Systems Engineer - Sr

  • location: Alpharetta, GA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $49.54 - $59.54 per hour
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Systems Engineer - Sr

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Job Description :

We are seeking a senior Storage Engineer with extensive experience working in a complex server, storage and data protection environment to join our storage engineering Team. The storage environment currently includes Hitachi, NetApp, Netbackup and HPP, HCP technologies. The ideal candidate will be an innovative subject matter expert in software defined storage technologies with extensive Linux and automation skills

location: Alpharetta, Georgia
job type: Contract
salary: $49.54 - 59.54 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
Essential functions/Duties Performed Regularly:

- Develop highly technical engineering designs in software defined , open stack, cloud, parallel file systems and OEM specific storage technologies

- Contribute to the strategic architecture and engineering of Client storage globally

- Serve as Subject Matter Expert for Linux, object storage and other software defined storage technologies design and implementations

- Stays abreast of innovations in storage technology market in order to ensue Client stays ahead of business and regulatory needs

- Engages with 3rd party vendors in order to assess and validate market offerings in storage technologies

- Capacity planning for systems, storage and data protection technologies

- Deep understanding of the requirements of operational support to ensure that all designs meet the requirements of business needs

- Maintain strong feedback loops with development and operations teams globally in order to ensure the continuous improvements of storage catalog offerings within Client


- BS degree in Information Technology or equivalent.

- 7-10 years of experience with enterprise storage and systems

- Expert knowledge in design and implementation of storage technologies for Cloud, open stack and big data environments

- 7-10 years of Linux/UNIX Systems administration and clustering experience

- 2-3 years of experience in object and open stack experience

skills: Desired Skills and Experience

- Expert level knowledge and experience in Block, File, Object and software defined storage technologies

- Expert knowledge and experience in managing Linux systems for mission critical systems running large IO intensive work load

- Subject matter expert in at least one of the following storage products: Hitachi, NetApp, Object Storage, GlusterFS,

- Subject matter expert in Data Protection technologies

- Extensive knowledge of storage implementation in highly virtualized and automated environments including Cloud

- Cross functional experience with systems, storage, Networking and database

- Expert level knowledge in automation using Python, Chef

- Knowledge in security compliance audits and technologies

- Absolutely must be a team player (DevOps)

- Strong communication skills

- Experience in working in continuous integration delivery environments

- Experience in database technologies is a plus

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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  • date posted: 10/12/2018