We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Storage Administrator to begin an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems.
The VMWare Storage Administrator will work as part of a managed Storage-as-a-Service environment for a large Government client and will be responsible for the management of the client’s enterprise storage infrastructure.
Specific duties include:
Manage enterprise storage infrastructure in support of client’s mainframe and open systems computing.
o Provides a deep technical subject matter expertise and leadership for analyzing hardware and software needs.
Work independently and with vendors to install, support, and upgrade storage infrastructure.
o Monitor the environment for performance and stability issues to meet Service Level Objectives.
o Work with client and storage vendors to maintain supported microcode levels.
o Provides oversight and tracking of support tickets, ensuring that issues and requests are resolved in a timely manner.
o Pro-actively monitor the environment and correct potential or present issues as identified.
o Provides senior technical consulting internally to teammates and externally to a variety of IT teams.
o Follow the clients’ and internal procedures for change management, incident management, and escalation.
Work with peers across multiple business units. Participate in a 24/7 on-call rotation.
o Provision storage per Storage-as-a-Service requirements.
o Troubleshoot escalated storage hardware, configuration and availability issues.
o Investigate and resolve storage performance issues.
o Escalate and track issues submitted to storage vendors
o Document new technical procedures and processes developed in coordination with Storage-as-a-Service business goals.
o Identify new process and procedure improvements
o Work with storage vendors to conduct routine maintenance on storage arrays.
o Ability to obtain Government agency BI security clearance with drug screening
o Bachelor's degree and 8 years overall experience
o Minimum of 5 years’ experience with enterprise storage from one or more of the following: SVC, EMC, HDS, IBM or NetApp
SVC Storage Admin:
o Experience with multi Petabyte environments and understand the best practices for SVC.
o Experience with migrating large environments behind the SVC.
o Ability to work with in a team environment and participate in Knowledge transfer with teammates and customer.
o Ability to Document the SVC environment.
o Keep up to date with the latest SVC codes and recommend fixes/code upgrades for the production environment. Come up with test plans to test in the Lab and validate all recommended code levels.
EMC Storage Admin:
o Experience with EMC VNX, VMAX, CLARiiON, Centera, and Celerra storage devices
o Experience with EMC SRDF/TimeFinder, Navisphere, RecoverPoint and Data Domain
IBM Storage Admins:
o Experience with IBM DS8800/8700
o Experience with IBM Flashcopy, Metro Mirror, Global Mirror
o Experience with IBM HW planning, site prep, installs and upgrades
o Experience with IBM technology including DASD replication (PPRC, GDPS & HyperSwap) in support of HA and DR
HDS Storage Admins:
o Experience with Hitachi VSP/USP, AMS (Mandatory)
o Experience with Hitachi True copy, Universal manager (Mandatory)
NetApp Storage Admins:
o Experience with NetApp V-Series And E-Series
o Experience with NetApp OnTap and OnCommand
Preferable experience with HP EVA, IBM DS8800/DS8700, Hitachi VSP/USP, Netapp
* Experience with Brocade SAN Fabric switches
* OS Administration: VMware, Solaris, Linux, Windows, AIX, and HP-UX
* NetApp OnCommend management software
Do you have what it takes to be mission critical?
Your skills and experience could be mission critical for our Unisys team supporting the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers. As a member of our diverse team, you’ll gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems.
Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.
Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world.
Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at www.Unisys.com.
Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons, and Veterans.
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