Storage Engineer

Storage Engineer focuses on the technical design, engineering, prototyping and pilot-phase of the assigned service, resp. area of expertise, as well as their ongoing maintenance.  

Information about the position:
  • Understanding the Storage Engineering roadmaps and executing the roadmap implementation
  • Understanding architecture requirement definitions and translating them into service engineering deliverables
  • Operational tasks automation in line with the Cloud automation strategy
  • Documenting technical requirements for dependent components
  • Maintaining relationships with the product engineering function that owns the dependent component to ensure it meets requirements
  • Base component understanding (from Building Block Groups to any further customizations required)
  • Providing feedback on the Cloud requirements to Component groups, understanding the changes needed at the component level for integration into the Cloud service
  • Providing lab level support for the deployed Cloud solutions
  • Collaborating with the Cloud Lab Delivery team in development of services, supporting the installation and testing of tools & processes into Lab space
Job Requirements:
  • 3+ years of SAN/Storage operations, administration, troubleshooting, performance analysis, tuning
  • 3+ years of technical expertise in block and/or file storage systems (HPE 3PAR, NetApp FAS, Hitachi, ...)
  • 3+ years technical expertise in FC SANs (mainly B-series) including Director class switches
  • 5+ years of experience in IT environment
  • Operating systems administration on advanced level, preferably Linux
  • Scripting skills (Perl, Python, Bash) or automation (CSA, Operations Orchestration, etc.) is an advantage
  • Security standards and audits experience is an advantage
  • ITIL Foundation certificate is an advantage
  • Project management skills are an advantage
  • Experience in an international environment is an advantage
  • Knowledge of HPE processes and products is an advantage
  • Good communication, documentation, and presentation skills
  • Ability to assimilate multiple technologies / service requirements into a complete service design
  • Critical thinking and creativity in thought process as well as problem solving situations, consulting skills, leadership qualities, credibility, self-confidence
  • To work for modern Slovak company, who adhere philosophy of family company
  • Opportunity of career development (90% of careers rises are from internal sources)
  • Company support of employees education
  • Huge benefits program, with possibility to personalize it according to your preferences
  • Support in life situations (for example marriage, child birth etc.)
Information about the company: We are currently one of the largest IT service providers in Central and Eastern Europe with offices in Slovakia, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Romania, Turkey and Poland. We employ over 800 qualified and experienced specialists from our state of the art delivery centers and technical training facilities. We are strategic partners with leading technology companies including: Cisco, Microsoft, Oracle, Avaya, IBM and HP to name a few. Soitron is also one of the very few Cisco Master Unified Communications accredited companies in Europe. More about us at