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Job #: R-00024012
Location: Bethesda, MD
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Health

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Job Description:

The Government Health and Safety Solutions Operation is seeking a Mid-Tier Backup Engineer/Administrator in Bethesda, MD.

      Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides storage and backup systems administration services
  • Provides technical support for the Storage and Backup management and monitoring solutions, including IBM TSM and CommVault Simpana
  • Demonstrates strong knowledge of data replication services, including SAN to SAN replication, remote backups, deduplication, among others
  • Investigates new technologies and identifies opportunities where these technologies can enhance HSS’ capabilities in a cost-effective manner

    Position Requirements:

  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, MIS or related subject or 4 years of additional related work experience
  • Minimum 4 years of related experience
  • Required, ability to gain a public trust clearance
  • Knowledge of Storage technologies, date backup technologies and Tape Hardware Architecture
  • Proficient knowledge of Storage virtualization, data center infrastructure, and SAN / NAS technologies
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with a demonstrated ability to communicate technical standards clearly and concisely
  • Demonstrated ability with problem solving techniques; such as root cause analysis to resolve issues
  • The Ability to apply critical thinking to abstract issues
  • Self-starter capable of working in a fast-paced environment with minimal direction
  • Ability to support storage and backup in a production 24x7 environment, with rotating on-call duties
  • Ability to obtain/maintain Public Trust Clearance

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust



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Job Family:

Systems Administration


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