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EDSS Systems Engineer Support
Ref No.: 18-04123
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Start Date: 06/12/2018
Project Title EDSS Systems Engineer Support
Due Date June 19, 2018
Resource / Job Title Mid-Level Systems Engineer
Number Of resumes Five (5) Resume
Work Location Washington DC. Metro Area
Salary Range: Open
Project Duration One Year + two optional renewal
Commitment letter Commitment letter from the candidate that he/she is available to start on July 9, 2018. If selected by the client
Mid-Level Systems Engineer
Candidate Capability Requirements/Experience
The candidate/s should meet the following requirements:
  • Minimum qualifications include 6 years of relevant experience, on enterprise data storage systems, a bachelor's degree in the related field or the equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Candidates must be able to secure and maintain Federal Government security clearances as deemed appropriate by management.
Required Experience and Expertise in the following areas
  • Cisco MDS 9000 Multilayer SAN Switches or equivalent
  • Cisco Fabric Manager & Device Manager
  • Cisco NX-OS Software
  • Data Center Network/Fabric Manager DCNM/DCFM
  • SAN Zones, ISLs,
  • SAN Performance and Capacity Tools, vRealize, M&R, NetApp InSight SRM
  • SAN and NAS storage: Fiber Channel SANs, FCoEs, FCIP, Block and File Storage (CIFS, NFS and Mixed protocols) Implementations and support.
  • SAN and NAS storage - Implementation and provisioning
  • EMC Storage Management Tools- Performance and Capacity
  • EMC Centera
  • EMC Unified VNX series and / or VMAX, VPLEX, Xtreme IO, Unity Series
  • Flash Storage, FAST VP, Cloud integrated storage devices
  • Storage, systems or backup administration for large environment enterprise infrastructure systems.
  • NetApp FAS, All Flash storage, Data ONTAP, Cloud Connectors
  • Data Protection technologies/softwares using EMC array snapshots, Recoverpoint, SRDF, MirrorView, NetApp array snapshots, snapmirror, snap vault, snap Manager, Metro clusters
  • NetApp. System Manager, Oncommand Unified Manager, Performance Manager, WFA
  • Cloud Services: Backup and DR to cloud using AWS, Azure, Object storage, Cloud storage deployments
  • Data Protection using Backups and Archive softwares: VEEAM, Veritas Netbackup, Exagrid, Veritas appliances, Snapvault, Replication director snapshots, Cloud integrated Backup and Archive
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to troubleshoot and resolve issues with network/operating systems.
Desired Skills or Knowledge
  • Understanding of VMware ESX; vSphere; vCenter
  • Understanding of cloud technologies
  • Understanding of IT security and encryption technologies
  • Understanding of Network Attached Storage (NAS) technologies
  • Understanding of BCDR procedures
  • Understanding of Client Blade Frame Chassis, Client Virtual Connect hardware
  • Understanding of Converged infrastructure technologies
  • Understanding of Data center layout and designs
  • Knowledge of Hybrid, private and public clouds
  • Understanding Active/Active configurations
Job Duties
The Mid-Level Systems Engineer will work directly with the Enterprise Infrastructure (EI) Enterprise Data Storage & Protection (EDSP) Branch and will be performing the following duties:
  • Configuration, allocation, and management of the storage infrastructure
  • Integration and operations for complex systems in an enterprise data center environment
  • Enterprise-level applications, backup and disaster recovery support
  • Enterprise data migration and data replication
  • Advanced troubleshooting, trending analyses, capacity planning and technical support
  • Creating and/or providing inputs towards SAN/NAS storage system documentation and status reports including but not limited to After Action Reports, Standard Operating Procedures, System Baseline Change Requests and Configuration Management Plans.
  • Effective communication, both orally and in writing, with senior staff, information systems professionals and the non-technical user community
  • Incumbent will also be able to provide assistance in planning, designing, and evaluating hardware and software recommendations to enhance and improve the Enterprise Data Storage Systems as a whole.
  • Position may require the ability to work shifts to provide support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.