Sirius XM Radio Inc. Senior Engineer, SAN in Washington, District Of Columbia

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Senior Engineer, SAN


District Of Columbia



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Job Description

Duties: Function as a member of the IT storage operations team that installs, supports, maintains, and monitors IT Storage Area Network (SAN) infrastructure for reliability and uptime. Responsible for the installation, maintenance, and support of our enterprise SAN and back-up/recovery IT environments. Design, implement, and manage a large storage system and architect enterprise storage areas. Function as an expert with respect to IT data backup and recovery systems from Hitachi Data Systems, NetApp, Sun Microsystems, and Symantec. Provision and allocate storage between storage arrays and server assets (both Windows and UNIX-based) and work with architect and engineering teams to analyze and design enterprise storage systems used for customer data management and database processing. Analyze and translate business requirements in IT solutions designed for new installations and other enhancements to our existing platform. Provide technical computer engineering leadership for all storage related projects and disk consolidations. Responsible for data availability and retention systems.

Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering plus five years of post-Bachelor's progressive experience in position offered or in an IT storage position. All required experience must have included planning, architecting, installation, configuration and maintenance of enterprise Storage Area Networks in a heterogeneous environment; experience with Hitachi's suite of products for management, replication, migration, performance tuning, and data collection; experience with scripting using Hitachi's CLI; experience with backup and recovery strategy and solutions including SAN backups; management of fiber channel switches including director class switches from Brocade and Cisco; and automating server and storage configurations via scripting on Windows and UNIX.

Any person interested in this position should apply online at .

As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.

Company EEO Statement

Our goal at SiriusXM is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. SiriusXM is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.