CACI International VDI Systems Engineer in International, Germany
Are you interested in continuing your career in Europe in a mission focused environment? CACI has established and upcoming positions throughout the European theater supporting multiple customers for the Department of Defense. We are looking for experienced, innovative and motivated IT Specialists to support enablement of AFRICOM, EUCOM and CJTF-HOA’s mission objectives.
What You’ll Get to Do:
The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for developing, maintaining, upgrading, patching, and securing Microsoft Windows desktop environments in multiple Virtual Desktop Infrastructure environments. Our environment is provided by Citrix, so expertise operating and maintaining
Citrix infrastructure (PVS, DDC, StoreFront servers, etc.) is mandatory. Strong experience maintaining Microsoft Windows systems within DoD environments is also a firm requirement. Experience managing a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure environment and/or preparing master Operating System images for deployment is expected. Candidate must possess developed communication skills in order to effectively work with colleagues to drive innovation and communicate capabilities to fellow team members, colleagues, management, and customer leadership. The ability to provide technical team leadership (as a Subject Matter Expert – SME) required. The ability to manage and supervise the team is strongly desired.
More About the Role:
Secondary responsibilities will include developing, maintaining, and updating Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops environments as required. Experience with VDI deployments, specifically Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops, is desirable. Candidate will be responsible for developing and implementing technical standards (SOP, TTP, implementation instructions, other required documentation) and monitoring processes for information systems. Candidate will collaborate and liaise with other teams within the organization as well as VDI team members to identify, track, and report on opportunities for system optimization, methods to drive efficiency, identify and reduce error rates, and empirically document customer experience.
The successful candidate will:
Demonstrate a strong background in managing Citrix solutions
Follow technical guidance from fellow team members, leadership, and customers about maintaining, operating, and evolving Citrix environments and be able to independently action that guidance
Maintain high service availability by liaising with many stakeholders to identify risk and threats to the delivery of VDI services
Rapidly identify and correct faults impacting service delivery
Demonstrate the ability to work with multi-disciplinary teams for coordination and trouble shooting.
Bring experience or be able to effectively manage team members with regard to personnel guidance, setting team and personnel goals, and managing time cards.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
Excellent verbal and written communications skills
A certification IAW DoD 8570.1 Technical Level II
US Citizenship and Active Secret Clearance
Motivated, self-starting individual
Strong background / experience with Microsoft Windows desktop Operating Systems
Experience with Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
Knowledge of DoD IA/Cybersecurity and IT regulations and guidance
Demonstrated background troubleshooting complex IT issues
Citrix Certified Associate certification (CCA-V) – Required. Citrix Certified Professional-Virtualization (CCP-V) preferred.
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Proficiency in PowerShell scripting
Experience in the evaluation and integration of new technologies into existing environments
CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.