Principal Storage Engineer

MetroSys - San Diego, CA (30+ days ago)


***W2 Only - Direct Hire

No Recruiters please!

$140,000+ Annually

Relocation assistance if needed!

***Must have enterprise storage experience with NetApp cDOT.

About the company:
Tired of cold weather and traffic? Have you always wanted to live the Southern California lifestyle with plenty of sun, great surf, great people, and a relaxed culture? Do we have a great opportunity for you! Relocate to sunny San Diego and work with a company that embraces a great work/life balance and an even better company culture. Many employees have long tenures and these positions do not open up often. You’ve been dreaming of an opportunity like this, why not make it a reality?

Job Description:
The Information Systems Engineer position is responsible for the Research, Design, Installation, Configuration and Maintenance of various Infrastructure Technologies. The successful candidate for this position will be well versed in current Storage and Server Technologies, Detail-Oriented, and have excellent problem solving skills. The focus of this position will be to provide the organization with a Principal level of technical skill with respect to Storage infrastructure and the ability to architect a solution that is sustainable for the future. The successful candidate will have a vast knowledge of state-of-the-art SAN and NAS Storage Solutions, I/O performance, and replication and disaster recovery capabilities. In addition the candidate will have working knowledge of Operating Systems, Server Hardware, Backup/Restore, and Networking and how these entities are integrated into the infrastructure to support the corporate goals, business applications, product solutions, and their operational requirements.

Job Responsibilities:
Assist in the Research, Design, Testing, and Implementation of Storage Technologies and Solutions for multi-data center SAN, NAS, and object storage infrastructure.
Manage a multi-site enterprise storage environment, including replication for D.R. and monitoring.
Troubleshoot Storage issues and failures - Hardware, Software, Network, and Performance.
Collect and present data for reporting, technical direction, and capacity planning.
Assist with planning and implementation of short and long-range strategies - changes in configuration, technology and processes pertaining to storage infrastructure.
Assist in Training and Mentoring staff.
Rotating on-call responsibilities.

Job Requirements:
Must have enterprise storage experience with NetApp cDOT.
7+ years of experience in I.S. comprised of Enterprise Storage Management, Operating System Support, Network Communications, Application Integration, Monitoring and Alerting, and Operational Process development and control.
Experience in high availability, 24/7/365 virtualized infrastructures.
Able to lead Projects and Project Teams. Project management skills helpful.
Able to work well both independently and within a team.
Able to solve problems using a methodical and logical approach.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Must be flexible to work occasional overtime on short notice.
Available to be on-call during off-hours on a rotating basis.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience.

Preferred Experience:
Storage Technologies: NetApp, 3PAR., Dell/EMC Isilon, StorageGRID, or similar.
Storage Fabric Technologies: Brocade SAN Directors, Cisco MDS, or similar.
Server Technologies: IBM PSeries, HP (Intel)
Operating Systems: AIX, Windows, Linux, VMware ESX
Database concepts: MS SQL, Oracle.
Excellent scripting skills.
Cloud Storage experience a plus.
***W2 Only

No Recruiters please!

MetroSys is an equal opportunity employer. MetroSys does not discriminate in employment on account of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex (including sexual harassment), sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status or unfavorable discharge from military service.