Accenture Federal - VDI Citrix Architect in Boston, Massachusetts

Title: Federal - VDI Citrix Architect Location: USA-Northeast Job Number: 00567720

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Greenbelt, MD

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company that helps clients transform bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes. We serve every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Our 9,000 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with clients at the heart of the nation's priorities in defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and health to make a difference for the people they employ, serve, and protect.

Key Responsibilities:

The VDI Architect provides subject matter expertise in support of critical infrastructure projects; with experience designing, implementing, and Tier 3 Operation Support for the Enterprise Desktop and VDI Virtualization Technologies. The architect will be responsible for developing architectures, designs, and implementation and verification plans.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Must possess 12 years' and a Master’s Degree, or 14 years' and a Bachelor's Degree, or 16 years' and an Associate’s Degree, or 18 years with a High School Diploma

  • 5 years’ experience as a Lead VDI Systems Engineer or Chief Engineer on a Large-Scale Mission Critical System of Systems Development and Integration Program

  • 5 years of VDI and supporting technologies required for the delivery of virtual desktop services

  • 5 years’ experience integrating workplace technologies including but not limited to Printing, Email, Collaboration tools, MDM, Wi-Fi, and Identity management

  • 7 years’ experience with data and infrastructure technologies such as storage, virtualization (ex, VMWare), and directory services

  • 2 years’ experience developing and integrating complex systems through the full system development life cycle

  • 2 years’ experience designing and documenting architecture and associated designs

Preferred skills:

  • Technical certifications a plus – VMware VCP, Citrix CCP, Citrix CCE, Microsoft MCSA, Cloud computing

  • Knowledge of architecture frameworks and methods

  • Knowledge of cloud infrastructure environments such as Amazon AWS

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

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