We are committed to creating a technology ecosystem that propels our company’s vision of building the future of energy. We apply technical skills and collaborative thinking to develop novel solutions to the business challenges of today and tomorrow. Join our team of 1,500+ IT experts and experience a fulfilling career that’s important, necessary and offers its share of fun and camaraderie.
Southern Company Citrix System Administrator in Atlanta, Georgia
Citrix System Administrator
This position is primarily responsible for maintaining the uptime and viability of a Citrix Virtual Applications and Desktops environment. Working in a team setting, this role will focus on engineering and continually improving user experience. This includes owning day-to-day operational tasks, performing server builds, publishing applications, provisioning virtual desktops and acting as a virtualization specialist for support personnel.
BS/BA in Computer Science or MIS is desired
Experience and knowledge of Citrix Virtual Applications and Desktops infrastructure version 1912 is required
Experience and knowledge of Citrix Provisioning Server is required
Experience and knowledge of Citrix Application Layering and User Layers is preferred
Experience and knowledge of Citrix Workspace Environment Management is preferred
Experience with VDI environments is required (large environments preferred)
Experience working with a hybrid cloud environment is preferred
Knowledge of RDS and Citrix licensing is preferred
Strong knowledge of Active Directory and Citrix group policy is preferred
Experience and knowledge of VMware ESX is preferred
Experience and knowledge of VMWare Workspace ONE is preferred
Ability to provide support for the implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of Windows Operating Systems on physical and virtual platforms
General knowledge of information technologies
Ability to effectively organize tasks, manage multiple priorities/details, meet schedules, and deliver on customer commitments
Ability to negotiate with and influence others - internally as well as vendors
Ability to build relationships and work in a team atmosphere as well as work independently
Ability to provide and accept feedback
Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
Professional oral and written communication skills are required
Major Job Responsibilities
Communicate progress, problems and best practices to leads and teammates.
Work with virtualization architect and peers to develop progressive solutions and processes.
Work with application and business teams to capture and publish virtual resources for internal and external clients.
Diagnose and resolve problems to maintain environment stability and provide third-level support to other areas both within and outside of IT.
Follow standard processes for hardware, software and project completion, problem resolution and change management.
Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is America's premier energy company, with 44,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million electric and gas utility customers through its subsidiaries. The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric utilities in four states, natural gas distribution utilities in seven states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America and a national recognized provider of customized energy solutions, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications. Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and affordable prices that are below the national average. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation, Southern Company and its subsidiaries are inventing America's energy future by developing the full portfolio of energy resources, including carbon-free nuclear, 21st century coal, natural gas, renewables and energy efficiency, and creating new products and services for the benefit of customers. Southern Company has been named by the U.S. Department of Defense and G.I. Jobs magazine as a top military employer, recognized among the Top 50 Companies for Diversity by DiversityInc, listed by Black Enterprise magazine as one of the 40 Best Companies for Diversity and designated a Top Employer for Hispanics by Hispanic Network. The company has earned a National Award of Nuclear Science and History from the National Atomic Museum Foundation for its leadership and commitment to nuclear development and is continually ranked among the top utilities in Fortune's annual World's Most Admired Electric and Gas Utility rankings. Visit our website at www.southerncompany.com.
Southern Company is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Job Field: Information Technology
Job Type: Standard
Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Atlanta
Operating Company: Southern Company Services
Job Type: Standard
Travel (Up to...): No
Georgia Power Headquarters - 241 Ralph McGill Blvd. NE (241ATLANTA)
241 Ralph McGill Blvd. NE
Req ID: SCS2010080