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Senior SAN-Storage Administrator in Vienna, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/1/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Vienna, VA
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  • Experience:
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior SAN-Storage Administrator with our industry-leading client in Vienna.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with the ability to obtain a [Public Trust/Secret/Top Secret] Clearance. We offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Senior SAN-Storage Administrator:

  • Developing functional process diagrams for SAN services
  • Provide engineering and installation support focusing on the design, implementation and maintenance of SAN services
  • Designing, installing, provisioning, configuring, optimizing, performance tuning, integrating, testing, administering, and troubleshooting
  • SAN solution technologies in a production environment
  • Complying with all applicable security and Information assurance (IA) policies and directives
  • Developing comprehensive test cases to include testing scenarios for both normal and degraded (e.g., disaster recovery, continuity of operations, data recovery/spills, etc.) operations, pass/fail criteria, performance criteria, capacity planning, measurement criteria, results analysis procedures, and results/status reporting criteria
  • Supporting and documenting the implementation of approved changes to system configurations, software, and infrastructure within the approved testing/deployment schedule
  • Providing ongoing progress to leadership, system owners, and peers regarding the health of the environment and status of testing
  • Researching and analyzing emerging SAN technologies, techniques, protocols and making recommendations
  • Assisting with procurement of hardware, software, and services
  • Supporting the installation of new SAN technology components, as required

Requirements of the Senior SAN-Storage Administrator:

  • Bachelor's Degree and 10 years of relevant experience.  Additional work experience is acceptable in lieu of a Degree
  • Have a strong technical understanding of storage technologies to include Flash storage, de-duplication, data replication, disaster recovery, and software defined storage concepts
  • Have a strong technical knowledge of NetApp; NetApp certification/s
  • Have a strong technical knowledge EMC VMAX, DataDomain, Tintri, and Pure storage arrays
  • Have a strong technical knowledge of EMC SRDF
  • Have a strong technical knowledge of Cisco SAN fabric switching and design
  • Have a strong technical knowledge of SAN multi-pathing design (NFS and iSCSI), configuration, and performance tuning
  • Have a strong technical knowledge of storage design within multiple virtual environments in geographically separated locations

Keywords: SAN, Storage Administrator, NetApp, SAN Solution, EMC

Job ID: 318735

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 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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