TX, please reply me back if interested, my contact details given below.

    Mark
    mark@eastgatetech.net
    516-515-6357

     
     
     
  • Impressive resume~!

    We have a Systems Engineer XenApp job opening in central Orange County with a great company that’s been in the computer electronics business for over 40 years, with annual income of $350M and around 400 employees in multiple offices. Solid salary/benefits package. Friendly and stable place to work.

    If you’d consider making a move at this time, please call me and I’ll give you full details. Also, if this is not a good time for a career change, will you send on this information to a qualified colleague?

    Much appreciated!

    Nita Ryan
    Partner
    TopTec IT Recruiting & Staffing
    800 972-8432
    Apple Valley, CA 92308
    Nita@TopTecIT.net
    http://www.toptecit.net
    http://www.linkedin.com/in/nitaryan
    http://www.linkedin.com/company/toptec-it-recruiting-&-staffing

     
     
     
  • Anita Raj

    Hi
    I am looking for citrix Architect,if your friends or anyone looking for it then please let me know.
    Duration : 3+months
    Location : El Segunda,CA.
    L6.1
    Description: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience in lieu of degree
    (ii) Strong knowledge with Microsoft Windows, Active Directory, GPOs, Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SQL
    (iii) Strong hands on experience supporting Citrix MetaFrame / Presentation Server / XenServer / XenDesktop / XenApp or equivalent

    Contact :anita.aesinc@gmail.com or call @ 630-242-8896 EXT 322

     
     
     
  • Suresh Sundaram

    Hi Sir,

    I want to become a Citrix Professional . please share what are all the product i have to learn? and where I have to start?.

    Please share some training materials to me . Thanks!

     
     
     
  • Citrix Engineer
    14+ Months Contract
    Milwaukee, WI
    Interview Process- 1 phone interview
    We work only on W2 Tax term.

    Job Description:
    Without direct supervision, perform Citrix Application support (break/fix, migrations, user set-up). Prepare and execute related installation, operation and maintenance specifications and instructions. Analyze related technical data in support of various applications and in the development of new or modified solutions.
    Key technical contributor on projects involving multi-functional and/or multi-site personnel. Implement project requirements requiring Citrix deployed applications to meet customer requirements. Assist project team in defining system requirements.

    General Responsibilities
    • Provide daily system/application administration for Citrix environment, with ownership and accountability for incidents related to defined applications
    • Contributes to team efforts by providing technical/process expertise and guidance and working towards common goals.
    • Responds with urgency to customer needs and solves complex customer problems. Approaches problem solving keeping the needs of global internal/external customers and global solutions in mind.
    • Contributes to organizational performance through timely implementation of projects or assigned tasks that produce business results.

    Required Qualifications
    • Demonstrated, and current, Citrix experience – especially XenApps and XenServer – (version 6 and above)
    * Experience administrating Citrix in a virtual host environment
    • Previous experience supporting and administrating multi-layered applications
    • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and implement performance and tuning techniques in Citrix environment
    • Provide guidance and recommendations to Application support teams on application tuning
    • Ability to work effectively, both independently and in a team environment.
    • Attention to detail combined with excellent problem solving skills
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; interacting with peers, management and users

    Desired Qualifications
    * CCA, CCAA, CCEA Certifications highly desired
    * Experience with Citrix Netscaler 10
    • Experience supporting ERP applications in distributed environment, especially SAP related tools
    • Working knowledge of information security policies, baselines and procedures. Conducts all tasks in accordance with the requirement to comply with security controls.

    Thanks & Regards,
    Syed Ahmed
    syed@mmcsystems.com
    201-215-0057

     
     
     
  • We are looking for an experienced level 3 engineer that has done a VMWare to Hyper-V migration using the core version of Hyper-V. We estimate the need for a 30 hour project at a Dallas, TX client office. Would you have suggestions on people or resources that we might contact?

    Thanks,
    Mark Bishop
    Intelinet Systems
    (972) 331-3324

     
     
     
  • Vinit Roy

    Hi Cliff,,
    Hope You are doing great . I am reaching you for CITRIX Architect Position _ Denver , CO _ Full Time Position .
    If available, revert ASAP with Expected Salary & Skype Id & An Updated Resume ..
    Revert ASAP at vinit.roy@e-solutionsinc,com
    Kindly Refer Others Also..

    Thanks & Regards ,
    Vinit Roy
    Technical Recruiter

     
     
     
  • Hi Cliff,
    Hope you are doing well.
    I am Nagendra from e-Solutions Inc. We have urgent opening with one of our client, please let me know your interest ASAP….

    Job Title: Citrix Consultant
    Location: Denver, CO
    Duration: Fulltime

    Role & Responsibilities:

    Citrix Architect is responsible for providing architectural level recommendations and support to complex Citrix environments within Client network. He is also responsible Managing the design, implementation, and support for Citrix and Virtual Desktop infrastructure necessary to support the deployment of all applications and clients across the organization. The role is also responsible for providing support for server systems including file, print, application, gateway, database, and other specialty servers.
    • Design and implementation XenApp, XenServer and XenDesktops – VDIs
    • Migration of Citrix old environments to new XenApp environment.
    • Configuring high availability for XenServers, Presentation Servers, using Netscaler.
    • Integrating Citrix access through SSL proxy with AD server and RSA authentication.
    • Review and agree on the Design parameters.
    • Publish the required applications in Presentation server and test the application connectivity.
    • Install management and monitoring components and hand over to Operations team

    Skills:
    • Engineering Degree with 8-11 years in IT
    • Strong knowledge on Citrix Technologies like XenApp, XenServer, XenDesktops and Architecting/design experience on these technologies.
    • IT Infrastructure domain knowledge is a must
    • Strong hands-on knowledge on Citrix implementation and configuration in an Enterprise setup.
    • Hands-on experience on Citrix deployment.
    • Extensive knowledge of Windows Servers and Active Directory 2003/2008
    • Experience in managing storage subsystems for creating file stores for users.
    • Working knowledge on Cluster environment
    • XenDesktop implementation knowledge
    • Good Communication skills
    • Process orientation
    • Good and effective written and oral communication

    List top 4 qualities :
    • Deep expertise in Citrix XenApp, XenServer or XenDesktop :- Architecting, Design and implementation
    • Strong Active Directory knowledge
    • Good documentation skill.
    • Oral and Written communication skills

    Warm Regards
    Nagendra Choudhary
    e-Solutions, Inc.
    nagendra.c@e-solutionsinc.com
    Phone: 408-722-9411

     
     
     
  • siva kumar

    Hello,

    This is Siva Kumar from KRG TECHNOLOGIES; We are looking for VDI Architect for the below mentioned job description. Kindly forward me your resume, rate and contact details for further process.

    I also kindly request you to forward this opportunity to your friends or colleagues; so that we can help someone who may be in search of a job or looking for a change.

    VDI Architect
    Location: New York City, NY
    Duration: 12 Months

    Note: we are looking for a very senior resource who is not just an Architect but a managerial level too.
    He/she will be driving Solution design for VDI Implementation.

    – Experience in VDI implementation (Citrix, VMWARE, MS)
    – Expertise on XEN/Citrix deployment
    – Experience in running/deigning POC’s for VDI deployment
    – Expertise on VDI architecture design for high end (Graphical, GPU intensive) applications
    – Knowledge of ILIO Diskless VDI (e.g. Atlantis)
    – Expertise in designing Mobility solutions/strategy
    – Preferred knowledge of n/w bandwidth impact
    – Preferred knowledge of tools for large scale deployment

    Thanks Regards,
    Siva Kumar
    KRG Technologies Inc.
    25000 | Avenue Stanford | Suite 243 | Valencia, CA 91355
    Direct Phone: 661-367-8000 X 208 | Fax: (661) 257-9968
    URL: http://www.krgtech.com | Yahoo IM: sivakumarrecruiter

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  • Maximus Green

    Hi Cliff,
    Hope you are doing well.
    I am Maximus recruiter from VDART Inc. We have urgent opening with one of our client, please let me know your interest ASAP….

