• Brown Brothers Harriman
  • Jersey City , NJ
  • Information Technology
  • Full-Time
  • 10 Bayside Terrace

Senior Storage Architect

At Brown Brothers Harriman, we believe no job is too big or small for any of us to handle if it helps our clients. We value passionate, committed people who enjoy collaborating with others to find new solutions to complex business challenges. We are looking for the type of person who speaks their mind, truly listens and steps outside their role to add value wherever they can. Someone who is driven to get things done and views obstacles as an exciting challenge that demands a creative solution. Above all, we seek someone who takes great pride in their work and is inspired and motivated by their role in protecting and enhancing our client's financial well-being.

If you are looking for an entrepreneurial environment where you can learn and thrive, Brown Brothers Harriman is the right place for you

Join us as a Senior Storage Architect!

We are looking for an Senior Storage Architect to join our Storage Management team based in Jersey City, NJ.

This position requires the individual to have strong technical skills, be self-motivated, and possess good communication skills. This position is primarily responsible for the architecture and administration of the firm's production and test distributed systems storage environment. The storage administrator will work with the server and network infrastructure groups to ensure our storage solutions meet the business requirements. He/She will also support and manage our Brocade Storage Area Network switches and associated solutions. The normal working hours are 9 AM to 5 PM with the flexibility to make temporary adjustments when needed. The applicant must be willing to on weekends to support production changes and other support requirements. There may be infrequent occasions when the individual may have to travel to one of our domestic data centers in NJ, PA, and MA.

Some of your key responsibilities include:

Architecture:

* Interact with server, database, and network Infrastructure teams to architect storage solutions that meet business requirements.

Administration and Monitoring:

* Review storage requests for approval and provision storage resources.
* Monitor changes for accuracy and system impact.
* Monitor system performance and analyze trends for problem investigation and resolution.
* Create reports on storage usage for capacity planning analysis.
* Assist with hardware and software evaluation and installation planning which may include working with the physical equipment.
* Monitor and manage data replication mirror solution.
* Monitor and maintain backup storage solution.
* Monitor and manage Brocade SAN switche environment.
* Monitor and manage IBM Cloud Object Storage environment.

Management:

* Interact with vendors for scheduling maintenance and repair.
* Address with vendors all identified vulnerability issues. Document status and monitor for escalated resolution.
* Plan and support storage requirements for scheduled disaster recovery tests.
* Document and maintain updates on all storage procedures.
* Create and manage storage change requests using Service Now.

Candidate Qualifications include:

* BS/BA degree in computer science or related work experience required.


* Must have 5+ year experience as a storage administrator for distributed open systems platform.


* Hands on experience with Hitachi Vantara VSP/G1000/G1500 storage platforms.


* Hands on experience managing and administering changes using Hitachi data replication software Hitachi Universal Replicator (HUR).


* Hands on storage allocation experience including creating LUNs and Host Groups.


* Experience using CCI and scripting tools.


* Experience using HDS Tuning Manager to monitor and manage system performance.


* Analyze and troubleshoot problems.


* Data Collection of Storage subsystem data.


* Experience using and managing back up software (Dell EMC Data Domain/IBM TSM).


* Experience with Brocade SAN's zoning storage, creating maps and tunnels.


* Experience with Brocade BNA and SanNav tools for monitoring performance and troubleshooting problems.


* A person that is organized, detail oriented and has strong reviewing skills with a high degree of accuracy.


* Seeks learning opportunities and strives to achieve the highest level of professional success.


* Ability to work as part of a team in a potentially high pressure, client-driven environment.


* Fostering Team Spirit, creating an atmosphere of cooperation and common goal achievement by contributing and encouraging others.


* Strong focus on implementation of and adherence to internal controls.


* Excellent oral, written communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate at all levels.



Candidate Key Skills include:

* Knowledge of HDS VSP/G1000/G1500 storage system hardware.
* Hands on experience using Hitachi's storage management software Hitachi Command Suite.
* Knowledge of Brocade 8510/DCX/5300 SAN and 7840 Communication switch hardware.
* Hands on experience using Brocades SAN management software Brocade Network Advisor (BNA). Using BNA to create maps and set up alert notification thresholds.
* Knowledge of Pure Storage systems.
* Knowledge of Powershell scripting.
* Experience with HDS automation tools (HDCA/HIAA) for analytics and reporting.
* Strong PC workstation experience, Microsoft/Windows/Outlook/Excel/Powerpoint/Visio/Service Now.

What We Offer:

* A collaborative environment that enables you to step outside your role to add value wherever you can
* Direct access to clients, information and experts across all business areas around the world
* Opportunities to grow your expertise, take on new challenges, and reinvent yourself-without leaving the firm
* A culture of inclusion that values each employee's unique perspective
* High-quality benefits program emphasizing good health, financial security, and peace of mind
* Rewarding work with the flexibility to enjoy personal and family experiences at every career stage
* Volunteer opportunities to give back to your community and help transform the lives of others

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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, creed, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other protected status under federal, state or local law.

Full time

Jersey City
Associated topics: cloud architect, equipment, information architect, ip, maintain, maintenance, principal systems engineer, senior engineer, system architect, systems integration architect

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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