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IBM Systems Administrator-Distributed Backup Recovery in Dallas, Texas

Introduction

System Administrators are the gatekeepers to the many systems that run our company and our clients. As a System Admin with IBM, you will have the opportunity to provide high-value IT services and leverage our leading-edge technology portfolio in our global network. Your work has a direct impact on the day-to-day productivity of our business by ensuring integrity of, and access to, our most important resource: data.

Your Role and Responsibilities

The Systems Administrator-Distributed Backup Recovery professional would be responsible for providing Backup/Recovery administration support and ability to configure and support backup application. Daily tasks include (but not limited to): scheduling and monitoring backups, performing problem determination on failed backups and backup application, data/filesystem restores, reporting daily and monthly measurements, daily health checks of the environment, managing incidents, problems and changes within guidelines, maintaining code levels of the BUR application, maintaining documentation and attending scheduled meetings, security/audit readiness, project work (as required), etc. Candidate must have current Backup/Recovery skills, basic knowledge of multiple operating systems, capable of responding to escalations from the client and Account Team and resolving high priority issues within SLA MTTR.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Installation, Configuration and Administration of CommVault.

  • CommVault firewall configuration and deployment.

  • CommVault policy-drive backup/restore architecture and best practices.

  • CommServe, Media Agents and clients.

  • Configuring Storage Policies and copies for de-duplicated disk and tape libraries.

  • Configuring Schedules and Schedule Policies for data management and administrative functions.

  • Installation and configuration of disk and tape libraries.

  • Working knowledge in RAID, storage arrays and Hierarchical Storage Management

  • Unix and/or Windows systems administration experience

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Ability to troubleshoot issues independently

  • Ability to perform in a stressful environment

  • Previous backup & recovery administration in a diverse environment

  • Coverage includes 24x7 pager support

  • Must be able start work day by 8:00am ET or before

About Business Unit

At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network. It's a unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking. If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS is the place for you!

Your Life @ IBM

What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement

IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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