SAN/NAS/VMware Storage Engineer
Applied Resource Group is seeking a SAN/NAS/VMware Systems/Storage Engineer for a direct hire position for one of our Atlanta, GA clients. The Systems/Storage Engineer is responsible for :
Managing and maintaining online storage (1.2 PB) including Hitachi BlueArc and IBM 7000.
Operational management of IBM Tape Library System using Tivoli Backups
Build and Maintenance of Windows based physical (Dell & Cisco UCS) and virtual servers (VMWare)
Participate in the On-call rotation for a 24x7, Client facing Production environment.
Participation in Design, Incident, and Change Management processes.
Development and documentation of standards in the areas of configuration, provisioning, monitoring, maintenance, and installation.
Minimum of five years experience administering physical and virtual servers utilizing Windows 2008 operating systems and VMWare.
Minimum of three years experience administering SAN/NAS technology (FC, SAS, Array) in a corporate environment including fiber channel switches and zoning techniques in a Windows Server environment.
Strong analytical skills with experience troubleshooting and problem solving and the ability to own problems until resolution.
Self-motivated with the ability to be proactive and work well under tight deadlines and flexible hours.
Team player with strong intercommunication skills and the ability to provide clear documentation of production processes as necessary.
Experience with management of Hitachi Bluearc (and the HiCommand and HiTrack software suites) is highly preferred.
Experience with Microsoft SQL, Clustering, IIS, and Active Directory preferred.
IBM tape library management and Tivoli Storage Manager experience is highly advantageous.
Knowledge of developing and deploying business continuity and disaster recovery strategies is preferred.
Server or storage certifications in any area of focus listed above is advantageous.
Education and Professional Experience
BS in Computer Science or equivalent education and experience
Keywords: SAN, NAS, VMWare, IBM Tape Library System, Tivoli Backups, Windows 2008
About Applied Resource Group
Applied Resource Group, headquartered in Atlanta, GA, is a full service IT consulting and solutions organization specializing in Application Development, Enterprise Resource Planning, and IT Infrastructure. Our solutions include IT Consulting, Outsourcing, Recruiting, and Staffing. At Applied we understand that organizations are built upon the talented individuals that comprise them and we embrace the diverse candidates that contribute to our success. Our goal is to help you achieve that success by documenting your needs to help you achieve your career goals. Contact us today to speak with one of our talented Account Executives which serve as your recruiting contact to build one-on-one relationships, offering personalized attention and career guidance. At Applied our goal is your success.