Our Vancouver based enterprise client has an exciting, 1 year position available for an experienced, Senior Storage Specialist. This individual will require a high level of experience with storage implementation, operational backup, disaster recovery implementation, maintenance, performance and capacity management. This individual will work closely with Server and Database teams, Enterprise Architecture, Applications teams. They will also be working closely with key technology vendors.
Key Role Responsibilities
Operational support/troubleshooting of enterprise storage, data protection, and disaster recovery infrastructure.
Work with the architecture and data protection team to provide storage/data protection solutions to increase performance.
Plan and architect DR/Storage solutions
Participate in long range planning and architecture for Infrastructure services, focusing on Storage and DR
Manage and maintain SLAs for Storage, Data Protection, and DR solutions.
Key Skill Set Requirements/Education
Computer Science or related university degree or related practical experience Microsoft MCSE is desirable
2 or more relevant SAN/NAS certification (NetApp, IBM, HP, EMC, Hitachi, etc)
Expert working knowledge of the CommVault technologies
Cisco CCNA / CCNP desirable
Data Domain certification desirable
7+ years advanced technical knowledge of enterprise level storage, both at the hardware and software levels.
Advanced technical knowledge of storage / file system protocols, specifically: NFS, CIFS, and iSCSI
Advanced technical knowledge and experience with storage virtualization, data de-duplication and data archiving techniques
Strong knowledge/experience of Microsoft Server OS's
Strong trouble-shooting and problem solving skills are required
Strong customer service and verbal/written communication skills are required.
If you fit the listed requirements, please respond directly to this posting. Short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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