CenturyLink SR IT ENGINEER in Town And Country, Missouri

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.

Job Description

POSITION : Senior IT Engineer

POSITION DESCRIPTION: Design, document, and maintain SAN/NAS technologies. Work closely with vendors and business partners, as well as our Operations and Solutions Engineering teams to design and manage complex and diverse storage solutions. Responsible for delivering highly scalable, cost effective, and high performing designs. The storage engineer will participate in a follow-the-sun (FTS) support model requiring frequent and clear communications related to globally managed efforts. Lead Storage and SAN based system installs and upgrades. Lead multicustomer migrations using storage based or host-based replication technologies. Respond quickly and effectively to storage failures and incidents, ensuring that customer data is protected, and correcting root cause to prevent future occurrences. Adhere closely to Change Management policies and processes. Create and maintain operational documentation used by the global storage teams. Work with clients and account teams to provision and configure storage. Participate in a global support model and a regional on-call rotation.

REQUIREMENTS : Bachelor’s degree in Technology Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Information or related Science field. Five (5) years of experience working with Significant knowledge and understanding of SAN and NAS technologies, architecture, connectivity, deduplication, replication, encryption, and the interdependencies between the hosting OS (clients and servers), and network. 5 years of experience in designing, implementing and supporting server virtualization from a storage, backup, cloning and recovery perspective in a highly available/redundant environment. 5 years of experience in a subset of the following storage products: NetApp 7-mode and C-Mode HP 3Par Enterprise grade storage arrays Brocade SAN switches QLogic Solaris, Linux, Windows 2003/2008/2012 VMware 4.x/5.x/6.x Hitachi SAN and NAS storage administration, build and operations EMC San and NAS administration, build and operations, Python/Shell scripting for basic storage operations. Data migration using EMC PPME, LVM and Veritas technologies.

Alternate Location: US-Missouri-Town And Country

Requisition # : 209218

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