    Job Title: Citrix Consultant
    Location: Denver, CO
    Duration: Fulltime

    Job Title : Citrix Admin – L3
    Location : Cary,, NC
    Duration : FTE

    General Description:

    Responsibilities:

    • Adhering to SLAs
    • Helping team members in case of Issues/Technical Problems
    • Handling tickets / Requests
    • Accountable for successful completion of Installation, configuration and migration
    • Accountable for building / maintaining a test environment
    • Evaluation of new technologies and design changes
    • Accountable for Backup/Restoration Strategy for 24×7 operation support
    • Responsible for deployment of right patches/upgrades to maintain security level
    • Active contributor in Data centre consolidation

    Technical Requirements:

    • 5+ Years of hands on experience on Citrix technologies (XenApp / XenDesktop / XenServer)
    • 7+ Years of Experience in global projects with expertise in following areas:
    • Windows 2000/2003/2008 Servers – commission, recovery, maintenance, troubleshooting of OS and hardware issues, decommission etc.
    • Good working knowledge of Active Directory, DNS, DHCP and WINS
    • Maintenance, troubleshooting of Citrix 4.x and XenApp 5.0, 6.0 servers
    • Migration of applications from legacy Citrix farms to XenApp 5.0 / 6.0 / 6.5 serverfarms
    • ITIL Processes – Change, Incident and Problem management
    • Servers management using remote tools (ILO/DRAC/OpenManage)
    • MS Patches deployment using WSUS or Bigfix
    • Must have experience in creating and maintaining SOPs to run offshore operations
    • Experience in handling Escalated issues including coordination with multiple teams and vendor
    • Preparing the incident report / root cause analysis reports
    • Team handling skills
    • Computing or similar subject related degree
    • Interpersonal sensitivity and customer responsiveness
    • Ability to communicate complex technical contents plainly and simply
    • CCA Certified
    • MCP / MCTS/ MCSA/MCSE or MCITP in Windows 2000 or above would be added advantage
    • Good Hardware knowledge and troubleshooting experience

    Soft Skills:

    • Excellent communication and conversation skills (Verbal and Written)
    • Good documentation skills
    • Good working knowledge of MS OFFICE (Including MS Project and Visio)
    • Should have a great customer handling skills
    • Able to handle unforeseen situations
    • High level of acceptance
    • Can drive HCL’s value and its methodology

    Regards,
    Maximus Green
    VDart Inc
    Phone: 678-720-2050
    Fax: 866-431-2320
    Email: maximus@vdartinc.com
    http://www.vdartinc.com
    Follow us on Twitter: @vdartinc
    WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER (EOE)

     
     
     
  • Maximus Green

    Hi Cliff,
    Hope you are doing well.
    I am Maximus recruiter from VDART Inc. We have urgent opening with one of our client, please let me know your interest ASAP….

    Job Title : Citrix Admin – L3
    Location : Cary,, NC
    Duration : FTE

    General Description:

    Responsibilities:

    • Adhering to SLAs
    • Helping team members in case of Issues/Technical Problems
    • Handling tickets / Requests
    • Accountable for successful completion of Installation, configuration and migration
    • Accountable for building / maintaining a test environment
    • Evaluation of new technologies and design changes
    • Accountable for Backup/Restoration Strategy for 24×7 operation support
    • Responsible for deployment of right patches/upgrades to maintain security level
    • Active contributor in Data centre consolidation

    Technical Requirements:

    • 5+ Years of hands on experience on Citrix technologies (XenApp / XenDesktop / XenServer)
    • 7+ Years of Experience in global projects with expertise in following areas:
    • Windows 2000/2003/2008 Servers – commission, recovery, maintenance, troubleshooting of OS and hardware issues, decommission etc.
    • Good working knowledge of Active Directory, DNS, DHCP and WINS
    • Maintenance, troubleshooting of Citrix 4.x and XenApp 5.0, 6.0 servers
    • Migration of applications from legacy Citrix farms to XenApp 5.0 / 6.0 / 6.5 serverfarms
    • ITIL Processes – Change, Incident and Problem management
    • Servers management using remote tools (ILO/DRAC/OpenManage)
    • MS Patches deployment using WSUS or Bigfix
    • Must have experience in creating and maintaining SOPs to run offshore operations
    • Experience in handling Escalated issues including coordination with multiple teams and vendor
    • Preparing the incident report / root cause analysis reports
    • Team handling skills
    • Computing or similar subject related degree
    • Interpersonal sensitivity and customer responsiveness
    • Ability to communicate complex technical contents plainly and simply
    • CCA Certified
    • MCP / MCTS/ MCSA/MCSE or MCITP in Windows 2000 or above would be added advantage
    • Good Hardware knowledge and troubleshooting experience

