Storage Engineer

Information Technology
in Jacksonville
, FL
Reference: 19-01974


As a member of the Storage/Unix team, the Storage Engineer will be responsible for administering the storage environment. They will also work with the team on Unix/Linux, backups, replication, and disaster recovery.


  • Develop, implement, and manage plans for infrastructure upgrades, technology assessments, and long-term solutions
  • Develop procedures and documentation to support the technology organization including SOPs, and DR/BCP plans
  • Make recommendation for implementing systems and security industry best practices
  • Design and implement high-availability/fault-tolerant enterprise infrastructure solutions for storage and servers
  • Participate in the establishment of reference architectures and standards in support of our production and development environments
  • Provide functional and technical expertise with managing, implementing, and designing data and storage environments
  • Monitor and analyze system performance, modifying parameters to improve throughput and effectively utilize system resources
  • Configure, maintain, and upgrade storage controllers
  • Provide on-call production support activities, using the technical knowledge and capability to handle all problems that may arise
  • Proactively implement procedures to prevent and reduce the severity of outages
  • Oversee or perform the installation and testing of upgrades working with the systems and applications teams
  • Escalate issues to vendors and provide root cause analysis and incident reports


  • Ability to express complex technical concepts effectively, both verbally and in writing, as well as work well with people from different disciplines with varying degrees of technical experience
  • NetApp Core Technologies and Clustered Data Ontap
  • Design of SAN/NAS infrastructure
  • Operating Systems: Unix and/or Windows systems administration functions including domain structures, file systems, disk partitions, mounts, quotas, and general security
  • Experience with LAN/WAN networking
  • VMware and related hypervisor technologies
  • Disaster Recovery


  • Project planning for tasks of moderate to high complexity
  • Configuration of NetApp hardware and software products
  • Backup via Protection Manager and Snap Manager Suite (SMO)
  • Reporting using the OnCommand Toolset
  • Adding/removing volumes/aggregating, advising architects and ops team on best practices
  • Scheduling and maintaining SnapMirror/Vault

Education and Training:

  • 5-7 years of work related experience with storage technologies