VDI Engineer (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure)-Hybrid Remote

Date: Jul 29, 2022

Location: US-NJ-Bridgewater, New Jersey, US

Company: Bausch Health

RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Central point for architecting, implementing and maintaining Virtual Desktop

Infrastructure (Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) and Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop Platforms).

  • Expertise in Endpoint Transformation/ Modernization especially focusing on Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD), Citrix and App virtualization.
  • Experience with Azure IaaS and PaaS solutions.
  • Experience deploying AVDs with DevOps (CD/CD pipelines)
  • Experience with designing and deployment of print solutions in VDI environment.
  • Experience with design and deployment of Multifactor Authentication (Microsoft MFA)
  • Working knowledge of cloud security architecture and best practices.
  • Working knowledge of cloud networking and Citrix NetScaler appliances
  • Experience with deploying Citrix solutions for iOS end points.
  • Experience with version upgrades, OS upgrades, migrations and consolidation of citrix/VDI farms.
  • Support of Citrix Web Interface and StoreFront for remote access and third-party access as well as application virtualization and load testing
  • Engineering focused on the overall end user experience including everything from the end

device to the business applications that run on the customer’s virtual client platforms

  • Develop and maintain all technical schematics, Functional & Design Specifications, Installation Qualifications, and test plans
  • Assist with translating business requirements into technical architectures, designing and

implementing the infrastructure

  • Resolve Tier III escalated VDI issues
  • Experience with automation scripts is a plus
  • Completion of assigned ad-hoc projects and tasks

 

PRODUCT PROFICIENTCIES

 

  • Microsoft Azure and AVD
  • Microsoft DevOps (CI/CD Pipeline)
  • Windows Server 2008/2012 R2/2016/2019
  • Windows 7/8/10
  • Citrix XenApp 6.5/7.x
  • XenDesktop 7.x
  • Citrix Web Interface/StoreFront
  • Citrix NetScaler
  • VMware vSphere 6 and 7
  • Citrix EdgeSight/Director
  • Microsoft MFA and Office Suite

 

TECHNOLOGY PROFICIENTCIES

 

  • Cloud computing;
  • PowerShell automation;
  • Monitoring and metrics gathering for large enterprise environments;
  • Printing solutions for virtual client solutions;
  • Profile management for user personalization;
  • Security concepts for third parties accessing internal critical systems;
  • Desktop virtualization;
  • Server virtualization;
  • Provisioning Services and Machine Creation Services;
  • Network and storage concepts as it pertains to user based workloads;
  • Thin client edge devices and BYOD initiatives;
  • Load testing for virtual computing environments;
  • Web Interface/StoreFront/NetScaler/Remote access;
  • Application isolation and virtualization

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

 

  • 10 years’ experience across multiple VDI/Citrix disciplines including, but not limited to; desktop provisioning, application streaming and packaging, remote access, security and system monitoring
  • Extensive experience in the virtualization of AVD and Citrix based infrastructure and has a strong understanding of capacity management and demand forecasting
  • A solid understanding of storage solutions, personalization strategies and best practices as it relates to Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop
  • Experience with Office 365 integrations.

 

Certifications:

  • Citrix Certified Professional – Virtualization (CCP-V)
  • AVD Certification.