POSITION:SAN Admin (Storage Administrator)—LOCALS ONLY
LOCATION: Lewisville, TX
DURATION:18 month contract
Responsible for implementing and managing enterprise storage environment and performing production support activities for assigned storage systems to ensure the integrity and availability of the environment.
Principle Associate for Enterprise Storage team with a focus on support on the enterprise storage infrastructure Example - (EMC VMAX, EMC VPLEX, HDS VSP, Cisco MDS Series SAN Switches, Brocade Switches)
Develop and exhibit technical subject matter expertise on the assigned enterprise storage systems (EMC VMAX, EMC VPLEX, HDS VSP, Cisco MDS Series SAN Switches, Brocade Switches, Multipathing Software) and associated processes and procedures.
Perform change management and incident management for enterprise storage systems. Coordinate, communicate, and execute maintenance activities, upgrades, and patching for management/monitoring tools.
Generate capacity reports, performance, trending, incident reports and other related items to enable the delivery of required monitoring solutions.
Develop an understanding of project engagement processes (Service Readiness) and partner with project teams on Conditions of Satisfaction deliverables including support documentation.
Provide support for new systems and projects (working with vendors, other platform support teams) and implement the tools to enable the ongoing support.
Regularly identify and implement improvement opportunities
Provide 24x7 IT storage operations support in a team on a rotation and on-call basis. Adjust working hours and schedule as needed.
Understand and follow IT processes including Change & Configuration, Problem, Incident and Service Readiness and other established team procedures.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology
8 years of Enterprise SAN storage (EMC VMAX, HDS VSP) and SAN Switches (Cisco MDS and Brocade)
Scripting (Perl, Shell etc.) and Automation skills with a drive to optimize infrastructure/processes and increase efficiencies
Excellent technical, analytical and problem solving skills