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Storage Systems Administrator.

  remote, Mississippi

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Prosyntix is currently recruiting a Storage System Administrator working in support of a DOD project. This role is an on-site, long-term contract opportunity with the company sites located in Vicksburg, MS. This role may require occasional after-hours support. The primary requirements for this role are:
  • Knowledge of storage environments such as IBM Elastic Storage Server (ESS), Seagate, LSI, or Oracle storage systems, Oracle large scale tape libraries, IBM tape libraries, IBM and Oracle Enterprise class tape drives, as well as Brocade Fiber Channel switches. 
  • Knowledge of Linux/Unix operating systems concepts
  • Experience with enterprise backup and data protection technologies such as Veritas NetBackup

Overview on Role:
This position would help to provide support in a high-paced enterprise environment supporting a DOD project. They are looking for someone who is energized when faced with complex technical challenges and can diligently identify creative solutions. Successful candidates have the ability to perform high quality work, both independently and with a team, in a fast-moving environment.

Required Education, Experience and Skills:
  • Experience with HSM software such as SAMQFS and Versity Storage Manager. 
  • Experience and understanding in enterprise backup and data protection technologies such as Veritas NetBackup.
  • Tape library and drive storage experience
  • Experience working with Tape Backup or long-term Archive Software
  • Ability to provide clear documentation on system administration procedures for routine and complex tasks
  • Excellent customer interaction skills including written and verbal communication
  • Team oriented individual capable of multi-tasking in a dynamic, demanding environment
  • Organizational skills to balance and prioritize work in a dynamic work environment, and persistence to follow-through on tasks

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills:
  • Systems and/or storage administration experience
  • Experience working with HPC cluster and storage architectures
  • Knowledge of Information Assurance (IA) controls, STIG viewer, Radix, and Risk Management Framework (RMF)
  • Some prior experience in SAN Fabric Administration including zoning, LUN security, and HBA configuration and troubleshooting
  • NAS (object) and SAN (block) storage experience
  • Security implementations using multi-factor authentication, PKI, or Kerberos and Unix OS hardening to DoD STIG standards.
  • Willingness to occasionally work after hours and/or respond to emergency situations for problem resolution
  • General knowledge of Linux and general Unix operating systems concepts as well as systems administration experience
  • Ability to develop and maintain documentation on system administration procedures for routine and complex tasks
  • Ability to create and maintain Information Assurance (IA) compliance documentation of the Information System

Required Education/Experience:
  • Ability to maintain DoD 8570 certification - Security + and OS cert, Linux+, RedHat, etc. (90 day waiver may be provided to obtain the OS certification)
  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 3 years of experience (additional experience may be substituted for the degree)

Security Clearance Required
  • Must currently possess an active Secret Clearance or be able to obtain a Secret Clearance


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