Storage & Backup Engineer x2 - EMC

Job Title: Storage & Backup Engineer x2 - EMC
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Perth CBD, Western Australia
Salary: Bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 175805_1508917263
Contact Name: lisa Williams
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 25, 2017 18:41

Job Description

Are you a dynamic thinker passionate about improving systems?

Within our leading consulting client you will make solutions real and deliver exceptional business outcomes by improving systems and effectiveness.

Key responsibilities include;

  • Ensure availability of critical data center infrastructure through pro-active monitoring and event management.
  • Take ownership of critical incident resolution, driving incidents to closure.
  • Rapidly troubleshoot and solve complex technology problems to restore production system availability in a structured, timeous manner.
  • Manage and execute infrastructure BCP and DR processes when required.
  • Review root cause of incidents and work with appropriate teams to ensure continuous improvement of the technology environment.
  • Apply effective risk controls to identify potential threats and minimize or remove a service impacts.
  • Maintain and analyze metrics to identify trends, capacity forecasting and planning inputs
  • Manage technical operations with adherence to strict SLAs for Availability, Incident and Problem resolution.
  • Ensure service management processes are applied properly and consistently.

Position requirements include;

  • The successful candidate will form part of a team of technology experts running an operations center in the Perth CBD.
  • The position is staffed on an even-time shift basis. Working 12 hour shifts in a compressed work week, with occasional weekend and night shifts, allows the candidate to frequently enjoy weekdays off.
  • 5+ years of experience providing data center operations services and expertise to enterprise clients is required, specifically:
    • VMWare operations
    • Windows Server operations (preferably Microsoft Windows Server 2012)
    • Storage technology operations
    • Resolution of major incidents
    • Monitoring critical infrastructure
    • Troubleshooting

Working Knowledge of:

  • Unix/Linux
  • Microsoft SCCM, SCOM
  • Microsoft HyperV
  • IP Networking
  • Firewalls
  • Load balancing
  • Storage networking
  • SolarWinds
  • Automation technologies

Please note: Position requires the candidate to work on shifts (including night and week rotations)