Virtualization Architect

Nexgenwork - Concord, CA


Virtualization Architect/Engineer (SME)who has a passion for End User Compute technologies and a relentless focus on the customer experience. The right person will have the ability to design and define system architecture for new or existing environments,utilizing proven virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), server-based compute and unified endpoint management (UEM) technologies. They will be a Subject Matter Expert for the plan, design, documentation and oversight of implementations for large enterprise Fortune 500 clients for a leading business solutions provider.


  • Work closely with clients to design and scope advanced technology solutions, covering the entire End User Computing stack
  • Participate in client meetings, leading the scopingprocess to identify and understand the client business requirements and expected outcomes
  • Maintain client account relationships over time to build long-term business relationships and become a trusted adviser within each account
  • Handle in-depth technical questions or technical inquiries directly or through known relationships with other industry architects or product managers
  • Promote and educate internal and client stakeholders on EUC technologies from solutions offered by Citrix, VMware, Microsoftand others
  • Provide expert level technical support and assistance around client’s EUC environments
  • Demonstrate strong understanding of enterprise mobility solutions for the use of mobile devices, smartphones and tablets for business purposes
  • Be active in learning new tools and technologies in support of a very diverse set of customers
  • Evangelize and promote VDI/EUC solutions, occasionally being called on to present at industry events or user groups
  • Orient all technology solution offerings, designs, and overall recommendations around the business goals and client requirements, keeping in mind short-term tactical and long-term strategic objectives
  • Define and ensure the success of customer proof-of-concept requests

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience with design, build, and deployment of VMware Horizon and/or Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp
  • Strong knowledge of Cloud hosting platforms such as AWS and Microsoft Azure
  • Strong understanding of Cloud EUC platforms such as VMware Workspace ONE and Citrix Cloud
  • Designing and implementing virtual platforms for desktop, applications and server virtualization solutions for extended period of time
  • Windows XP/7/10, Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Active Directory and SQL Server experience
  • Significant knowledge around VMware AirWatch and/or Citrix XenMobile enterprise mobility management platforms for simplifying and securing application and data delivery
  • Advanced knowledge of EUC monitoring solutions, such as eG Innovations, Control Up, Liquidware, or Lakeside
  • Experience with other EUC ecosystem partners, such as Liquidware, Ivanti, and NVIDIA
  • Familiar with concepts such as Micro-segmentation and Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI)
  • Citrix Certified Professional-Virtualization and/or VMware VCP certification

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $150,000.00 to $225,000.00 /year

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)