Job Description:-Client is seeking a Senior Software Systems Engineer.Summary:-Responsible for implementing enterprise file and block storage solutions.-The storage platforms are comprised of shared multi-tenant storage, customer dedicated storage and infrastructure deployments.-Primary storage vendors include NetApp and HP/3PAR.-Tasks include but are not limited to configuration of dedicated and shared NAS and SAN environments, changes, configuration of management tools, and installation of 3rd party products required to meet the customer’s contracted needs.-This position will be required to obtain NACI high clearance Responsibilities:-Implementation of Storage Array’s (NetApp C-mode & 7 mode, HP/3PAR) -Provisioning Storage as per the requirement -Design Storage solution as per the customer needs -Configuration of Storage array’s -Escalation point for the storage team within the Implementation team -Responsible to build and deploy network attached storage (NAS) solutions -Responsible for the build and deployment of Storage frames and SAN fabrics -Base configuration using the Build Configure Verify process -Installation and configuration of Verizon supported software tools -Update logical diagrams and maintain documentation -Co-ordination with different Stack holders for Installation and Deployment challenges -Solution oriented approach for Implementation (Escalation & Issues) -Storage Expansions -Documentation of Storage Implementation as per requirement. -SOP creation and Change Management process -Finalizing logical diagram and publishing to SharePoint Qualifications:-Required Hand on Experience (Must Have) -Minimum of 7 years of IT industry hands on experience -Minimum of 5 years of Storage experience (End to End Implementation) -Minimum of 5 years of SAN administration hands on experience -Minimum of 5 years of Systems Administrations hands on experience -Minimum of 3 years of any UNIX or Linux hands on experience -Strong hands on experience in NetApp (C-Mode & 7-Mode), HP/3PAR, Brocade and Cisco Switches -Hands on experience with NetApp Snap Mirror configuration on 7-Mode and C-Mode NetApp storage systems -Script creation for Storage Automation on both NetApp (C-Mode/7Mode) and HP/3PAR -Planning, deployment, configuration of Storage. -Strong problem solving skills -Strong understanding of troubleshooting techniques Skills:-Advanced organizational and time management skills -Excellent verbal and written communication skills -Preferred Knowledge (good to have), Skills & Experience -Excellent documentation, communication and interpersonal skills -A track record in consulting/IT management must possess Expert level knowledge in one these areas: Storage Management Solution Integration Storage. -SAN Technologies (must have very good exposure to SAN Storage environment, with good knowledge in storage fundamentals). -Strong Experience in NAS infrastructure & DR implementation -Ability to provide technical guidance and end user training -Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner and analyzes information skillfully. -Work exposure on various models of Fabric switches (Cisco and Brocade) -Contributes to the development of strategies, policies and best practices through participation in team meetings and other direct contributions. -Solution Definition – Design of service delivery components, Solution evaluation and recommendation -Recommendation, deployment & implementation of infrastructure components, training & change management.