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Senior Systems Engineer - Citrix or VMware Horizon


Join our team as a Senior Virtual Infrastructure Engineer and become a key contributor in delivering and supporting our strategic program to deploy Virtual Services globally for Macquarie.

Macquarie is on a transformational journey over the next 12-24 months. The resurgence of Virtual Desktop and Virtual Application is seen as a strategic pillar of the organisation’s technology vision. We have a growing team which is focussed on continuous improvement, customer delight and delivering with a high level of pace and standard, but we need help! We are building our team overseas, but also need to strengthen our team in Sydney further.  We need a thought leader, someone who is passionate, curious and excited about technology, someone who wants to be part of a high performing team that is making a huge difference at Macquarie and is leading strategic initiatives for the organisation as a whole.

The Workplace Virtual Services team supports and enables Macquarie's global business activities by providing technology services across Physical Devices, Mobility, Desktop Operating System, Application Packaging, Printing, and Remote Access.

In this role you will be responsible for providing design and delivery expertise across all  Virtual Services and will be pivotal to growth and success of our services, globally.

It will require close collaboration with our various internal and external technology and business teams, as well as being customer-obsessed so that Service can provide the best user experience possible.

Your technical skills/experience should include:

  • deep knowledge of hardware virtualization technologies, preferably VMware
  • experience in design, deployment and management of a VMware Horizon Virtual Desktop and application presentation platform in pooled and/or persistent model
  • experience in but not limited to, VMWare Horizon, VMWare ESX, VMWare vSAN, Citrix, Powershell, Storage and Networking as it relates to VDI
  • detailed understanding of VMware data centre, pod and cluster architecture with respect to VDI platforms across multiple datacentres
  • Microsoft Desktop SOE Design, SCCM, Active Directory, Group Policies, Application Packaging and deployments not essential but looked upon favourably.

Join us as a Senior Virtual infrastructure Engineer within our Workplace Virtual Services  team and play an integral role in the delivering of the next generation workplace at Macquarie.

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About the Corporate Operations Group

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Market Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Business Improvement & Strategy, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. The Corporate Operations Group’s purpose is to power the entrepreneurial enterprise. 

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

We recognise that flexibility comes in a variety of forms. Talk to us about what flexibility you need.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 15,000 employees and offices in 31 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, investment banking and principal investment.

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Job no: COG-952760
Work type: Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Mid-senior, Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Technology
Recruiter: Nicky Bell
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