Needs to Be a US Citizen or US Resident, No Third Party Candidates

Needs to Live in the U.S.

6 Month Contract

Storage Engineer + Architect (Lead Project Storage as a Service)

Need Experience with Ceph and Scality

  • Lead and coordinate the engineering phases of storage solution delivery including planning, design, build-out, testing, procurement, and transition to operational support
  • Streamline and automate existing storage administrative processes, improve reliability, and reduce the cost per gigabyte across multiple storage platforms
  • Undertake complex projects requiring specialized knowledge of storage technologies, services, and applications
  • Data informed approach. Use comprehensive data and metrics collection on performance and reliability aspects of the systems you were responsible for. You will do most of the heavily lifting for this yourself (writing scripts, calling APIs, etc) instead of punting to a vendor-provided solution


  • Minimum 7 years of experience supporting storage environments with high IOP and throughput production workloads
  • Implement and support scale out block storage (Ceph) as well as contributing to design and planning
  • Design, implement, and support deployments of large web scale object storage technologies (Swift,ECS,Scality, etc)
  • A deep understanding of Linux systems, in the context of storage, as well as general system tuning and administration
  • Minimum 7 years of experience working in and supporting large scale Linux environments
  • Comprehensive understanding of how storage on a network works, and how to correct network problems to provide high I/O and reliability
  • Servicenow integration experience
  • Working understanding and ability to support a variety of file and network storage protocols including Fibre Channel, NFS, iSCSI, CIFS, SMB
  • Able to automate tasks using a scripting language such as Python (preferred), Bash, or Ruby
  • Ability to influence colleagues, clearly and concisely explain complex problems, and enjoy collaborating with others

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