Storage/Data Protection Engineer

Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 29 days ago
Contact: Sinthu Thomas
Reference: 188272_1537335165

Our high-profile Federal Government Client is seeking the expertise of a Data Protection/Storage Engineer for a contract role. This is an ASAP engagement for 12 months initially (options to extend for a further 2 x 12 months) and is working out of our Client's location based in Canberra.

You will be a self-starter and possess great interpersonal skills with the ability to interact and communicate effectively with peers and stakeholders at various levels.

Mandatory/Essential Criteria:

  • 3+ years' demonstrated experience in operating the data protection solutions used within the Department (EMC data protection suite).
  • Demonstrated experience in operating at least one of the Storage solutions deployed in the Department (EMC and HDS).
  • Demonstrated ability in applying technical knowledge to ensure solutions are implemented effectively and with a strong emphasis on quality and compliance.
  • Demonstrated experience in producing data protection and storage design documentation.
  • Experience in facilitating the continuous improvement of data protection and storage systems.
  • Demonstrated ability to identify areas of high risk and escalate where appropriate.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment, build and maintain strong relationships with stakeholders within the Department, vendors and External Service Providers.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Sound understanding of Windows and Unix operating systems.
  • Relevant IT tertiary qualifications in the following would be an advantage:
    • SRM Reporting tool Administration;
    • ViPR Configuration and Administration;
    • HP Storage Management;
    • EMC Storage Management;
    • Hitachi Storage Management;
    • Avamar Data Protection Management;
    • Networker Data Protection Management;
    • Netbackup Data Protection Management.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Sinthu Thomas on 02 6245 1738 quoting Job Reference: 188272.

Due to the nature of the requirement, candidates must be Australian Citizens

Please note: Only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.