Kforce SAN Engineer in Houston, Texas

Kforce has a client seeking an SAN Engineer in Houston, Texas (TX).Responsibilities:

  • Writing scripts to automate the provisioning, monitoring and maintenance of systems in a distributed, enterprise environment

  • Working closely with engineering and operational teams to identify automation opportunities and solutions to currently manual work practices

  • Exploring new technologies to optimize the delivery and reliability of automation

  • Interfacing with internal customers, inputting into technical solutions, advising on best practice and validating new implementations

  • Developing and promoting standard operating procedures and creating processes and tooling for operation efficiency

  • Develop automation for repeatable processes or events

  • Build strong partnerships with all constituent GTI teams that participate in the delivery of the storage Service, and participate in regular project reviews for each of those teams

  • Work with vendors in problem isolation and resolution

  • Develop and promote standard operating procedures

  • Create processes and tooling for operational efficiency

  • Ownership of individual risk related issues

  • Drive resolution of said issues

  • Experience with storage products is a plus, specifically: VMAX, DMX, HDS, XIV, Cisco, Brocade, NetApp, TSM, and NetBackup storage platforms

  • Experience with Vipr controller/orchestrator skills is a plus

  • Experience with Apache SPARK and QlikView skills is a plus

  • Ability to develop views and stored procedures for SQL Server and MySQL/MariaDB

  • Experience administering application services on web servers (IIS/Apache) and databases (SQL Server, MySQL/MariaDB)

  • Fluent in at least one scripting language, preferably Perl, Python or PowerShell

  • Strong Python/Django skills are a plus

  • Familiarity with working in an agile environment with regular Scrum Sprints

  • Candidates must be able to convert to permanent without sponsorship

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours