IBM Storage Backup and Recover Specialist in SAINT JOHN, New Brunswick

Since receiving the Randstad Award for Canada's Most Attractive Employer (ranked #1 in 2015), IBM is expanding its New Brunswick footprint by growing its IT Services Centre. Through partnership and collaboration, IBM is planting the economic development seeds to help transition New Brunswick into a knowledge worker economy that can positively tackle challenges for the benefit of all Canadians and organizations around the world. Will you join us?As an IBMer, you can change the way the world works. Join IBM and be part of a diverse and global team of thinkers and doers—people who want to make an impact, cultivate their expertise and collaborate with some of the world’s top business and technology professionals. Network in an open, friendly and flexible work environment where diversity is embraced and new, creative ways of thinking are encouraged and supported. There is no better place to launch or further your career. Want your skills to make a difference in how the world works - for the better? IBM is seeking ambitious, talented Midrange Storage Backup and Recovery Systems Administrators who are interested in working next to some of the best minds in the industry. At IBM, your in-depth understanding of products, offerings and services within your specialty, will provide the foundation for your work as a hands-on professional.IT Specialists in this job role will have expertise in one or more enterprise backup application servers. Examples TSM, backupexec. Typical examples of the deliverables are building proof-of-concept solutions with enterprise backup technology and architecting backup and restore solutions to address client requirements. IT Specialists in this job role work with products or solutions based on any vendor hardware and/or any vendor operating system software. IT Specialists who primarily apply their technical skills in an internal or external customer billable services and implementation environment.Responsibilities:Managing the enterprise backup infrastructure, with the main components being the enterprise server application TSM and the connected and centralized tape library. TSM Client responsibility also which includes backup restarts and file restores.You will be primarily working with Canadian Backup and recovery team providing support to 14 domestic accounts7 years or more for all skills below:

  • Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) – Primary skill

  • BackupExec – Secondary Skill

  • Aix/Linux/Unix

  • Very good potential candidates will also be considered

  • Virtual Tape Library

  • Virtual Engines, Tape ATLs, IBM ProtecTIER

  • Tape Libraries - 3494, LTO, DLT

  • Spectrum Protect (TSM) DRM

  • NDMP backup protocol for NAS

  • Unix Kornshell

  • Must be prepared to work within a team on a standby roster for 24x7X365 support of customer systems

  • Will be expected to perform some out of hours work in order to support customer changes

  • Non-Operations Resources are expected to work prime Canada Shift (M-F 8AM-5PM EST)

  • Perform off-hours maintenance at any time

  • Problem solving ability

  • Maintain Logs and Daily Outage Report

  • Ability to create and modify Operating Procedures

  • Professional written and verbal English skills

  • Daily on-site presence is required in Saint John or Florenceville (potential alternate site)

APCCA

7 years or more for all skills below:

  • Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) – Primary skill

  • BackupExec – Secondary Skill

  • Aix/Linux/Unix

  • Very good potential candidates will also be considered

  • Virtual Tape Library

  • Virtual Engines, Tape ATLs, IBM ProtecTIER

  • Tape Libraries - 3494, LTO, DLT

  • Spectrum Protect (TSM) DRM

  • NDMP backup protocol for NAS

  • Unix Kornshell

  • Daily on-site presence is required in Saint John or Florenceville (potential alternate site)

Domestic Delivery