BridgeView IT Sr. Systems Engineer, Storage in Andover, Massachusetts

Sr. Systems Engineer, Storage

Andover, MA

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Job ID: 7778

  • Contract To Hire

  • Andover, MA

  • Posted 2 weeks ago

BridgeView IT is seeking a Sr. System Engineer, Storage. Andover, MA.

Responsibilities: The Sr. System Engineer, will be in charge of maintaining Linux-based/Vmware based 1,500+ Unix/Linux environment connected to heterogeneous storage environment (NAS/SAN-EMC/IBM/HP etc.). Some key responsibilities include.

  • Perform Advanced Linux Administration.

  • Perform ESX Vmware Administration.

  • Manage Netapp, EMC, IBM XIV Storage arrays.

  • Do UNIX scripting and process automation.

  • Configuring HP/Fujitsu blade technologies.

  • Work with Enterprise Monitoring team to ensure end-2-end monitoring.

  • System hardening, vulnerability assessment and compliance initiatives.

  • Work with hardware/software vendors.

  • Work with Service Management to improve customer satisfaction.

  • Performance monitoring and Capacity management

  • Manage customer communication. Work with customer to troubleshoot and resolve issues.

  • Lead troubleshooting effort across multiple teams.

  • Required to participate in an engineer On-Call rotation

Required Experience:

  • 5+ years Storage experience supporting IBM Storage Arrays and Brocade SAN switches.

  • 5+ years of experience in Advance Linux administration in enterprise environment.

  • 3 + years of experience with managing ESX clusters in blade environment.

  • 3+ years of experience managing 1000+ systems in 24×7 environment.

  • 3+ years of experience working with virtual teams.

  • 2+ years doing performance monitoring and capacity planning.

Highly Skilled in:

  • Advanced Administration Redhat/Centos physical/virtual hosts.

  • Managing IBM/Netapp/EMC Storage arrays including administration, upgrades, migration, monitoring based on best practice.

  • ESX cluster administration in blade environment.

  • Manage Brocade director class SAN switches.

  • Highly experienced with hardware models from HP Blades and Chassis, Sun Sparc Systems, HP/EMC/Netapp Storage, Brocade Switches.

  • Developing UNIX scripts for system monitoring, automate repetitive tasks, generate performance stats etc.

  • Configuring/managing utilities like ssh, sudo, dns(bind), ftp, ldap, syslog, snmp, smtp (postfix) etc.

  • Managing OS patching & process (Linux/Solaris/HP etc.)

  • Leading and resolving complex OS and Storage related issues. Troubleshoot complex issues and provide root cause analysis.

  • Excellent troubleshooting skills around UNIX file systems, tcp connectivity, networking and application integration.

  • Performance monitoring and capacity planning.

  • Work with vendors to resolve hardware/software/firmware issue

BridgeView IT is a technology placement firm assisting a national network of clients identify and hire thehighest-caliber IT professionals. Our management and senior recruiting specialists have successfully supported the IT marketplace for over a decade, and we have grown into a world class organization, with operations in major U.S. markets.

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