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Systems Engineer - Virtual Desktop Infrastructure


Salient CRGT


Stuttgart Germany

Responsible for developing, maintaining, upgrading, patching, and securing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in multiple enclaves. 
Must possess developed communication skills in order to effectively work with colleagues to drive innovation and communicate capabilities to junior team members, colleagues, management, and customer leadership.  The environments monitor, report on, and collect logs primarily in Citrix XenDesktop Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) environments. 
Responsible for developing ITSI Glass Tables for a variety of audiences; integral to this role will be the collection of requirements, providing guidance on capabilities and feature sets, and developing solutions as required. 
Responsible for onboarding of new data sources, parsing and extracting relevant data, and development of meaningful ways to display that data. 
Demonstrate experience with RHEL administration.
Secondary responsibilities will include:

Developing, maintaining, and updating Citrix XenDesktop environments as required. 
Experience with VDI deployments, specifically Citrix XenDesktop, is desirable. 
Will be responsible for developing and implementing technical standards (SOP, TTP, implementation instructions, other required documentation) and monitoring processes for information systems, RHEL, and Citrix systems. 
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.
Required Skills

Excellent verbal and written communications skills
A certification IAW DoD 8570.1 Technical Level II
Motivated, self-starting individual
RedHat Linux STIG Experience (RHEL 7)
Knowledge of DoD IA/Cybersecurity and IT regulations and guidance

Qualifications / Certifications

5+ years of Linux system administration
Proficiency in PowerShell scripting
Experience in the evaluation and integration of new technologies into existing environments
Must have an IAT DoD 8570.1 Technical Level III certification or higher (CASP, CISSP, CCNP Security, GCED or GCIH).
Computing Environment Cert - Windows 10 Certification (MCP or higher)
Must have Secret Clearance to start, and the ability to obtain and maintain TS/SCI Level Clearance
Relevant Red Hat and / or Citrix certification required.

Special Requirements

Willingness to work flexible hours
Shift work may be required
On Call Status may be required
Ability to participate in a rotating on-call schedule is required
Must meet TESA requirements
May be required to sign for equipment

Company Description

Salient CRGT is a leading provider of health, data analytics, cloud, agile software development, mobility, cyber security, and infrastructure solutions. We support these core capabilities with full lifecycle IT services and training—to help our customers meet critical goals for pivotal missions. We are purpose-built for IT transformation supporting federal civilian, defense, homeland, and intelligence agencies, as well as Fortune 1000 companies.

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 Salient CRGT is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other factor prohibited by applicable anti-discrimination laws.
Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Secret - Will upgrade to Top Secret/SCI
100% - Road Warrior
Minimum Experience Required:
5+ yrs experience
Job Category:
IT - Security
Compensation Comments:
Benefits, COLA, and HOLA included
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