IBM Hitachi SAN Architect in Mumbai, India

Job Description

About IBM

IBM is a global technology and innovation company present in India since 1992. It is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with approximately 380,000 employees serving clients in 170 countries. In this new era of Cognitive Business, IBM is helping to reshape industries as diverse as healthcare, retail, banking, travel, manufacturing, and many more, by bringing together our expertise in Cloud, Analytics, Security, Mobile, and the Internet of Things. We are changing how we create. How we collaborate. How we analyze. How we engage. IBM is a leader in this global transformation

Business Unit Introduction

IBM Global Technology Services (GTS) helps clients plan, implement and manage an efficient, resilient, flexible IT infrastructure. IBM GTS is the partner of choice for infrastructure services – be it transformational outsourcing tied to business outcomes or integrated managed services or discrete services.

Who you are:

As a Hitachi SAN Architect you will be involved in L4 level Storage Management services and product support for various Storage AMS, USP, USPV, USPVM, VSP, VSPG1000, VSPG800, VSPG200 supported storage solutions across various accounts.

What you’ll do :

  • You will provide L4 level Storage Management services, support and product support for client AMS 1000 using HI Command Suite.

  • Analyze and resolve or escalate problems.

  • Ensure integrity of supported environment.

  • Actively and pre-emptively determine possible faults and causes by the execution of pre-determined health and operational checks.

  • Manage and resolve problems identified by system administrators or monitoring software.

  • Work with change and problem management tools.

  • Provide hardware /software fault detection and vendor liaison.

  • Liaison with customer accounts as required.

  • Investigate, identify and document proposals that will improve application recoverability.

  • Perform configuration on AMS 1000 storage platform.

  • Should have a proven understanding of storage protocols like FC, IP & iSCSI.

  • Allocate shares/storage to new servers as desired.

  • Maintain reports on disk utilization, availability and growth patterns.

  • Proven experience of DAS, NAS, SAN,McData Fiber Channel Switches & Brocade Switches

How we’ll help you grow:

  • You’ll have access to all the technical and management training courses you need to become the expert you want to be

  • You’ll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor

  • You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 7 years of experience on Hitachi SAN Admin.

  • Should be able to do L4 Activities.

  • Proven exposure on enterprise storage.

  • Ability to pick up new areas and work on a Consultant Profile as well.

  • Able to guide a team of lesser experienced professionals.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Proven experience on USP, USPV, USPVM, VSP, VSPG1000, VSPG800, VSPG200.

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.