Job Description :
Storage (NetApp) Engineer/Administrator – Level 2

Long Term (3-6 Months CTH role)

Lake Forest, IL

Primary Skills

5-7 years of Strong experience in managing Windows server environment
Good communication Skills
Rotating on call contact 24/7 for all system wide issues involving infrastructure and storage environment.
Experience with NetApp storage systems ad DFM for management
Storage performance analytics with SAN & NAS
Liaison between Operation and internal departments responsible for maintaining system specific applications and databases while providing SAN and NAS storage.
Work with Application Engineers and Operational staff to allocate storage as necessary.
Report storage utilization and consumption including historical trending.
Maintaining storage hardware and software, including storage subsystems.
Ensuring data stored on enterprise storage subsystems is adequately protected from media, hardware or facility failure.
Managing the backup and recovery of data on storage subsystems using various backup and replication technologies
Ensure highest levels of data confidentiality, integrity and availability.
Responsible for ensuring reliability of storage environment.
Responsible for ensuring integrity of replicated data.
Responsible for DR mirror site storage replication using native NetApp features
Ensure the reliability, availability and performance of storage network systems.
Perform other related duties as assigned by management.
Experience setting up NetApp filers running Cluster Mode
Proven experience managing a storage environment in a lights out data centre operation.
Experience with NetApp OnCommand strongly desired Previous experience with Storage Resource Management (SRM) tools, Hierarchical Storage Management (HSM) tools, Data Lifecycle Management is a plus.
Proven experience with Cisco SAN Switching environments Experience administering enterprise & mid-tier storage subsystems and understanding of concepts such as RAID configurations and remote storage replication.
Solid understanding of storage networking fundamentals, concepts, and components, including storage subsystems, SCSI, Fibre Channel, switches, iSCSI, HBAs, virtualization, zoning, LUN masking, LVM, etc.
NetApp skills - aggregate/volume/qtree provisioning, NFS/CIFS exports, snapmirror, DFM, NetApp OnCommand, snapshots, quotas, SAN LUN provisioning, vfilers


NetApp Certified Data Administrator

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