Storage Infrastructure Engineer

Recruiter
Experis Engineering
Location
Portsmouth
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
To monitor and maintain the Storage and Virtual infrastructures, encompassing Core EMC Storage, VMware hypervisor environments. In support of these activities Capacity management will also be a requirement. Responsibilities - Monitor and maintain Core Storage infrastructure to Operational standards - Work collaboratively with 3rd party support organisations to maintain Storage infrastructure to recommended standards - Maintain all Storage Management Processes - Monitoring and Management of the core VMware infrastructure, to include performance and capacity management - Production of Operational and Technical Documentation to agreed standards. - Production of management reports detailing Storage and Virtual Server performance and trending - Assist Backup team as required - Operate a centralised Enterprise Systems Management capability. Key Skills - Working knowledge and operational experience of at least one of the following : - EMC Storage block including VNX , Xtremio, Vplex products - EMC Isilon NAS (or similar scale out 1PB+ NAS) - Large scale VMWare infrastructures (250+ Virtual machines minimum, 2000+ preferred) - Windows file/folder security permissions and DFS - Experienced IT professional, focused on delivering an effective and efficient Storage Management capability - Working knowledge of VMware vSphere 5/5.5/6 - vMotion & Storage vMotion - DRS - SRM protection - Snapshot management - P2V - Working Knowledge of EMC SAN and NAS technologies - SAN Fibre Switching and zoning principles (Brocade or Cisco) - Lun Masking and host configuration - common RAID technologies - Snap shot technologies - NAS Cif shares and replication - Understanding of IT management processes - CISCO UCS blade servers and UCS manager software (Desirable) - Any experience in Vrealise automation or other SDDC software (Desirable) - VMware certified professional (Desirable) - EMC certified Storage administrator (Desirable) - Commvault certified administrator (Desirable) - Ability to travel to other sites. - UK Driving License required. - Work out of hours for planned maintenance and as part of an on call rota. Benefits - 25 days holiday + bank holidays - Pension - Life Assurance - Share Scheme - Flexible Benefits: Childcare vouchers, Health Care Cash Plan, Bike Scheme etc. - Free Parking - Free and regular shuttle bus connecting to local bus and train stations and the city centre. - Excellent location with shops, coffee shops, restaurants, a florist, hairdressers, beauty salon and nursery.
This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959263349