Citrix Solution Architect Project Leadership Associates
As Project Leadership Associates (PLA) continues to grow, we are adding a Citrix Solution Architect to work within our Virtual End User Computing practice. The role of a Solution Architect requires excellent communications, presentation, and presales skills, as well as excellent technical analysis skills. This position will be responsible for desktop and application virtualization assessments, virtualization designs, implementation and upgrades of virtualized desktop and application infrastructures.
This individual should have a minimum of 9 years? experience with 5 being in a Sr. Architectural role. The position will work closely with sales and delivery teams to win, scope, design and deliver a range of infrastructure solutions to wide range of clients and will require leading client engagements, developing and maintaining reference architectures, providing subject matter expertise and oversight in delivery of our solutions, and provide technical expertise and solution support throughout the sales process.
Virtualization: XenApp, XenDesktop, View, Microsoft RDS
Hypervisors: vSphere, Hyper-V, XenServer
Operating Systems: Windows 7, 8, Windows Server 2008, 2012
Components: Active Directory, Networking, Servers, Storage, Personalization, Monitoring
Implementation, administration, and troubleshooting experience in Citrix systems including Presentation Server/XenApp and XenDesktop and associated Access Suite products.
Knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory and Group Policies on Windows 2008/2012 R2 Server
Application integration experience including scripting, registry, application packaging, and other related application integration and troubleshooting skills
Citrix XenDesktop 5.x, 7.x, XenApp 6.x, 7.x experience, Citrix Edgesight, NetScaler Gateway a plus
VMWare, XenServer, Hyper-V experience a plus
Hands on experience with virtualization and desktop virtualization products including Citrix XenDesktop, Citrix XenApp, App-V, Provisioning Server, MCS, AppSense, Liquidware Labs, RES, Atlantis ILIO
Expertise with Windows OS (XP, Win7/8, Server 2008/2012) and Active Directory
Experience packaging and deploying applications in a XenApp, terminal server or VDI environment
Knowledge of Datacenter infrastructure including DNS, PXE, DHCP, NTP, SMTP, MS Exchange, Antivirus, Security
Citrix CCA certification minimum
Citrix CCEA, CCEE, CCIA preferred
Citrix CCA-V/CCP-V/CCE-V preferred
VMware VCP 4/5 preferred
VMware Desktop Virtualization Competency preferred
VMware Business Continuity Competency preferred
MCITP ? Virtualization Administration preferred
Microsoft certifications a plus
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|Company Profile:||Project Leadership Associates (PLA) is a business and technology consulting firm that empowers small, mid-market and enterprise organizations with services across four core solution groups: 1) Strategy & Execution, 2) Business Operations, 3) Applications and 4) Infrastructure. We focus on delivering all of our services with industry leading thought-leadership, seasoned senior consultants and strong business understanding. As our name suggests, we hire experienced consultants with strong business and technical backgrounds, capable of leading projects to successful completion.
PLA has been consistently ranked among Crain's Chicago Businesses' Fast 50 and Inc. Magazine's Inc. 5000 List as an annual recognition of our growth, performance, and for maintaining profitability since its founding in 1998. With headquarters in Chicago and branch offices in Houston, Indianapolis, Milwaukee, New Orleans, New York, San Francisco and Washington DC, PLA is uniquely poised to offer a broad array of business and IT consultancy services that work collaboratively with clients to help them realize substantial results. Project Leadership Associates, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes individuals of diverse talents and backgrounds.
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