Sr. Backup Specialist

You will be an 3rd level specialist in the field of SAN/Backup technology.

Responsibilities

  • Media initialization
  • Pool management
  • Licensing (tape libraries, Data Protector v. 6.23 and higher )
  • Add/change/delete backup client. Client system location (DC rack), Backup type definition (LAN or SAN)
  • Determine backup path – tape library
  • Determine backup path – SAN backup (SAN fabric, switch, port to connect the client)
  • Determine backup path – LAN backup (device server)
  • Place backup related cabling request
  • Check client compliance – SAN backup (HBA fw/drivers update if needed)
  • Check client compliance – LAN backup (dedicated NIC & connection to backup subnet)
  • Tape Library (ESL) Secure Mgr. configuration (SAN backup)
  • Backup management software components installation
  • Backup specifications & scheduling for filesystem backups
  • Backup specifications & scheduling for application (integration) backups
  • Restore testing
  • Plan firmware upgrade on backup devices
  • Plan upgrade on backup management software
  • Backup management software IDB proactive administration
  • Open SW calls at 3rd party (Backup management software support)
  • Failures on Backup management software database (IDB)
  • Recovery of Backup management software database (IDB)
  • Perform disaster recovery restores

Requirements

  • Backup engineer (Data protector)
  • SAN & Storage – understand the basics and symptoms
  • Very good knowledge of IT environment
  • At least 2 years of practical experience in customer and business support 
  • Analytical problem-solving and root cause analysis skills
  • Service oriented behavior and communication to internal and external contacts
  • Very good communication skills (communication with customers verbal and written)
  • Language: fluent in English

What we offer:

  • To work for modern Slovak company, who adhere philosophy of family company
  • Opportunity of career development (90% of careers rises are from internal sources)
  • Company support of employees education
  • Huge benefits program, with possibility to personalize it according to your preferences
  • Support in life situations (for example marriage, child birth etc.)