Senior Backup Engineer / Administrator in Bethesda, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/24/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Bethesda, MD
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Our client is a premier technology integrator with approximately 33,000 employees worldwide. With a strong commitment to supporting programs of national importance, our client is able to help solve our country’s most significant problems. They are currently looking for a Senior Backup Engineer / Administrator to join their incredible team.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with the ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Responsibilities of the Senior Backup Engineer / Administrator:

  • Provide administrative support for storage and backup systems
  • Offer technical support for storage and backup management and monitoring services
  • Demonstrate strong knowledge of data replication services
  • Identify, evaluate, and recommend opportunities for business process enhancement

Requirements of the Senior Backup Engineer / Administrator:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline; or equivalent work experience
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience
  • Expertise in storage and backup technologies and tape hardware architecture
  • Proficient knowledge of storage virtualization, data center infrastructure, and SAN/NAS technologies
  • Strong problem solving and root cause analysis skills
  • Ability to think critically about abstract issues
  • Motivated-self starter able to work with minimal direction
  • Clear and effective communication skills
  • Ability to work in a 24x7 production environment

Keywords: Senior Backup Engineer, Senior Backup Administrator, SAN, NAS, Data Replication, Root Cause Analysis, Clearance Job, Public Trust Clearance

Job ID: 312526

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group 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.

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