Senior Systems Engineer ( Data & System Backups )

Confidential Company  •  Arlington, VA

Less than 5 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Confidential Company
Arlington, VA
Less than 5 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17


Kforce's client is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer (Data and System Backups) in Rosslyn, VA. Responsibilities:

  • Design, implement, and provide ongoing support of the Storage and Backup Infrastructure
  • Serves as the advanced matter expert for all Storage and Backup environments
  • Create and maintain storage infrastructure for both bare-metal and virtual machines with the appropriate SAN, network, or local storage configurations, using both OEM and third party tools that include virtual storage tools and services
  • Provision/configure required storage and backup for servers
  • Evaluate, improve, and maintain the information security throughout the storage and backup infrastructure
  • Monitor and correct critical storage issues and create recovery processes for hardware failures and performance bottlenecks and configure alerts for proactive response times
  • Install, configure, test, and maintain system management tools, SAN and Tape infrastructure and server plugins with the latest hardware and software patch and firmware versions
  • Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability to include verification of the replication of data, fail over copies, and redundant data sets
  • Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixes
  • Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies
  • Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks, such as automated provisioning storage with Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
  • Participate in the design of information and operational support systems
  • Provide 3rd level support


  • Bachelor's degreepreferred
  • 3+ years of experience with Net Backup and Trivoli Storage Manager experiencerequired

JobID: 1661334-AQG

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