IT Storage Administrator

Las Vegas, NV /
Information Technology – Systems Admin /
/ Hybrid
The IT Storage Administrator will design, implement, and support all storage systems. He/she will ensure all best practices are implemented to support a mixed Unix, Linux, Windows, and VMware environment. He/she will assist the department in the development and improvement of all storage systems. He/she will ensure that the business group has adequate technology support of those processes and will assist the business group in defining storage needs.

Visa Sponsorship Available

Minimum Requirements
Combination of Education and Experience will be considered. Must be authorized to work in the US as defined by the Immigration Act of 1986. Must pass a Criminal Background Check.
Education:  Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
Certification: VMware or SAN storage certifications desired (i.e. NetApp, NCDA, EMCTA)
Years of Experience: Minimum four (4) years' experience in designing/supporting multi-vendor storage (SAN) environments

Preferred Requirements
• Strong technical understanding of EMC CX/VNX and NetApp disk subsystems is ideal.
• Broad technical experience in storage (SAN) applications associated with various platforms and VMware’s Virtual Center administration in a multi-farm environment.
• Familiarity with Microsoft Windows Server products, services and administrative tools.
• On-call and light travel required.
• Expert knowledge EMC and NetApp development best practices
• Excellent understanding of storage design
• Excellent understanding of VMWare storage architecture

Job Duties
• Develop systems requirements, prioritize, and synchronized those requirements to business plans. 
• Assist with the planning and management of systems development, testing, controls, programs and projects utilizing best practice methodologies to ensure customer satisfaction, project timeliness and maximum effectiveness. 
• Research, define and utilize standard technology architectures to maximize effectiveness and efficiency in deploying storage solutions to include: storage area networks, network attached storage, direct-attached storage, storage fabric, replication devices, caching devices, and related components 
• Document and Develop standards/procedures/strategies/scripts that maximize the functionality and reliability of these platforms while minimizing downtime 
• Provide technical assistance for application installs for VMware, Windows, Unix, and Linux as needed 
• Provide backup and recovery strategies to address application performance issues and advanced VMware and storage platform problem analysis 
• Assess technology opportunities and ensure departmental management is apprised of strategy recommendations. 
• Design and implement real time detailed monitoring and notification of all storage solutions. 
• Ability to take direction and work independently 
• Embrace test driven methodologies 
• Outstanding attention to detail is essential 
• You must be willing to take responsibility and ownership of processes and applications
• Other duties as assigned

Physical Requirements
The Physical Demands and Work Environment described here are a representative of those that must be met by a Team Member to successfully perform the essential functions of the role. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the role.

Office - While performing the duties of this job, the Team Member is regularly required to stand, sit, talk, hear, see, reach, stoop, kneel, and use hands and fingers to operate a computer, key board, printer, and phone. May be required to lift, push, pull, or carry up to 20 lbs. May be required to work various shifts/days in a 24-hour situation. Regular attendance is a requirement of the role. Exposure to moderate noise (i.e. business office with computers, phones, printers, and foot traffic), temperature and light fluctuations. Ability to work in a confined area as well as the ability to sit at a computer terminal for an extended period of time. Some travel may be a requirement of the role.

Essential Services Provider
Allegiant as a national air carrier is deemed an essential service provider during declared national and state emergencies. Team Members will be required to report to their assigned trip or work location during national and state emergencies unless prohibited by local, state or federal order.

EEO Statement
Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran
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People of color, women, LGBTQIA+, immigrants, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Annual Salary Range: $79,000 - $93,100

Full Time Benefits:
Profit Sharing
Medical/Dental/Vision/Life/ Disability Insurance
401K with an employer match
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Employee Assistance Program
Tuition Reimbursement
Flight Benefits
Paid vacation, holidays and sick time

Part Time Benefits:
Profit Sharing
Medical/Dental/Vision/Life/ Disability Insurance
401K with an employer match
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Employee Assistance Program
Tuition Reimbursement
Flight Benefits
Sick time