Job Summary

Ottawa, ON K1P5J3

Government and Military

Job Type

  • Full Time
  • Contract

Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)

Senior Level Technology Expert

Location: Ottawa, Ont.
Type: Contract
Start date: ASAP until March 31, 2009
Security clearance: Enhanced Reliability

Introduction to DareHR

For over 21 years, the professionals at Dare Human Resources Corporation deliver a complete suite of Integrated Human Capital Management (HCM) Services to meet the needs of our various public and private sector clients. DareHR is a rapidly growing firm providing a full range of Engineering, Project Management, IT Infrastructure & Systems, Software Development & Support and other related specialized services. To learn more, please visit our website at


  • Provide assistance to migrate HC Citrix server farm environment from 4.0 to 4.5
  • Optimize MP4.5 farm configuration
  • Package a variety of software applications using Citrix IMS for Xen application streaming integration
  • Prepare and conduct proof of concept to test Xen A pplication streaming in pilot phase environment
  • Develop associated documentation, plan, schedule and pre-requisites to deploy Citrix Xen
  • Application Streaming technology within Health Canada production network.
  • Setup and evaluate use of Citrix Provisioning Server solution in Dev/Test/QA environment
  • Develop associated documentation of Provisioning server configuration in Dev/Test and QA environments including related database server components
  • Configure and optimize SQL datastore relating to Provisioning server components
  • Deploy EdgeSight monitoring services in production and optimize and adapt custom reporting of system features to meet HC requirements
  • Performed various DBA duties / optimisation / reporting on SQL backend
  • Perform knowledge transfer of SQL maintenance activities relating to this system to identified HC staff
  • Develop associated documentation, plan, pre-requisites for the implementation of Provisioning server services within the production environment
  • Design an implement various VB scripts as needed to automate existing process due to environment setup or lack of existing tools as and when needed
  • Liaise with various engineering resources from various groups within the organization
  • Perform knowledge transfer to HC IT Mobility staff as required
  • Provide 3rd level support as required
  • Participate in Dev/Test and QA activities to build, document, debug and test new version implementations and/or introduction of new components as required
  • Provide weekly status reports in written format to IT Mobility Chief
  • Prepare schedules, project plans and project and technical documentation as and when required.


  • The proposed resource must have a minimum of 5 years extensive experience in Designing, Implementing and Supporting Enterprise IT infrastructure based on Microsoft, Intel and Citrix solutions and methodologies.
  • The proposed resource must have a minimum of 5 years experience administrating Microsoft Active Directory systems.
  • The proposed resource must have a minimum of 5 years experience in administrating and supporting SQL systems and tools.
  • The proposed resource must have a minimum of 3 year experience in writing technical specifications and in the development of standards, technology solutions and proposals associated with Citrix technology.
  • The proposed resource must have a minimum of 3 years experience in developing system scripts to automate or debug Windows environments
  • The proposed resource must have Citrix Presentation 4.5 certification or higher
  • The proposed resource must have SQL2005 certification or higher
  • The proposed resource must have MCP, MCSA/MCSE 2003 certification or higher

How to Apply

Please submit your resume ASAP in word format only to if interested in this contract.

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