Chenega Corporation Storage Engineer - Junior in Washington, District Of Columbia
Storage Engineer - Junior
Washington, DC Join our Talent Network
NJVC is currently seeking aStorage Engineer - Junior to join our growing team.
The Storage Engineer - Junior is responsible for the day-to-day administration of the storage area network (SAN).
Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform all maintenance, configuration, and deployments to the SAN system.
Provision storage and monitor capacity.
Provide daily support of the storage environment and backups.
Work on storage related tasks, like volume creation, LUN provisioning, and data migration.
Backup and storage services are the activities associated with the provisioning, capacity management, and day-to-day operations of the installed storage and data environment (e.g., Direct Access Storage Devices (DASD), Redundant Array of Independent Disks (RAID), Storage Area Network (SAN), Network-Attached Storage (NAS), tape, and optical), and their corresponding support services. Expected actions by the Storage Engineer, include but are not limited to the following:
Manage enterprise storage acquired by, or allocated to DOT CISO systems and services, including:
Installation and configuration
Patching account management
Storage configuration maintenance
Backups and recoveries
Capacity planning and management
Vendor engagement and support
Problem/issue management and resolution
Other duties as may be expected or common within the ITSS service delivery description, storage diagrams, and documentation
Recommend standard storage and data management procedures.
Document and maintain procedures that meet DOT regulations, policies, and contractor obligations.
Monitor and control storage performance according to technical specifications, storage, and data management policies.
Perform capacity assessment and capacity monitoring.
Perform data and file backups and restores per established procedures and service levels.
Manage file transfers and other data movement activities.
Provide input processing for activities, like loading third party media (e.g., tape) and receipt and/or transmission of files.
Acquire and manage consumables, like tape and disks, etc., in support of the backup requirements.
Coordinate acquisition of additional materials as needed.
Maintain a media library and storage management system.
Perform backup audits and quality assurance audits quarterly.
Adhere to backup and storage policies enforced by the customer.
Other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)
High school diploma or GED
3+ years of experience administrating storage area networks, specializing in EMC and NetApp systems
Must have experience with storage cloud infrastructure and operating Enterprise backup systems
Background check required with the ability to obtain a public trust
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to work independently and yet be effective within a team setting.
Must be capable of managing multiple efforts with time related constraints in a fast-paced contracting environment.
Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse internal and external stakeholder groups and individuals.
Friendly presence, helpful attitude, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others.
Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and other Office applications.
Experience working in a home office setting as well as the ability to train end users on frequently asked technical issues.
Ability to provide technical assistance and support over the phone with good phone skills and a professional demeanor.
Previous customer service experience strongly desired.
Good problem-solving skills with the ability to visualize a problem or situation and think abstractly to solve it.
Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Native preference under PL 93-638.
We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.
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