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Job #: R-00027235
Location: Austin, TX
Category: Systems Administration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Rotating
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Health

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Job Description:

Advanced knowledge of Storage operation systems to include NetApp OnTap (9.X) included reporting OCI, SRM, Splunk applications. Provide Tier 2 and Tier 3 server administration for the operating systems within the control of the service line and associated applications. This can occur on any of the three shifts to provide 24x7x365 (except for Federal holidays where support will be provided on a call back basis) The Contractor shall provide Senior level (advanced) system administration activities and immediate troubleshooting efforts when contacted by the National Service Desk (NSD) to ensure outages or incidents have been identified and are pending resolution within 24 hours for our storage customers.

Primary Responsibilities:

Implementation of security hardening requirements and configurations per VA counterpart instructions outlined in Service Requests and Change Orders. Communicates to project managers, team members, other technical administrators and/or end users the status of work performed and findings with tickets, incidents, and problems. Work Schedule Tuesday – Saturday 15:00 - 23:59

  • Work in a large infrastructure environment supporting Data Center activities.
  • Preforms troubleshooting and works incidents and problems.
  • Works to resolve issues in a timely manner and determine fault or underlying issue.
  • Works with both customer and vendor personnel.
  • Maintains patching, manages certificates, and remediates known vulnerabilities.
  • Escalates or transfer tickets appropriately to VA staff that can resolve the issue further according to service line requirements.
  • Coordinates with stakeholders for ticket status or request system changes.
  • Maintain accurate documentation for assigned work space and procedures, updating procedures including, but not limited to software and hardware layers

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors’ Degree with 5 years of applicable experience or 13 years of experience in lieu of degree.
  • Must be US Citizen able to obtain and maintain a Public Trust Clearance. Requirement of Federal contract.
  • 3 years Storage administration
  • Must be able to perform basic storage administrative task such as but not limited to provisioning and decommissioning storage using primarily NetApp
  • Must be knowledgeable working on the CISCO MDS9710 & MDS 9718 storage switches.
  • Must be able to install, configure, manage, and troubleshoot in a multi-vendor, multi-petabyte, enterprise class storage environment spanning multiple sites

Preferred Qualifications

  • Remote Desktop, RDCM
  • Service Now
  • Scripting is a plus
  • Able to install, configure, manage, and troubleshoot VMAX 200K
  • Familiar with replication and perform other such advance storage activities on the same platforms
  • Administration with Storage Area Network (SAN) and/or Network Attached Storage (NAS) experience

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust



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Systems Administration


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