Responsibilities

 Job Summary

Responsible for implementing enterprise file and block storage solutions. The storage platforms are comprised of shared multi-tenant storage, customer dedicated storage and infrastructure deployments. Primary storage vendors include HP/3Par, NetApp, and EMC. Tasks include but are not limited to configuration of dedicated SAN, Shared SAN, NAS, Shared NAS, changes, configuration of management tools, and installation of 3rd party products required to meet the customer’s contract.

Duties

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  • Responsible for the build and deployment of Storage frames and SAN fabrics.
  • Responsible to build and deploy network attached storage (NAS) solutions
  • Escalation point for the Virtualization and storage team within the Implementation team
  • Base configuration using the Build Configure Verify process
  • Installation and configuration of Terremark supported software tools
  • Update logical diagrams and maintain documentation

Qualifications

 

Required Knowledge, Skills & Experience

  • Expert knowledge of two of these major storage platforms – EMC, NetApp, HP/3PAR
  • Minimum of 7 years of IT industry experience
  • Minimum of 5 years of Systems Administrations experience
  • Minimum of 5 years of SAN administration experience
  • Minimum of 3 years of any UNIX or Linux experience
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Strong understanding of troubleshooting techniques
  • Advanced organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

 

Preferred Knowledge, Skills & Experience

  • Academic:  BS in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent work experience in the technology sector
  • Strong scripting is a plus
  • 5+ years working with enterprise server platforms (HP, Cisco, SUN, Dell, IBM)
  • Hands on experience, training or certification focused on Cisco Networking such as a CCNA is a plus
  • Experience with VMware ESXi, or ESX and vCenter 4.x a plus
  • Strong technical experience with industry standard x86_X64 server hardware, including disk storage subsystems, RAID, SAN and networking hardware strongly desired
  • Excellent documentation, communication and interpersonal skills

Equal Employment Opportunity

  • Verizon is a Federal Contractor
  • Verizon requests veteran priority referrals
  • Verizon is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer M/F/Disability/Vet.