SAN 3rd Storage & Backup Consultant

Category: Infrastructure
City: Bridgend, , United Kingdom
Position ID: J0619-1902
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description

3rd Line Storage and Backup Consultant

The successful candidate will develop in order to perform the following tasks and objectives:

Storage Administration

SAN Administration

Backup Administration

Backup Configuration

The role includes storage administration across multiple vendors and therefore provides excellent opportunity to rapidly build experience. Vendors include EMC, IBM, Netapp, Hitachi, HP, and Sun (and more).

Backups are primarily managed using Symantec Net backup and this tool is deployed across the majority of our estate. Backup administration forms a large part of this role and there is a strong skill base within the team to support and mentor.

The applicant will undertake all aspects of support and administration of multiple storages and backup infrastructures, delivering business critical services to a wide range of clients.

The role will be challenging, diverse and rewarding. For the right candidate, this is an excellent opportunity to thrive, gaining skills and experience rapidly.

*******This role has SC+ clearance as mandatory due to the nature of the work. To apply, you must be willing and able to undergo the UK's vetting process. Non-UK nationals applying for vacancies where a security clearance is a mandatory requirement must meet the UK's 5-year residency criteria in order for their application to be considered. Any person unable to meet these requirements should not apply.******

***Essentials Skills Required***

Quick Learner and Self Motivated

Good Communicator

Team Player

Ability to manage changing priorities and busy workload recruits Committed with drive to succeed Ability to work around problems in a logical manner Natural aptitude for IT

SC+ Clearance Required

A proven track record of working in an IT support environment, troubleshooting technical problems and working to Service Level Agreements.

***Desirable Skills****

SAN & Backup - Basic working knowledge of major components and concepts.

Support or relevant experience of Server, DBA, Desktop, Anti-Virus or similar.

Competent in use of Remedy and ITSM

Competent in use of Microsoft Office Products

ITIL Foundation

What you can expect from us

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