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Sr. Commvault Backup Engineer - Sunnyvale, CA

Sr. Commvault Backup Engineer - Sunnyvale, CA

Job Description

Fujitsu is a leading provider of customer-focused information technology and communications solutions for the global marketplace. Pace-setting device technologies, highly reliable computing and communications products, and a worldwide corps of systems and services experts uniquely position us to deliver comprehensive solutions that open up infinite possibilities for our customers' success. Fujitsu America, Inc. provides a complete portfolio of business technology services, computing platforms, and industry solutions. Fujitsu platform products are based on scalable, reliable and high-performance server, storage, point-of-sale, and mobile technologies. Fujitsu combines its renowned platform offerings with a full suite of onshore, near shore and offshore system integration, outsourcing, and datacenter services covering applications, operations, infrastructure, customer service, and multi-vendor lifecycle services. Fujitsu provides industry-specific solutions for retail, manufacturing, healthcare, government, education, financial services, and telecommunications sectors. For more information on Fujitsu America's business scope, visit
We are seeking a Sr. Commvault Backup Administrator for our IS department in our Sunnyvale, CA location.
This position requires a strong background in Commvault backup solutions as well as some SAN management experience. A demonstrated ability to support a large production environment (2000 plus clients) along with the ability to design and implement solutions, manage change requests, and manage backup policies. Must having wide-ranging experience and the ability to apply that experience along with professional concepts and company objectives to resolve complex issues in effective ways. Strong organizational skills are necessary. Works on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.

• Configure all aspects of the backup infrastructure including secondary storage frames, switches and disk/tape topologies as directed in various configurations using knowledge of backup concepts as they relate to large enterprise multi PB environments that employ Commvault technologies
• Responsible for backup and recovery methodologies and application of these methodologies including retention, reclamation, and disaster recovery.
• Manage, configure and maintain multi-PB multi-tiered environment.
• Respond to, diagnose and remediate issues in a dynamic environment.
• Responsible for developing and maintaining comprehensive documentation for multiple environments.
• Report on performance and capacities and make allocation recommendations based on trending.
• Provide 24x7 on-call support as part of a larger team
• Participate in capacity planning and performance discussions and assist in development and execution of disaster recovery exercises.
• Responsible for maintaining current microcode and software component levels.
• 24x7 Tier 2 & 3 support and on-call support responsibilities.

Job Requirements


    • 9+ years of working Experience managing enterprise backup solutions in Commvault and Netbackup, as well as client and data protection agent software.
    • Experience / working knowledge of Oracle/SUN tape libraries.
    • Experience with NDMP backups
    • Experience with DataDomain systems
    • Experience with VMWare backups
    • Experience with Netbackup would also be preferred.
    • Knowledge of SAN fabric architecture and sound technology architecture principles to deliver high-quality, cost-effective solutions, including zoning, tape drives, tape libraries, disk storage, virtual tape libraries and reduplication.
    • Network knowledge including bandwidth, NIC configuration, CIFS, NFS, and NDMP is required.
    • Operating systems knowledge, including Windows and Linux, is required. AIX and Solaris knowledge would be a plus.
    • New technology awareness and research skills are necessary.
    • Experience with large storage environments (6PB+).
    • Experience in performance, tuning and capacity planning is required; as is experience with proactive monitoring and automation.

    Additional Skills/Knowledge:
    • High organizational skills
    • Ability to handle multi-tasks and meet deadlines
    • Ability to work efficiently and productively without direction or guidance
    • Capable of exercising extreme discretion and independent judgment
    • Ability to handle extremely confidential information in a professional manner
    • Determines methods and procedures on new assignments, and may provide guidance to other personnel.
    • Travel 0% to 10% of the year
    • Experience in performance, tuning, and capacity planning
    • Experience with proactive monitoring and automation
    • Vendor management
    • Excellent people and communications skills are an absolute requirement.
    • Excellent troubleshooting skills are required.
    Fujitsu is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Information Technology
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Computer Hardware, Computer Software
Required Travel None
Job ID FAI02489
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Sr. Commvault Backup Engineer - Sunnyvale, CA

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