System Engineer (Storage)

Clear Ridge Defense - Annapolis Junction, MD

CRD is looking for an experienced Storage Engineer to support a global enterprise-IT program


- Install, maintain and improve system configurations and solutions, as well as monitor and audit system utilization, performance and problems.

- Full life cycle storage area network (SAN) administration, architecture, and support including storage utilizations/capacity planning and adjusting storage requirements.

- Perform data migration tasks from direct attached storage and within SAN environments.

- Design modifications and changes to the SAN infrastructure and assists in the implementation and documentation of all configuration changes.

- Evaluate new technologies and architecting solutions.

- Perform daily Storage Engineer activities including management, zoning, provisioning, troubleshooting, and debugging.

- Use storage management tools to discover, monitor, provision and report on the storage infrastructure.

- Participate in root cause analysis for significant problems and suggests clear recommendations for improvements.


-Experience of Netapp (FAS, File/Block) storage solutions is required.

-Experience with NetAPP data management architectures, including cDOT and 7-mode respectively. Experience with virtual environments.

-Must have expertise in Networking.

-Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

-Strong communication skills, strong documentation skills, and the proven ability to work in a consultative role to include requirements gathering, solution design, documentation, and training.

-Interface and communication effectively with customer.

-Able to work in a team environment.

-Leadership skills to guide and mentor the work of less experienced personnel

-Strong communication skills.

-Ability to lead and work as part of a team.


- Strong knowledge in Windows, VMWare, and Linux Administration

- Knowledge of NetApp management tool

- Troubleshooting and problem-solving ability


Must possess current/active TS/SCI with POLYGRAPH

• Doctorate and 8 years’ experience, Master's degree and 10 years’ experience, Bachelor's Degree and 12 years’ experience, Associate's Degree and 15 years’ experience, or High School Grad and 20 years’ experience in System Administration and/or Network Engineering.

• Must meet 8570 IAT II requirements to include one of the following certifications: CCNA Security, GIC SP, GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP, CASP CE, CCNP Security, CISA, CISSP, GCED, GCIH, CSA+



Benefits Snapshot:

  • 100% Fully-Covered Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 100% Fully-Covered Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • 100% Fully-Covered Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Competitive and Flexible Paid Time Off (PTO) / Leave
  • 10 Paid Federal Holidays
  • $500 New Uniform Bonus for Transitioning Military
  • Monthly Tax-Free Cell Phone Stipend
  • Monthly Tax-Free Gym Wellness / Streaming Subscription Stipend to include Amazon Prime, Netflix, Audible, etc.
  • Competitive 401k Matching to plan for retirement
  • Free financial advising from qualified experts
  • Annual $5,000 Training Allotment
  • One-of-a-kind Referral Program: $5,000 per referral OR $250/mo indefinitely, with no limit to number of referrals
  • Business Development and Client Expansion Bonuses
  • Monthly Company-Paid Socials and Events

Posted On: Thursday, April 29, 2021

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