Storage Engineer

Sanderson Government & Defence
08 Jan 2019
30 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Storage Engineer

Location: Cheltenham

Rate: £450-500 per day (outside IR35)

Clearance: DV

Duration: 6-12 months

Our Client is looking for a Storage Engineer to undertake a long term contract onsite with their Government customer.

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversee installation, maintenance, security, and day-to-day monitoring of storage infrastructure
  • Coordinate and manage overall system maintenance
  • Analyse, log, track and resolve complex software/hardware matters relating to networking connectivity issues, servers, and applications
  • Coordinates hardware/software installations and upgrades
  • Coordinates and monitors troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose common system problems; documents system events to ensure continuous functioning
  • Oversees the installation of client department-specific applications and systems
  • Coordinates testing, upgrades and configuration of system files and services
  • Provide root cause analysis and resolution for alerts and events and resolve incidents in response to escalated tickets

Essential Experience/Skills

  • Experience with administering Windows Operating Systems and Windows Operating Systems environment
  • Experience with storage network devices
  • Know storage concepts, disc technology, storage architectures, storage management, and storage and networking protocols, such as Fiber Channel protocols and Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI)
  • Demonstrated proficiency in key solutions such as Data Sharing, Network Attached Storage (NAS), Disaster Recovery preparation, and integration of these capabilities with Cloud Computing and Cyber architectures
  • Possess experience working with vendor-neutral storage networking solutions and technologies
  • Ability to work with cluster file systems and other technologies to provide redundancy and availability for server farms and applications


  • HP Storage Solutions
  • EMC Storage Solution
  • Brocade
  • NetApp storage Solutions
  • Backup and data protection

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