Senior Technical Consultant - Storage



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Information & Communication Technology


$80.00 - $110.00 per hour

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Mats Rorvik

We are currently looking for a Backup and Storage consultant for an initial until end of May, 2019 contract engagement with a large government department based in the Brisbane CBD. As part of an ongoing Migration to the Cloud (MTC) project, a Storage and Backup resource is required to assist with WP4 - Migration of the departments in house NAS to Digital Sense's NAS-as-a-Service and/or to provide Business as Usual support to the current Storage and Backup Technical Service Manager to free up that resource to meet project deliverables 

  • Ensure seamless interactions between the Infrastructure Services external provider and Council in relation to Storage and Backup solutions and technologies, including the relevant areas of the Branch, other service providers and technical disciplines.
  • Ensure documentation is fit-for-purpose and meets Council's requirements and objectives for the following: Improvement and maintenance plans, release documentation, run books, end user and system documentation, disaster recovery plans and procedures relating to Storage and Backup solutions and technologies.
  • Provide expert advice on the suitability of configurations, operations, perform qualitative and quantitative reviews of work performed by the Infrastructure Services external provider as it relates to solutions and technologies for Storage and Backup.
  • Provide technical input into project storage migration activities.
  • Provide support as required to the Storage and Backup Technical Service Manager
  • Produce relevant project documentation for handover to operational staff.
  • Produce relevant documentation for storage functional and performance testing.
  • Report to the Service Manager, Servers, Storage and DevOps
  • Proven expertise and substantial experience in the area of Storage and Backup technologies. Experience with an enterprise level NAS and/or AWS storage services is highly desirable.
  • Proven ability to establish and maintain collaborative working relationships with colleagues, stakeholders and external service providers in delivering Infrastructure Services support and maintenance relating to solutions and technologies for Storage and Backup.
  • Highly developed liaison and interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate effectively across technical and non-technical audiences, within a vendor delivered service environment.
  • Excellent organisational skills and experience in managing the delivery of Storage and Backup and technology solutions in accordance with a Service Level Agreement framework.
  • Substantial experience in providing Infrastructure Services development, documentation and maintenance of relevant standards, guidelines and procedures relating to Storage and Backup solutions and technologies.
  • Ability to contribute to team direction, give and receive feedback and achieve agreed performance standards in order to contribute to a culture of performance excellence.
Thank you for reviewing this opportunity. If of interest, please apply now or contact Mats Rorvik on 07 3221 3333 for a confidential discussion.

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