Storage Engineer - Product Block and Data Protection

Spectraforce

Jersey City, New Jersey


5 days ago

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Job Description

Position- Storage Engineer - Product Block and Data Protection
Duration- 6 Months (possible extensions)
Location- 
Jersey City, NJ, 07302

Your Impact
Our team of engineers builds solutions for the most complex problems. We develop cutting-edge systems and processes that form the core of our key business and enable transactions to move in milliseconds. We provide real-time access to critical deal information and crunch billions of data points each day to inform firm-wide market insights and strategies. Team members have the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology innovation alongside industry leaders and make significant contributions to the field.

The storage engineering team are responsible for the end-to-end lifecycle, including analysis, evaluation, design, testing, integration and sustained engineering of block storage and data protection products for the firm's enterprise-level storage environment.

How you will fulfill your potential

Ability to operate at a global level, communicating and collaborating with the various teams within storage engineering to derive the best solutions for the firm’s enterprise-level storage environment.

Driving storage vendors around product improvement and delivery, as part of the firm’s established product development life cycle process, is a crucial part of this role.

Ability to work with the storage development team, in the creation of development requirements that will lead to an uplift in the areas of automation, performance management as well as inventory management of the firm’s enterprise-level storage environment

Enable cloud journey for our business partners by understanding their storage requirements and providing appropriate solutions in both external and internal cloud.

Job Description
  • Ability to operate at a global level, communicating and collaborating with the various teams within storage engineering to derive the best solutions for the firm’s enterprise-level storage environment.
  • Driving storage vendors around product improvement and delivery, as part of the firm’s established product development life cycle process, is a crucial part of this role.
  • Ability to work with the storage development team, in the creation of development requirements that will lead to an uplift in the areas of automation, performance management as well as inventory management of the firm’s enterprise-level storage environment
  • Enable cloud journey for our business partners by understanding their storage requirements and providing appropriate solutions in both external and internal cloud.
Skills
Basic Qualifications
  • Currently working within an enterprise-level storage environment
  • Experienced in Pure Storage FlashArray block storage products and/or in Rubrik r6000 series data protection products
  • Experienced in Brocade G series fabric switch products
  • Capability to follow and deliver Product Development Life Cycle type documentation as part of the product evaluation and certification process
  • Competent in Windows, Linux/UNIX-like operating systems, I/O and network stack tuning and performance profiling
  • An understanding how to deliver reliable services out of unreliable components
  • Familiar with DevOps tools and version control systems (SVN, GitLab)
  • Familiar with SRE principles such as user journeys, SLI/SLO, and synthetic probers
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and trouble shooting skills
  • Ability to adapt to new technologies

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with engineering and operating a hybrid cloud delivery model with focus on data coherency between on-prem and off-prem components.
  • Proficiency with PowerShell, Python, Bash or other scripting languages with a focus on testing and sound SDLC practices.
  • Familiarity with hyperscalers (AWS, GCP, and Azure)
  • Familiarity with hypervisors (ESX)
  • Beneficial, but not required, experience in block storage (Dell, Hitachi), file (Netapp, Dell Unity), and/or backup solutions (Networker, DataDomain).
  • Familiarity with Elastic Search and Kibana

Education:    
Bachelor's Degree required 

About Us: Established in 2004, SPECTRAFORCE® is one of the largest and fastest-growing diversity-owned staffing firms in the US. The growth of our company is a direct result of our global client service delivery model that is powered by our state-of-the-art A.I. proprietary talent acquisition platform, robust ISO 9001:2015/ISO 27001 certified processes, and strong and passionate client engaged teams. We have built our business by providing talent and project-based solutions, including Contingent, Permanent, and Statement of Work (SOW) services to over 140 clients in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, and India. Key industries that we service include Technology, Financial Services, Life Sciences, Healthcare, Telecom, Retail, Utilities and Transportation. SPECTRAFORCE is built on a concept of “human connection,” defined by our branding attitude of NEWJOBPHORIA®, which is the excitement of bringing joy and freedom to the work lifestyle so our people and clients can reach their highest potential. Learn more at: http://www.spectraforce.com
 
Benefits: SPECTRAFORCE offers ACA compliant health benefits as well as dental, vision, accident, critical illness, voluntary life, and hospital indemnity insurances to eligible employees. Additional benefits offered to eligible employees include commuter benefits, 401K plan with matching, and a referral bonus program. SPECTRAFORCE provides unpaid leave as well as paid sick leave when required by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer: SPECTRAFORCE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Please contact Human Resources at LOA@spectraforce.com if you require reasonable accommodation. 
At SPECTRAFORCE, we are committed to maintaining a workplace that ensures fair compensation and wage transparency in adherence with all applicable state and local laws. This position’s starting pay is: $60.00/hr.

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