Leading ICT Company is recruiting for a Data Protection Engineer based in Midrand. The role will pay between R30 000- R35 000 per a month.
Data Protection : Backup Appliances Backup Storage Data Replication / Continues Data Protection Must have 1 OR MORE OF THE following Backup Certifications Dell Technologies Certified Specialist Technology Architect (DCS-TA) : Data Protection OR EMC Technology Architect Expert Backup Recovery Solutions Dell Technologies Certified Specialist Implementation Engineer : (DCS-IE) : Avamar OR EMC Implementation Engineer Expert Avamar Dell Technologies Certified Specialist Implementation Engineer : (DCS-IE) : Data Domain OR EMC Implementation Engineer Expert Data Domain Minimum of 3 years’ experience and professional knowledge to support a Corporate Live Environment Duties : Responsible for installations, maintenance, corrective maintenance, monitoring the environment, testing, temporary resolutions and advanced 3rd level diagnosis.
Responsible for drawings, documentation, change requests, quality control and planning prior to the commencement of any works.
Support Services Support the in-scope operating system, system management software and operating system utilities, including minor upgrades (such as a release upgrade) Manage the operating system configuration including initial configuration, modifying configuration files, system configuration documentation and access to system configuration files Monitor and reduce operating system log files to prevent file systems from overfilling Manage Operating System Processes (e.
g., investigate continuously running system subtasks, or daemons) including refreshing processes as required, establishing start-up sequences, maintaining system clock synchronization, and changing process priorities as appropriate.
Recommend operating system updates and configuration modification to Client Apply operating system patch updates, as require Maintain tools for remote management and alert monitoring Maintain operational support procedures Maintain the hardware and software configuration information Evaluate planned changes to the server environment and advise of any requirements to support such changes Adhere to standard security processes and procedures Provide health check and trending reports that include best practices as prescribed by the OEM Performance Management Manage incidents, problems, changes and other service requests pertaining to hardware, software and monitoring Manage thresholds and alerts for usage of IT resources.
Analyse performance service level breaches, alerts, trends and root causes to restore service. Track and tune proactively performance through trend and exception reporting to avoid possible service level breaches Tune reactively to restore service for performance incidents and root causes.
Provide corrective action to resolve system performance problems and provide recommendations to prevent possible future incidents.
Recommend changes to maintain agreed upon system performance levels. Implement after hours changes as approved through a formal change management process.
Define performance related metrics and data collection, summarization, and usage requirements. Collect, summarize and store performance data (Standard Performance Data Management).
Define performance alert thresholds to support agreed upon service levels Provide Standard Performance Reporting. Provide Ad hoc Performance Reporting for analysis of incidents to restore service.