Storage Area Network (SAN) SME

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  • Location:

    Erskine, Renfrewshire

  • Sector:

    Network Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £400 - £450 per day

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

  • Email:

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

  • Start date:

    April 2021

  • Consultant:


Storage Area Network (SAN) SME

+ 6 month initial contract

+ £400-450 per day

+ SC Cleared role - must be prepared to undergo DV Clearance

+ Outside IR35

+ Erskine based

+ Design & configuration experience of HPE 3PAR SAN technology

+ Enterprise data protection, management and protection solutions

+ Backup and Storage Engineering experience

Job Description

  • 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.

Experience required:

  • 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.

  • Must have wide-ranging experience and the ability to apply that experience along with professional concepts and company objectives to resolve complex issues in effective ways.

  • Demonstrate domain knowledge in storage, data management and data protection technologies and be able apply the knowledge of these methodologies to the storage, protection, retention, reclamation, and disaster recovery.

  • Knowledge of HP Data Protector and other back-up technologies highly desirable