Operating Systems Analyst II - Information Technology

EMC Insurance - Des Moines, IA3.9

At EMC, you'll put your skills to good use as an important member of our team. You can count on gaining valuable experience while contributing to the company's success. EMC strives to hire and retain the best people by engaging, developing and rewarding employees.

Essential Functions:
Recommends infrastructure design, upgrades and patches hardware/software, evaluates solutions, and negotiates vendor contracts
Troubleshoots performance issues, and performs security and disaster recovery planning
Develops and administers optimum performance of enterprise systems infrastructure or enterprise data network
Performs technical analysis of complex software and hardware using diagnostic tools to support efficient system operations
Monitors and performs trend analysis to maintain sizing and capacity of enterprise systems infrastructure hardware and software
Makes recommendations for purchase to allow for growth/optimal performance
Conducts feasibility studies on strategic plans
Leads projects of moderate complexity

Education & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in storage area network (SAN) or a related field or equivalent work experience
Four years of experience in enterprise systems infrastructure, including VMWare and storage area networks (SAN)
Administration/architecture experience preferred

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Working knowledge of VMware 6.x, vRealize Operations Manager, Orchestrator and Automation
Working knowledge of vSAN ROBO orchestration and administration
Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities to help identify problems and suggest solutions
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Teamwork and self-direction skills
Strong human relations and customer service skills
Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to be on call as required

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