Red River Storage Engineer in Austin, Texas

Are you a Storage Engineer with drive and passion to ensure customer satisfaction? Our Austin, TX squad is working within a ground breaking technology environment every day, and looking for exceptional additions to our team!

The Storage Engineer will serve as the supporting Storage Administrator in the design, implementation, and management of the storage environment on a 7 year Multisite contract.

The Storage Engineers work with the Storage Architecture Staff supporting an Enterprise Storage and Storage on Demand infrastructure; performing design, tiring, allocation, installation, configuration and maintenance.

  • Provide regular support to Storage Architects and assist with documentation

  • Troubleshoot, install, and configure servers, storage, virtual environments and other data related equipment

  • Drive storage strategies and recommend industry best practices for storage solutions, provide proactive storage forecasting, design and deploy effective storage solutions, research new and emerging technologies

  • Monitor and improve system performance including reporting development

  • Maintain industry certifications as required

  • Travel is expected at 10% to customer sites as required

  • Requires comprehensive understanding of IT processes and best practices related to backup and recovery, and SAN technology.

  • Working experience and knowledge of the following:

  • EMC products; VPLEX, VNX, DPA, Data Domain and RecoverPoint. Any experience with VMAX or Unity is a plus.

  • Netapp

  • RedHat, Windows Server

  • EMC ViPR SRM/ Controller

  • Mainframe host/LPAR

  • Netbackup

  • Tape library experience

  • Splunk

  • CISCO MDS 9500 Directors

  • EMC Performance Manager

  • SAN load balancing/multi-pathing software (PowerPath)

  • HBA configuration (Emulex and QLogic)

  • EMC Solutions Enabler (SYMCLI) commands

  • SYMCLI Configuration Manager and Celerra CLI commands

  • EMC TimeFinder Family (Mirror, Clone & Snap)

  • EMC Replication Manager

  • EMC DiskXtender

  • Windows 2000/2003 and/or Linux/AIX OS

  • Experience configuring and troubleshooting FC, FCoE, FCIP protocols.

  • Experience performing assessments in support of Server Virtualization, Desktop Virtualization and storage proposals using tools such as Dell DPACK, VMware Capacity Planner, and EMC Toolsets.

  • FEAF desired (Federal Enterprise Architecture Framework)

Performance Expectations

  • Perform quality work within deadlines with or without direct supervision

  • Interact professionally with other employees, customers and suppliers

  • Work effectively as a team contributor on all assignments

  • Work independently while understanding the necessity for communicating and coordinating work efforts with other employees and organizations

  • Good interpersonal skills, well organized, self-motivated person, strong customer service, project, and analytical skills.

  • Fast and independent learning capabilities

    Candidates for the job should possess excellent organizational skills as well as the ability to efficiently multi-task. Ideal candidates have a strong focus on day-to-day operational excellence, and a personal style that builds trust, and inspires loyalty. The candidate should be motivated, proactive, be able to learn and adapt quickly.

Established in 1995, Red River delivers information technology solutions to a worldwide military and civilian customer base and the New England enterprise market including healthcare, financial services and education customers. Red River is ranked the 5th fastest growing company in NH by Business NH Magazine and has demonstrated consistent year over year revenue and employee growth since its inception. With corporate offices in Claremont, NH, Red River has satellite offices in Virginia.


Red River Computer Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, disability or protected veteran status.

Red River offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits and an exceptional work environment. If you are ready to join a growing company, please submit your resume and cover letter (required) online at