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Kforce Enterprise Storage Engineer in Hopkinton, Massachusetts

Kforce is seeking a full-time Enterprise Storage Engineer to remotely support our enterprise technology client based in Austin, TX.Primary Responsibilities:

  • Create and document storage infrastructure standards

  • Intake, planning and provisioning, and daily operations storage and data protection services

  • Storage & data protection capacity and performance management

  • Proactive and preventative maintenance activities on storage and data protection infrastructure

  • Continuous and accurate documentation of storage infrastructure deployments and operational guides

  • Mentoring and developing storage and data protection services team members

  • Participate in proofs of concept and beta testing efforts, documenting findings, and contributing to related services planning and development of all product lines

Day to Day:

  • Project work

  • Must show initiative-self starter

  • Working with virtual teams

  • Hands on experience with enterprise storage infrastructure and storage services

  • Experience with enterprise configuration management, change management, and incident management

  • Relevant experience in storage administration and/or data protection

  • Hands on experience in enterprise block and/or file services

  • Hands on experience with Brocade and/or Cisco SAN fabric switches

  • Hands on experience administering storage with Linux, Windows, VMWare, Pivotal, Oracle, SQL, and NoSQL platforms

  • Hands on experience with Dell EMC storage product lines (PowerMAX, Unity, Compellent Storage Center, ECS, and/or Isilon)

  • Hands on experience with software defined storage solutions such as VMware vSAN, ScaleIO (VXFlexOS), Nutanix or similar

  • Ability to act independently, under minimal direction

  • Strong communication skills, both verbally and written

  • Ability to prioritize projects and/or deliverables

  • Ability to analyze information and draw accurate conclusions including the ability to discuss product architecture and features with internal product teams and external customers

  • Motivates others and imparts knowledge appropriately throughout the entire organization

  • Technologist in the storage and backup and archiving fields including in-depth, functional knowledge

  • Ability to convert manual workflows to automation utilizing CI/CD principles within the VMware vRealize Suite

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours