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./Senior backup/storage engineer

Brussels - Belgium

Full time

Senior backup/storage engineer

Do you feel comfortable with EMC VNX, VMAX, NETWORKER, BROCADE FC? We are looking for our new colleague: an expert in backup and storage!


We are looking for an expert in backup and storage to support the managed services business for a public company in Brussels. Your tasks and responsibilities will be:

  • Configure, maintain and serve as primary administrator over a SAN/NAS based storage environment
  • Administer and configure Brocade Fibre Channel Switches
  • Create and maintain and technical documentation
  • Monitor, tune, and troubleshoot IO performance issues
  • Make architecture and performance recommendations
  • Oversee daily Backup activities
  • Collaborate with IT staff on storage & backup needs
  • Monitor and create Backup Jobs and troubleshoot failures
  • Automate, administer, manage, run and make reliable processes
  • Identify and assess technical issues and risks


  • You have a bachelor degree in IT
  • You have a technical background with 5-10 years of professional relevant experience
  • You have a strong server platform knowledge in Window and Linux
  • You have a service-oriented mind-set and willing to be on-call
  • You are motivated to improve yourself and to learn new technologies
  • You are looking for a dynamic environment with a great team spirit

Required skills


Soft skills

  • Good listening and communication skills 
  • Proactive and taking initiative 
  • Real team player and aware of cross-cultural working 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills 
  • Ability to work within strict deadlines with a wide spectrum of people

Technical skills

  • Relevant experience in managing Dell/EMC VMAX (operate, monitor, troubleshoot) is mandatory
  • Knowledge of Dell/EMC VNX 5X00 is an asset
  • Experience operating Storage Area Network (SAN) and Network Attached Storage (NAS); as well as migrating/consolidating SAN/NAS
  • Relevant experience in managing Brocade Fiber Channel switches (zoning, monitoring and troubleshooting)
  • Knowledge & Experience on Networker Backup tool & administration
  • Experienced in configuring, managing and monitoring Dell/EMC Data Domain (fc/ip, cifs/nfs)
  • Scripting knowledge is an asset
  • Expertise in Data Replication & Snapshot technologies

Language skills 

  • Fluent in French OR Dutch
  • Full proficient in English


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