Principal Consultant- Public Sector

Department: Consulting

Req ID: R34851

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Principal Consultant- Public Sector

  • Remote, Delaware, United States
  • Remote, Maryland, United States
  • Remote, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Remote, Virginia, United States
  • Remote, Washington, D.C., United States
  • Full time

Citrix builds the secure digital workspace technology that frees 400,000 customers to do their very best work from anywhere. By joining our award-winning workplace, you’ll be included in the globally diverse, collaborative team that values work-life balance. Come see why Fortune named us one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. Let’s innovate and grow together!

What we're looking for:

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Citrix builds the secure digital workspace technology that frees 400,000 customers to do their very best work from anywhere. By joining our award-winning workplace, you’ll be included in the globally diverse, collaborative team that values work-life balance. Come see why Fortune named us one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. Let’s innovate and grow together!

What we're looking for:

Position Summary:
As a Principal Consultant, you will be primarily engaged on customer facing professional services engagements. Principal Consultants lead all aspects of projects of medium to large-size or complexity.


The Principal Consultant effectively and accurately scopes customer facing projects and identifies and positions follow-on work at customers and with stakeholders. The Principal Consultant has developed the foundational skills of consulting and is highly proficient in at least one major Citrix product and the adjacent technologies.


The position requires an individual to utilize their skills in the consulting methodology, Citrix products and technologies, server-based computing concepts, documentation standards and organization, time management, software installation, and networking skills on client engagements.


The Principal Consultant can individually solve problems of higher complexity and assist and guide more junior resources through their problem resolutions.
The position requires a team player that seeks to supplement their skills through the use of project experience, self-study manuals, and point of need training. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are also required.


Primary Duties/Responsibilities:
The Principal Consultant leads all aspects of projects of medium to high complexity. The Principal Consultant:
•    Plans and leads all aspects of projects.
•    Proactively detects technical deficiencies and develops practical, workable solutions to problems.
•    Establishes himself/herself as a technical expert with varying industry knowledge.
•    Takes full responsibility for overall execution and delivery of critical tasks or projects
•    Helps team members, customers and stakeholders understand the connection between industry events / trends and what is going on at Citrix.
•    Creates an environment where others feel it is safe to be open and candid, and where conflicting ideas and opinions are regularly discussed.
•    Conveys the Citrix vision in very real and relevant terms that others can identify with, helping others see how things will improve as the “future state” draws near.
•    Stays focused on department and Citrix strategic priorities and allocates their time and resources accordingly
•    Works with and through others to consistently break down barriers between departments.
•    Works actively on formal mentorship and team development with more junior team members.
 
Qualifications (knowledge, skills, abilities):
•    Strong knowledge of Citrix Virtualization and/or Networking technologies and integrating technologies (Microsoft, Cisco, etc.)
•    Capable of planning and leading all aspects of basic and intermediate projects.
•    Proficient in the aspects of project launch and closure.
•    Ability to act as technical expert.
•    Demonstrated ability to coach and mentor.
•    Proactively seek ways to expand technical knowledge.
•    Possesses professional maturity and presence.
•    Excellent technical, problem solving, and communication skills.


Requirements (Education, Certification, Training, and Experience):
•    Top Secret Clearance (Preferred)
•    Bachelor of Science from an accredited university or equivalent experience
•    A minimum of two (2) to three (3) years of experience as a Senior Consultant or in a similar role
•    Willing to travel 25% of the time
•    CCE-V, CCE-N, MCSE/MCITP, CCNA certifications preferred


Citrix is a cloud company that enables mobile workstyles. We create a continuum between work and life by allowing people to work whenever, wherever, and however they choose. Flexibility and collaboration is what we’re all about. The Perks: We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package. You’ll enjoy our workstyle within an incredible culture. We’ll give you all the tools you need to succeed so you can grow and develop with us. Citrix Systems, Inc. is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, religion, genetic carrier status, disability, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, protected veteran status and other protected classifications. Citrix uses applicant information consistent with the Citrix Recruitment Policy Notice at https://www.citrix.com/about/legal/privacy/citrix-recruitment-privacy-notice.html


Citrix welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the job application process, please contact us at (877) 924-8749 or email us at ASKHR@citrix.com for assistance.
If this is an evergreen requisition, by applying you are giving Citrix consent to be considered for future openings of other roles of similar qualifications.

Functional Area:
 
Professional Services -- Consulting

What you’re looking for:
Everyone is welcome at Citrix. We prioritize diversity, equity, inclusion, and a culture of belonging, and celebrate bringing our courageous, authentic selves to work. We believe this way of working helps us innovate, and it’s just one of the reasons why our employees continuously recognize Citrix as a great place to work.
We are the #1 leader in Virtual Client Computing (VCC) and #2 in the Application Delivery Controller (ADC) space, and we have key partnerships with top cloud providers. We’ll give you the tools, learning opportunities, mentorship, and flexibility to achieve your goals. Come see why you belong at Citrix, with our culture supporting purposeful innovation and growth from within. 


The Benefits
We offer a competitive total rewards package* that includes:
•    18 weeks of paid parental leave
•    Health and wellness benefits
•    Employee assistance program
•    Retirement benefits
•    Education assistance
•    Time off and absence programs
•    Professional development and mentorship opportunities
•    Paid volunteer time and charitable matching of employee donations
•    Employee resource groups
•    And more!
**Please note that benefits may vary based on location.

Functional Area:


 

Consulting


What you’re looking for:
Everyone is welcome at Citrix. We prioritize diversity, equity, inclusion, and a culture of belonging, and celebrate bringing our courageous, authentic selves to work. We believe this way of working helps us innovate, and it’s just one of the reasons why our employees continuously recognize Citrix as a great place to work.

Citrix helps make work more sustainable to benefit the planet, our business, and our communities. For more than 30 years, we have empowered individuals and organizations to work remotely or work from anywhere, reducing commuting emissions and energy consumption in the process. 

We are the #1 leader in Virtual Client Computing (VCC) and #2 in the Application Delivery Controller (ADC) space, and we have key partnerships with top cloud providers. We’ll give you the tools, learning opportunities, mentorship, and flexibility to achieve your goals. Come see why you belong at Citrix, with our culture supporting purposeful innovation and growth from within. 

The Benefits
We offer a competitive total rewards package* that includes:

  • 18 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Health and wellness benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Retirement benefits
  • Education assistance
  • Time off and absence programs
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Paid volunteer time and charitable matching of employee donations
  • Employee resource groups
  • And more!

**Please note that benefits may vary based on location.

Citrix Systems, Inc. is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, religion, genetic carrier status, disability, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, protected veteran status and other protected classifications.

Citrix uses applicant information consistent with the Citrix Recruitment Policy Notice at https://www.citrix.com/about/legal/privacy/citrix-recruitment-privacy-notice.html

Citrix welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the job application process, please contact us at (877) 924-8749 or email us at ASKHR@citrix.com for assistance.

By applying, you are giving Citrix consent to be considered for future openings of other roles of similar qualifications.

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