SAN Engineer - Storage Area Network

SAN Engineer - Storage Area Network

+ 6 month initial contract

+ Outside IR35

+ £450 to £500 per day

+ MOD SC Cleared role

+ Glasgow based

Key Skills:

Design & configuration experience of HPE 3PAR SAN technology

enterprise data protection, management and protection solutions

Backup and Storage Engineering experience

The Role:

  • Design & configuration experience of HP Data Protector technology highly desirable

  • Evaluate customer needs based on applications requirements, current capacity and growth trends

  • Deliver engineering specifications, assist with functional specifications, and collaborate on technical designs and specifications for projects and initiatives.

  • Estimate effort, both development and product delivery timelines, to determine a course of action for project.

  • Provide technical input for specific storage and backup needs or objectives in order to meet business requirements.

  • Work closely with external vendors and other personnel in order to optimize and facilitate the best solution to meet the needs of the business.

  • Provide technical services for customers in a highly complex storage and backup environments. Demonstrate ability to assess technical impact to the project/new technology along with technical risks.

  • Resolve complex problems with little or no guidance. Independently research and promote specialized technical solutions.

  • Analyse complex hardware and software issues associated with backup and storage related technologies specifically HP Data Protector and SAN (HP 3par).


  • 5+ years of Backup and Storage Engineering experience.

  • Subject Matter Expert knowledge of HPE 3PAR SAN technologies

  • Experience with Enterprise data protection and disaster recover solution,

  • Understanding of Enterprise application data management requirements

  • Strong background in enterprise data protection, management and protection solutions.

  • Must be able to design and implement new data protection solutions, manage change, and add backup policies in a large-scale, mission-critical, multi-PB storage environment.