Senior System Engineer with NetApp and NetBackup Experience

Clearance Level
Top Secret SCI + Polygraph
Systems Engineering
Fort Meade, Maryland
Columbia, Maryland

REQ#: RQ68620

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Description: As a member of the enterprise Storage and Database Hosting team, this position is responsible for the sustainment to include the identification and fixing of problems within existing systems, with the primary focus on NetApp and NetBackup support.  The engineer will have a good background in the areas of backup/recovery, archival systems, disk arrays, virtual storage devices, and storage resource management software. 

Basic Responsibilities:

  • Corporate backup and recovery, along with maintenance of backup infrastructure
  • Sustain and support Network Attached Storage (NAS), Storage Area Network (SAN), and disk storage arrays. 
  • Monitor day-to-day operational backups
  • Troubleshoot failures and correct problems
  • Performance monitoring and application tuning
  • Plan and coordinate application updates

Required Qualifications:

  • Strong background with NetApp filers, NetApp Clusters, and the Data ONTAP operating system
  • Strong experience with corporate backup and recovery, using NetBackup, (Preferably with shared storage option and multiple media servers) - including upgrading and installing new servers.  Includes Symantec OpsCenter (Reporting for NetBackup)
  • Experience in maintaining a backup infrastructure, to include tuning and troubleshooting NetBackup systems
  • Experience with Installation and configuration of backup clients, media servers, and SAN clients, along with an ability to perform upgrades, configuration management, and management of SAN devices.  This includes experience with Fibre Channel tape units (particularly ACS units from StorageTek) and high-volume tape libraries

Basic Requirements for this position:

  • Must be open to the possibility of travel (CONUS & OCONUS), anticipate less than 10%.
  • Must be available for on-call support
  • Must currently have and be able to maintain a TS/SCI Clearance with Poly

Required Education & Related Experience:

  • Either a Doctorate plus 1 year ,OR Master’s plus 3 years, OR Bachelor’s plus 5 years, OR Associate’s plus 7 years, OR H.S./GED plus 9 years is required

Required DoD 8570 Certification:

  • One of the following DoD approved certifications is required to meet the category/level IAT-2 (DoD 8570) requirement for this position: Security+ CE, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), CASP+ CE, GCIH, GCED, CCNP Security, CySA+, or GICSP
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