ADC Consultant - F5 and Citrix

Accudata Systems - Houston, TX3.5

Full-timeEstimated: $70,000 - $88,000 a year
Accudata Systems is seeking an ADC consultant with proven experience planning, architecting, implementing, and supporting F5 and Citrix technologies. The ideal candidate has at least three years’ experience with F5 networks and Citrix products.

What you need for success:
Three or more years’ experience architecting and implementing F5 and Citrix solutions
Experience architecting and implementing Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop, Microsoft hyper-V, and VMware server / desktop virtualization solutions
Excellent customer service and communication skills
Strong analytical skills, with the ability to solve complex technical problems
The ability to work individually as well as part of a team
A passion for learning technology
The ability to provide necessary written documentation and knowledge transfer to customers during and after project implementations
The ability to travel up to 40% (mostly in Texas)

Experience with the following is required:
One or more certifications in the following F5 technologies:
LTM – Local Traffic Manager
GTM – Global Traffic Manager
APM – Access Policy Manager
SSL Forward Proxy
BigIP Appliances

One or more of the following Citrix certifications:Citrix NetScaler:
Server Load Balancing
Global Server Load Balancing
Content Switching
NetScaler Gateway
NetScaler MPX
NetScaler SDX

Citrix XenMobile:
Worx Apps
Expertise in analyzing packet captures with Wireshark
General knowledge of networking concepts, including VLANs, firewalls, SSL encryption technologies, routing, and load balancing
Familiarity with network security
Experience with network firewalls
Firm understanding of encryption protocols

Optional but recommended:
Experience with project deliverables from a VAR/integrator
Cisco networking experience: CCNP
Palo Alto firewall experience: PCNSE
This position is based in Houston but will require some travel to support projects based in other Accudata Systems locations. Accudata offers an excellent compensation plan; a benefits package that includes medical, dental, life, AD&D, flex, and 401k; and a challenging yet stable work environment.