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-The Senior Storage Engineer will primarily be responsible for the Network Attached Storage (NAS) enterprise storage platform.  A qualified candidate will require experience architecting, deploying, maintaining, and upgrading the firm’s NAS product line including EMC VNX, Isilon, and Celerra platforms.  Responsibilities will include investigating how new technologies can be leveraged in the NAS infrastructure to reduce cost and complexity as well as working closely with business units to meet operational, Disaster Recovery, and regulatory needs.
-A qualified candidate must be able to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment-team setting delivering thorough and well architected solutions.
-The candidate will work closely with administrators/engineers from UNIX, Windows, global architecture, network and database teams in order to deliver and maintain a world-class infrastructure environment.  The position requires in-depth product knowledge of vendors that are strategic partners in the implementation and maintenance of the storage environment as well as field-specific technology revolving around Network Attached Storage (NAS).
-The candidate will function as a subject matter expert for the firm’s enterprise NAS storage platform and have a high level of standards and dedication to the position, team and firm.

Roles & Responsibilities:

-Own and operate the firm’s enterprise-class NAS infrastructure.
-Design and implementation of enterprise-class NAS storage systems.
-Advanced troubleshooting and resolution of any/all issues that arise within the NAS infrastructure.
-Generate reports to forecast consumption of resources and how existing resources have been allocated.  Document processes and procedures.
-Comfortable in questioning the status quo and feeds on the knowledge of how and why something does or does not work.
-Heavy day-to-day use of CLI only environment.
-Analyze and investigate new technologies for environment.
-Strong ability to set and enforce IT standards and best practices.
-Understanding of industry trends.
-Experience configuring, supporting and troubleshooting network-related issues in a Linux environment.
-Skilled with Linux performance measuring and tuning tools like top, ntop, sar, iometer and oprofiled.
-Manage and maintain replication to DR site as well as remote offices using native EMC replication and Signiant file-based replication.

Required Skills & Expertise:

-Minimum of 5-7 years in field with deep understanding of the following platforms:  EMC VNX, Celerra Gateway and Clariion for both file and block; EMC Isilon platform.
-Manage enterprise storage via native command line and scripting.
-Deep understanding and implementation of CIFS and NFS.
-Operating in a primarily Linux environment.
-Microsoft Windows DFS.
-Bash scripting.
-Responsible for monthly storage capacity reporting for the NAS environment.
-Work with the business to understand storage capacity needs and forecast demand and support storage chargeback with data summarized and associated with business usage.
-Strong communication and team skills (written and verbal) with an emphasis on customer service.
-Delivering quickly in a fast-paced environment.
-Ability to train others.
-Must be able to learn quickly and adapt to new solutions/programs/ideas.
-Extensive experience with NAS migrations including multiprotocol migrations both host-based and array-based.
-Detailed understanding of IP and Ethernet networking concepts and how they are implemented and operate in a Linux environment.

Desired Skills & Expertise:

-Perl and/or Python scripting
-Working, operational and administrational knowledge of:  Cisco SAN Switching, EMC VMAX Technology, LDAP/Centrify, Active Directory, EMC DataDomain, EMC Networker, and Symantec NetBackup
-Knowledge of programming algorithms
-Understanding of virtualization technologies
-RESTful development/scripting
-Experience in implementing cloud technologies
-Knowledge of:  Virtual Instruments, Signiant, Varonis (DataPrivilege/DatAdvantage), Riverbed Steelstore, Microsoft -PowerShell Scripting, Perl & Python scripting

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