Criterion Systems Veritas NetBackup Engineer in Kansas City, Missouri

At Criterion Systems, we developed a different kind of business—a company whose real value is a reputation for excellence built upon the collective skills, talents, perspectives, and backgrounds of its people. Our differentiators: employee-owned Federal government IT services contractor founded in 2005; high employee retention rate because of excellent benefits and a focus on job flexibility and work/life balance; leadership team comprised of individuals who have successfully built and run businesses. We have grown our workforce each year for the past seven years with annual growth of at least 30% in the past four years! Our employees are the company’s most valuable assets. Are you ready to be appreciated?

Criterion Systems, Inc. is seeking a Veritas NetBackup Engineer located in Kansas City, MO. Once hired, you will be a part of the Storage Administration Services Team. This team handles the operation of multiple geographically dispersed data centers. Categories of services to be provided include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Veritas NetBackup application services

  • Storage administration services

  • Storage maintenance

  • Storage performance evaluation and analysis

  • Storage reporting tools

Job Responsibilities:

  • Installing and configuring Veritas NetBackup software; completing backup and restore requests; adding clients to backup policies; decommissioning systems; configuring media and masterservers/drives/robots;performing updates/upgrades/patches to hardware/software/firmware; troubleshooting issues; monitoring systems; and reporting, etc.

  • Development and maintenance of required documentation. The documentation includes, but is not limited to the following: configuration documents, NetBackup documents, SAN administration request forms, etc.

  • Monitoring and recommending improvements for performance of storage products.

  • Recommending and/or implementing automation methods to improve administration efficiency.

  • Configuring and managing replication, disk pools, storage units, storage lifecycle policies.

  • Configuring and using Veritas OpsCenter.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Experience administering backup and recovery infrastructure using NetBackup Enterprise Server.

  • Minimum 3-6 years of experience with job related skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field or equivalent work experience in lieu of degree

  • Currently possessing, or able to obtain within 180 days of start date, one of the following certifications: IBM Certified Associate, HITACHI Associate, EMC Associate, Brocade Introductory, Oracle SUN/Solaris Associate, NetApp Certified Storage Associate, OR Veritas Certified Specialist.

  • Customer relationship skills

  • Unix shell scripts and SQL coding preferred.

  • Experience with scripting languages such as PowerShell or Python preferred.

  • Must be US Citizen.

  • Must be able to obtain a Public Trust Clearance

Criterion Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.