Job title: CITRIX/Windows Systems Administrator - NV1
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Skills: Citrix Windows
Pay interval: Hourly
Pay rate: AUD $80.00
Location: Brisbane
Job published: 23-05-2024
Job ID: 39733

Job Description

"Ready for a new challenge? Well lets chat!"

Brisbane or Melbourne
12m contract
International IT Vendor
Residency role - Remote role (99% of the time)
Requires Australian Government Security clearance - NV1/NV2

Job Overview

We are seeking a Citrix/Windows System Administrator to join our clients IaaS Team and support managed services for a top-tier client. This role involves maintaining and supporting IT infrastructure, particularly focusing on Citrix Application and Desktop services and Windows Server Administration.

About the role

  • Manage and support Citrix farms and environments, including application and desktop services.
  • Install, configure, and maintain server hardware and software.
  • Perform firmware and driver updates, volume management, and data migration/replication.
  • Administer user system access, ensure IT compliance, and manage server availability and performance.
  • Provide technical support and problem resolution for delivery systems.
  • Monitor system performance for capacity planning, backup, and disaster recovery.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders in IT and the business for effective service delivery.
  • Plan and support future directions with hyperconverged technology.

About you

  • Minimum 2 years of experience as a Citrix System Admin.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as a Windows System Admin.
  • Expertise in Windows Server, Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop, VMware, and Active Directory.
  • Knowledge of DNS, DHCP, Group Policy, and general server concepts.
  • Familiarity with VMware tools (vCenter, vCloud, vSphere), monitoring tools, ServiceNow, and network (LAN) exposure.
  • Experience with HCI/automation and application/server migration.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Citrix certifications (XenApp, XenDesktop) highly regarded.
  • VDI exposure and configuration experience.
  • Experience with platform security design and implementation based on best practices.
  • Exposure to virtualization and VxRail.
  • ITIL v3/v4 certification.


  • Must be an Australian Citizen with the ability to obtain Baseline and NV1/2 security clearances. Baseline clearance is mandatory.

If you are a cross-functional team player looking to make a significant impact and support a major managed services customer, we would love to hear from you!
Please get in touch with Steven on email