Job Details

NetScaler SME


GeoLogics Corporation


Sterling, VA 20164

TITLE: NetScaler Principal
CLEARANCE: Current TS/SCI with CI Poly
DATES: Start date 1/30/2018 Target date for Conversion to full time 7/15/2018

Excellent opportunity for a load balancer subject-matter expert to refine their skill set on a leading edge program with opportunities for leadership and growth. This position will report to the Manager O&S Support.
The duties of the NetScaler SME role include but may not be limited to:
• Mentoring and serving as an escalation point for Jr. System Engineers & System Administrators
• Advising management on situations that may require additional support or escalation including managing the process for internal/external communications for critical incidents and emergency activities
• Managing vendor relationships as dependent on daily operational needs
• Reviewing survey feedback to improve services, tools, and support user experience
• Identifying issues and creating improvement processes to help with the reduction of incident outage times
• Establishing and recommending configuration and recovery documentation for designated areas of responsibility
• Providing leadership, expertise, and strategic guidance on critical operations that span multiple systems and groups
• Optimizing performance and availability standards through implementing appropriate technical solutions through continual service improvement
• Ensuring compliance with policies and procedures including DoD STIG requirements
• Providing On-the-Job training to staff, as needed
• Creating, documents, and implementing department process, and procedures associated with administration of the duties assigned
• Performing other duties as assigned
• Flexibility is a must and after hours on-call may occur

• Education Required Bachelor's degree along with any of the following certifications: Citrix Certified Professional – Networking CCP - N - Citrix Certified Associate –
Networking CCA - N - F5 Certified Technology Specialists, ITIL Foundations certified
• 12+ years of technical experience in a combination of the following areas (minimum of 6+ of those years in the core skillset of the role's technology):
o Citrix NetScaler
o Citrix XenServer
o VMware vSphere
o Microsoft Server (2012 R2 experience preferred)
o Microsoft Windows 7 & 10
o SQL Server 2012 & 2014 (2014 experience preferred)
o Level 4 Load Balancing administration/maintenance
o Day-to-Day sustainment of XenDesktop, Cloud, and/or VDI (virtualized desktop infrastructure) environments
o System administration of software and hardware based load balancing solutions
o Comprehensive knowledge of advanced features like SSL acceleration, next-generation Layer 4-7 infrastructure, and cloud clustering
• Enterprise administration and sustainment experience in the following disciplines: -
• Networks or Cloud computing (CITRIX XenDesktop, Microsoft Azure)
• Load Balancing appliances (F5, Citrix NetScaler, or A10 Thunder ADC)

Desired Skills & Preferred Experience
• PowerShell Scripting
• Technical documentation competence
• Strong analytical aptitude as well as proficiency at troubleshooting heterogeneous computing environments
• Experience with maintenance and troubleshooting of complex high availability systems
• Experience working in an Agile environment
• Experience mentoring junior personnel

Company Description

GeoLogics and all of the clients we serve are equal opportunity employers
Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Top Secret/SCI - with CI Poly
Occasional travel
Minimum Experience Required:
10+ yrs experience
Job Category:
Engineering - Systems
$70,000 - $80,000 annual salary
$30 - $50 hourly wage
Compensation Comments:
Temp to hire position-max rate during contract $41.57 Salary offer on conversion will include full benefits
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