Backup/Recovery Administrator (1001 - Backup Adm) Taylor, Texas

Salary: USD30 - USD40 per hour


Leading energy services management firm in North Austin



Excellent benefit package

Work/Life balance



Backup/Recovery Administrator

Responsible for providing support for the Backup Administration duties. Architects, designs, plans, implements, administers, controls and provides customer support for backup and recovery.



o Knowledge of tape media and backup policies

o Basic knowledge and understanding of troubleshooting, testing, and performance tuning with backup jobs

o Basic knowledge of Backup and Recovery best practices for current VMware, AIX, Windows, and Linux operation systems, Files systems, SQL Server, Oracle, and Exchange

o Solid server operating systems knowledge (AIX, Windows, and Linux)

o Strong working knowledge of Fibre Channel SAN concepts and technologies



o Supports a 24x7 operation, and carry a cell phone and/or pager

o Manages and administrates an enterprise level backup and recovery suite

o Maintains proper backup schedules, restore and recover data as requested, and facilitate off-site storage of tape

o Works appropriate moderate level infrastructure tasks and tickets

o Assists in writing technical and operational management documentation (system design and engineering documents, operational run books)

o Helps develop and implement standards and opportunities for automation and efficiencies for day to day operations

o Works with vendors to resolve escalated hardware and software issues

o Capacity planning and performance analysis of backup infrastructure

o Ensures completeness and compatibility of the technical infrastructure to support system stability and performance



o Bachelor’s degree preferred

o Requires 2+ years of information and systems administration experience

o Requires 2+ years experience in backup technologies

o Experience with Symantec NetBackup preferred

o Experience with Spectra T950 Tape Library and FalconStor VTL preferred