MENU

Storage Specialist

Job Details

Apply Now
Share on
Industry
Banking
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Employment Type
Casual
Pay Rate
¥1,000,000/month
Headcount
1
Status
Open
Job ID
32090

Job Description

Storage Specialist

This Investment bank has more than 600 offices in 33 countries and has earned a worldwide reputation for excellence in financial advice and market execution. The successful candidate will work in a global team under the umbrella of storage operations. The Enterprise Computing Storage Operations Level 3 team is responsible for maintaining and protecting business data using a combination of the latest innovative technologies and operational tools.

Our client is dedicated to providing their clients best in class products and services to help them achieve the most challenging goals. The ideal storage operations candidate has a proven history of supporting storage technologies in an enterprise environment, has strong communication skills, and is a highly organized self-starter who adds value by listening and responding to client needs.

Position Description
The storage operations team core function is to serve as the highest level of escalation for the Level 1 Command Center and Level 2 operational teams. Provide level 3 escalation and on-call support for in-house developed software and 3rd party products for a large global distributed environment. The team is further responsible for developing procedures and tools that enable our clients distributed plant to scale effectively by eliminating or parallelizing repetitive operational tasks. The team is tasked with the deployment of all new distributed and storage infrastructure, including new data center build-outs. Team members frequently interact with engineering teams and collaborate on the testing and certification for new hardware and software products. Unix Operations is also responsible for working with various customers in a number of different business units during outage scenarios and leveraged to assist in scaling their plant. 

This role is for a Storage L3 specialist assigned to the European Storage team with the following responsibilities: Proactive health & hygiene tasks to maintain operational stability and compliance for risk & control programs to ensure the production environment is not put at risk. Collaboration with engineering teams to test and certify new hardware and software products and engage with clients to understand business demand, needs, and support during outage scenarios. Weekend project work with responsibilities to on-board new storage assets for growth or large programs such as new data centre build-outs.

Skills required

Strong working knowledge of the storage industry for both off-line, on-line, and related storage technologies is essential (e.g., Backup, Storage Array, SAN & NAS technologies). An equivalent of at least 3 years experience in a large distributed environment with a thorough understanding of Unix to solid system administration level and a comprehensive understanding of TCP/IP & associated technologies (NFS, CIFS, NIS, DNS). Competent scripter to support in-house developed tools and products (Korn Shell or Perl coding). Ability to troubleshoot and resolve complex problems, with a “fix it once for everywhere” mindset, along with an automation mentality. Strong communication skills and a sense of global ownership are required. High levels of motivation, initiative, and a proactive or ‘self-starter’ approach to work is essential.

Hands-on experience and working knowledge of the following technologies:

  • NetApp Ontap 7/8 and NetApp hardware
  • Storage Array technologies
  • SAN switches and Fabric OS
  • Symantec Storage Foundation
  • Symantec NetBackup 7.x
  • Solaris and Linux (Red-hat)

Jobs from Related Professions

  • Network Engineer

    Software and Infrastructure Roles
    Job Type
    Contract
    Location
    N/A
    Salary
    ¥13,000,000
    Network Engineer/ Solutions Architect       Our client is a global market leader in the provision of data communications and interoperability services. Due to market growth, they are urgently looking for a Network Engineer/Solutions Architect to join the team in their Tokyo office.   The Role As technical lead, you will need to develop…
  • Office 365 Project Manager

    Project Management, Consulting, and ERP
    Job Type
    Temp to Perm
    Location
    N/A
    Salary
    ¥900,000
    Office365 PM   You will be working for a reputable market-leader within the shipping industry who is looking for an Office365 new function release PM. The position will be based in central Tokyo.   Your new role Full project planning, proposal, and supporting decision making            Schedule management, progress management, and issue management           Coordination between project…
  • C++ Developer

    Software and Infrastructure Roles
    Job Type
    Temp to Perm
    Location
    N/A
    Salary
    ¥1,000,000
    Our client is looking for a seasoned system development and integration staff software engineer for video CPE (customer premises equipment) such as Set-Top-Box. Recognized as an advanced individual contributor, using professional concepts to investigate and help resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways, to develop new CPE products for the Japanese market. This individual…
  • Java Developer

    Software and Infrastructure Roles
    Job Type
    Contract
    Location
    N/A
    Salary
    ¥14,000,000
    Senior Java Consultant   This a top-tier investment bank which has its regional head office in central Tokyo, and is famous for its exceptional financial services and consulting. It employs over 20,000 staff worldwide, and the firm in Japan is one of the oldest. Due to increasing business demands, they are now looking for a…
  • test case

    Customer Support and IT Support/Helpdesk
    Job Type
    Contract
    Location
    N/A
    Salary
    N/A
    No job description added
  • Java Developer (Test)

    Software and Infrastructure Roles
    Job Type
    Contract
    Location
    N/A
    Salary
    ¥4,000,000
    *Public Description*

See More Banking Jobs

  • PMO

    Banking
    Job Type
    Contract
    Location
    N/A
    Salary
    ¥500,000
    PMO   This company is a Japanese financial holding company. The company provides investment, financing, and related services to individuals through its broker-dealer, banking, and other financial services subsidiaries,. They have offices in more than 30 different countries all over the world.   Your new role You will be mainly responsible for planning, scheduling, and…
  • Network Engineer

    Banking
    Job Type
    Contract
    Location
    N/A
    Salary
    ¥13,000,000
    Network Engineer/ Solutions Architect       Our client is a global market leader in the provision of data communications and interoperability services. Due to market growth, they are urgently looking for a Network Engineer/Solutions Architect to join the team in their Tokyo office.   The Role As technical lead, you will need to develop…
  • Java Developer

    Banking
    Job Type
    Contract
    Location
    N/A
    Salary
    ¥14,000,000
    Senior Java Consultant   This a top-tier investment bank which has its regional head office in central Tokyo, and is famous for its exceptional financial services and consulting. It employs over 20,000 staff worldwide, and the firm in Japan is one of the oldest. Due to increasing business demands, they are now looking for a…
  • Security Consultant

    Banking
    Job Type
    Contract
    Location
    N/A
    Salary
    ¥12,000,000
    Security Consultant   This organization is a large investment bank and a leading global financial organization. There is currently a need for a new IT security team consultant.   Your new role Collaborate with the global vendor risk management and 3rd party review teams Optimize the current vendor risk assessment process Collaborate extensively with Legal…
  • Customer Support

    Banking
    Job Type
    Contract
    Location
    N/A
    Salary
    ¥8,000,000
    Technical Customer Support   This organization is highly respected in the multinational financial solutions area. Due to the high volume of projects that they have, they are looking for someone for Technical Customer Support.   Your new role You will mainly be responsible for technical L-1 support for trading desktop, FX Trading, Investment Management, Investment…
  • Application Support

    Banking
    Job Type
    Temp to Perm
    Location
    N/A
    Salary
    ¥1,000,000
    Application Support Engineer   This organization is a market leading investment bank. Due to team growth and further expansion, a role has been created for an Application Support Engineer.   Your new role You will be responsible for providing business continuity within a financial environment. As an escalation point, you will work to resolve production…