EMC Storage Engineer Job Description

EMC Storage Engineer Job Description

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EMC storage engineer provides subject matter expertise on server, storage and virtualization technologies including Pure Storage, EMC Isilon (NAS), Brocade (SAN), and VMware vSphere.

EMC Storage Engineer Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective EMC storage engineer job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included EMC storage engineer job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Reviews the Unix/Storage performance metrics and reports provided by the Managed Service Providers
Works with the managed service providers to establish overall inventory of hardware and software in the Unix & Storage environment
To contribute to the end-to-end design of infrastructure solutions and the creation and maintenance of related component standards
To produce and maintain sufficient documentation for the designs, design patterns, and related component standards created or maintained
To interact with senior internal and external stakeholders on significant technical matters as it relates to organizational objectives
To architect (as solution architect), design, build, test and implement (first-time deployments) integrated, resilient and reliable solutions in respective solution area
To lead technically small project teams, mentor/lead individuals in workgroup and provide guidance to less experienced personnel
To ensure designs and solutions in their respective infrastructure solution area align and adhere to the organization’s Technical Architecture Framework (TAF) policies, standards and direction
To provide technical recommendations and contributes to position papers, white papers and best practices for the infrastructure solutions and the use cases for their respective solution areas
To stay aware of operational challenges and opportunities

EMC Storage Engineer Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for EMC Storage Engineer

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: GDIT, CCNP, CCNA, ITIL, MCSE, IAT2, EMC

Education for EMC Storage Engineer

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the EMC storage engineer job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Associate Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Education, Information Systems, Computing, Information Technology, Technical, Military, Software Development, Computer Engineering

Skills for EMC Storage Engineer

Desired skills for EMC storage engineer include:

EMC and other storage devices
IT environment and its future trends
EMC Storage Subsystems
Management and implementation of SAN
Replication technologies · Experience with a multi-tiered storage environment
Various operating systems
Backup technologies helpful

Desired experience for EMC storage engineer includes:

Maintenance of the Storage environment, ensuring the timely maintenance of software, firmware, drivers, and microcode versions
Participate in the problem handling, ensuring that the ESG is properly engaged to address critical problems
Take a leading role in the planning and execution of annual Disaster Recovery exercises
Assist in the development and review of operational and procedural documentation
Must have experience with EMC and HP to be considered
6+ years of diverse work experience in IT, and specifically as it relates to Unix Servers, storage, networking, active directory and messaging

EMC Storage Engineer Examples


EMC Storage Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for an EMC storage engineer. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for EMC storage engineer
  • Excellent opportunity to work in a multicultural company
  • Responsible for hardware and software installation and configuration or storage subsystem, upgrade and patches
  • Develop technical subject matter expert
  • Seeks ways to maximize the efficiency of themselves and their team
  • Can quickly find common ground and solve problems for common good of all
  • Active listening and has the patience to hear others out
  • SME in storage laws, trends, and issues, including current and emerging technologies and best practices
  • SME on storage server/database transaction and security audits leading to identification and mitigation of security threats to enterprise data
  • Develop, document, and maintain operational processes and tasks
  • Researches reviews and provides recommendations to management relative to vendor-supplied software packages to support stated team goals and project requirements
Qualifications for EMC storage engineer
  • Must be a Service and Customer orientated team player
  • Expert knowledge of operating systems (VMWare ESX / Linux / Windows) – Installation and configuration
  • Experience in working with customers worldwide
  • Coordinate between infrastructure teams storage technology deployment/project scheduling
  • Extensive knowledge in Unix and storage platforms and their associated ecosystems
  • Strong understanding of the tools and processes used in managing Unix and storage platforms

