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Infrastructure Engineer - Advanced

Columbus, Ohio, United States

Infrastructure Engineer - Advanced

BCforward is currently seeking highly motivated Infrastructure Engineer in the Columbus, OH/Plano, TX/ Jersey City, NJ.!

Job title: Infrastructure Engineer - Advanced
Work location: Columbus, OH/Plano, TX/ Jersey City, NJ
hybrid model: Wednesday-Thursday in the office and Monday, Tuesday and Friday Remote
Duration: 12 Months W2 CTH


we has over a dozen applications running on IBMs 'IBMi' operating system (formerly known as iSeries or AS400) - these systems run on IBM Power hardware in our legacy data centers and must be relocated to the new core sites. As part of this migration we are looking to introduce new cyber security measures such as IBMs 'Safe guarded copy'
The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the IBMi platform, the Power HA tool kit (also known as the iASP copy services manager) and IBMs storage platform called DS8000.
Knowledge of Storage Area Networks (SAN) and EMC Data Domain are also preferable.
The candidate will be responsible for scoping, designing and implementing the Safe guarded copy solution as well as helping to re-architect the current Flash Copy backup processes. Depending on time, they would also be responsible for migrating systems from LT04 tape to LT07 using the EMC Data Domain appliance.
8 years of experience

Skills (required):
IBMi experience 8 years
Experience in Backup infrastructure
Familiarity with OS including its operation
SAN attached disk & Tape via virtual IOA/IOPs
BRMS (Backup, Recovery & Media Services) knowledge
Awareness of IBM PowerHA Tool kit, including 2 and 3 site Global Mirror
Good working knowledge of external SAN storage - specifically DS8000

Skills (Nice to have):
Python programming skills

Move servers and storage in IBMi, AIX
Supporting Data centers

About BCforward:

BCforward began as IT business solutions and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full-service personnel solution's organization. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, BCforward also operates numerous delivery centers across North America and India. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm in Indiana. Our uninterrupted growth has allowed BCforward to deliver uniquely configured IT staffing and project solutions for over years of catering to our customer's specific needs. BCforward currently maintains a team of over 5000 global resources. With our additional brand, Stafforward, together we have the capabilities to deliver services for a variety of industries in both public and private sectors which allows us to address your most challenging needs.

This posting is not an offer of employment. All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States and willing cooperate with a background check and drug screen, to the extent permitted by federal and local laws up to, and including both criminal and financial reviews. The submission of intentionally false or fraudulent information in response to this job posting shall render the applicant ineligible for the position. BCforward is an equal opportunity employer. Any subsequent offer of employment shall be considered employment at will regardless of the anticipated assignment duration.

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 190860 when responding to this ad.

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