Unisys Federal Systems

Storage Administrator

| US-Remote / Home Office / Virtual Office
Req ID
Federal Systems
Travel Percentage

Summary / Description

We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Storage Administrator to begin an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems.


This is Storage as a Service (Saas) in a cutting edge cloud environment managing multiple petabytes of data. Our unique virtualized storage offering is a more cost effective and performance optimizing solution for our customers and you can be a part of that team.

The Storage Administrator will work on-site in a managed Storage-as-a-Service environment for a large Government client and will be responsible for the management of the client’s enterprise storage infrastructure. Specific duties include:


  • Manage enterprise storage infrastructure in support of client’s mainframe and open systems computing.
  • Interact with client’s ticketing system to guide workflow.
  • Provision storage per Storage-as-a-Service requirements.
  • Troubleshoot escalated issues.
  • Investigate and resolve storage performance issues.
  • Escalate and track issues submitted to storage vendors.
  • Document new technical procedures and processes developed in coordination with Storage-as-a-Service business goals.
  • Identify new process and procedure improvements.
  • Work with storage vendors to conduct routine maintenance on storage arrays.




  • Ability to obtain Government agency BI security clearance with drug screening.
  • Master's Degree plus 10 years applicable experience; Bachelor's degree plus 12 years experience; or high school plus 16 years experience and experience with enterprise storage from one or more of the following:
    • SVC
    • EMC
    • HDS
    • IBM

SVC is desired with experience in some of the following technologies:

  • EMC
  • HDS
  • IBM
  • Hitachi
  • NetApp
  • HP
  • OnCommand


  • Experience with multi Petabyte environments and understand the best practices for SVC.
  • Needs to demonstrate a deep knowlege of SVC and Storage technologies. 
  • Experience with migrating large environments behind the SVC.
  • Ability to work with in a team environment and participate in Knowledge transfer with teammates and customer.
  • Ability to Document the SVC environment.
  • Keep up to date with the latest SVC codes and recommend fixes/code upgrades for the production environment. Come up with test plans to test in the Lab and validate all recommended code levels.
  • Experience with EMC VMAX, DMX, CLARiiON, Centera, and Celerra storage devices (Mandatory)
  • Experience with EMC SRDF/TimeFinder, Navisphere (Mandatory)
  • For IBM Storage Admins
  • Experience with IBM DS8800/8700, and SVC (Mandatory)
  • Experience with IBM Flashcopy, Metro Mirror, Global Mirror (Mandatory)
  • Experience with Hitachi VSP/USP, AMS (Mandatory)
  • Experience with Hitachi True copy, Universal manager (Mandatory)
  • For NetApp Storage Admins
  • Experience with NetApp V-Series (mandatory)
  • Experience with NetApp OnTap and OnCommand
  • Preferable experience with HP EVA, IBM DS8800/DS8700, Hitachi VSP/USP, Netapp
  • Experience with Brocade SAN Fabric switches
  • OS Administration: VMware, Solaris, Linux, Windows, AIX, and HP-UX
  • NetApp OnCommend management software
  • Experience with multiple operating system environments
  • Storage vendor certifications
  • Proficiency with operating systems


Other requirements include solid writing, excellent verbal and communication skills, managing time effectively and according to priorities.

About Unisys

Do you have what it takes to be mission critical?

Your skills and experience could be mission critical for our Unisys team supporting the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers.  As a member of our diverse team, you’ll gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems.

Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.

Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world.

Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at www.Unisys.com.

Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons, and Veterans.


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