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Storage / Linux Engineer/ Architect
Ref No.: 18-01381
Location: Jersey City, New Jersey
Position Type:Full Time
Pay Rate : $ 140,000.00 - 170,000.00 /Year
We are a Mid Sized Money Management firm and we are seeking a Senior Storage / Linux Engineer/ Architect to design and deploy storage solutions and drive the evolution of existing systems. The Senior Storage Engineer will work as port of a multi-faceted team to build end-to-end solutions and will be engaged throughout the entire project lifecycle.

Include but are not limited to:
  • Working with team to design, architect, plan deploy and maintain various storage solutions to meet business needs
  • Identify and implement improvement that will contribute to enhaced process and procedure maturity within the team
  • Lead and take responsibility for production stroage system dvelopment from requirements to release, including detailed design, analysis testing and optimization
  • Provide leadership for the development of operational and strategic direction for storate software and hardware
  • Plan and implement storage hardware/software upgrades and migrations
  • Lead efforts to leverage metrics in the management of storage arrays to drive improvement and performance
  • Collaborate with other technology groups to provide technical, operational and innovative expertise
  • Take ownership and maintain user requests and issues
  • Available as necessary for 24/7 environment, including weekends

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field
  • 4+ years of experience in SAN and NAS infrastructure management, including storage array migrations, and ability to troubleshoot SAN and NAS problems. As well as SAN / NAS provisioning, expansion and reclaims.
  • Experience with Red Hat or other Enterprise Linux Distribution
  • Experience with Linux in a mixed storage environment
  • Experience with Red Hat Satellite, Pacemaker Clusters and Centrify
  • Scripting knowledge such as PowerShell, Python, Perl, Unix shell
  • Experience with command line and GUI management for various storage systems
  • Hands-on experience with Brocade and Cisco director level fiber switches, SAN zones, SAN topology, FC fabrics, ISLs
  • Extensive knowledge of Del EMC RecoverPoint and other remote replication products
  • Experience with Data Domain
  • Extensive knowledge of Dell EMC XtremeIO, snapshots, consistency groups, volume mapping
  • Extensive  knowledge of NetApp Clustered OnTAP 9, CIFS/SMB, NFS, virus scanning, FPolicy, OnCommand Unified Manager, performance analysis
  • Experience with automation of storage tasks related to Disaster Recovery and snapshots
  • Experience in performance analysis and metrics reports
  • Experience in events monitoring, call-home configuration, email alert setup, SNMP trap forwarding
  • Extensive knowledge of existing industry standards, technologies and operational norms across both storage and systems technologies
Strongly Desired Skills and Experience (but not required):
  • Dell EMC ESRS
  • EMC Centera
  • EMC VNXe
  • Dell EMC AppSync
  • Serve Virtualization (VMware)
  • Cloud (AWS and Azure)
  • Red Hat Linux
  • Netbackup
  • Veeam
  • Ansible
Personal Characteristics Required:
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute to an atmosphere of teamwork through collaborative and open communication
  • Demonstrated ability to lead people and get results through others
  • Ability to work in a team to solve complex problems involving multiple disciplines and engineer new solutions to meet technical and business requirements
  • Problem analysis and problem resolution at both a strategic and functional level