Data Engineer

Location: North Sydney, New South Wales Salary: competitive
Sector: IT Type: contract

Im currently looking for a storage engineer to start ASAP for an initial 4 week contract with a view to extend for a large consultancy with this role being based in North Sydney.

Please see below a list of tasks / skills you will need to be successful within this role:

  • Daily Health Check on CommVault console.
  • Checking the backup failures and fixing the same. [raising the incidents if required]
  • Checking on Aux copies and see if these are asking for tapes, etc.
  • Checking on the scratch tapes availability and disk library space availability.
  • Performing the SRTSKs which come directly from customers.
  • SRTSKs include decommissioning the servers, adding VMs into backup rotation, file restoration, VM restoration, and mail restoration.
  • Checking on the SLA % and taking majors to improve the same.
  • Checking on the license utilization and taking action if required / highlighting the same to SDMs and onshore / customer.
  • Work such as migration of the disk libraries is also included now a days in the daily task as there are more changes / upgrades in progress w.r.t HP StoreOne.
  • Coordinating with vendor for the critical issues.
  • Version and Service Pack upgrades on backup infra as and when needed. [Also applying hot fixes on demand].
  • Checking on the health report to see the current backup infra health.
  • Coordinating with other teams to fix the backup failures [especially VM failures].
  • Suspending the backups on demand during the scheduled patching activities.
  • Monitoring the email alert that we receive from CommVault on the delayed backups. Mountpaths, media agents going offline.
  • Tape rotation [sending monthly tapes out and requesting scratch tapes to be in] on monthly basis.
  • HL & LL on weekly basis / on demand.
  • Updating the current issue in the infra and the current progress on them.
  • Attending change call with SDMs to discuss the upcoming changes and challenges with them.
  • Working and updating on problem tasks and problem tickets.
  • Monitoring and troubleshooting DDB verification and DB maintenance jobs.

Please apply today if you are interested in this position and I will call you ASAP to discuss this role further.

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