Storage and Backup Admin

  • Epikso,
  • Ashburn, VA
UNIX, VMware, storage, backup, SAN, EMC, Netapp
C2H Corp-To-Corp, C2H W2, 6+ Months
Telecommuting not available Travel required to 100%.

Job Description

Role: Storage & Backup Admin

Location: Ashburn, VA

(Immediate Interview)


Responsible for the design, implementation, security and availability of Storage, Backups and SAN infrastructure, based on business requirements while adhering to tight operations, security, and procedural models
Responsible for complex provisioning, advanced maintenance, data migration and documentation for our Open Systems Storage and Backup environments
Demonstrate a high level of technical expertise to support complex Storage & Backup devices, including SAN, NAS and Backup solutions across all tiers, under minimal supervision
Operate in complex, highly-secure, highly-available, operations-centric datacenter environments and interact with other technology domain experts as required, to build and maintain the Open Systems Storage and Backups solutions in those datacenter environments
Function as the Storage lead on infrastructure deployment projects and initiatives
Write technical design and build documentation for storage infrastructure

Bachelors degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field is preferred
Five or more years of solid experience working in SAN/Storage/Backup Administration
Experience working in large, complex, enterprise datacenter environments
Expert knowledge in designing, deploying and supporting Open Systems, Enterprise SAN, NAS and Backup solutions in a private cloud model
Extensive storage networking background is preferred
Strong knowledge of OS fundamentals for UNIX, Linux and/or Microsoft platforms
Strong knowledge of virtualization technologies and products from VMware, RedHat or Microsoft
Strong knowledge of blade system architectures (HP, Cisco, IBM or Dell)
Hands-on experience with EMC and/or HDS Enterprise and Midrange storage arrays
Hands-on experience with Brocade and/or Cisco SAN Switches and Routers
Hands-on experience with Isilon and/or NetApp NAS storage arrays
Experience installing, configuring, supporting and maintaining Enterprise Backup solutions comprising disk-based VTLs
Hands-on experience with Symantec NetBackup and/or EMC DataDomain
Experience with UNIX (Linux, AIX, Solaris), VMware or other hypervisors, and Windows operating environments
Experience with storage configuration, volume management and path management software tools (LVM, Native MPIO, EMC PowerPath, HDS HDLM, etc.)
Ability to write technical design and build documentation for all aspects of Storage and Backup infrastructure
Scripting proficiency in both Windows and UNIX environments
Ability to lead cross-functional teams on key infrastructure projects
Strong, hands-on technical and engineering expertise allied with business acumen
Excellent oral and written communication skills, and strong inter-personal skills
Demonstrated ability to rapidly self-learn new technologies and paradigms
Storage and ITIL related certifications are preferred

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Dice Id : RTX1a6c22
Position Id : 2019-771
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