Job Description :
IBM storage and Backup Administrator - Wyoming, WI

Technical/Functional Skills -MUST HAVE SKILLS
Should have knowledge on configuring IBM storage devices and maintainance.
Roles & Responsibilities
? ? ? ? 1. Manage current storage environment (20%)

? ? ? ? •Resolve any storage shortages
? ? ? ? •Alert and resolve any performance issues and notify end-users
? ? ? ? •Insure that data is available to all application

? ? ? ? 2. Application support (20%)
? ? ? ? •Work with application developers to determine storage requirements
? ? ? ? •Work with existing programmers, DBAs to optimize storage

? ? ? ? 3. Backup (15%)
? ? ? ? •Maintain proper backup schedule
? ? ? ? •Restore and recover data as requested
? ? ? ? •Facilitate off-site storage of tape

? ? ? ? 4. Monitor current storage environment (15%)
? ? ? ? •Usage
? ? ? ? •Performance
? ? ? ? •Availability
? ? ? ? •Reporting on status

? ? ? ? 5. Capacity planning (10%)
? ? ? ? •Forecast storage growth
? ? ? ? •Determine allocation of different storage types

? ? ? ? 6. Evaluations (10%)
? ? ? ? •Provide input from vendor proposals
? ? ? ? •Due diligence on new software
? ? ? ? •Drive vendor testing

? ? ? ? 7. New installs (10%)
? ? ? ? •Responsible for planning and execution of the storage installation
? ? ? ? •Perform any host-level tasks need to access new storage