Storage Engineer -3 in Alpharetta, GA at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 1/25/2020

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Job Description

Essential functions/Duties Performed Regularly: 
• Develop highly technical engineering designs in software defined, open stack, cloud, parallel file systems and OEM specific storage technologies 
• Contribute to the strategic architecture and engineering  storage globally 
• Serve as Subject Matter Expert for Linux, object storage and other software defined storage technologies design and implementations 
• Stays abreast of innovations in storage technology market in order to ensue stays ahead of business and regulatory needs 
• Engages with 3rd party vendors in order to assess and validate market offerings in storage technologies 
• Capacity planning for systems, storage and data protection technologies 
• Deep understanding of the requirements of operational support to ensure that all designs meet the requirements of business needs 
• Maintain strong feedback loops with development and operations teams globally in order to ensure the continuous improvements of storage catalog offerings 

Desired Skills and Experience 
• Expert level knowledge and experience in Block, File, Object and software defined storage technologies 
• Expert knowledge and experience in managing Linux systems for mission critical systems running large IO intensive work load 

• Subject matter expert in at least one of the following storage products: Hitachi, NetApp, Object Storage, GlusterFS, 
• Subject matter expert in Data Protection technologies 
• Extensive knowledge of storage implementation in highly virtualized and automated environments including Cloud 
• Cross functional experience with systems, storage, Networking and database 
• Expert level knowledge in automation using Python, Chef 
• Knowledge in security compliance audits and technologies 
• Absolutely must be a team player (DevOps) 
• Strong communication skills 
• Experience in working in continuous integration delivery environments 
• Experience in database technologies is a plus 

• BS degree in Information Technology or equivalent. 
• 7-10 years of experience with enterprise storage and systems 
• Expert knowledge in design and implementation of storage technologies for Cloud, open stack and big data environments 
• 7-10 years of Linux/UNIX Systems administration and clustering experience 
• 2-3 years of experience in object and open stack experience