Compellent SAN Engineer

Full-Time - Supporting the Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO)

200 I Street Southeast, Washington, DC 20003, USA

Seeking a Storage Specialist with Experience in implementing and Optimizing Enterprise Storage platforms, must have a good understanding of Disaster Avoidance/Recovery. Extensive expertise in optimizing, troubleshooting and resolving SAN based issues.

The Compellent Storage Specialist will be responsible for performing LUN creation, modification, and deletions. They will troubleshoot and repair storage array component failures that may occur. Routinely audit initiators to ensure they are configured in a highly available manner that meets SAN best practices. Plan and perform storage infrastructure upgrades insuring compatibility across all connected systems. Perform capacity and performance planning providing regular updates to management procurement requirements. They will work with the server teams to migrate workloads to different storage arrays based on utilization. Regularly monitor and respond to issue any issue that may occur on the enterprise Fibre Channel networks. On occasion work with a technical writer to document system configuration and operational procedure changes if required. On top of of the the block storage they will work on managing NAS storage, troubleshooting and repairing NAS component failures. Monitoring of storage usage trends on the NAS systems providing routine reports to management. Working with the NAS vendor planning and performing routine NAS upgrades.
This positions supports a Compellent SAN Solutuion. In addition this position will REQUIRE periodic travel on site to the Data Center. 
1. Provides assessments of technical and operational practices based on leading industry standards specific to the requested technology.
2. Plans, organizes, and conducts research in a variety of areas, such as new or existing products, science, social science, law or business in support of an IT initiative.
3. Searches sources such as reference works, literature, documents, newspapers, statistical records, and other sources of information. May use Internet, Intranet, magazines, periodicals, journals, and other media to perform research.
4. Analyzes information and statistical data to prepare reports and studies for use by professionals.
Minimum Education/Certification Requirements :
Master’s degree in Information Technology or related field or equivalent experience

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Note: This position description should not be construed to imply that these requirements are the exclusive standards of the position. Incumbents will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as may be required. IT InfraSource has the right to revise this position description at any time. This position description is not be construed as a contract for employment.