SAN Storage Administrator

Diebold Nixdorf

Place of work
Contract type
Wage (gross)
From 1 100 EUR/month

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Position Overview
Intermediate SAN Storage Administrator position is for person seeking skilled work within storage and backup international team, working on variety of DELL/EMC and IBM systems (VNX, VNX2, VMAX, VPLEX), Brocade based SAN (switches & directors), in multiple datacenters around the world.

You are responsible for
• Provide 2nd level support of storage systems:EMC storage arrays (VMAX, VNX, VPLEX, etc.),
IBM storage arrays (V7xxx),
Brocade SAN infrastructure,
Related support tools.
• Handle Incident, Problem and Change management tickets in accordance with SLAs.
• Participate in 2nd level projects aimed on improvements of existing storage and backup environments and design, development and build of new ones.
• Developing technical documentation for supported technologies.
• Cooperate with senior specialists and vendor support to resolve incidents and perform root cause analysis.
• 2nd level support on-call duty in non-business hours.

Employee perks, benefits

- regular sports activities where it is possible to use the Multisport card - Monday and Thursday indoor climbing, floorball on Tuesdays, badminton Thursdays and therefore the opportunity to meet people from other teams
- 3 communities within the company, where employee can be active/volunteering - work with students and schools (e.g. preparation and implementation of practical student internships, open days), social area (helping children and families in need, handicapped people, homeless people , charity activities and various fundraising) and communication and event committee (preparation and implementation of summer and Christmas parties, themed days - such as Valentine's Day or October fest)
- great view from the top floor of a new modern building which has been certified as a green building with a 360-degree view of Kosice, the Café and the canteen within the building
- the possibility of going to work on a bicycle, motorcycle, or a company paid for public transport, train or bus (200EUR per year)
- Free coffee and tea, regular fruit days
- a young team of people with management who sit with them in the open space and is open to help or advise anytime
- multiple relaxation zones - fitness machines, retro video games, chess, books and magazines for reading in comfortable tuli sitting bags
o Benefits: team of experienced people who have several seniors able to train newcomers quickly, living often together not only the work time
o Online teaching through or also in the local LAB where we have the opportunity to play with the technology
o The project work is a regular part - relocation of data centers within the continent, preparation of DR concepts, large migrations of entire locations, complex upgrades
o An automation ideas are welcomed, free our hands so that we have more time for interesting tasks where it is necessary to think and give suggestions for our own solutions
o Oncall interventions are being minimize through the care of the environment that we want to have in top condition
o Certification but also other training is very supported

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

• Administration experience of EMC storage arrays (VMAX 2, VNX, VPLEX) – comfortable with daily operations (creating new system or decommissioning old), troubleshooting, root cause analysis, performance checks.
• Experience of administration IBM V7000 storage arrays.
• Experience of administration of Brocade switches and directors – zoning, troubleshooting, following best practices.
• Understanding of protocols used in NAS/SAN environments.
• Happy to perform on-call support and out of office hours implementations.
• Good communication skills and ability to efficiently work in a multinational teams.
• Good command of English in speech and writing

Preferred Qualifications
• Some experience with scripting languages – to be able to modify received procedures as needed
• Technical knowledge of standard operating systems and virtualization technologies used in enterprise environments.
• General understanding of clustering architectures and principles.
• Understanding of DR concepts with cross-site replications
• Optionally knowledge of NetApp or other NAS storage systems.
• Experience in working in an ITIL oriented company is a plus.
• Willingness to travel on short business trips abroad.
• Bachelor's degree in ICT or corresponding experience in respective field.
• German language skills are a plus.
• Any certifications related to the requested skills are a plus
• Familiar with ticket management tools


Brief description of the company

Diebold Nixdorf

Company address

Diebold Nixdorf


ID: 3996100  Dátum zverejnenia: 5.11.2020  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 100 EUR/month