Storage Administrator

$80K - $90K
Posted on 08/08/17 by Jason Eric
Confidential Company
Alpharetta, GA
Staffing & Recruiting
$80K - $90K
Posted on 08/08/17 Jason Eric

Position: Storage Administrator

Location: Alpharetta, GA / Cincinnati , OH

Duration: Full-Time Permanent

Salary:     $Negotiable

Job Description:

To undertake implementation and support activity for storage Infrastructure which consists of EMC, Network Appliances etc., preferably a recognized Certification

Implementation activity will be in response either to development project related activity or to maintain infrastructure currency.

The storage Administrator will be a team lead whom should be efficient in handling a team.

Administrator will work closely with delivery projects with various architects assigned to the project.

The storage team also works closely with the othertechnical teams within IS Delivery, e.g. the Unix & Websphere Application Server teams.

In the support capacity the administrator will liaise with other support teams to ensure rapid resolution of production system problems and appropriate communication of progress.

  • Provide day to day global operational activities for Storage and Backup/Recovery teams including administering storage array architecture,
  • SAN infrastructure, Network Attached Storage (NAS), Enterprise Backup/Restore, Hierarchical Storage Management (HSM) and Archival and Retrieval.
  • Perform all chargeback estimation, provisioning, and documentation tasks in a timely manner.
  • Produce regular reports for management, to assist in cost recovery, capacity planning and consolidation.
  • Assist in Data centre consolidation efforts.
  • Perform H/W monitoring and maintenance.
  • Troubleshoot issues related to backup integrity.
  • Configure, monitor and remediate any production backups.
  • Netapp, EMC (Clariion & DMX) with Netbackup Software as a backup Tool


  • Working knowledge Enterprise-class Storage Hardware from EMC (Symetrix and Clarion), HDS (USP), Network Appliances (NAS Filer).
  • Working knowledge of Enterprise-class Fiber Switch/Director Hardware from Cisco, Brocade, or McData required.
  • Hands-on Experience with Veritas Volume Manager, Powerpath and LVM.
  • Good understanding of monitoring and replication strategies (ECC, SRDF, True Copy, Tagma Store)
  • Excellent experience in storage. concepts (mapping/creation, F/C Switch Configs)
  • Working knowledge on Veritas Netbackup Administration Or Tivoli Storage Manager Administration
  • Familiar with IPNetwork, WAN and LANfree (SAN) based data backup design and configuration.
  • Experience with data protection and backup recovery solutions familiarity such as using virtual tape, disk to disk to tape, data replication.
  • Unix and/or Windows systems administrationexperience.
  • Good understanding of OS/Application storage requirements (File System Layout and Databases)
  • Experience in System Fault Tolerance Design, Business continuity and Disaster recovery planning.
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