Sr. CommVault Backup Administrator

commvault, simpana, vmware, vcenter, backup administrator
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 6 Months
$50 - $90
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

1677 - Sr. CommVault Backup Administrator

St. Paul, MN

6.5 month contract

Our large government client is looking for a Sr. CommVault Backup Administrator to provide day-to-day technical support for production support backups and problem resolution involving level 1, 2 and 3 incident response services. In addition, the Backup Administrator will assist in determining probable cause of backup and restore issues and work with other support teams (Network, Virtualization, SAN) to resolve those issues. Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provides critical data backup and restore services for their enterprise supported agencies. IaaS also provides agencies with email archive services to meet legal data retention standards and policies. With recent advancements in technology including Software Defined Data Center, Hybrid Cloud, and native AWS and Azure Cloud implementations, they are in need of additional technical expertise to meet data backup and restore requirements. Some work can be done remotely. All other work will be performed on-site.

Responsibilities include:

  • Monitor and resolve backup issues.
  • Monitor ITSM tool (BMC Remedy) for tickets and requests. Updating backup schedules, monitoring and responding to failed backup instances
  • Work with Legal and Compliance on requests for e-Discovery and executing on legal holds
  • Execute on file restore requests
  • Assist in determining probable cause of issues and work with other support teams to resolve those issues
  • Managing and configuring Client-Side deduplication in CommVault s Simpana version 11
  • Managing and configuring VSA virtual backups in CommVault s Simpana version 11
  • Troubleshooting backup/restore issues for Windows file servers, database clusters, and application servers
  • Troubleshooting and configuring backups/restores for O365 and Exchange/Outlook mailboxes
  • Troubleshooting SAN and NAS backup/restore issues

Required Skills:

  • Five (5) years experience in a Backup Administrator or Server Support role
    • A Master s degree substitutes for three years of experience, or a Bachelor s degree substitutes for two years, or an Associate s degree substitutes for one year
  • Three (3) engagements lasting more than six (6) months in a Backup Administrator or in Server Support role supporting CommVault s Simpana Backup software
  • Desired Skills:

    • Engineering and designing backups and DR in a large scale, multi-site environment of greater than 1 PB of data
    • Experience with VMware Esxi 6.5 and VCenter
    • Experience with daily reporting in CommVault that goes beyond basic reporting
    • Managing and troubleshooting CommVault group firewall permissions
    • Managing and configuring aux copies including deduplication DASH copies in CommVault version 11
    • Rudimentary understanding and troubleshooting of a version 11 Compliance Archive
    • Experience configuring and managing CommVault scheduling using CommVault groups
    • Certified in CommVault software
    • Experience with cloud implementation of backups
    • Experience specific to CommVault s Simpana email archive backup
    • Experience with Legal Holds, Compliance Searches, and electronic Discovery (e-Discovery) data backup software

    Posted By

    11320 86th Ave. N. Minneapolis, MN, 55369

    Dice Id : sdksoft
    Position Id : SDK1677
    Originally Posted : 6 days ago
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