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Date live: Jun. 05, 2023

Business Area: COO & Functions

Area of Expertise: Investment Banking

Reference Code: 00283703

Contract: Permanent

AVP, Senior Storage Administrator
Whippany, New Jersey

Barclays Services LLC

What will you be doing?

•    On behalf of a global financial organization, design and develop solutions to complex application problems, system administration issues, and network concerns. 
•    Perform systems management and integration functions. 
•    Act as a subject matter expert in File Storage Technologies specifically NetApp and Isilon. 
•    Provide operational support of file storage infrastructure technologies and services providing support, planning, analyzing and problem solving skills to Barclays business areas. 
•    Support infrastructure upgrades and refresh projects by taking into account internal and external team requirements and projects. 
•    Adhere to and report project updates, incidents, problems and changes being run locally and globally. 
•    Develop and design of strategic direction for file storage platform technologies and solutions driving Barclays goals and Global Storage programs. 
•    Provide global 24x7 on call support providing coverage to storage infrastructure for escalation support during off hours or project implementation. 
•    Ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards.

What we’re looking for:

Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, or closely related field and five (5) years of progressively responsible experience as a Senior Storage Administrator or related occupation. 

Must have at least five (5) years of progressively responsible experience with each of the following required skills:

(1)    File Storage Platforms such as NetApp and Isilon;
(2)    Replication Strategies and Technologies such as Snap Mirror, SyncIQ, RSync, Datamover, SRDF, Snapshot, Syncronous versus Asyncronous;
(3)    Server Message Block protocol operation and behavior with comparison to Network File Systems;
(4)    Storage Capacity Management balancing between Raw, Usable, Effective, Duplication,  and Compression;
(5)    Storage Performance Management key concepts for diagnosing performance issues such as throughput, latency, bandwidth, and input and output (I/O); and
(6)    Product Lifecycle Management in overlapping refresh cycles through initial deployment, support management, and decommissioning.

Where will you be working?

You will be working at our Whippany, New Jersey location at 300/400 Jefferson Park.  At Barclays, we are proud to be redefining the future of finance and here at Whippany we are defining the future of the workplace and the future of the way we work and live. We are creating a unique community, one of four strategic tech-enabled hubs that will redefine opportunity for everyone who works here. Whatever you do at Whippany, you’ll have every chance to build a world-class career in this world-class environment. 

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Our Values

Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Our values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our colleagues. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

Our Diversity

We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our vision and goals.

It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.

Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.

Our Benefits

Our customers are unique. The same goes for our colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances. These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. We are proud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. If you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with us.

This position is eligible for incentives pursuant to Barclays Employee Referral Program.

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