Job Description :
Position:- SAN Administrator/ Storage Backup Admin
Location:- Phoenix, AZ
Duration:- Contract Role

Job Description:-
Who are we looking for?
Senior Storage and Backup administrator with good experience implementing and Managing Large Storage and backup systems. Individual should be passionate about technology, multi skilled and willing to work in a 24 X 7 support model under stringent SLAs
Technical Skills:
The person should have sound knowledge and Hands on Experience on the following:
Must be able to handle storage allocation, zoning & Masking
Must be able to Create Backup policies/ scheduling/ Good Knowledge of Troubleshooting
Hands on Experience of SAN, NAS & DAS Technology, should have handled EMC Clarion, DMX, Netapp FAS, HP EVA and SUN SAN Box.
Hands on Experience of Back up – Disk drives/Tape Technology, should have handled Symantec Veritas/Netbackup, HP Data Protector
Should be familiar with Cisco/Brocade switches.
Windows/Unix/Solaris basic knowledge would be an added advantage.
Process Skills:
Design :knowledge to meet the business as well as operational objectives Works closely with the business units to maximize the efficiency of the design by aligning to the current objectives as well as providing new insights into alleviating any complexities Defines and adheres to standard engineering designs, templates, processes and procedures for delivering projects that follow organizations reference architectures Provide design options and strategies (i.e. option a/b/c) that cater to specific business driven requirements Proactively utilizes knowledge of the business units in an effort to maximize the efficiency of the solution Leverages industry’s best practices and applies them consistently in developing and/or re-engineering designs
Assessment and Strategy: Provides subject matter expertise to maintain the appropriate lifecycle for the technologies in scope, including technology risk, refresh, migration and retirement Analyzes systems performance, modifying parameters to improve throughput and effectively utilize system resources. Monitors resource usage, making required adjustments as necessary Follows proper well established Change Management procedures Responsible for accurately estimating, planning, and executing Network related activities. Relays detailed information to Network and Project Managers Establishes and maintains strong collaborative relationships with internal and external strategic partners as well as critical IT infrastructure service providers Evaluates and provides in depth analysis and recommendations towards the selection Network Engineering and Operations tools Identifies key areas for improvement and develops a plan to align to strategic objectives. Assists leadership by making recommendations in