Senior Storage Administrator in Indianapolis, IN at Eskenazi Health

Date Posted: 7/28/2020

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Job Description

Organization: HHC

Division:Eskenazi Health  

Sub-Division: Hospital  

Req ID:  4397 

Schedule: Full Time 

Shift: Days 

Eskenazi Health serves as the public hospital division of the Health & Hospital Corporation of Marion County. Physicians provide a comprehensive range of primary and specialty care services at the 327-bed hospital and outpatient facilities both on and off of the Eskenazi Health downtown campus as well as at 10 Eskenazi Health Center sites located throughout Indianapolis.

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Job Role Summary

The Senior Storage Administrator is responsible for providing expertise, guidance and leadership regarding administration, optimization, support and problem resolution for specialized storage infrastructure underpinning the business services and processes supporting the organization's core functions. The successful Senior Storage Administrator demonstrates passion for technology by consistently educating on industry practices, as well as continuing his/her education to possess knowledge of the most recent technology releases, enhancements and challenges, applying knowledge and best practices to predict and prevent storage system failures. This position performs detailed configuration and methodology reviews, ensure delivery of the highest quality solutions, contributing to the successful accomplishment of the primary mission and continued success of Eskenazi Health. The Senior Storage Administrator supports the Lead Senior Engineers' efforts to implement and deliver architected solutions which meet detailed needs and requirements intended to satisfy documented, and or perceived, business needs.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Proactively contributes to Eskenazi Health's mission: Advocate, Care, Teach and Serve with special emphasis on the vulnerable population of Marion County; models Eskenazi Health values
  • Serves as a technical resource and ensures proper operations with regard to storage architecture, planning, implementation, maintenance and problem resolution for all data storage systems within Eskenazi Health; defines, maintains and applies best practices for storage resources
  • Performs data storage infrastructure designs as requested or required
  • Participates in planning, implementation, maintenance, monitoring and troubleshooting of all storage resources
  • Monitor performance, errors, and warnings on FC network and attached storage systems
  • Maintain storage and Fiber channel network policies and standards
  • Prepares and delivers written and oral training presentations to personnel at all organizational levels as required to explain functionality of storage resources
  • Examines and monitors all storage resources to determine whether the business needs of the institution are being met, and plans or recommends system changes/expansion based on this information; prepares reports on utilization and performance of all systems, networks and data resources
  • Develops storage infrastructure or data resource upgrade pathways
  • Creates and maintains all storage environment or data resource documentation; responsible for day-to-day operational activities of all storage and data resources; serves as primary technical resource and contact for security and access standards for requisite assigned engineering areas
  • Maintains daily logs concerning any variations within the storage infrastructure and data resources

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field, or a minimum of seven years varied/related experience in a hospital or large institution data processing environment may be accepted in lieu of educational requirements
  • Relevant certifications/training, experience for areas of technical responsibility (e.g. A+/Net+, MCSE/MCSA, CCNA/CCDP/CCIE, CNE, PMI/PMP, CCSA, etc.)
  • Two or more years' experience with CIFS, NFS, iSCSI administration
  • Two or more years' experience with block storage administration
  • Two or more years' experience in enterprise level IT environments
  • Two or more years' experience with FC network administration
  • Installation and configuration experience with Linux, and Windows 2012/2016
  • Installation and configuration experience with VMware vSphere 6.x
  • Experience with bash, and simple scripting
  • Strong CLI skills

Accredited by The Joint Commission and named one of the nation’s 150 best places to work by Becker’s Hospital Review for four consecutive years and Forbes list of best places to work for women, and Forbes list of America’s best midsize employers’ Eskenazi Health’s programs have received national recognition while also offering new health care opportunities to the local community. As the sponsoring hospital for Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services, the city’s primary EMS provider, Eskenazi Health is also home to the first adult Level I trauma center in Indiana, the only verified adult burn center in Indiana, the first community mental health center in Indiana and the Eskenazi Health Center Primary Care – Center of Excellence in Women’s Health, just to name a few.