Systems Administrator - Citrix - SISW - 240193

Job Description

Company: SISW - EDA 
Job Title: Systems Administrator - Citrix – SISW - EDA - 239992
Job Location: OR, WA, TX, MA, AZ, MI, AL, NY
Job Category: Information Technology

Do you enjoy solving problems and have a passion for building high availability systems and administration? Do you have experience in a medium scale data center environment?  Siemens EDA is seeking a Citrix NetScaler Systems Administrator to join our Systems Engineering team to help manage our critical business systems data center.

 Daily duties will include (but not be limited to):

  • Maintenance of various components associated with the Citrix environment which includes, but is not limited to, Published Applications, Profile Management, Provisioning Services, Load Balancing, Redirect/Forwarding, VM Management and Group Policy
  • Work effectively as a team member in a fast paced, dynamic, deadline-driven environment
  • Respond to, identify, isolate and resolve issues related to the Citrix environment
  • Assist in the analyzing, tuning and configuring of Citrix environment to perform optimally
  • Manage guest Operating Systems including resource allocation, patching, and user management
  • Participate in a 24/7 on-call rotation
  • Respond to all inquiries, incidents and projects in a timely manner meeting customer SLA


  • 5+ years professional experience in an enterprise level distributed data center environment utilizing a variety of technologies and operating systems including Citrix NetScaler, SAN, NAS, SUSE Linux, Solaris, Windows Server, VMware, MS SQL and Oracle
  • 2+ years professional experience working as a Citrix or Systems Administrator in an enterprise data center environment
  • Experience in building, troubleshooting and maintaining Citrix NetScaler and/or other web load balancing solutions (NSX, F5, A10, etc)
  • Gather business and technical requirements necessary for the design, development and implementation of enterprise application delivery and load balancing solutions 
  • Working knowledge of web load balancing features (i.e., application firewall, load balancing, etc.) 
  • Provide Operating System administration for, but not limited to Linux and Windows Server guests including guest OS builds, template creation and deployment, and VM cloning 
  • Knowledge of backup and recovery best practices 
  • Knowledge of Disaster Recovery best practices 
  • Strong automation/scripting expertise (i.e., PowerShell, Ansible, Python)
  • Experience with the configuration and management of NAS related technologies and file systems 
  • Solid understanding of TCP/IP, LDAP, DNS and other networking protocols
  • Proven experience supporting and communicating effectively with end users and internal customers
  • System tuning and capacity planning activities geared towards meeting specified service levels 
  • Strong knowledge of systems administration and best practices 
  • Working knowledge of virtualization technologies such as VMware, Docker, etc.

Other Qualifications

  • A team player with good verbal and written communication skills
  • A critical thinker and problem solver
  • Highly organized with solid documentation skills and consultative experience and skills
  • Able to work in high-profile, potentially stressful customer environments
  • Able to work flexible schedules, evenings and weekends, according to project requirements
  • Able to deliver small projects with minimal oversight and direction
  • Able work as a member of a team on large projects taking direction from a project manager and/or lead architect
  • Citrix Certified Administrator (CCA) and/or Citrix Certified Enterprise Administrator (CCEA) certification (desired but not required)



At Siemens we are always challenging ourselves to build a better future.  We need the most innovative and diverse Digital Minds to develop tomorrow’s reality.  Find out more about the Digital world of Siemens here:

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry Software Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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