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Netbackup Administrator


Apex Systems, Inc.


Crystal City, VA 22202

Netbackup Administrator Position Description:

Apex Systems, the 2nd largest IT staffing company, is seeking an Netbackup Administrator to join our clients growing team in Crystal City, VA. This is a great opportunity to work for an organization that is rapidly growing and offers lots of training potential and opportunity for growth. It offers excellent long term benefits and will expand your skillset both professionally and technically from working with a highly experienced team.

Netbackup Administrator Job Description:

This position is for a Symantec Netbackup Administrator for a backup environment consisting of Solaris Media Servers, Windows Master server, Oracle tape library Quantum I6K tape library, and a Sun tape library. This position will primarily support a single customer, but may also interact with the existing backup team to manage, maintain, deploy, troubleshoot and support 50+ customers’ backups. This position will assist with implementing new backup policies, and provide input for developing local operating procedures and policies as needed or requested. This position will need to be adept at monitoring the ongoing operation of the backup systems and providing utilization reports to identify problems and corrective actions as needed

Responsible for gathering requirements, installation, configuration, and testing of backups in a high availability enterprise system
Monitor backup jobs across multiple platforms
Perform routine disaster recovery scenarios
Maintain backup policies and standards
Troubleshoot performance problems and propose solutions
Maintain all equipment for backup environment to include servers, disk, and tape storage devices
Create and maintain documentation
Follow and maintain in-house documentation for repeatable processes
Follow ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) practices for Change Management

Netbackup Administrator Job Requirements:

Netbackup Administrator Required skills:

Two or more years of experience with Symantec NetBackup 6.5 or greater
One or more years of experience with VMWare
Installation and configuration experience with RedHat Enterprise Linux 5 and higher
Experience with SAN and FC networks
Strong understanding of TCP/IP communications
Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Secret - Interim Secret or Above OK
Occasional travel
Minimum Experience Required:
5+ yrs experience
Job Category:
IT - Hardware
$125,000 - $150,000 annual salary
$50 - $75 hourly wage
Referral Bonus Comments:
$500 Referral Bonus Offered for this Location
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