Data Storage Engineer - EMC, NetApp

Job Title: Data Storage Engineer - EMC, NetApp
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Croydon
Salary: £650 - 750 per day - OUTSIDE IR35
Start Date: June 2018
Reference: JD/C/17683
Contact Name: Jackie Dean
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 01, 2018 10:13

Job Description

IR35 Scope: Out of Scope
CV Submission Deadline: 03/05 5.30 PM
£650 - 750 per day
Travel: Occasional
Contract Length: 12 months
Security Clearance Level Required: SC Security Check

The main responsibilities of the post are:
Capture and analysis of storage requirements that applications will place on the storage subsystem, including capacity, QoS, fault tolerance, availability and access control.
Design and specification of storage services to meet application & users’ needs.
Clearly document the high and low level storage design and configuration.
Ensure that storage meets the functional and non-functional requirements.
Creation of storage configuration templates and scripts to repeatable automated deployment.
Participating in design reviews and walk-throughs to communicate storage proposals and validate proposed approaches.
Working in cooperation with testing to ensuring the quality of the resulting services.
Ensure that storage design complies with Government standards.

In depth enterprise storage experience on EMC, NetApp and Data Domain.
Experience in the design and configuration of storage to support both physical and virtual environments, e.g. VMware, Hyper-V and OpenStack.
Experience of design of storage in cloud environments, e.g. AWS, Azure, OpenStack.
Demonstrable ability to communicate in both verbal and written communication
Experience of working in a transformation project
Familiar with ITIL processes.
Experience working in Government or highly regulated environments.
Understanding of public and private cloud infrastructure.
Understanding of Continuous Integration Continuous delivery environments.
Expose to storage in hyper converged environments.
Exposure to containerised environments.
Storage Area Network Installer
[Storage Engineer (SAN, NAS)]
Design and implementation of storage services that will support adoption of public and private Cloud services.
In depth understanding of storage concepts, SAN, NAS, NFS, iSCSI, Fibre Channel.
Storage design and implementation in support of physical and virtualised environments.
Diagnosing and resolving storage issues impacting users.
Creation of High Level and Low Level designs for storage services.
Experience of the design and implementation of multitenant storage solutions.
Contribution to solutions designs understanding the storage integration points in the end to end solution.

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