This role requires a highly skilled and experienced Storage & Backup Engineer. The ideal individual will have a strong understanding of storage and backup and experience in automation, as well as experience in a 24/7 support environment.
Automation of backup and storage operational processes.
Writing and maintaining Shell and/or Python scripts.
Provide support for large-scale hosted and on-premises managed services involving big data analytics in a virtualised and later, containerised environment.
Monitor and maintain storage and backup infrastructures, including performing regularly scheduled and emergency maintenance. This will be during the business day and off hours.
Work with vendors and other teams to resolve hardware and software issues.
Assist in the implementation of new projects, enhancements and changes to existing projects and services.
Experience in trouble shooting using logs and system tools and system monitoring.
Work as part of a Managed Services infrastructure support and solution architect team to ensure availability, performance, reliability, and security for our hosted and on-premises systems.
Contribute to backup & storage architecture design and upgrade strategies.
Maintain detailed documentation of system configurations, procedures, and best practices.
Seek new approaches and tooling to simplify and accelerate delivery.
Contribute to a good team spirit.
Skills & Requirements
Python and shell scripting
Experience in managing clustered filesystem and/or large scale NFS.
Experience with a variety of storage and backup technologies, including Dell/EMC, Unity, Isilon, and Powerflex.
Software defined storage configuration and management.
Understanding of current industry standard backup best practices and terminology – backup levels, file system vs. application backup methods, snapshots, etc.
Understanding of switches, HBA’s, Zoning, Mapping, and Fibre Channel Storage arrays and troubleshooting.
Understanding of backup job scheduling for file system, application and database backups including data transmission rates and compression algorithms.
Understanding of tape libraries (Spectra Logic) and disk libraries (Data Domain, Isilon), Networker and backup tools.
Effective communication skills and experience working collaboratively with systems engineers, developers, administrators, and business partners.
Experience of delivery managed service to external business customers.
Understanding and experience of working in secure environments under ISO27001 or equivalent.
Understanding and experience of working under an ITIL framework.
Higher level education, degree from college, university, or ability to prove an aptitude for structured academic learning.
By delivering successful projects, we add real value to our clients' businesses and strengthen client relationships in the process.
It's more than the sum of all the parts
Our focus on teamwork means you can always rely on someone to help you.
Adaptability means we continuously develop our skills and improve our methods to ensure that we deliver highly successful projects.
Have a "can do, will do" attitude
Our positive attitude enables us to achieve excellence in all we do.
Workplace & culture
We're a multi-cultural team of friendly people who work hard to achieve our goals. We're proud of the challenges we overcome and like to have fun along the way.
About Celebrus Technologies Plc
Celebrus Technologies plc is a UK-founded tech company quoted on the London Stock Exchange (CLBS). For 30 years, Celebrus has focused on helping companies get the best possible value from all their data assets. With clients in 27 countries, throughout the financial services and banking, retail, travel, healthcare and telecom sectors, Celebrus continues to lead data innovation globally.