Job Description


Citrix & Windows Administrator

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Job id: 244942

26 Sep 2018

Job Location



7 to 12 years

Qualification Level


Job Function

IT - Hardware
IT - Software


Citrix Certified Associate (CCA for Citrix XenApp &XenDesktop) • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE ) – Server Infrastructure • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer ( MCSE ) – Messaging

Jobseeker Nationality

Jobseekers from any country

We are hiring Citrix & Windows Administrator for a major bank in Qatar.

Candidates from North Africa, Ghana, South Africa, Russia,Ukraine,Malaysia,Singapore and other far eastern countries are welcome

• 7 years of Systems Administration experience.
• Citrix XENAPP 6.6, XENDESKTOP, XENMOBILE, Share file, NetScaler, Load Balancer
• Active Directory, Group Policies, IIS , Certificates, PowerShell, Scripting
• Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012 R2 & Windows 2016, Clustering, Load Balancing
• Exchange 2010, Office 365, System Center


• University Degree or equivalent
• Professional Certifications
• Citrix Certified Associate (CCA for Citrix XenApp &XenDesktop)
• Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE ) – Server Infrastructure
• Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer ( MCSE ) – Messaging

Additional qualifications:

• English – Fluently Oral & Written
• Excellent Computer literacy


• Configuring and administering Citrix Xenapp 6.5 infrastructure
• Configuring and administering Xendesktop 7.6 infrastructure spanning across multiple sites
• Configuring and administering Provisioning services 7.6
• Experience in XEN desktop provisioning services in VMWARE environment, Desktop OS image capturing, managing Desktop OS for Citrix VDI environment.
• Configuring and administering Storefront 3.12 and above/Web interface Servers
• Configuring and administering Netscaler, Access Gateway, Load Balance, Routes, Services, Virtual servers and GSLB
• Configuring and administering Xenmobile and Sharefile.
• Solid knowledge of networking protocols (HTTP/S, S/FTP, TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, etc.)
• Certificate Integration within the server environment.
• Diagnosing and resolving performance issues
• Maintaining consistent system documentation.
• Plan and failover Citrix component during disaster Recovery
• Coordinating, managing, and validating software and environment changes
• Perform installations and upgrades during weekend maintenance window
• Configuring and administering applications in a Citrix / Windows Server Environment
• Comply with CBQ Change Management processes and best practices
• Provide technical leadership for upcoming projects
• Lead design updates and architecture revisions
• Address high severity issues and service outages
• Review periodic reports of server health, resource usage, user experience, and overall environment performance to determine next steps and upgrade paths
• Review change control requests which impact the Citrix and Windows environment
• Raise support tickets with the appropriate vendor to resolve critical issues.
• Experience working with Windows 2008 R2, 2012 R2 & 2016 OS.
• Experience with Active Directory, Group policies.
• Experience with Microsoft Windows clustering, load balancing and experience in troubleshooting technical problems involving software and operating systems & includes desktop OS.
• Develop & Executes PowerShell or Command Shell commands and experience in scripting
• Experience with Exchange 2010, Office 365, System Center and assisting other Administrators as required on a daily or timely basis.
• Familiarity with Physical server hardware and VM environment.
• Assists in the monthly patching of server systems which is part of the maintenance activity.
• Experience using patience, sensitivity and effective communication with a wide range of people, including the technically proficient and those with minimal computing experience or technical skill.
• Coordinating with Application teams for service planning and deployment across the organization.
• Experience writing technical documentation.
• Experience participating in diverse workgroups.
• Works remotely to provide 24x7 support on critical systems
• Works efficiently with minimal guidance from Senior or Lead administrators.

If you are interested, please forward your CV at the earliest.

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