Storage Administrator

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  • Open Positions 1
  • Experience 2 Years
  • Qualifications Diploma

Job Description

Storage Administrator

Location: Tralee, Ireland

Job Description

JRI-America Ireland Technology Development Center requires a Storage Administrator to assist in the management of NetApp & EMC storage arrays in remote datacenters.

You will be part of a global team based in London, Tralee and North America supporting storage provisioning, changes, projects and troubleshooting.

The role requires some off-shift evening and weekend work and participation in an on-call rotation, either from the work site or alternate location.

Comprehensive internal and vendor training provided.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Working with other system administrators covering the entire storage I/O stack across platforms, applications and levels of virtualization.
  • Storage provisioning and related troubleshooting
  • Capacity Planning and Performance Analysis
  • Process Automation
  • Infrastructure project work for installations and upgrades
  • Data protection, risk mitigation and automation


Knowledge & Skill Requirements:

  • An understanding of SAN switch zoning
  • Automation of tasks via bash, Perl, powershell or other scripting language.
  • Understanding of factors affecting I/O performance in a replicated environment
  • Ability to determine and manage risk
  • Ability to overcome technical challenges on your own or with vendor assistance
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written
  • Proactive and capable of owning an issue to completion
  • Ability to manage your own time with minimal oversight


Desired Experience:

  • Storage array management experience, preferably from VMAX, VPLEX, VNX, Unity, Isilon, or NetApp.
  • Familiarity with any CLI command sets associated with storage array management.
  • NetApp Management Tools: Active IQ, Unified Manager
  • Infrastructure Performance & Monitoring tools – ViPR SRM, Virtana Virtual Wisdom, Arxview
  • System administration using Linux(Red Hat), ESX/VSphere & Windows
  • Provisioning of storage to hardware platforms such as IBM Power series, Cisco UCS, Vblock and IBM Bladecenters.
  • Data Domain, TSM, Netbackup or IBM Storwize experience a plus
  • Tivoli or other monitoring software

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