Senior SAN Administrator-Team Lead

Patuxent River, MD
Oct 04, 2021
Oct 18, 2021
Full Time
Our SAN Team is looking for a Senior SAN Engineer-Team Lead that will:Implement and manage cost effective, high performance, highly available, secure and scalable enterprise storage solutions including SAN (NetApp, HP) storage systems, Backup & Recovery (Veritas and Rubrik) and hyper-converged infrastructure technologies.Monitor and optimize enterprise-wide storage platforms to ensure availability and capacity to meet business needs.Work collaboratively with other Data Center teams to provide storage solutions to meet business requirements.Analyze and resolve problems involving interaction between applications, server hardware/firmware/OS and storage by working with cross functional teams and equipment vendors.Support enterprise storage systems by responding to incidents, restoring service quickly, and investigating root causes for outages and maintaining incident logs.Troubleshoot issues directly or indirectly related to storage systems from an end-to-end perspective.Manage physical on-premise and cloud storage; Compute infrastructure ensuring that hardware and software is compliant with company standards.Maintain documentation for infrastructure platforms on strategies, plans, designs, configuration standards, metrics.Lead a team of SAN administrators of varying skill sets, maintaining day-to-day operations, which include work scheduling, verifying and signing timesheets, and completing performance reviews.Strong communication skills, strong documentation skills, and the proven ability to work in a consultative role to include requirements gathering, solution design, documentation, and training.Participate in root cause analysis for significant problems and suggests clear recommendations for improvements.Available to team/management/customers for any issues during on-call schedule for whole week (day & night).This is an onsite position.Required Skills and Experience:Security Clearance Required: DoD Secret with the ability to obtain a Top Secret5+ Years overall IT experienceDoD 8570 IAT Level II compliance preferred Security+ certificationCompetency with HP Enterprise Storage ArraysStrong competency with NETAPP Storage systems. (FAS8200, AFF A200, AFF A300/A700 Cluster)Experience in administering NetAPP Storage systems on Data ONTAP.Strong competency with BROCADE switchesStrong competency with RUBRIK Backup systemsKnowledge of VERITASUnderstanding of DeduplicationKnowledge of VMware vSphere SystemsKnowledge of Linux and Windows Operating SystemKnowledge of NetworkingKnowledge of Data ONTAP version 9.xKnowledge of Data Protection systems (backend backup systems, protocols and SLAs)Proficient in Administering and Storage Provisioning in multi-vendor OS environment including Solaris, RedHat Linux, and WindowsDesired SkillsScripting using NetApp CLI commandsBachelor's degree in related field is preferred #LI-EW1Who we areSmartronix, an OceanSound Partners company, delivers advanced solutions in digital modernization, cloud, cybersecurity, mission-focused engineering, systems integration and intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) capabilities. The company provides expertise to design, manage and secure the world's mission critical enterprise solutions. We are a leading provider of next generation multi-cloud platforms to public sector and commercial markets leveraging most innovative global platforms. Headquartered in the Washington DC area, Smartronix has offices throughout the US and has been positioned by Gartner as a Leader in its 2020 Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Professional and Managed Services, Worldwide.Who Are Our EmployeesOur employees are encouraged to think big and collaborate every day. We ensure that each employee is not only aware of our strategic vision; they are a part of it. This is because we know that our employees are critical components to the company's ever-growing success. Committed to ensuring the highest levels of customer satisfaction, Smartronix is structured around the programs and technologies we support to provide optimal and seamless operations. Due to our talented workforce, we have maintained a reputation for excellence, helping to assure the missions of our Department of Defense, Public Sector, Fortune 1000, and other Government and commercial customers.Smartronix is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age, or genetic information. Selected applicant will be subject to a background investigation. Smartronix is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.