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:
CACI has an excellent opportunity for an experienced, self-directed, VDI Systems Engineer. This position is in support of a Department of Defense (DoD) organization, US EUCOM located OCONUS in Stuttgart, Germany. This position is required to travel OCONUS.
VDI Systems Engineers require extensive experience with managing complex and robust VDI implementations spanning several sites and enclaves in support of a dynamic customer with evolving needs. VDI Systems Engineers support infrastructure in both unclassified and classified domains, navigate several different procedural and process driven disciplines to deliver a product that is robust and compliant with the required security and operational mandates. This can include development of new capabilities and infrastructure as well as repurposing current capabilities to achieve new mandates. Responsibilities also include day to day monitoring and maintenance of current infrastructure as well as providing Tier 3 support for end user issues as requested, monitoring of licensing consumption and usage, and making recommendations for additional licensing and/or support contracts. May also provide work guidance and direction to others regarding assets within the assigned area of responsibility.
More About the Role:
The successful candidate must be able to communicate clearly and succinctly both written and orally, and present products and ideas in a business-like manner. The candidate will be required to work in dynamic fast paced environments that require team interaction and coordination of efforts. The candidate must be experienced in interfacing with both client managers and system users.
Continue to refine and develop the VDI environment to ensure stability and continued operation and alignment with required standards. Work with other teams as a subject matter expert for VDI specific components of projects as requested.
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
Additionally, the VDI Systems Engineer will provide remote support and/or travel to customer sites as required.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
Currently hold an adjudicated Secret Clearance and be able to maintain
BA/BS + 3 years recent specialized or AA/AS +7 years recent specialized or a major cert + 7 years recent specialized or 11 years of recent specialized experience
Extensive knowledge of VDI environments and the continued operation of a large scale VDI deployment
Experience with Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop/Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
Citrix Certified Professional (CCP-V)
CompTIA Security + (IAT Level II or greater)
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
ITIL v3 or v4 – Foundation
Experience with Citrix licensing
Experience with Microsoft licensing as it pertains to VDI environments
Adaptable to changing circumstances and operational needs
Understanding of Department of Defense Military standards
Experience with DoD IT security requirements
Experience managing Citrix Netscaler/ADC load balancing
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.