Sign in

Systems Engineer

Company:
Instant Consulting Inc.
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Posted:
November 26, 2016

Posted By Premium Recruiter

Description:

Instant Consulting Inc. is looking for a Systems Engineer for a large professional services client located in Chicago, IL.

Main responsibilities are:

* Work with various teams, support the ongoing services, capacity planning, and performance management.

* Assist with the planning, implementation, and operation of advanced storage systems and technologies as they apply to data protection environments.

* Ensure the performance of all services provided by the Storage team meet or exceed defined service levels.

* Participate in complex projects as a project lead or subject matter expert.

* Research new storage hardware and software solutions to meet business requirements.

* Assist with development of storage performance, capacity and pricing models.

* Evaluate existing storage technologies and services for potential enhancement.

* Produce and maintain detailed technical designs based on approved architecture standards and best practices.

* Assist with the development and implementation of Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery plans as they relate to the responsibilities of the Storage team.

Job qualifications are:

* AS in an IT-related discipline or equivalent work experience.

* Comprehensive knowledge of storage networks, storage devices, and storage resource management.

* Experience with data management concepts, technologies, and practices.

* Managing enterprise-class storage arrays, managing SAN infrastructure, managing NAS storage systems.

* Experience with the following operating systems: HP-UX, Solaris, Linux, AIX, and Windows.

* Experience with the following virtual environments (Hypervisors): VMware, Hyper-V.

* Familiarity with the following storage concepts and technologies: virtual tape, de-duplication, cloud storage, thin provisioning, storage virtualization.

* Exemplary problem analysis/resolution.

* Excellent written and verbal skills.

Job Type: Contract-to-Hire