Storage and Backup Engineer for Qatar - Abu Dhabi

VAM Systems is a Business Consulting, IT Solutions and Services company with operations in UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, USA, Australia, Singapore & India.

VAM Systems is currently looking for Storage and Backup Engineer for our Qatar operations with the following skill set and terms and conditions:

Skill set required:

Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent work experience
5+ years’ experience in related field preferred - with both block and file storage, SAN fabrics and backup solutions.
Plan and execute upgrades for enterprise storage and backup platforms coordinating with managed service provider, vendors, company leaders, IT staff, and business partners
Detailed knowledge of Enterprise Backup Solutions, Hardware Systems, and Disaster Recovery. Good understanding of SAN and NAS technologies.
Working knowledge of at least three of the following technologies and a desire to learn what you do not know yet
EMC VMAX, VNX, Isilon, IBM XIV, SVC, Nexenta, Cisco and Brocade SAN Fabric, NetBackup and Actifio
Partner with vendors and internal teams to be the Technical Resource in Proof of Concept and production deployments
Perform routine maintenance on systems to ensure security compliance, perform external and internal audits and system health.
Experience using Service-Now with understanding of Service-Now CMDB structure and the relationships between CIs. ITIL V3 certification is preferred.
Design and review processes to identify gaps in design and/or execution of the environment solutions.
Develop and implement storage automation solutions.
Create and present the planned changes in different change control boards and at the different level of the Leadership.
Working knowledge of Linux, Unix (AIX, HP, Sun) and Windows operating systems is an added advantage.
Maintaining and update storage and backup topologies.


Applies comprehensive knowledge and a thorough understanding of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks and projects.
Demonstrates knowledge of storage, hardware, software and storage area network (SAN) technologies.
Must be a self-starter with the ability to pick up and learn new products with little supervision, as well as adapt to a variety of situations and tasks.
Strong analytical skills; Able to assess and solve issues in a high-pressure environment.
Strong organizational skills; must be able to prioritize work and ability to multitask without sacrificing attention to details.
Able to work effectively with other groups and teams outside Storage team.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team with minimal guidance.
Interact with vendors where appropriate to work collaboratively on system upgrades or to resolve system issues.
May act as a mentor to less experienced colleagues
Able to coordinate and collaborate with business application stakeholders and infrastructure teams to ensure successful upgrades or system maintenance activities

Terms and conditions:

Joining time frame:   2 weeks (maximum 4 weeks)

The selected candidates shall join VAM Systems – Qatar and shall be deputed to one of the leading banks in Qatar

Should you be interested in this opportunity, please send your latest resume in MS Word format at the earliest at or call us + 91 4762681150.

Posted on : 22/03/2017, # , Edit

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