Senior Storage Backup Administrator

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Experience (Years)
Security Clearance

Job Description

NetCentrics Corporation is a leading provider of enterprise systems management, solutions engineering, applications development, information assurance, computer network defense and cybersecurity for the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security and other federal agencies.


NetCentrics is seeking a Senior Storage and Backup Administrator to support a DoD customer in Alexandria, VA. This is an opportunity on an existing government contract.  The ideal candidate should have overall experience and knowledge in backup and storage solutions and products and will be responsible for leading and monitoring the work of others.  The ideal candidate will have the ability to multi-task and manage projects within tight deadlines concurrently and will also have the ability to work independently, with guidance in only the most complex situations.


Responsibilities Include:

  • Installing, configuring and troubleshooting hardware related to backup systems to include: tape drives, tape libraries, servers, and external storage devices.
  • Support of Symantec NetBackup/IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) server software on Windows 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, and 2012 R2 server operating systems.
  • Managing backups of various client platforms to include but not limited to: Windows, Linux, SQL and Oracle databases, and Exchange.
  • Creating detailed documentation on troubleshooting, processes and workflows, configuration changes, etc.
  • Managing multiple technical projects concurrently with moderate resources, requirements, risk, and complexity.
  • 24x7 on-call coverage for backup and recovery issues.
  • Independently lead problem management and root cause analysis.
  • VMWare administration.



Required Skills/Experience/Education

Required Skills:

  • Senior-level experience in a large Enterprise environment.
  • Basic understanding of a SAN environment.
  • Hands-on disaster recovery experience.
  • Experience performing capacity planning and reporting on performance and quality of backups.

Required Experience, Education, and Certifications:

  • At least 5 years of relevant IT work experience.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field or equivalent work experience.
  • Must be 8570 compliant – IAT Level II.
  • As a contingency to employment at NetCentrics, all candidates who are given offers must successfully pass a full background investigation including criminal history, education and employment verifications.


  • Must have an active DoD Secret Clearance with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI.


**In order to be considered for this position, you must apply directly through our careers site**  

NetCentrics is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law


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