Job ID :
4176
Company :
Decision Focus
Location :
chicago, IL
Type :
Hire
Duration :
6 Months
Status :
Active
Openings :
1
Posted :
5 years ago
Job Seekers, Please send resumes to resumes@hireitpeople.com or Call: (202) 719-0200 Ext: 127

Job Description:

 

We are looking for a Storage Engineer that can thrive in a challenging and rewarding

environment. This person will help design, implement, troubleshoot, analyze, and

maintain Storage Area Networks. This person will be comfortable interfacing with the business as well as customers as necessary.

 

Responsibilities:

 

·      Perform capacity planning for production, data warehouse, reporting, and other systems to include storage, memory, CPU, and load

·      Responsible for the designing, testing, building, monitoring, and administration of all Information Technology storage systems.

·      Assure adequate storage for database servers

·      Work closely with the System Administration, Database Administration, Network Administration, and Information Security teams to plan, design, and architect improvements, additions, and upgrades to systems.

·      Configures, tests, and maintains Storage environment and related services

Responsible for providing Storage Administration services on Hitachi USPv,  Netapp  and Cisco storage fabric.

·      Identifies, diagnoses, and resolves storage problems and bottle necks.

·      Create and maintain comprehensive documentation for all implemented Storage.

·      Daily monitoring, maintenance and problem resolution / escalation

Operating system patches, software code upgrades, and routine hardware configuration

Participate in 24x7 on-call rotation

 

Required Qualifications:

·      5+ years experience in administering, troubleshooting, and supporting Hitach USPv, AMS, Netapp class storage systems.

·      5+ years experience in capacity planning systems and storage in a "real-time" or near "real-time" environment

·      5+ years experience in Systems and/or Network Administration

·      5+ years experience designing, implementing and managing virtual storage environments. Hands on experience with Hitachi USPV.

·      3+ years experience designing, implementing and administrating SAN replication technologies in multi-site environments

·      Demonstrated competency in SAN Architecture to its core levels

·      Experience with Enterprise backup and recovery products such as Netbackup.

·      Highly proficient in all aspects of Cisco MDS Director Storage Switches
Working knowledge of file systems such as Veritas / Linux, AIX

Demonstrable level of competence including:

·      A practical level of experience implementing and administrating common

TCP/IP-based services, including DNS, DHCP, HTTP, FTP, SSH, SMTP, etc.

 

·      Working knowledge of common network monitoring and security utilities

 

·      Troubleshooting focused on determining hardware vs. software, hardware vs.

firmware, software vs. operating system, network vs. application/systems, and

patterned vs. non-repeatable problems

           

·      Ability to prioritize and multitask

 

·      Willingness to learn new technologies and maintain industry knowledge

 

·      Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

 

Excellent presentation skills

• Ability to lift, carry, and move all components of PC workstations, servers,

network equipments, peripherals, and other ancillary equipments

• Ability to travel as needed