Infrastructure Engineer - Citrix and Virtualization Engineering

Location Toronto, Canada
JobType Temporary
Salary
Reference 13244

Job Title: Citrix and Virtualization Engineering - Infrastructure Engineer

Type: Contract - 12 months

Location: Toronto, ON

As a member of client’s Citrix & Virtualization Engineering team, you’ll play a crucial role in designing, building and supporting Citrix XenDesktop Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), Citrix XenApp infrastructure and related toolsets & technologies. You will provide technical leadership, standards and best practices during design, build, configuration, implementation and maintenance phases of initiatives/projects involving Citrix XenApp, XenDesktop and related toolsets. You will also provide level 3 support to resolve technology related incidents and will work with Service & Platform Management and Architecture teams to provide input into the future state architecture and roadmaps. This position requires knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures relative to Citrix/ VDI and overall responsibility for the health and well-being of the VDI environment. This includes troubleshooting directly with internal and external customers. You will also be responsible for establishing and maintaining procedures and documentation related to the virtual desktop environment, while adhering to the organization’s standard concepts, best practices and procedures.

How You’ll Succeed

  • Leadership & Communication – Collaborate with senior team members and leaders across the company and make informed recommendations to enhance Citrix related solutions. Weigh business needs against technology offerings, security concerns and provide recommendations to improve the user experience, which are practical and achievable.
  • GovernanceProactively contribute to governance initiatives in the development of company policies, audit requirements etc. Provide technical or business guidance to clients within and outside your own department.
  • EngineeringLead evaluation, selection and implementation of new and emerging products and techniques; support the development of business/technology proposals by estimating implementation costs and evaluating options.

Who You Are?

  • You're digitally savvy. You seek out innovative solutions and embrace evolving technologies. You can easily adapt to new tools and trends.
  • You love to learn. You're passionate about growing your knowledge, and you know that there is no limit to what you can achieve.
  • You put our clients first. You engage with purpose to find the right solutions. You go the extra mile, because it's the right thing to do.
  • You're driven by collective success. You know that collaboration can transform a good idea into a great one. You understand the power of an inclusive team that enjoys working together to bring a shared vision to life.
  • Values matter to you. You bring your real self to work and you live our values – trust, teamwork and accountability.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in Citrix – Virtualization engineering.
  • Experience designing, building and supporting Citrix XenDesktop Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), Citrix XenApp infrastructure and related toolsets & technologies.
  • Experience providing level 3 support to resolve technology related incidents and will work with Service & Platform Management and Architecture teams to provide input into the future state architecture and roadmaps.
  • Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures relative to Citrix/ VDI.