Data Protection System Specialist

Hartford, CT

Posted: 04/07/2021 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Technology Job Number: 11398

Job Description

  • Position: Data Protection System Specialist
  • Status: Contract assignment
  • Contract duration: 10 months+

Our client is seeking a Data Protection System Specialist to work within the Storage team.

Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for overall architecture design for all Data Protection Equipment.
  • Responsible for organizing all code upgrades in support of product currency.
  • Responsible for tech refresh of all equipment on a 4-year cycle as outlined by initiatives around automation and data protection through app development
  • Evaluate and provide direction on future direction of the Data Protection environment.
  • Review and evaluate all purchase decisions including cost analysis and any resource needs.
  • Creating documents and diagrams for all engineering procedures.
  • Provide 3rd level of support for troubleshooting issues in the data protection environment.
  • Leading direction and support of the L2 data protection organization.
  • Provide Global with engineering assistance and guidance.
  • Being able to act as liaison and collaborator to all other teams.

Skills required:
  • Knowledge in Data Protection Systems: Avamar, Networker, Data Domain, Cohesity, CommVault, Rubrik, Veeam, and Veritas
  • Object Storage: ECS, StorageGrid
  • Working knowledge of Windows OS, Linux, AIX and Solaris platforms
  • Working knowledge of database structures: Microsoft SQL, Oracle, UDB/DB2, Mongo, PostgreSQL, NextGen Databases
  • Cloud technology support experience AWS, Azure, and Google
  • Working knowledge of networking: TCP/IP, and familiarity with firewalls, hubs, routers, switches, DNS, gateways, load balancing and basic network analysis/troubleshooting.
  • Experience in a scripting language such as PowerShell, PERL, Python, PHP, JavaScript, VBScript etc.
  • Exceptional communication skills and experience interacting with all levels of organization Solid understanding of Incident Management, Problem Management, and Change Management
  • Strong knowledge of data center infrastructure

Additional Skills: Network Analysis, EMC, AIX, Avamar, Cost Analysis

To be considered for this position you need to have the ability to work in a very fast paced environment, and be a quick learner. Excellent communication skills are essential in this role.


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