Job Role : Senior System Engineer (Data Management)
Contract : Direct Contract
Location : Abu Dhabi
MAJOR JOB RESPONSIBILITES
Directs, supervises and supports the day-to-day activities of IT data management Engineers in the assigned technical unit and exercises the supervisory duties at the level established by management for the position.
Manages Storage system where complete business data is hosted.
Manages Backup and restore operations of business data.
Manages team and projects.
Supports other Infrastructure teams with projects, and overlapping areas.
Follows up technical issues, escalation and vendor management.
Administers archiving operations of classified business data.
Manages proper monitoring, viewing, and reporting of production disaster recovery.
Monitors and tests the replicated data to Disaster recovery site for IT services, to ensure business continuity.
Develops Technical architecture and plans for expansion.
Creates Project proposals and scope statements.
Communicates the scope to IT infrastructure head, and agree on that.
Develops and updates 5 years business plan to ensure that storage capacity are aligned with business objectives.
Identifies candidate products, and defines evaluation criteria. Recommends products of choice.
Invites Companies to present products and related technology solutions.
Conducts a review of vendors delivering services, Management and negotiation of vendor, supplier and recommend them.
Evaluates Software and hardware solutions and bids.
Defines service level agreements (SLA) terms and conditions.
Designs Disaster Recovery architecture, technical solution, and processes.
Administers and controls data access permissions to prevent unauthorized access and protect data.
Creates feasibility studies on various upgrade and enhancement project to improve data management services that are being used by end users.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science / Engineering or equivalent.
7 years related experience in storage, backup and archiving management together with a wide knowledge, such as high availability and disaster recovery.
Fluency in writer and spoken English.