Senior Consultant

Department: Consulting

Req ID: R31168

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Senior Consultant

  • Barton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
  • 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:

As our best practice face of Citrix for Department of Defence employees, we are primarily engaged in customer facing or internal professional services engagements. Its exciting deploying Citrix Workspace and Security technologies to enable a secure, consistent and phenomenal employee technology and work experience! Come and be part of our inclusive team.

Position Summary

Crafting and delivering a variety project deliverables for customer and internal projects (system integration, whitepapers, scalability and performance tests). Leading our standard customer engagements of low to medium complexity.

Job Responsibilities

  • Our values at Citrix is to engage each other with values of Respect, Trust, Curiosity, Courage and Unity.

  • We are continually developing the vital skills required to be effective in the role and to achieve proficiency in one or more relevant technologies.

  • We apply our consulting skills in accordance with our Citrix Consulting Methodology.

  • Applying server-based computing concepts, professional document creation standards, time management strategies, Citrix product and technology knowledge and experience, software installation guidelines and networking skills to internal consulting assignments and client engagements.

  • We Display a growth mindset by solving problems and seeking help from more experienced team members or other available sources (e.g. knowledge base articles and manuals) when needed.

  • Curiosity is one of our key Citrix values. You will thrive as a standout colleague keen to supplement their skills with project experience, self-study manuals and point of need training.

  • We are encouraged to lead 'standard' engagements of low-to-medium complexity and you will be responsible for completing these projects.

  • Growing your technical capacity beyond the core Citrix products and underlying technologies drives us. We are capable of breaking down sophisticated problems into smaller easier to tackle problems and to follow a structured process to resolve them.

  • Perceived as a significant individual contributor to the project and team player who helps coordinate activities to ensure task completion.

  • Thrive being current on the latest tools, principles and practices within Citrix and in the industry.

  • Proactively contributing information and ideas with others whilst also seeking and accepting advice from others.

  • Promoting the services offered by Citrix Consulting both internally and externally.

  • Prioritising and focusing on what is most meaningful for individual deliverables, but never at the expense of the overall team outcomes and project success.

Basic Qualifications

  • Security clearance: Negative vetting level 2 (NV2) is required but candidates with negative vetting level 1 (NV1) may apply but are expected to attain NV2 security clearance within the probationary period.

  • Working knowledge of server-based computing concepts, software installation guidelines and networking fundamentals (e.g. switching, routing).

  • Experience in installing, configuring and/or supporting Windows core infrastructure and Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops (previously known as Citrix XenDesktop) is essential.

  • Looking to develop skills with either AWS, Azure, or Google technologies.

  • Display initiative, ability and accountability to execute engagements requiring minimal direction.

  • Welcome the ability to independently tackle problems.

  • Have stellar professional communication and standards of document creation.

  • Positive customer service attitude.

  • Are an active networker, displaying learning and leadership skills, exercised in professional affiliations.

  • Are prepared to travel up to 70-80% of the time (including international travel).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering and/or Bachelor of Information or equivalent industry equivalent experience.

  • 1-3 years of experience as a consultant or 5+ years of experience as a (senior) systems administrator.

  • Configuring and/or supporting any of the following solutions; profile management (e.g. Microsoft FSLogix, Ivanti Environment Manager), application virtualisation and/or isolation (e.g. Microsoft App-V), Remote Desktop Services (RDS), Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) or hypervisor (e.g. Citrix Hypervisor, VMWare vSphere).

  • Configuring and/or supporting network infrastructure. Experience configuring and/or supporting Citrix Application Delivery Controller (ADC) platforms is preferred.

  • CCE-V, CCE-N, MCSE, CCNA, Microsoft Azure and/or AWS certifications are preferred. Successful candidates are expected to attain CCP-V and CCP-N certifications within the probationary period.


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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
  • 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.

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