L3 Storage Network Specialist - job id 32721

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L3 Storage Network Specialist

$62 - Per Hour w2 or IC - Self Incorporated

Irving, TX 4

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Matthew Senna


(646) 876-9554


(212) 616-4800 ext-240

A Contract position at large financial services conglomerate.

Pay Options: w2 or IC - Self Incorporated.

Contact Scott Eliot. call (646)876-9552 / (212)616-4800 ext.360 or email scott@sans.com with the Job Code SE32721 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 3rd Party (Subcontract) or 1099 for this position!).

Location: IRVING, TX 2.

Skills required for the position: Networking, EMC, HITACHI RIAT, INFRASTRUCTURE, SERVICENOW.

Detailed Info: Maintain Netapp, EMC VNX file, HDS HNAS, DellEMC Unity, EMC Xtreme IO arrays. These Global IP storage solutions will be hosting CIFS and NFS file systems; including shares, exports files, cross site replication, Virtual Server and desktop backend storage and NDMP backups

Work daily with storage vendors EMC SRM / EMC VNX, Netapp, XtremIO /HPNA operating system and associated features desirable (IP Replication, CIFS, CAVA, CDMS, DFS, Quotas, Checkpoints)

Work on major incidents which are escalated and resolving them quickly by working with other L3 members and vendor to reduce the severity

Work on various project requirements, Disaster Recovery test planning, coordination, execution

Work on various software upgrade coordination, planning and execution

Work on improving operational maturity to improve stability and deploy proactive wellness checks for Global NAS footprint

Work with Wintel / Unix / ESX / Citrix SA Teams and storage vendors on case escalation and troubleshooting.

Provide End to end User support for all the Projects related to NAS

Planning, designing and supporting Anti-Virus infrastructure(CAVA, AV Scanners) Globally

Develop and maintain Troubleshooting Run books

Implementation of new hardware/software, patch fixes, NAS toolset implementations EMC SRM to support the NAS Infrastructure at managed Datacentres in EMEA and Globally.

Development/Computing Environment: Proper coordination via email/phone with Vendor teams and creation of NetApp / EMC customer support cases for issues such as data management, CIFS/NFS issues, Dial-home alerts, Command Center Tivoli alerts.

Ensure proper escalation process is followed when transferring issues to other teams including Vendor team.

Ensure that all Change Management and Incident Management tickets (Service Now) that are received from the NAM SA teams, are processed promptly and effectively and that the customer is kept updated with the status of their requests / problems on a daily basis.

Collaborate with Product Management, Application Development and Hosting teams on project initiatives including performance optimization and capacity management.

Provide feedback for new functionality, OS releases and product enhancements to CATE Storage Engineering Team.

Expertise in NAS management tools including EMC SRM, Hitachi RIAT, perf advisor, Operations manager, performance advisor to analyse performance and identify bottlenecks or slowdowns and take appropriate action to resolve.

Project Management experience and documenting Procedure Manuals and Run books for all the Projects Involved

Excellent people skills with the ability to interact successfully with business and other technology groups.

Commitment / Flexibility (Late night and weekend work can be often required).

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 32721