Storage Network Design Engineer | Req#3394

Colorado Springs, Colorado


ActioNet has an immediate opportunity for a Storage Network Design Engineer requiring a TS/SSBI located in Colorado Springs, CO. ActioNet is an IT service provider and solutions integrator that works with the Federal Government and Department of Defense. 

Salary Range: $110-170K

Duties and Responsibilities
A Storage Network Desgin Engineer, also known as lead systems analyst, a network engineer who can also program, or a software engineer who can also manage networks, is an IT professional who oversees the creation of hybrid software, web and hardware products from initial specifications to final rollout and maintenance. These products are often sophisticated systems that run on the web. The systems engineer is responsible to integrate various network operating systems, application programs and hardware devices. Duties of a systems engineer typically include managing the development cycle associated with producing a resilient software, hardware and web application, including: specification, design, coding, testing and maintenance. Systems engineering is like putting together a puzzle, matching varied pieces together to make one cohesive whole. Systems engineers are concerned with the "big picture" of a project in addition to technical aspects and must consider details like cost, schedules and social issues that may be associated with a project.

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum Certifications:  Minimum Certifications Required: Server+ or Linux+

For Senior Level Roles:  Minimum of Master’s Degree PLUS 10+ years of progressive experience. 

It is Required to have a TS/SSBI to start, candidates with TS/SBI will also be considered but must be upgraded to SCI. 


Preferred Technical Skills:

  • VMware View architecture components (connection server, agent, client, and composer) • Virtual Storage Area Networking (VSAN) and flash memory based network storage appliances • Securing virtual machines and disaster recovery planning • Persona management • Applying Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)Network devices • Server operating systems • VMware virtualization infrastructure • Server application monitoring • VoIP telephony • Storage system and storage network SolarWinds network and server management suites Infoblox IPAM • Palo Alto firewall • IPS/IDS (Proventia, TippingPoint, Sourcefire) • vRealize Operations & Configuration Manager • Dell 12th and 13th Generation server series installation, advanced disk subsystem and networking configuration • Server disaster recovery • Data at Rest protection • DoD Host Based Security System (HBSS) • DoD Assured Compliance Assessment System (ACAS) • Oracle and MS-SQL database • Log Management • Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) • CISCO UCS manager • Data Center Information Management (DCIM) • Qradar • Red Seal • Applying Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) DoD Information Assurance policy • Hierarchical Storage Management (HSM) • Virtual storage environments • Multi-tenancy data storage • Data de-duplication • Multiple backup and recovery technologies and Advanced Disk Functions (i.e. Cloning, Snapshots, Virtualization) • NetApp Metro Cluster • Net App/Data ONTAP • NetApp OnCommand System Manager, Unified Manager and Performance Manager · NetApp Virtual Storage Console CommVault Simpana Data Protection Suite • Storage array based snapshots • Recovery Point Objective (RPO) and Recovery Time Objective (RTO) • C2 systems and missions • Multi-classification environments • Capacity Planning • Trend Analysis • Data Retention Compliancy • Data replication • Database and file systems architectures • Fiber channel, fiber channel over Ethernet, internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI), Network File System (NFS), and Common Internet File System (CIFS) • Backup tape libraries, virtual tape libraries or other back up media • Microsoft Windows and Red Hat Linux storage architectures • Disaster recovery • VMware Storage Architectures • Storage diagnostics and recovery technologies • Data Migration • Data Center fail-over • Data Center storage continuity of operations infrastructure • Multi-vendor Storage Area Network (SAN)


ActioNet is a CMMI-DEV Level 4, CMMI-SVC Level 4, ISO 20000, ISO 27001, ISO 9001, HDI-certified, woman-owned IT Solutions Provider with strong qualifications and expertise in Agile Software Engineering, Cloud Solutions, Cyber Security and IT Managed Services.   With 24+ years of stellar past performance, ActioNet is the premier Trusted Innogrator!

Why ActioNet?

At ActioNet, our Passion for Quality is at the heart of everything we do:

ActioNet is proud to be named as a Top Workplace for the ninth year in a row (2014 - 2022).   We have 98% of Customer retention rate.  We are passionate about the inspirational missions of our customers and we entrust our employees and teams to deliver exceptional performance to enable the safety, security, health and well-being of our nation.

What's in It For You?
As an ActioNeter, you get to be part of exceptional team and a corporate culture that nurtures mutual success for our customers, employees and our communities. We give you the tools to be successful; all you need to do is bring your best ideas, your energy and a desire to develop your skills, experience and career.  Are you ready to make a difference?

ActioNet is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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