Phone : +974 44420050
Doha – State of Qatar
Current Opportunities
PZ1156 - Platform Engineer
Job Function:
Employment Type:Full Time - Permanent
Last date of application:26-Oct-2018
Job Description

- Experience from a Service Provider preferred
- Operational experience in managing HP 3PAR Storage Arrays
- Operational experience in managing Brocade SAN Switches and Fabrics along with ISL for FC Inter Sites Link Connectivity
- Operational experience in managing vSphere Metro Storage Cluster (vMSC) using HP 3PAR Peer Persistence
- Important hands-on and experience on Linux Operating systems (RHEL 6.x, 7.x)
- Important hands-on and experience on Redhat Linux Clustering
- Important knowledge/experience on HP servers (DL, c7000 Enclosure and Blades Virtual Connect) and HP Apollo rackmount servers
- Important knowledge/experience on HP OneView
- Should be able to conduct Periodic Hardware firmware upgrades and onsite physical activities
- Should have good experience on hardware racking, stacking, labelling inside datacentre
- Should have good experience on Servers systems installations, implementations and configurations (Build, Backup and Monitoring)
- Important knowledge/experience on HP Data protector and HP StoreOnce backup appliances.
- Important knowledge on HP Tape Libraries, LTO6 tapes and other tape drive models
- Should have good knowledge and experience about backup tapes management like handling, movement and transportation for off siting using case safes and fire safes
- Should have good knowledge about backup tapes environmental controls for temperature, humidity, heat etc...
- Important knowledge on Disaster Recovery Solutions
- Understanding of DNS architecture
- Understanding of Enterprise Management Systems( HP Openview)
- In-depth trouble shooting and problem analysis skills
- Hands on experience managing and implementing virtual and physical environments

- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
- Redhat Certifications is a must
- HP 3PAR Storage Arrays Certification is a must
- HP Hardware (servers & tape libraries) Certification would be a plus
- HP Data Protector backup certification would be desirable
- ITIL v3 foundation or equivalent Service Management knowledge
- Ability to design and deploy client solutions
- Operational experience in managing/maintaining complex platforms within a managed service environment
- Excellent English written and verbal communication skills with specific focus on technical and operational documentation

Duties and Responsibilities

- To handle daily Platform Systems projects and tasks
- To take the responsibility on delivering Platform Systems implementations following COMPANY’s standard architecture
- To ensure service availability and performance targets are achieved
- To act as a point of escalation for the Service Desk (Event handling and incident resolution)
- Support Platform Systems pre-release and release-delivery activities (when requested)
- Create, document, and implement procedures related to solution builds, device configurations and deployments
- Develop and release Platform Systems solutions and deliverables
- Self-startup and team player
- Steady and fast implementer
- Ability to time-slice between multiple platforms and multiple customer requirements
- Self-motivated to take ownership of projects without much supervision