Commvault Backup Engineer


Cary, NC

Not Specified years

Posted 244 days ago

  by    Emily Russo

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?Job Title: Commvault Backup Engineer - Direct Hire / Full Time / Perm

Job Location: Cary, NC

Job Type: Full Time / Perm / Direct Hire + Benefits

?US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.? 

Job Description:


  • Adhering to SLAs defined by the business/client
  • Mentoring team members and training them for newer features/technologies
  • Handling Incidents related to backups
  • Performing root cause analysis for backup severity one issues
  • Planning and Implementing Change Requests
  • Troubleshooting technical issues related to backups and handling escalations from the team members
  • Ensuring that the processes are adhered to while working on any problem incident/change request
  • Responsible for successful completion of Installation and configuration of backup software upgrades/patches etc.
  • Responsible for building / maintaining a test environment along with the team
  • Improves and maintains customer and employee satisfaction by the way of quality in the day to day tasks
  • Planning/Testing new technologies and design changes as and when applicable
  • Planning the overall Backup/Restoration Strategy for 24x7 operation support
  • Responsible for building and maintaining test environment 
  • Responsible for strategizing a backup plan and test plan for failure scenario
  • Testing/Auditing/Processes as required from time to timE

Technical Requirements:

  • Should be leading the overall backup environment
  • Implementation and designing of Commvault solution for end-end backup       solution for client
  • Migration of all the database backups from different circles/location forclien
  • Implementation of all SAN based backups on Leading Tape Library
  • Performance tuning and optimization for Commvault and storage
  • Working closely with Storage team for storage related issues, Technical Consultation.
  • Planning Backup Policies and Storage Units, Pools
  • Migration from one Backup tool to another tool
  • Tape Library Configuration and Administration
  • Online Backups for Databases, Mail Servers etc
  • Backup Tool Configurations
  • Performance Management for Backup/Restore
  • Optimising Media Consumption
  • Patching on Backup/Restore Tool
  • Scripting / Automation of Major/ Complex Tasks
  • Recovery of Backup/Restore Servers from failure
  • Integrating with other tools: Enterprise Management Systems
  • Planning and Implementing Security for Backup & Restore Tools
  • Design Reports on backup usage and performance
  • Documentation describing hardware setups & diagrams
  • Documentation of Operational procedures and processes
  • Should be able to mentor L1 and L2 Backup Admins
  • Installation, configuration, administration and complete maintenance of Commvault
  • Migration of Commvault Commserve/Commcell Servers from one platform to     another
  • Designing and implementing and new solutions in SSO for better optimization and usage of resources for backup.
  • Installation of different tape libraries of different vendors with different media servers, working knowledge of NetApp Filer. NetApp VTL, cloning and export of VTL tapes, PureDisk 6.6
  • Responsible for reviewing the complete backup Infra. Plan & advise on new H/W Infra for backup to higher management for New Backup Infra.
  • Providing Technical Consultation on NBU features like NDMP and FT client backups, SAN Media Server Backups, along with proper assessment technical documentation.
  • Looking into capacity planning and management. Working on escalated issues by Backup Ops.
  • SAN and NAS implementation of Netbackup e.g., NetApp, EMC-Clarion/Celera
  • SAN related troubleshooting
  • IP Network, WAN and LAN free (SAN) based data backup design and configuration (familiarity)
  • Should be familiar with ITIL processes.

Certification requirements:

  • Commvault(Expert), Any Dedup Storage(hand on Knowledge), Any other Backup Technology( Desired )