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Cardinal Health

Job: Sr. Backup Engineer

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Jobing Description

What IT Storage contributes to Cardinal Health
The Data Storage and Protection team provides reliable, available and scalable data services to Cardinal Health. Focus is on Stability and zero Customer Impacting Events in all areas, flawless project execution, keeping the technology up-to-date and current, showing innovation and reducing operational costs by introducing new and advanced infrastructure, improve on process and execution, and invest in our people to build dynamics that attract skillful talent within and outside Cardinal Health.

Our shared IT storage services support a complex heterogeneous environment providing backup and storage to support 9000 plus servers, located in two main data centers, continental USA and around the world.

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Applies comprehensive knowledge and a thorough understanding of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks and projects.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of storage, hardware, software and storage area network (SAN) technologies. 
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to pick up and learn new products with little supervision, as well as adapt to a variety of situations and tasks.
  • Strong analytical skills; Able to assess and solve issues in a high-pressure environment.
  • Strong organizational skills; must be able to prioritize work and ability to multitask without sacrificing attention to details.
  • Able to work effectively with other groups and teams outside Storage team.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team with minimal guidance.
  • Interact with vendors where appropriate to work collaboratively on system upgrades or to resolve system issues. 
  • May act as a mentor to less experienced colleagues
  • Able to coordinate and collaborate with business application stakeholders and infrastructure teams to ensure successful upgrades or system maintenance activities.

Accountabilities in this role

  • Plan and execute upgrades for enterprise storage and backup platforms coordinating with managed service provider, vendors, company leaders, IT staff, and business partners
  • Detailed knowledge of Enterprise Backup Solutions, Hardware Systems, and Disaster Recovery. Good understanding of SAN and NAS technologies.
  • Working knowledge of NetBackup and Actifio.
  • Understanding of Cisco and Brocade SAN Fabric, maintaining the Backup, Fabric and SAN/NAS strategy.
  • Partner with vendors and internal teams to be the Technical Resource in Proof of Concept and production deployments
  • Perform routine maintenance on systems to ensure security compliance, perform external and internal audits and system health.
  • Experience using Service-Now with understanding of Service-Now CMDB structure and the relationships between CIs. ITIL V3 certification is preferred.
  • Design and review processes to identify gaps in design and/or execution of the environment solutions.
  • Create and present the planned changes in different change control boards and at the different level of the Leadership.
  • Working knowledge of Linux, Unix (AIX, HP, Sun) and Windows operating systems is an added bonus.
  • Maintaining and update storage and backup topologies.


  • Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent work experience
  • 4+ years’ experience in related field preferred

4+ years of experience with both block and file storage, SAN fabrics and backup solutions

Posted 30+ Days Ago

Full time


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