EMC Storage Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for an EMC storage engineer. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for EMC storage engineer
  • Preferred candidate will possess strong analytical and decision-making abilities
  • Routine monitoring
  • Work with datacenter team to connect Rack/ stack servers and network equipment to NIH network
  • Participate in technical cross-functional meetings
  • Responsible for capturing, analyzing and decomposing system requirements in order to Engineer and document design solutions that will be implemented, tested and eventually transitioned to the operational environment
  • Execute solutions for environments such as highly active databases, email servers, multimedia access, development, and highly available or disaster recovery environments
  • Provides technical system troubleshooting
  • Responsible for configuring and insuring backups are in place using EMC Networker configured with EMC Data Domain and Quantum i6000 tape library as target storage
  • Setup and maintain Cisco MDS fiber channel switches for storage and backup
  • Responsible for configuring and maintaining NetApp FAS2700 and HP 3Par for VM SAN storage
Qualifications for EMC storage engineer
  • Work experience in an IT managed services environment is preferred
  • EMC VMAX, VPLEX, Netapp
  • Experience with virtualization and Microsoft technologies required
  • Storage administration experience in SAN enterprise/midrange technologies
  • Work experience with EMC products
  • VMAX/DMX/Xtreme IO

EMC Storage Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for an EMC storage engineer. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for EMC storage engineer
  • Support daily storage operations like storage provisioning, LUN Expansion, zoning and capacity upgrade
  • Provide Support and Engineering for all storage related products, solutions or processes
  • Responsible for assuring technology consistency across all projects and solutions
  • Deliver advanced technology solutions focused around the entire life-cycle of data in a high growth, highly technical environment
  • Executes on the collection of requirements, product comparisons, product research, and architecture
  • Provides Level 3 (advanced) technical system expertise
  • Provide oversight of the global storage footprint
  • Provide storage forecasts based on usage and trending
  • Keep up to date with storage manufacturers product offerings
  • Provide Level3 expertise for break ix issues
Qualifications for EMC storage engineer
  • VPLEX, VNX/Clarion
  • Islion, Centera, Celerra
  • Replication BCV/Clone, SRDF/Recovery Point Appliance , Thin Provisioning, Performance Manager, Unisphere
  • Experience in FC & ISCSI environment
  • Experience in creation of LUNs & mapping to host, LUN/Server decommission,Meta Device creation/addition & removal, Virtual provisioning & Tiering, local & remote replication for Backup/DR
  • Creating Qtrees, Implementing Quota Limits with user level and folder level with quota policies

EMC Storage Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for an EMC storage engineer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for EMC storage engineer
  • Set priorities and validate services are delivered in a timely and efficient manner according to IT policies and standards
  • Ensure all activities are managed per IT methodology and processes
  • Execute incident response and break-fix triage process storage related issues
  • Partner with application owners to develop storage strategies
  • Provide suggestions to improve the delivery of services by the team
  • Report operational service metrics with actionable plans to improve operational efficiency, enhance service quality/SLA, and optimize delivery
Qualifications for EMC storage engineer
  • Configure, administer and troubleshoot Snap-Mirror Environment
  • Scheduling Snapshots and Snap-vault snapshots, snap-drive, snap manager
  • Managing the reports using operations manager
  • A solid understanding of an operating system (Linux/Unix/Windows/ESX)
  • Enterprise environment responsibilities as assigned
  • Must have a strong understanding of the Microsoft environment including common suites and core applications, Active Directory, file/folder permission and DFS

EMC Storage Engineer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of EMC storage engineer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for EMC storage engineer
  • Ability to function as internal third level support for escalations for storage issues
  • Ability to do perform capacity planning and performance analysis
  • Experience should include designing, implementing and managing high performance storage, cloud storage and cloud storage gateways
  • BA/BS or equivalent experience and minimum 5 years related work experience
  • Candidate must have experience in system administration across a broad array of technologies to include Unix/Linux, and Windows Server Operating Systems in a large enterprise environment
  • Must be able to work well in an environment facilitating a large group of government and other contractor personnel to achieve a common goal
Qualifications for EMC storage engineer
  • Bachelor degree in Information Science or a related field
  • In depth understanding of storage technology fields (Fiber Channel SAN, SAS, iSCSI, or FCoE) as well high speed interconnects (InfiniBand, 10GigE, etc)
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering is a plus
  • SME with strong, advanced knowledge of EMC based storage technologies, best practices
  • In-depth knowledge of connectivity requirements for open systems hosts (Linux, AIX, ESX, Windows)
  • Understanding of storage replication and virtualization technologies

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