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IT Specialist - Storage Services

Date: Nov 16, 2021

Location: Gurugram, IN, 122 001

Company: Giesecke+Devrient

Objective Of This Role:

As IT Specialist – Storage Services, you have to provide high-level technical expertise in the area of storage administration. Install and administrate storage environments and apply configuration and policy to storage. Further, this individual would be responsible to ensure that the established processes to meet the regulatory and G&D corporate security requirements are respected and optimized, in a fast paced and critical environment. You need to develop the strategy and ensure the operation, integration into the infrastructure services and interact with the business to ensure a maximum of usability.

The Storage Specialist can expect mid to high complexity in the technology field dedicated to our Stability and Scalability program assisting in relocation our current Datacenters to CoLo facilities.

 

 

Tasks & Responsibilities:          

  1. Work with MUC Storage Admins and DBAs to optimize storage, backup, restore & replication.
  2. Perform activities related to install, configure and manage SAN/NAS storage devices.
  3. Review storage performance and efficiency and provide productive recommendation.
  4. Manage storage-based systems and the deployment of company’s storage technologies.
  5. Analyze and resolve replication related complex storage problems, across the enterprise.
  6. Conduct bottleneck evaluation to identify performance issues in production environment.
  7. Ensure backup configuration is adequately configured and disaster recovery in place.
  8. Perform file and block level configuration management for storage environment.
  9. Provide storage architecture upgradation recommendations for project integration.
  10. Oversee IO performance of production along with development of databases LUNs.
  11. Develop and maintain records for entire storage systems as well as FC systems.
  12. Manage NetApp snapshot as well as recovery methods for storage volumes.
  13. Expertise in qualifying HBAs, solid state drives and storage subsystems.
  14. Understanding of latest I/O technologies including 10Gb Ethernet, PCoE, PCIe, etc
  15. Hands on experience in debugging and fixing production related problems that are escalated
  16. Collaborate with DBA and Ops team to assure appropriate storage usage and space cleanup.
  17. Experience with storage software stack implementation and debugging on Linux systems.

 

Education & Trainings + Certifications:

  1. University Degree and Certifications in the technology related field.
  2. Training & Certification in NetApp and HP Primera Storage platforms.
  3. ITIL Certifications
  4. Knowledge of Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard is desirable

 

Mandatory Technical know-how:

  1. Ability to work independently with minimum supervision and maximum excellence
  2. Experience in managing storage systems from vendors such as EMC, NetApp & HPE
  3. Understanding of storage protocols such as NFDS, CIFS, iSCSI, FC, FCoE, etc.
  4. Experience in troubleshooting Windows Server, complex computing platforms
  5. Exposure with involving virtualization, distribution, and high availability solutions
  6. Knowledge of existing industry standards, technologies, and operational norms
  7. Experience with virtualization and Microsoft technologies and background in Linux OS
  8. Experience with storage systems including SAN and NAS arrays, and cutting-edge technologies

 

Soft Skills:

  1. Flexibility to work long hours as necessary
  2. Conduct oneself in a professional manner at all times.
  3. Utilize sound judgment in dealing with business information.
  4. Generate enthusiasm and support of company objectives.
  5. Effective written and oral communication skills (English)
  6. Flexible to travel as well as work with other G&D subsidiaries
  7. Establish and display excellent work habits and company asset usage.
  8. Demonstrate good conduct, regular attendance, proper dress code and information generation.
  9. Ability to make recommendations for continuous quality improvements in all areas of accountability.

 

Total Experience (in yrs.) : 10+ Years

Relevant Experience (in yrs.) : 7 to 10 Years

Work Location : Gurgaon (Haryana)