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Job Description

State Street is searching for XenDesktop/VDI Design Engineer to join the “Digital Workspace” strategic initiative, as a member of the “Global Technology Services” End User Computing team.

The successful candidate will be required to lead a new design of State Street’s virtual desktop solution, along with leading the implementation and management of the design. They will create design documentation and standard operating procedure documents, along with technical designs for complex business problems. Configure and utilize various tools for proactive monitoring and alerting on the status of the VDI environment for both performance and capacity. Follow established change control processes for deployment of new technology into production

Support the functionality delivered in production. Proactively discover issues and resolve them before business impact.


Successful candidate MUST have:
Proven experience designing virtual desktop infrastructures (specifically leveraging Citrix XenDesktop, VMware ESXi hypervisor) in large-scale global environments.
Proven experience managing virtual desktop infrastructures (specifically leveraging Citrix XenDesktop, VMware ESXi hypervisor) in large-scale global environments.
Proven hands on experience with implementing and supporting virtual desktop infrastructures including
Citrix XenDesktop 7.x and VMware ESXi 6.x
Virtualized software delivery platforms such as Microsoft’s APP-V, Citrix XenApp and layering products such as Citrix App Layering and VMware App Volumes
Persona Management solutions such as Citrix User Profile manager, RES ONE Workspace manager, AppSense.
Bachelor’s Degree in CS / Engineering with 5+ years of experience in designing and maintaining XenDesktop/VMware ESXi VDI environment
Excellent communication and analytic skills
Excellent problem determination skills
Proven knowledge of ITIL principles and process

Preferred Skills:

Experience with converged and hyper converged infrastructure
Familiarity with desktop support and problem resolution
Familiarity with various storage platforms used for VDI
Ability to lead projects teams

Job Opening ID

State Street Job ID: 167326


Location: New York or Princeton, New Jersey

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