Senior Storage and Backup Engineer (all genders)

Posted 27 Nov 2019

Darmstadt, Hesse - Germany

Req Id 197221


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our around 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

Your role: In this role you are supporting the design, implementation, and management of the storage, backup & archive environment. Extensive knowledge of SAN/NAS/Backup/Archive architecture is essential. Your primary responsibilities will be to drive storage, backup and archive strategies and recommend industry best practices, provide proactive forecasting, design and deploy effective solutions, research new and emerging technologies. Furthermore you will be implementing, upgrading and maintaining Storage & Backup infrastructure across our organization, including the delivery and documentation of the ITSM processes. You will lead the triage and resolution of escalated, complex incidents, problems or capacity concerns. As the company operates a 24x7 service, this role will require support out of office hours for emergency support, routine maintenance, as well as customer services opening hours.


Who you are:

  • Several years (ideally 7+) hands-on experience with Enterprise IT Storage, Backup & Archive architectures and how these solutions integrate into large-scale production applications.
  • Several years (ideally 5+) Technical consulting and/or pre-sales architecture with large-scale engagements
  • Comprehensive and expert knowledge of storage architecture and its hardware / software products
  • Business-fluent English skills, German skills preferred

What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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