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Senior Backup Administrator

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Date: Jun 26, 2019

Location: Rockville, MD, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 35207 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Senior Backup Administrator to join our team in Rockville, Maryland (US-MD), United States (US).





Provides technical leadership and acts as a technical resource and mentor to junior staff performing backup and restore. Performs daily backup and restore administration, maintenance, troubleshooting and monitoring functions. Works on critical backup and restore related projects. Troubleshoots issues with regards to backup and restore environments as well as providing design and architecture input into future installations. Performs upgrades and migrations for backup and restore hardware and software. Monitors and develops reports for backups and restores in reference to performance as well as usage and trends analysis. Directs junior backup and restore administration staff. Is self-directed and can perform with little or no management supervision. Directs and supervises Junior Backup Administration staff. Performs additional back and restore related duties as required.


Possesses a high level of experience with managing and troubleshooting tape libraries, tape silos, tape media, drive failures, device connectivity, and cabling, as well as backup management software and servers. Has 5+ years of hands-on experience designing, deploying, and maintaining large backup and restore environments. Has advanced knowledge and experience of backup and restore principles and design to scaling and maintaining complex deployments. Understands technologies and tools that support all tiers of backup and restore management, strategies, and techniques. Has knowledge of UNIX and Microsoft operating systems as it pertains to backups and restores. Has demonstrated experience with SAN-based backups and restores.


Basic Qualifications:

BS Education Requirement

5+ years of relevant experience or equivalent work experience




This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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