Storage Engineer I

Roanoke, VA, US, 24016

Employment Status:  Full time
Shift:  Variable Hours
Facility:  Technology Services Group
Requisition Number:  136895

Job Summary

Researches, implements, and maintains storage and data protection technologies. Performs backup and recovery of data and performs problem resolution for storage hardware and performance related problems. Manages corporate projects and problem resolution requiring the participation of multiple specialized teams. Frequently interacts with other TSG departments on storage system hardware and software problems. Researches, implements, and educates peers on new technologies. Coordinates and performs daily corporate problem resolutions supporting server system hardware/software issues.  

  • Analyzes, optimizes, implements, and maintains the Carilion Clinic enterprise storage environment.  
  • Researches, audits, tests, and set standards for enterprise storage to ensure compatibility and functionality with server and disaster recovery architectures.
  • Designs, audits, optimizes, implements, and maintains a highly available and fault tolerant storage environment for the enterprise consisting of enterprise storage arrays and storage area networks.
  • Develops and implements scripts to automate and rapidly deploy storage to meet business needs in the enterprise using scripts or perl.
  • Develops reference materials (system diagrams, installation documentation, etc.) for supported storage technologies to be used for both online and in-person training of other technical staff with minimal supervision from Supervisor and/or Manager.
  • Manages assigned projects and meets deadlines with moderate supervision from Supervisor and/or Manager.
  • Interfaces with clients, vendors, and other teams on multi-faceted projects involving storage and backup/recovery platform technologies.
  • Interfaces with clients, vendors, and multiple teams while providing resolution to problem incidents as escalated from the Technology Service Center.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Associates Degree in a related field or equivalent work experience.

Experience: Minimum two years’ experience in Enterprise Storage Systems, computer electronics and familiarity with Windows, Unix and/or Linux platforms to include hardware maintenance of storage systems.

Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Valid Virginia drivers' license and dependable transportation. Additionally, any of the following are preferred, but not required: CompTIA A+, SNIA Certified Storage Professional, Brocade Certified Fabric Administrator (BCFA), IBM Certified Administrator – Tivoli Storage Manager, IBM Certified Specialist – XIV Storage System Technical Solutions, IBM Certified Specialist – Enterprise Storage Technical Solutions, Microsoft MCSA.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Good organizational skills, analytical, dependable, detail oriented, interpersonal skills, and understanding of the English language (both written and oral). Must have thorough understanding of the 7-layer OSI model. Enterprise Storage System, SAN administration, Storage Backup Systems, IBM TSM, or Storage Infrastructure experience preferred. Must have excellent problem-solving skills and be customer service oriented.

About Carilion

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.


Requisition Number: 136895 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Technology Services Group 
Shift: Variable Hours 
Shift Details: Salary
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For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Carilion Total Rewards

What matters to you is important to us—like benefits, rewards, and resources to improve your life. Carilion understands the importance of prioritizing your well-being to help you develop and thrive. When you make your tomorrow with us, we’ll enhance your potential to realize the best in yourself. Below are benefits available to you when you join Carilion:

  • Employer Funded Pension Plan, vested after five years (Voluntary 403B)
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision Benefits
  • Flexible Work Arrangements/Schedules
  • Remote Work Options
  • Paid Time Off (accrued from day one)
  • Onsite fitness studios and discounts to our Carilion Wellness centers
  • Access to our health and wellness app, Virgin Pulse
  • Discounts on childcare
  • Continued education and training

Find more about Carilion Clinic’s benefits by vising our Total Rewards Page.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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