Storage Engineer for Cloud Services (Ref. No.: 1569604)

Hewlett-Packard Slovakia, s.r.o.

Place of work
Galvaniho 7, P.O.Box 43, 820 02 Bratislava 22
Contract type
Salary offered (gross)
According to agreement

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Business environment
During the last few years, HPE has positioned itself as one of the global players in the outsourcing market. Today HPE provides Commercial and Enterprise Class private and public cloud solutions that enable customers to build open, scalable private and public clouds based on a converged infrastructure, with built-in application automation and complete lifecycle management. HPE Cloud solutions offer many challenging opportunities for motivated engineers in very demanding world of quickly moving technologies and services. One of the essential success factors of the services offered by cloud strategy is availability of excellent technical solutions and consulting capabilities as well as the professional delivery, support and implementation services. The main focus of team is the management and implementation of infrastructures and applications under cloud strategy for our customers.

Job Description
The Storage Engineer focuses on continuous operation of Helion VPC storage and SAN environment in the EMEA region. The main responsibility is to ensure data storage consistency, availability, recoverability and performance.
The main storage arrays are HPE 3PAR and EVA. SANs are based around HPE StoreFabric B-series (Brocade) products. NAS storage is based on NetApp products.
The Storage Engineer works on solving and preventing incidents, problems, maintain the storage and SAN environment in supported configuration, helps develop storage concepts (software/hardware), configures new implementations, consults engineering, architecture and customer, keeps contact with the customer representatives and provides monthly SLA reporting and metrics on demand internally or to customer representatives.

To fulfil these tasks, regular standby and week-end work is expected.

Main responsibilities
• Provide technical support and leadership in a complex mission critical infrastructure environments
• Ensure that services under your responsibility are delivered according to the Service description (SLO and SLA)
• Closely cooperate with other technology teams to establish implementation plans for changes, projects, backup&recovery and DR tests
• Ensure components supported are maintained, optimized and used effectively
• Is responsible for full cycle development, deployment to go-live, live phase and end-of-life
• Ensure compliance with HPE internal technology standards and solutions
• Act as the change planner and/or change implementer

Employee perks, benefits

Attractive compensation and benefits
Exciting opportunity of career and professional development
Working for one of the most admired international companies in challenging and dynamic environment
Possibility to work in an international environment
Regular professional trainings
Foreign language classes
Reimbursement of costs of participation in a sport club
Life insurance
Financial support during 3 months of sickness

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

• Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Management Information Systems or equivalent experience
• At least 3 years practical experience in 1 or more of Brocade, Cisco, McData switches
• 3 years practical experience in 1 or more of 3PAR, EVA, EMC, NetApp storage arrays
• 2 years practical experience in managing large SAN Fabrics
• Strong technical experience in one or more of Windows server OS, Linux server OS, VMware
• Good understanding of high availability environments – both SAN and storage
• Exceptional communications skills, both verbal and written in English
• Analytical problem-solving and root cause analysis skills
• Service oriented behavior and communication to internal and external contacts


Brief description of the company

Hewlett Packard Enterprise provide solutions which enable companies to mobilize their business; mine all their data for insights, on an open, agile cloud; all this securely. We are the only company with the breadth and depth of innovative products and services to provide complete end-to-end solutions in big data, cloud, mobility and security, not just a disparate set of IT components.
Our key areas include:

• Infrastructure
• Services
• Software
• HPE Financial Services

We offer great and impactful initiatives for our employees and for society, from wellness, through diversity and inclusion, to amazing university hiring experiences, and much more.

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Hewlett-Packard Slovakia, s.r.o.
Galvaniho 7, P.O.Box 43
820 02 Bratislava 22
ID: 1190088   Dátum zverejnenia: 14.11.2016