    Soft Skills:

    • Excellent communication and conversation skills (Verbal and Written)
    • Good documentation skills
    • Good working knowledge of MS OFFICE (Including MS Project and Visio)
    • Should have a great customer handling skills
    • Able to handle unforeseen situations
    • High level of acceptance
    • Can drive HCL’s value and its methodology

    Regards,
    Maximus Green
    VDart Inc
    Phone: 678-720-2050
    Fax: 866-431-2320
    Email: maximus@vdartinc.com
    http://www.vdartinc.com
    Follow us on Twitter: @vdartinc
    WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER (EOE)

     
     
     
  • permanent position for Application support engineer

    Job Title: Application Support Engineer III
    Location: Dallas, TX
    Department: IT Operations
    Reports to: Service Support Manager
    Role Level: IV
    Grade: 10

    Summary of Responsibilities:
    Responsible for assisting in the support of custom applications, implementing packaged applications, monitoring critical logs, and working directly with users to troubleshoot and support incidents regarding custom applications and systems issues. Follow-up with users and support staff as needed on requests and problem tickets. Reporting and follow-up for service management, including incident management, problem management, and release management. Liaison among users, technical support and development teams. Work directly with the technical and development teams to resolve issues. On-call production support and maintenance required for support of all applications.

    Essential Job Functions:
    • Implements packaged applications, monitors critical logs and systems.
    • Works directly with users to troubleshoot and support incidents regarding custom applications and systems issues.
    • Supports all custom applications.

    Requirements:
    • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, mathematics or natural sciences preferred.
    • Demonstrable aptitude in math and analytics.
    • Minimum three (3) years hands-on experience with Citrix.
    • Minimum three (3) to five (5) years hands-on experience with Microsoft-based systems.
    • Minimum three (3) to five (5) years experience in a call center environment.
    • Minimum three (3) to (5) years experience with Local Area Networks and distributed computing environments.
    • Minimum three (3) to five (5) years experience in information technology.
    • Highly developed organizational skills.
    • Understanding of .Net Framework.
    • Understanding of object-oriented development.
    • Minimum three (3) to five (5) years’ experience with application support.
    • Highly developed organizational skills.
    • Highly developed, process-oriented skills for troubleshooting, problem solving, and problem resolution.
    • Be able to isolate problems between hardware and software and provide information to appropriate development team(s).
    • Assist in testing of solutions.
    • Superior verbal and written communication skills.
    • Must be customer-focused.
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality.

    Working Conditions:
    • Extended working hours may be required by management and business needs.
    • Travel to multiple facilities may be required.
    • May be required to lift, push, or pull materials weighing up to twenty (20) pounds.
    • May be required to sit and review information on a computer screen for long periods of time.
    • May require repetitive motions of the hands and wrist related to writing and typing at an electronic keyboard.
    • Corporate / satellite office role.

     
     
     
  • Hope you are doing well!

    We have an opportunity for Citrix Architect with one of our clients in New Orleans LA

    Please see the job details below and let me know if you would be interested in this role.

    If interested, please send me a copy of your resume, your contact details, your availability and a good time to connect with you.

