Job Description :
VDart We are a Global Information Technology Services & Workforce Solutions firm headquartered out of Atlanta, GA with presence in US, Canada, MX, UK, Belgium, Japan & India. Founded in 2007, Our team of over 2550+ professionals continually create impact for our customers worldwide in solving complex technology challenges with cutting edge technologies. We specialize in providing the Fortune 1000 companies, niche hard to find skills in technologies including Social, Mobile, Big Data Analytics, Data Sciences, Cyber Security, IoT, Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence. With delivery centers in the UK, Mexico, Canada, and India, we provide global workforce solutions to our customers covering EMEA, APAC & Americas. VDart is an award-winning organization recognized by Inc 5000 Hall of Fame; Atlanta Business Chronicle*s Fastest Growing Companies; NMSDC*s National Supplier of the Year; Ernst & Young*s Regional Entrepreneur of the Year and more. Role: Sr. Storage & Backup Admin Location: Chicago, IL (Initial remote) Type of Hire: Contract Job Requirements: Experience with Storage and Backup systems (SAN, NAS, DAS, Tape Libraries, Backup Appliances) as Sr. Storage & Backup Administrator/ SME in last 6 years Experience in providing Level 3 (expert level) support on at least two different vendor Storage systems (IBM /HP/ NetApp/ Dell EMC) Experience in Architecting and Implementation of Storage & Backup solutions Experience in troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose storage and backup system problems; documents system events to ensure continuous services uptime Perform system installation and troubleshooting to normalize the impacted services Proven experience in Disaster Recovery & Business Continuity Management including Disaster Recovery Drills towards process optimization and assurance Proven experience & sound knowledge on Clustering and High Availability architecture including Data Tiering and Data Replication management (On-prem & Cloud) Proven experience on the storage consolidation and data migration, both array-based and host-based (non-array) based. Experience in development and enforcement of Data Management, Archiving and RBAC Policies Experience with storage virtualization and quota management. LUN provisioning and mapping to UNIX, Windows and Linux servers (Physical/ Virtual) Experience in capacity planning & forecasting and performance monitoring of storage subsystems. Knowledge and experience of operational monitoring and management tools (e.g. Solarwinds, Zabbix, Grafana/Graphite, Nagios, etc. Intermediate knowledge of Windows and Linux/Unix operating systems Experience in firmware upgrade, configuration management & troubleshooting mirrors, Vaults, and performance optimization In-depth knowledge on troubleshooting CIFS & NFS share, ISCSI and FC SAN environment. Experience in configuring business copy and Continous Access in Storage environment Experience in Designing, Configuring and troubleshooting Fabric environment constituting Brocade, Mc Data and Cisco switches. Expertise in Backup solutions including backup software and hardware infrastructure Sound knowledge and experience in developing and implementing Backup processes and data management policies Working knowledge on IBM, HP, DELL EMC, NetApp storage along with CISCO and Brocade SAN Switches Experience on cloud (AWS, GCP, Azure, etc based storage & Backup solution like NetApp CVO, Azure ASR, Veritas CloudCatalyst / Cloudpoint is an advantage Key Skills: Storage, Backup, SAN, NAS, NetApp, EMC, Cloud Referral Program: Ask our recruiting team about how you can be a part of our referral program. If you refer a candidate with this background and if the candidate accepts the role our team pays a generous referral. We are keen on networking and establishing a long-term, mutually beneficial partnership with you. We are Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. VDart Inc Alpharetta, GA Follow us on Twitter for the hottest positions: @VDart_Jobs Follow us on Twitter: @vdartinc