EMC Storage Administrator
Request Technology-Craig Johnson - Deerfield, IL

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Prestigious Fortune 500 Company is currently seeking an EMC Storage Administrator. Candidate will serve as a senior member of our storage administration team, and be responsible for the build, run and support of the enterprise storage and data protection platform. Candidate will support each of the lines of business by performing infrastructure deployments and maintenance and incident management. Candidate will work closely with the infrastructure platform teams (engineering and operations) and business partners to deliver highly available storage technology solutions.


Storage array deployment, configuration and provisioning assignments
Collaborates with peers on the server (UNIX & Windows), network and security teams to fulfil complex infrastructure deployments throughout the enterprise
Responds to customer/business partner inquiries and develops solutions to meet their needs
Creates installation and trouble-shooting documentation for use by data center operations personnel
Provide tier-2 incident management support and participate in on-call rotation
Collaborate with team members and prioritize assignments
Ensure all our processes and standards are followed for work performed.
Participate in the development, implementation, and testing of disaster recovery methods and procedures
Develop, document, and maintain operational processes for the storage, SAN and backup environments throughout the enterprise
Ability to clearly communicate issues and remediation plans to business technology leadership team
Periodically audit the storage, SAN and backup environments throughout the enterprise to address configuration, reliability or operational gaps.


EMC Symmetrix (DMX & VMAX), IBM XIV, HDS USP, VSP, TagmaStor, HP EVA, 3PAR
EMC Clariion CX3 & CX4, NetApp FAS960
Brocade directors and Switches, SANHealth, Brocade SMI, Brocade CMCDE, Fabric Manager
Decru Management Console, Navisphere, NaviCLI
Centerra Tools, XIV Tools, ESRS.
ECC, SMC, Sol Enabler, WLA, SPA, SMAS
EMC (DPA) Aptare, Onaro, AppIQ
EMC NetWorker Backup Server, NMC Server, EMC Storage Node
EMC Centerra, NetWorker, ECC, DPA, Clariion, Brocade SAN Switches
EMC SRDF, TimeFinder, PowerPath, MPIO
IBM 3584 Tape Library, LTO (gen 3, 4 and 5) tape drives
DataDomain, ProtecTIER


Working knowledge of Unix (AIX, Solaris, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Windows 2008) systems in a high-availability, multi site environment
Five or more years experience installing, configuring and supporting Storage Area Network (SAN) Switches/directors (Brocade, McData or Cisco). Must have experience performing code upgrades.
Five to seven years hand-on experience performing LUN assignment and masking as well as SAN switch zoning
Five or more years experience working with server based logical volume managers (VxVM, LVM, etc.)
Five or more years experience configuring & supporting enterprise backup and system recovery applications (eg: NetBackup, NetWorker, TSM)
Working knowledge of network Switches, Routers, Firewalls, and network protocols
Extensive experience writing Shell Scripts/programs using Bourne, Korn, Bash, Perl and AWK
Strong competency configuring and trouble-shooting TCP/IP on Servers and storage devices
Intermediate level experience analysing and reporting on storage array capacities
Extensive experience trouble-shooting storage & server performance issues
Degreed CS/IS; five to seven years of tier-2 and/or tier-3 storage administration experience