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Job #: R-00051272
Location: Stuttgart, BW
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos has a career opportunity for a Citrix VDI Systems Engineer in Stuttgart, Germany.

PROGRAM SUMMARY:
This program provides critical Communications and Information Technology Services to support U.S. Africa Command, U.S. European Command, Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa, Southern European Task Force, and associated staff elements and organizations.  It provides our war fighters support in their mission to keep threats and vulnerabilities as low as possible by ensuring their computer network is stable, undisrupted, secure and will require some OCONUS travel.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Manage complex and robust VDI implementations spanning several sites and enclaves in support of a dynamic customer with evolving needs.
•Support infrastructure in both unclassified and classified domains, navigate several different procedural and process driven disciplines to deliver a product that is robust and compliant with the required security and operational mandates (this can include development of new capabilities and infrastructure as well as repurposing current capabilities to achieve new mandates)
•Provide day to day monitoring and maintenance of current infrastructure as well as providing Tier 3 support for end user issues as requested, monitoring of licensing consumption and usage, and making recommendations for additional licensing and/or support contracts.  
•Provide work guidance and direction to others regarding assets within the assigned area of responsibility.
•Communicate clearly and succinctly both written and orally, and present products and ideas in a business-like manner.  
•Work in dynamic fast paced environments that require team interaction and coordination of efforts.  
•Interface with both client managers and system users.
•Refine and develop the VDI environment to ensure stability and continued operation and alignment with required standards.  
•Work with other teams as a subject matter expert for VDI specific components of projects as requested.
•Provide remote support and/or travel to customer sites as required. 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
•BA/BS + 4 years recent specialized, or AA/AS +7 years recent specialized, or a major cert + 7 years recent specialized, or no degree and 11 years of recent specialized experience
•Extensive knowledge of VDI environments and the continued operation of a large scale VDI deployment.
•Experience with Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop/Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops.
•Citrix Certified Professional (CCP-V).
•CompTIA Security + (DoD IAT Level II or greater).
•Must hold and maintain active Secret Clearance.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
•ITIL v3 or v4 – Foundation.
•Experience with Citrix licensing.
•Experience with Microsoft licensing as it pertains to VDI environments.
•Experience managing Citrix Netscaler/ADC load balancing.
•Understanding of Department of Defense Military standards.
•Experience with DoD IT security requirements.
•Proficiency in PowerShell scripting.
•Experience in the evaluation and integration of new technologies into existing environments.

CITS3

External Referral Eligible

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Secret

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Systems Engineering

Pay Range:

COVID Response

Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry.  Effective January 18, 2022, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021.  For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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