Charles Schwab Storage Engineer in Phoenix, Arizona
Phoenix - AZ, PHX4701A, 4701 E Francisco Dr, 85044-5365
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Storage "SAN" Systems Engineer is a role in the Storage group, within the Hosting Organization of the larger Technology Infrastructure Solutions department at Schwab. The SAN Team is responsible for Storage Fabrics consisting of Fibre Channel Directors and Switches from Brocade and CISCO, Block Storage from EMC, Hitachi, and PURE, as well as support of VMWare and the Backup and Recovery teams. The majority of Schwab's applications are dependent on our infrastructure, so understanding and being able to troubleshoot the myriad of touch points is vital.
What you’ll do:
The SAN Systems Engineer will be responsible for cooperative efforts with team members, leading project efforts independently, servicing customer requests, performing currency upgrades to hardware/software, and assisting during Disaster Recovery Tests. The Engineer will also be responsible for knowledge of industry best practices, recommending future direction, as well as maintaining and creating automation in the environment. Typical shift will be from 9 am to 5 pm, but expected to cover night and weekend work, as well as the On-Call support on a rotating basis for a week at a time.
What you have:
The SAN Systems Engineer must have experience with a combination of hardware and tools supporting; Brocade, CISCO, EMC, Hitachi and PURE storage.
Experience with NAS products would be a strong plus
Following are some characteristics we're looking for in a candidate: Strong Attention to Detail (mistakes can cause severe negative impact in Storage), Dependability, Responsibility, Persistence, Customer Focus, Self-Starter (mandatory to work independently),
Strong Communication Skills, including mentoring of Staff
Ability to support vendor tools including Brocade, CISCO, EMC, PURE, and Hitachi
High level skills in Storage Performance across all product lines
Knowledge of, and ability to move us towards, automation of daily activities
Experience with Vendor tools (GUI), as well as in use of the command line
Experience with XaaS (‘as a service’) a major plus, VMWare, and Cloud experience a major plus,
Experience with Systems Administration on Windows and/or Unix preferred,
Scripting (Perl, Shell, Python, etc.) as well as experience with RestAPI a major plus
Bachelor or Associates Degree preferred
What you’ll get:
Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts
Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program
Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions
Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships
Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life
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Relocation Offered?: No
Work Schedule: Days
Languages: English - spoken
Current Licenses / Certifications: None
Relevant Work Experience: IT-Other Specialty Engineering-2-5 yrs
Position Located In: TX - Austin, AZ - Phoenix, OH - Richfield, TX - Westlake
Job Type: Full Time
Activation Date: Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Expiration Date: Tuesday, January 1, 2019