3 x Data Storage Engineers

Job Title: 3 x Data Storage Engineers
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 1/7/2021
Reference: CR/005499_1624501375
Contact Name: Simmi Vakharia
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 24, 2021 14:22

Job Description

  • Start ASAP | Canberra Location
  • 12 month contract with extension periods up to 2 x 12 months
  • Australian Citizen - NV1 and obtain an Employment Suitability Clearance prior to commencement.

FinXL IT Professional Services is an established innovative Australian company providing technology enabled business solutions and consulting services across a number of industries including Government, Telecommunications, Commercial and Finance. We currently have more than 850 consultants assisting our clients across Australia and are continuing to grow at a rapid pace. Through the delivery of services and implementation of new systems, processes and technology, we assist our clients to gain competitive advantage and reach new heights.

The Role:

FinXL are looking to engage 3 x Data Storage Engineers to design, build, maintain and document the Department's backup and storage infrastructure.

The key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Leading and/or assisting with the configuration, migration and ongoing management of a backup clients and data stores;
  • Identifying, investigating and remediating backup and storage issues/failures;
  • Adding new and decommissioning old physical and virtual infrastructure;
  • Managing and facilitating vendor escalations;
  • Providing design/architectural advice for projects and BAU teams to ensure "best practice" implementations;
  • Working with Project Managers to define and schedule deliverable;
  • Designing and implementing solutions for complex data protection and storage environments;
  • Advising and documenting the implementation and ongoing management of data protection and storage solutions;
  • Facilitating continuous improvement of data protection and storage systems;
  • Escalating issues where appropriate;
  • Providing Subject Matter Expert responses addressing Incident and Problem management;
  • Regularly liaising with project stakeholders and ICT stakeholders as necessary.

The key skills required for this role are:

  • 2+ years' demonstrated experience in operating data protection solutions (primarily EMC data protection suite, but small pockets of Netbackup and Comvault).
  • 2+ years demonstrated experience in operating at least one of the Storage solutions (primarily DELL/EMC).
  • Demonstrated ability in applying technical knowledge to ensure solutions are implemented effectively and with a strong emphasis on quality and compliance.
  • Demonstrated experience in producing documentation (including design) relating to data protection and storage.
  • Experience in facilitating the continuous improvement of data protection and storage systems.
  • Demonstrated ability in identify areas of high risk and escalating to appropriate resources.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment, build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Possess good written and verbal communication skills, particularly in translating technical information for consumption by non-technical peers and stakeholders.

FinXL fosters a high-performing, inclusive workplace built on a foundation of excellence, respect and dignity. We take corporate social responsibility seriously through our ongoing activities with communities and staff involvement in these efforts. We are committed to environmentally friendly practices in both our own operations and our work with clients.

To be considered please send in your application to Simmi and you can call on 02 6243 6460 to discuss further.

FinXL does not accept unsolicited resumes or appreciate unsolicited calls from recruitment agencies.

FinXL encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.