Storage Management Specialist

  • Location

    Telford, Shropshire

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Farrah Gonzales

  • Contact email:

    Farrah.Gonzales@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH115825_1577109443

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-22

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Client:

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Storage Management Specialist
Location: Telford, Shropshire
Salary: TBC
Clearance: SC Clearance
Role Purpose
We are looking for a Storage Management technician who ideally has knowledge and experience of supporting enterprise storage arrays, SANs and Virtual tape Libraries including Dell, Fujitsu Eternus, NetApp, and Veritas. As part of a small team within a larger Operations organization, working with a high-profile UK Government Customer, the successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the delivery of the following key accountabilities.
Key Accountabilities:

  • Management and support of Enterprise class storage arrays and the associated SAN fabric in all Data Centers.
  • Capacity & performance management of the Storage infrastructure
  • Responsible for the allocation and removal of SAN storage
  • Maintenance & configuration of all hardware and associated support software.
  • Substantive contributions to incremental and step change service improvement activity
  • Develop the capability and skills of peers and junior engineers
  • The transition of new services into existing Storage Infrastructure
  • Delivery of key transformation and Customer project deliverables.


The candidate will in time become a Subject Matter Expert and will be expected to provide technical input during Transformation/Customer projects and live service events. The candidate should have previous experience of storage infrastructure used on Windows, Solaris and Linux server platforms.
Essential Skills:

  • Extensive experience of supporting and delivering change for Enterprise class storage systems
  • Competence in problem investigation, analysis and resolution
  • Strong interpersonal communication
  • Proactive approach to personal workload management


Desirable Skills:

  • Awareness of the ITIL Service Management framework and specifically incident and change management
  • Knowledge of EM Tools for Storage Solutions
  • Technical leadership and direction