Specific Job Description
Collaborate with Program Management to assess and to review the current gaps and deficiencies in the as-is Storage & Backup environment, and take direction from management on sequence and prioritization to close gaps.
Perform as a Storage Area Network (SAN) Systems Administrator, to manage the installation and maintenance of SAN software and utilities; to support backup and recovery of operating system, application software and data; to debug SAN hardware and network issues; to support SAN setup, configuration and support; and to support performance tuning and capacity planning in an enterprise data center environment.
Design, plan, implement, support and administer all aspects of SAN Storage, Unix Operating Systems and Tivoli Storage Manager, LTO, STK Tape Library Technologies, IBM and Hitachi Enterprise Storage Servers/Arrays and Storage Area Networks (SAN).
Provide expert support for systems storage devices such as, but not limited to, Hitachi USP series, Hitachi AMS series, IBM Disks and storage area networks such as Brocade DCX, McDATA 6064 and McDATA 6140, SVC.
Provide expert support with information systems security, operations, techniques, and standards in a SAN environment.
Monitor the performance and provide recommendations to improve the environment using tools such as Tivoli Productivity Center.
Provide recommendations to improve the environment, propose solutions to issues, develop and lead new projects, maintain current documentation, attend scheduled meetings, and implement industry best practices.
Design and develop operations and maintenance manuals for key Storage hardware, software, and services.
Perform rotational after hours (on-call) support for the OSS/SD functional area, as needed.
Storage Architecture in SAN environment: 10+ years
Experience with Design, Planning, Implementation, Support and Administrative aspects of: SAN Storage, Unix Operating Systems, Tivoli Storage Manager, LTO, STK Tape Library Technologies, IBM and Hitachi Enterprise Storage Servers/Arrays and Storage Area Networks (SAN), IBM SVC.
Storage area networks\ SAN fiber channel hardware:
Installing, Configuring, Administering and Troubleshooting of SAN Storage, UNIX, Windows and Tivoli Storage Manager Servers in a large datacenter environment
Experience providing lead technical support for the analysis and resolution of complex problems involving SAN Storage, Backup Systems, and Unix/Windows Servers.
Provide expert support for systems storage devices such as, but not limited to,
Hitachi USP series,
Hitachi AMS series,
IBM Series Disks;