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Internal Postings
Location :
Houston, TX
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Duration :
6 Months
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Posted :
27 Jul 2019
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Minimum years of experience*: 8

Certifications Needed: No

Responsibilities you would expect the Subcon to shoulder and execute*:

  • Provide Backup support for global customer in a distributed infrastructure, with Windows and Linux servers.
  • Perform Backup and Restore Operations (arcserve backup, arcserve UDP, NetBackup, Networker & Commvault) for 180+ locations
  • Install and configure backup hosts & agents for all backup technologies
  • Upgrade/Migrate/Consolidate Backup Hosts/Tools.
  • Backup Monitoring & System Health Check
  • Backup agent and patch installation
  • Configure backup infrastructure components including TL, backup disk (recovery points, FSD, Data Domain, PureDisk)
  • Configure backup policies and create/update policy documents
  • Ensure all backup failures are captured using enterprise monitoring tool
  • Compliance Activities - Documentation of Exception wherever needed
  • Troubleshoot and remediate failed, incomplete/missed backups
  • File-Level and Snapshot Restoration of data based on user requests
  • Troubleshoot hardware faults, identify faulty part and work with OEM support vendor to get it replaced.
  • Tape Library and Tape Devices Firmware related updates
  • Tape Library Migration/consolidation
  • Backup Monitoring and Reporting
  • Tape Vaulting and Tape inventory
  • Site contact coordination
  • Assist with decommissioning and removal of backup devices
  • Evaluate hardware and software, with the goal of improving and increasingly automating operations
  • Strong inter-personal and communication skills, capable of writing/contributing to technical knowledge articles Independent problem solving skills and effective time management
  • Required Skills:
  • Experience with DELL EMC Networker or similar enterprise backup solutions including duplication appliances, applications and tape systems
  • Sound knowledge on backup, restore and tape library maintenance
  • ITIL training and/or certification
  • Working knowledge of Windows and Linux servers
  • Certification in Data Protection tool will be preferred

Interview Process (Is face to face required?) No

Does this position require Visa independent candidates only? Yes