• Junior Enterprise Storage Administrator

    Job Locations US-VA-Springfield
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    Aveshka is seeking an Junior Enterprise Storage to ensure the implementation of quality controls, metrics, and measures in support of contract deliverables. The role will require the individual to possess and apply storage area network and related data storage expertise on multiple complex work assignments.
    The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for the design, configuration and implementation of the data storage environment with particular emphasis on Network Attached Storage and related connectivity. The role will provide both guidance and hands on build support. Resource will be responsible for the following activities:




    Additional Detail on Storage Junior Needs:

    Must have skills:


    • Problem solving skills - Should be able to solve problems as part of the team or individually
    • Communication skills - Should be strong at communicating with team, management, and documentation writing
    • Work ethic - Should have a drive to get tasks done properly and on schedule by going beyond what is expected of the individual
    • Creative thinking - Should be able to bring new ideas to the team and help with implementing creative solutions to complex problems
    • Team player – must be able to work as part of a team to complete tasks and work towards a common team goal
    • Self Starter – looking for someone who can handle work on their own without being prompted to do it.  Should be able to identify concerns and raise them to management



    Nice to have skills:

    • Hands on experience of NetApp, both in hardware and Administrative



    • Controllers types – ideally know the different models and not just from the NetApp brochure
    • Shelves types – ideally know the different models and their limits
    • Drive types – ideally know the different drive types and sizes and their use cases




    • General administration of NFS, CIFS, Fibre Channel – creating, modifying, migrating, destroying volumes/luns and working with other teams to ensure storage is seen
    • Incident troubleshooting – ideally able to identify root cause quickly and resolve outages when they occur
    • Cross team collaboration – ideally able to work with other teams to handle day to day tasks or to troubleshoot outages
    • Hands on experience zoning with Brocade FC switches
    • Zone storage to servers – This is a large SAN environment
    • Troubleshoot connectivity issues – Resource needs to be able to identify and correct issues quickly when they occur



    Plus One Skills:


    • Understanding of Compute resources - ESX, Windows, UNIX
    • Understanding of Database resources - Oracle
    • Scripting languages: Powershell, Python, YAML
    • Cloud: Primarily AWS – S3, Glacier, EC2, Security (If they list it on their resume, I expect them to be able to describe in detail what they have done first hand)




    Minimum Qualifications:


    •  Required Experience / Degree: 0-3 years of experience and a B.S. degree.  Bachelor of Science (BS) can be substituted with an additional 4 years of related experience


    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

    • Ability to work independently or in a team environment
    • Knowledge of cloud-based storage operations
    • Ability to provide expert input on boot procedures to optimize high and low-level storage functions



    About Aveshka:

    Aveshka is a professional services firm focused on addressing our nation’s most complex threats and challenges. As a small business we’re committed to supporting our clients’ missions with services delivered by our diverse and experienced staff. With expertise in cybersecurity, emergency preparedness, and public health, our experience base spans federal, state, and local governments, as well as private sector entities.


    Aveshka encourages collaborative communication and ongoing learning.  


    Aveshka is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)


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