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Systems Admin, Sr. ( Azure VDI)

Full Time Jobs

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Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India


Job Description:

Azure VDI administrator responsible to manage the VDI On-prem / Azure Cloud-based environment and work with other Stefanini Enterprise Services team to support current and review new end-user technologies, develops standard end-user environments for customers globally 

  • Handle Level 3 issues/escalations within the VDI Infrastructure
  • Identify and Implement enhancements, feature upgrades, and version upgrades
  • Develop and maintain SOPs for the VDI environment
  • Coordinate refresh activities, Manage access/allocation of VDI capacity requests
  • Publish reports of VM usage trends, denials, and KPI metrics.
  • Develop and maintain VDI Images, and Cloud Image activities
  • Participate in other Global Client Virtualization/VDI projects as assigned
  • Provides documentation, process and training to service desk and Administrator level team members
  • Interfaces with vendors to ensure appropriate resolution during outages or other issues.
  • Develop plans for deploying and administering virtual machines, images, and virtual apps
  • Develop and communicate HA/resiliency standards to ensure business and operational requirements are being met
  • Monitor performance and ensure system availability and reliability
  • Utilize Azure Site Recovery for disaster recovery failover
  • Participate in after-hours on-call support rotation
  • Advanced troubleshooting skills and identifying the severity of the issue
  • Ability to Resolve issues quickly to account/customer satisfaction and Prepare RCA, and ITIL knowledge
  • Serve as a technical resource for infrastructure initiatives that require virtual machine and VDI expertise
  • Provision of the required RBAC roles in Azure AD
  • Configure apps and desktops host pools for users
  • Collaborate with operational counterparts to support and discover opportunities for improvement via automation, process improvements, etc.

Skills Required:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent with 6+ years of relevant Azure experience
  • Experience configuring / managing Azure IaaS & PaaS technologies:
    • Windows Virtual Desktops (AVD)
    • Azure Active Directory / Active Directory
    • Software Distribution / Lifecycle management tools 
    • Application Packaging & Imaging
    • Scripting / Powershell
    • Subscriptions, Storage Containers, VNET & NSG's, Storage Explorer
    • Cost/Billing management
    • Azure ExpressRoute
  • Experience with on-prem to cloud VDI replication and DR strategies - Azure Site Recovery, etc
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktop standards for Azure
  • Experience with Azure Active Directory - Group Policy Design & Architecture,
  • Must be hands-on with Microsoft Technologies (Intune Autopilot, SCCM, ATP Defender, SCCM, WVD, Windows 10,11)
Good to have skills:
  • Hands-on experience with performance monitoring and alerting for cloud workload instances
  • Possess a detailed understanding of architectural dependencies of a VDI environment
  • End-user applications delivery and app modernization technologies (e.g App Layering, MSIX AppAttach)

Duration: 6 months (initially)

Location: Noida, India