Sr Storage Engineer in Washington, DC at Volt

Date Posted: 6/26/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Duration:
    32 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    6/26/2018
  • Job ID:
    123247
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    919/782-7440

Job Description

**This is a W2 ONLY opportunity**

If you are a dedicated, seasoned Senior Storage Engineer with customer-focused attitude, strong communication skills, and strong ethics, then you may be the candidate we are looking for!

Our client, global leader in the integration and application of information technology, engineering, and science, is seeking a seasoned Senior Storage Engineer to work ONSITE for EIGHT (8) MONTHS in Washington DC from 8am to 5pm.  The selected professional will be responsible for:

  • Develop, maintain, and support a mixed storage environment comprising of NetApp storage arrays
  • Develop, maintain, and support physical and virtual (Hyper-V) Infrastructure environments
  • Design and develop (with other team members) secure compute, storage, and systems administration practices that meet customer requirements
  • Provide expertise to ensure that correct technologies are selected, appropriate architectures are designed/selected and implemented, and that hardware and software solutions are correctly integrated and configured to meet agreed upon project requirements
  • Provide Tier 3 data storage support to IT-related incidents and service requests and troubleshooting to resolve system performance or operational problems
  • Operate, maintain, and administer computer networks and related computing environment including computer hardware, software, and related documentation in accordance with IT best practices
  • Perform data backups as defined and required
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, and resolve hardware, software, or other system problems, and replace defective components when necessary and subject to available resources
  • Plan, coordinate, and implement security measures to protect data, software and hardware
  • Interface with customer, technical staff, team members, and management to identify issues, negotiate changes, meet deadlines, and provide strong customer service both orally and in writing, as appropriate
  • Track and support periodic hardware and software upgrades
  • Work closely with support partners to promptly resolve incidents
  • Participate in or lead special projects and day to day operations as needed or assigned by the site lead

Requirements

Applicants selected must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Security clearance and must meet the eligibility requirements for access to classified information. 

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline and 8 years’ experience, or a Master's degree and 6 years relevant experience. An additional 4 years’ experience, and/or relevant certifications will be considered in lieu of degree
  • 5+ years of experience with NetApp NAS/SAN storage environments to include clustered mode cDoT 8.2.2 or 7-MODE
  • Experience with Windows Server 2008R2, Server 2012R2, Windows 7, and Windows 8
  • Understanding of ticketing systems, e.g., Remedy, HATS, Redmine, etc.
  • Hands-on working knowledge of Commvault and reporting metrics
  • Currently possess Microsoft Certified Professional certification or higher, or be NetApp (NCDA) certified

Preferred Skills

  • Ability to develop, sponsor, or support the introduction of new and improved methods, products, procedures, or technologies
  • Ability to maintain a consistently high level of attention to detail
  • Ability to comprehend complex technical topics and specialized information
  • Experience with Lights Out Management principles and concepts
  • Experience with Virtualization (Hyper-V, VMware)

This is an estimated Eight (8) month temporary position in Washington DC that is offered through Volt Workforce Solutions.  Relocation assistance is NOT available for this position.  Position is subject to U.S. Government Contractor hiring eligibility requirements.  No third-party vendors.  Pay is commensurate with experience.

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today!

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.