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IT Storage Systems Engineer

Company: Agilent
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: October 11, 2021

Job Description:

As a healthcare company committed to protecting the health and safety for our employees, contractors, customers and communities, employees in this role are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless an accommodation has been granted for a medical reason or sincerely held religious belief.


Agilent inspires and supports discoveries that advance the quality of life. We provide life science, diagnostic and applied market laboratories worldwide with instruments, services, consumables, applications and expertise. Agilent enables customers to gain the answers and insights they seek, so they can do what they do best: improve the world around us. Information about Agilent is available at

We are committed to making Agilent the best place to work for everyone by providing a truly inclusive work experience. Together, through collaboration, as One Agilent, we are better able to deliver trusted answers to our customer’s critical questions because we know there is work to be done.

Job Description:

We are looking for future IT leaders to join our global team of professionals that are designing, deploying, and managing the worldwide Agilent Technologies IT Computing Services Infrastructure on which the entire company runs. We operate in fast-paced, global teams of internal professionals and external consultants where everyone is focused on results with uncompromising integrity. You will be challenged and motivated, but most of all, your enthusiasm and your creativity will inspire us to consider new ideas and elevate our IT standards. Your unique combination of technical acumen, interpersonal skills and excellent communications will propel you to influential roles that shape the future of Agilent's world-class IT architecture.

The successful candidate for the position will manage the delivery of information technology services and lead key organizational processes to meet business needs. The Storage landscape primarily includes over 100 physical and virtual NetApp and Dell/EMC arrays. Specific products include NetApp All-Flash and FAS systems for NAS and SAN, Dell/EMC Unity, Isilon and Data Domain. The data protection environment includes NetWorker 9.x thru the latest version. These environments serve as primary storage platforms and protection for files, applications, and databases. Working with other teams around the world, you will identify, qualify, recommend, and support Storage and Data Protection solutions. You will also manage an end-to-end monitoring strategy for Storage devices and Data Protection that focuses on availability, performance, quality, compliance, and business outcomes. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to research, develop, test, document, deploy and maintain all aspects of public cloud technologies.

Here is what you will get to do related to Storage and Data Protection:

  • Coordinate IT operations of the Storage and Backup environment (patching, upgrades, troubleshooting, downtime planning, periodic backup/restoration testing, etc.) between Business Partners, IT administrators and end-users.
  • Drive productivity improvements in our Storage and Backup environment while maintaining business continuity & performance
  • Oversee a technical team of administrators responsible for day-to-day Storage and Backup operations
  • Ensure compliance standards, policies & regulations (e.g., architecture, security, SOX, FDA, PII, Privileged Access Management)
  • Provide guidance in the creation and modification of standards and procedures
  • Be an advocate for existing standards, policies and procedures while pushing for innovation & improvements
  • Develop reports for senior management and key stakeholders
  • Lead and coordinate the development of periodic upgrades to the Storage systems which will also include migration to the public cloud
  • Provide guidance for ongoing corrective and preventative maintenance to improve reliability and availability of the Storage and Backup environment. Drive the team to determine the root cause of failures and overseeing remediation to prevent reoccurrence.

Keywords: Agilent, Colorado Springs , IT Storage Systems Engineer, Other , Colorado Springs, Colorado

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