Senior Storage Backup Administrator

e-finance - Giza, Giza

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 5 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job

Work Responsibility:

Daily tasks would include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Perform daily monitoring and management of the backup solution; monitor backup jobs, execute restore jobs, troubleshoot failed jobs, and initiate corrective action.
  • Perform daily SAN Storage operational tasks, LUN/Space provisioning, monitoring, troubleshoot issues (e.g. latency, etc…), and initiate corrective actions.
  • Complete routine tasks and troubleshoot the infrastructure under support.
  • Perform problem management and incident correlation on re-occurring issues; suggest and document workarounds and solutions
  • Collaborate with other members of the senior team on troubleshooting issues.


  • Create and provide reports for backup and storage environments and related activities and tasks.
  • Create and update documentation for storage and backup environments.
  • Work with customers on projects in order to create supportable solutions that meet both the customer and efinance requirements.
  • Research and identify industry trends in the storage and backup space, leveraging new ideas to improve the service design and support for the customer.
  • Work with customers or efinance's professional services team to accept any new implementations into the management life cycle.
  • Participates in on-call rotation when needed.
Job Requirements

Job Requirements

  • 5 years’ experience in storage and backup related jobs
  • Education
  • Graduate degree in computer science is preferred.
  • Valid product certifications in technologies listed below would be a major asset.
  • Technologies / Knowledge
  • knowledge on backup software technologies. TSM, Commvault or Netbackup are preferred.
  • knowledge on storage hardware technologies; IBM, EMC or HP are preferred.
  • knowledge of SAN fabric technologies. Brocade or Cisco MDS are preferred.
  • knowledge of iSCSI and Fiber Channel infrastructure.
  • knowledge of overall backup and storage design and related issues.
  • knowledge of disk or tape based backup hardware.

Professional / Cognitive skills

  • Strong written and oral communication in English is a must. Strong presentation skills are considered an asset.
  • Strong and proven troubleshooting ability in a fast-paced operations environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and manage time to support multiple high-priority objectives simultaneously.
  • Ability to manage clients and management expectations, keeping all stakeholders informed about projects and / or incidents.
  • Ability to adjust plans to respond to changing business priorities.
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team sharing ideas and gaining consensus on a proper solution
  • Effective and personable communication with customers and vendors to achieve desired results.
  • Reliability and commitment to getting the job done (including after hours as required).
About this Company

e-finance provides state of the art Electronic Payment Solutions and Business Integration & Optimization services to the government and financial sectors in a secure environment according to the international security standards.

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