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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.

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