IBM Storage Administrator SME in BANGALORE, India

About IBM:IBM India since 1992 provides solutions and services spanning all major industries including financial services, healthcare, government, automotive, telecommunications and education, among others. As a trusted partner with wide-ranging service capabilities, IBM helps clients transform and succeed in challenging circumstances. The diversity and breadth of the entire IBM portfolio of research, consulting, solutions, services, systems and software, uniquely distinguishes IBM India from other companies in the industry. Business Unit Introduction:IBM Global Technology Services (GTS) helps clients plan, implement and manage an efficient, resilient, flexible IT infrastructure. IBM GTS is the partner of choice for infrastructure services – be it transformational outsourcing tied to business outcomes or integrated managed services or discrete services.Who you are:You will be involved in L4 level Storage Management services and product support for various Storage boxes like HP EVA, MSA, MSP, USPV, VSP supported storage solutions across various accounts.What you’ll do:

  • Actively and pre-emptively determine possible faults and causes by the execution of pre-determined health and operational checks.

  • Manage and resolve problems identified by sys admins or monitoring software.

  • Work with change and problem management tools.

  • Provide hardware /software fault detection and vendor liaison. Liaise with customer accounts as required.

  • Investigate, identify and document proposals that will improve application recoverability.

  • Perform configuration storage platform.

  • Have a understanding of storage protocols like FC, IP & iSCSI. Add disks as needed to existing systems.

  • Allocate shares/storage to new servers as desired. Maintain reports on disk utilization, availability and growth patterns

  • Has applied knowledge in the Administration of Unix and Windows in large commercial environments.

  • Has applied knowledge of DAS, NAS, SAN. Good knowledge of McData Fibre Channel Switches & Brocade Switches

How we’ll help you grow:

  • You’ll have access to all the technical and management training courses you need to become the expert you want to be

  • You’ll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor

  • You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you

  • Should have minimum 7 + yrs of Experience on HP SAN Admin.

  • Should be able to do L4 Activities.

  • Should have exposure on Enterprise storage

  • Ability to pick up new areas and work on a Consultant Profile as well.

  • Able to guide a team of lesser experienced professionals.

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