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POST DATE 9/1/2016
END DATE 10/8/2016

Haystax Technology Pentagon, DC

Pentagon, DC
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree




NetCentrics, a Haystax Company, is a leading provider of enterprise systems management, solutions engineering, applications development, information assurance, computer network defense and cybersecurity for The Department of Defense, and other federal agencies. NetCentrics is looking for a Storage Engineer to support out team in Arlington, VA. This position is open only to candidates with an active TS Clearance and eligible for TS/SCI.

Specific Areas of Responsibility:

* Provide day-to-day operational support and technical leadership to a team of experienced system administrators in a large, complex distributed systems environment

* Support 24x7 on-call coverage for backup and recovery issues and independently lead problem management and root cause analysis.

* Perform capacity planning and reporting on performance and quality of backups.

* Explaining difficult concepts and influence others to adopt a different point of view.

* Managing projects or programs with moderate resource requirements, risk and/or complexity

* Leading and monitoring work of others through team and project leadership, which may include monitoring and accountability for costs

* Providing proactive technical coaching and mentoring of other team members as needed


Required Qualifications:

* DoD Top Secret Clearance and SCI-eligible

* Minimum of 5 years of relevant IT work experience.

* Experience with MS Windows Server 2008 installation, configuration and system administration

* Experience with VMWare administration

* Experience with installation, administration, troubleshooting, performance tuning and capacity planning

* Must have hands-on disaster recovery experience with the backup products supported.

* In-depth understanding of replication, encryption and de-duplication technologies.

* Strong understanding of enterprise backup / recovery strategies

* Familiarity with multiple enterprise backup products

* Ability to multi-task and manage projects within tight deadlines concurrently.

* Ability to work independently, with guidance in complex situations

* Strong verbal and written communication

Preferred Qualifications:

* Experience working in a DoD environment

* ITSM in an operations support environment

* Strong hands-on senior-level experience in a large TSM and or Netbackup client / server environment with competing product experience in an enterprise environment comprising of many flavors of operating systems , virtual tape technologies and NDMP backups.

* Working and or conceptual knowledge of SAN.

* Experienced in automating standard operational tasks using Perl or shell scripts

* Skilled in planning and executing proactive maintenance activities in the backup infrastructure.

* Ability to plan, design, implement, and enhance business continuity and DR capabilities.


* Bachelor s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Information Systems, Computer/Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or other related field.

**In order to be considered for this position, you must apply directly through our careers site**

NetCentrics, a Haystax Company, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.