Job Description :
Role: Storage Administrator
Duration: 6+months(possible extension)
Location: Chicago, IL
Visa: USC, GC, EAD
Interview: phone followed by an onsite f2f interview NO SKYPE- Local only

This individual functions as storage administrator. The administrator is required to have strong knowledge of software performance as related to San storage to troubleshoot issues. The administrator also would be required to upgrade, configure, install, tune, monitor, mentor, lead and participate in subject matter projects.

College diploma or University degree in computer science preferred
Certifications in system architecture, design or maintenance
Certifications in SAN Storage administration

General Experience:
5+ years on managing and maintaining SAN storage units and fibre switches
5+ years with SAN architecture, design and enhancements
5+ years in SAN storage performance analysis and monitoring within the server and application activities
5+ years leading SAN projects and teams
5+ years in generating or modifying scripts in Shell, KornShell, Perl, C++ or similar languages
3+ years in maintaining and managing Tivioli Storage Manager or other backup methodologies
3+ years maintaining SAN replication between arrays in a multiple datacenter environment

Computer Experience:
Must have experience with IBM SAN Storage technologies
Must have experience with Cisco fibre switch and zoning
Must be able to scripting in Shell, KornShell, Perl, C++ or like languages
Must be able to provide detail performance analysis within the SAN storage and components beyond the servers such as the switches, network and server connectivity utilizing tools or other methods
Must be proficient with diagnostics tools for the SAN storage and servers
Proficient on generating graphs using tools such as Excel or generating diagrams
Microsoft system administration experience a plus
Knowledge of Linux/ UNIX particularly AIX 6.1+, AIX 7.1, RHEL 5.x, 6.x and/or Vmware 5.x is a plus