University of Utah Health Care

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Backup Administrator III

Backup Administrator III

Requisition Number 
27247
Reg/Temp 
Regular
Employment Type 
Full-Time
Shift 
Day
Work Schedule 
8-5
Location Name 
Information Technology Services
Patient Care? 
No
City 
SALT LAKE CITY
State 
UT
Department 
UUH ISC 17C ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS
Category 
Information Technology

More information about this job

Overview

As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health Care seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA

 

This position combines technical backup administration with Project leadership.  The incumbent will integrate and support complex backup environments which provide core services to the organization and support our business services.  The person is responsible for the technical architecture/design, configuration, development, integration, testing, implementation, documentation and support of the enterprise’s backup infrastructure environments.

Responsibilities

Essential Functions

    • Install, upgrade, manage, and integrate backup solutions.
    • Provide high level troubleshooting support for backups and services utilizing backups.
    • Proactively monitor and resolve problems with backup and services utilizing backups.
    • Install, upgrade, manage, and configure servers/VMs needed to support the various backup solutions.
    • Collaboratively investigate outages and issues to correct problems and properly address risks.
    • Evaluate, test, and document on new backup solutions.
    • Create and improve automation/scripts to make the backup solutions more efficient.
    • Document new and existing backup environments.
    • Conceptualize, design, advise, consult on existing and new complex systems and services. Integrate those systems and services with the various storage solutions.

 

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

    • In-depth knowledge in designing, installation, monitoring, and performance analysis of enterprise backup systems.
    • Familiarity with backup software such as NetBackup and CommVault.
    • Demonstrated experience identifying performance bottlenecks in a backup environment.
    • Experience with Linux and Windows system administration.
    • Experience with backing up virtualized infrastructure (VMWare) as well as physical machines.
    • Experience with tape backup technologies and NDMP.
    • Experience with offsite tape rotation, vaulting and tracking.
    • Experience with PowerShell and bash scripting.
    • Well demonstrated organizational and record keeping skills.
    • Experience with meeting requirements related to RTOs and RPOs.

Qualifications

Qualifications

Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Six years of equivalent experience.

Qualifications (Preferred)

Qualifications

Preferred

  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely.
  • Excellent customer and team relationship skills.
  • Ability to work well with other bright individuals both technical and not
  • Strong documentation skills.
  • Ability to adapt and learn new concepts and technologies.
  • Able to work under stress and handle multiple critical priorities.

Working Conditions and Physical Demands

Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.

  • This is a sedentary position that may exert up to 10 pounds and may lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. This position involves sitting most of the time and is not exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

Physical Requirements

Carrying, Climbing, Color Determination, Crawling, Far Vision, Lifting, Listening, Manual Dexterity, Near Vision, Non Indicated, Pulling and/or Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Speaking, Standing, Stooping and Crouching, Tasting or Smelling, Walking