Virtual Desktop Infras Engineer III

Job ID: 16009
Category: Technical
Department: IT Infrastructure
Schedule: 8am – 5pm
Shift: Days
Location: Pasadena, CA

When you join the Huntington Hospital team, you are aligning yourself with an organization whose values drive our philosophy of compassionate community care. Over the past 129 years, we’ve grown from a small 16-bed hospital to a nationally recognized healthcare leader with 619 beds. As part of our commitment to providing equitable, high-quality care to all members of our community, we embrace differences and work hard to create a place of belonging for our patients and our employees. When you join the Huntington family, you’ll be empowered to enact change that continuously improves our ability to deliver world-class care, with kindness and dignity, to all who need it.

This role is primarily responsible for leading design, implementation, and coordinated support of virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) systems in a mission-critical, 24×7 environment. Provides specialized, professional level support in areas of advanced complexity. This position provides an escalation point for technology issues and collaborates across multiple teams to troubleshoot and resolve issues in accordance with established Service Level Agreements. Requires flexibility of hours, including nights and weekends.

Education:

Technical school or Bachelor’s Degree in Computer science or related field required.

Experience/Training:

This position necessitates previous VMWare VDI administration experience in a complex enterprise and overall deep understanding of the VMWare environment.

Minimum 7 years of progressive experience with minimum 3 – 5 years in system administration role handling complex multi-technology projects.

2 – 3 years Hands-On Implementation Experience.

3 – 5 years Client Facing Experience. Experience creating and maintaining high-availability VDI solutions built upon VMWare Horizon v6+. Experience with VMWare Workspace ONE and Workspace ONE Endpoint Management (Airwatch).

Experience migrating legacy VDI solutions (ex.- Citrix) to VMWare Horizon.

Licenses/Certifications:

VMWare Certified Professional required (Desktop & Mobility focus strongly preferred) or must be obtained within 6 months of hire/transfer. Plus one or more of the following preferred: CCNA, DECS, MCSE. ITIL v3+ Foundation certification highly preferred.

Skills:

Experience creating and maintaining high-availability systems. Demonstrated deep expertise in technical and security process design. Broad understanding of Microsoft enterprise solutions, Cisco/Palo Alto Networks networking, and Cloud Security models.

Demonstrated knowledge of configuration and consumption of Data Center/Colocation/Managed Services.

Strong hands-on knowledge and understanding of the following technologies:

•Hyper Converged/Converged Infrastructure, specifically Dell EMC Vx-series offerings and VMWare Cloud Foundation (VCF)

•Wintel administration, including Windows Operating System L2 & L3 support

•Experience creating and maintaining high-availability VDI solutions built upon VMWare Horizon v6+

•Experience with VMWare Workspace ONE and Workspace ONE Endpoint Management (Airwatch)

•Experience migrating legacy VDI solutions (ex.- Citrix) to VMWare Horizon

•Demonstrated deep expertise in technical and security process design

•Hands-on experience with NSX, vSAN for Horizon, and Horizon Cloud preferred