    Title: Citrix Architect

    Location: New Orleans LA

    Terms: 6 Months Contract

    Job Details:

    6+ years’ experience in architecting, designing, migrating, troubleshooting, and implementing Citrix XenApp, XenDesktop and XenServer technologies.
    2+ years’ experience in performing configuration, testing and implementation of Citrix NetScaler HA and LB
    10+ years of Network, Storage and Infrastructure (Data Center, etc.) experience. A strong understanding of leading manufactures routing and switching architecture; and experience with storage and virtualization products from leading manufactures.
    Must demonstrate a strong understanding of Converged Infrastructure concepts
    Must have the ability to architect end-to-end solutions and have hands-on experience setting up, maintaining and expanding large scale heterogeneous environments.
    Excellent time management, communication, prioritization and negotiation skills.
    Account planning skills with experience in up-sell and cross-sell strategies.
    Strong organizational, oral and written communication skills.
    Ability to clearly articulate and demonstrate the value proposition.

    Thanks,

    REKHA
    CYNET SYSTEMS Inc
    REKHA@CYNETSYSTEMS.COM
    Ph:703.831.6366 | Fx:866.838.0907 | http://WWW.CYNETSYSTEMS.COM
    IT & ENGINEERING CONSULTING

     
     
     
  • Client in FortWorth TX seeks to HIRE a Citrix VDI Administrator
    Would this be of interest?

    If so, please contact me and I will send the full job description for your review

     
     
     
  • Title: Software Product Applications Engineer
    Location: Irvine, Ca
    Type: Permanent

    Responsibilities:
    • Support of architecture and SW questions and issues
    • Pre-sales and post-sales support via email, phone, and customer visits
    • Documentation
    • Product definition and roadmap
    • Analysis of customer architecture and requirements
    • Debugging of complicated issues and problems
    • System debugging and bring up
    • Training of customers and Field Applications Engineers

    Job Requirements:

     BS, MS, or post-graduate degree in a relevant field (e.g., Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Computer Science).

     Minimum of 8 to 15+ years in relevant fields with a strong track record of success.

    must have experience
     Strong working knowledge of C++ w/ ability to debug large code
     Able to modify/create simple function/API and push out a patch
     VBS knowledge is a plus

    System knowledge
    • Good understanding of L2 layer
    • Experience with Ethernet system and standard.
    • Working knowledge of high-speed (10Gbps+) phy and SerDes
    • Register level programming of complex devices
    • Architecture, programming, or support of complex System on a Chip devices is a plus
    • MACsec experience is a plus

    Should someone need more information I can be reached at ajay@mitresource.com.

     
     
     
  • Cliff, I have a Full time role as below, Please call me on my number to discuss.

    Job Title: Server Administrator with Citrix
    Location: Kansas City, MO.
    Duration: Full Time

    Job Description:
    The client is looking for a Server Administrator who can join for a fulltime position.

    Required Skills:
    • Server Administration
    • Citrix

    1 972426 7311

     
     
     
  • Surender Dargan

    Hi Cliff,

    We have a wonderful opportunity with one of our client:

    Job Title: : Senior Citrix Engineer
    Location: Chicago.
    Job Description: I will send you for your review if you are interested.

     
     
     
  • Hi Cliff,
    Hope you are doing great.
    I’m currently working on below requirement, please review the details below and let me know your interests.

    Title : Citrix/Xenapp Engineer
    Duration : 12+ months contract
    Location : Dublin, OH
    Candidate rate : $50/hr MAX

    The client has an urgent need for a Citrix XenApp Engineer for a contract opportunity with essential duties as follow:-
    • Windows Citrix Server Design, Build, Installation and Configuration based on Microsoft and 3rd party applications
    • Will be tasked with Design and Installation duties associated with Citrix XenApp, Microsoft RDS and AppV technologies
    • Application Packaging, Testing, Deployment and integration with Active Directory are also in-scope activities
    • Create Logical and Physical designs of new environments and will also need to provide RTS Maintenance and Break-Fix production coverage

    Job Requirements
    • Citrix XenApp 6.5 Plus
    • Web Interface 5.4
    • Edgesight 5.4 preferred
    • Windows 2008 Server R2

    Thanks &Regards

    Sridar Guvvala
    Sr. Recruiter
    Ultra Minds IT | 3219 Willow Ridge Drive, Bridgeville, Pennsylvania 15017
    Desk : 412-386-1213 EXT 106
    Direct : 412-267-4627
    Email : sridar@ultramindsit.com
    W : http://www.ultramindsit.com

     
     
     
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