Location: Houston, TX Job Code: 176492 Posted: Oct 17, 2018 Description:
Mastech Digital provides digital and mainstream technology staff as well as Digital Transformation Services for leading American Corporations. We are currently seeking a Storage Engineer for our client in the IT-Services domain. We value our professionals, providing comprehensive benefits, exciting challenges, and the opportunity for growth. This is a Contract position and the client is looking for someone to start immediately.
Duration: 12 Months Contract
Location: Houston TX
Compensation: Best Market Rates
Role: Storage Engineer
Infrastructure/ Storage Technologies
Note: Project Needs Bilingual candidates - Spanish
Role Description: The Storage Engineer would need to have at least 5+ years of experience. For this role, you must have a proven enterprise level experience with Storage, Backup, and Virtualization technologies in large-scale, multi-data center, multi-platform, distributed computing environments.
Also, it demands to be playing a critical role in resolving major incidents pertaining to server and virtualization infrastructure within defined SLA and willing to work in 12-hour shift with 24/7 support on an even shift roaster.
Assessment and optimization of the server and network systems through monitoring, statistics, and health checks, and proactively identify and resolve issues before it gets escalated.
Anticipate, mitigate, identify, troubleshoot, and resolve hardware and software related problems on servers.
Applying effective risk controls to identify potential threats and minimize or remove a business impact
Proven analytical and rapid problem-solving abilities.
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
Be integral part of Major Incident Management group and drive consistent execution of operation processes and tasks
Review root cause of escalations and work with appropriate resources to ensure continuous improvements of technology environment and products
5+ years' experience with deep technical knowledge of multi-vendor storage technologies and Backup technologies in complex infrastructure.
Expert Knowledge and working experience with:
Various SAN platform from EMC, NetApp, IBM, HP and Cisco.
SAN Storage Technologies EMC VMAX, Unity, VNX, NetApp, HP 3PAR, IBM XIV and DDN.
NAS Storage Technologies EMC Isilon and NetApp.
Various Fabric products Cisco and Brocade switches.
Monitoring and reporting tools such as NetApp OnCommand, EMC Insight IQ, Cloud IQ, ESRS, SolarWinds, Splunk and etc.
Good understanding of:
EMC Avamar, NetBackup, Veeam, Arcserve, Networker and Tivoli Backup Technologies.
EMC and HP Tape drives, EMC DataDomain and HP StoreOnce.
Backup Monitoring tools OpsCenter, EMC DPA and Veeam Monitor and reporter.
Network technologies and firewall configuration and implementation.
Virtualization products VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V.
Demonstrated experience with process automation (Bash and Perl) and/or configuration management.
Good knowledge with performance and capacity management tools.
Must have expertise in managing enterprise-level escalations.
Handles and executes with a high level of operational urgency.
Ability to maintain calm, and work closely with other technical and business team during a critical situation.
Administrative level communication and collaboration skills.
Build strong relationships with global and cross-functional teams.
Storage and Backup Certifications.
Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Information Technology or another related field
Experience: Minimum 5+ years
Relocation: This position will not cover relocation expenses
Local Preferred: Yes
Recruiter Name: Nandeesha Thagela
Recruiter Phone: 877-884-8834 (Ext: 2115)
Equal Employment Opportunity
Mastech Digital, Inc.