NetBackup engineer

Erskine, Renfrewshire
£300 / Day
19 Jan 2017
16 Feb 2017
Clearance Level
Public Sector
Job Type

DMO NetBackup Engineer

Required an experienced  NetBackup engineer who will be responsible for providing support, provisioning, maintenance and administration in a large and diverse engineering services programme. The successful candidate will be required to be security cleared to DV level.

Key Deliverables:
- Maintaining a stable backup environment for the technical platform
- Providing capacity for the technical platforms supported
- Daily monitoring of the backup schedules and infrastructure
- Highlighting issues and escalations as needed
- Raising service requests, and dealing with vendor 4th line support
- Reporting on capacity and usage in an accurate and timely fashion
- Following local process of managing incidents and work requests via the appropriate systems and procedures.
- Implementing designs and configuration changes as requested by the programme work-streams.
- Performing routine restores, maintenance and housekeeping functions.
- Scheduling and performing upgrades and enhancements as needed.
- Update and maintain any topology and/or configuration documentation as appropriate
- Comply with Asset Management and Procurement procedures as appropriate

Essential Skills

- Experience supporting backup and recovery service operations
- NetBackup 6.5 and 7.x
- Experience working with Tape Library solutions
- Understanding of Cisco MDS Fabric Enterprise Directors and Switches
- Knowledge of working with Fibre and iSCSI technologies

- Experienced in supporting EMC storage devices

- Previous experience of NAS/networking

- Production of technical documentation
- Good Troubleshooting Skills

Desirable Skills

- Defence Knowledge
- Server Recovery Solutions
- Technical and working knowledge of MS products

- Knowledge of Unisphere/Navisphere SAN Management software

- Working in an Enterprise scale systems environment
- Working in a high-demand mutli-programme environment 

Personal Competencies

- Attention to detail

- Focus on customer and service excellence