The Storage Engineer will be part of the team responsible for architecture, design, and implementation of Disney Streaming Service’s next-generation enterprise-class storage infrastructure.

Responsibilities:

-Storage provisioning, maintenance, monitoring, and troubleshooting.
-Storage requirements gathering, capacity planning, security hardening, performance tuning, and audit compliance.
-Researching, evaluating, and testing new storage technologies to improve service and reduce cost.
-Automation of common tasks and procedures.
-Working closely with engineers from the systems, network, CDN, database, monitoring, and security teams, along with software development and QA teams, to develop holistic solutions.
-Working closely with vendor engineering and support to troubleshoot problems, mitigate software defects, and drive new features.

Experience / Skills


Basic Qualifications:

-Qualified candidates should be highly proficient in a broad range of technologies, including object storage (Swiftstack/Caringo), NAS storage (Quobyte/Isilon), block storage (ScaleIO), and data protection (vProtect/Data Domain).
-Should have experience with software-defined massively-scalable architectures on commodity hardware in enterprise environments.
-Should have experience administering storage for virtualized environments (RHV/KVM/oVirt/Openstack), containerized environments (Docker/Kubernetes/Openshift), and cloud environments (AWS).
-Should have expertise in Linux (RHEL/CentOS), and be proficient in popular scripting languages (Python/Perl/Bash).

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERTISE:

-Minimum 5-7 years in field, with a deep understanding of the following:
-Architecture, design, and implementation of enterprise-class storage solutions.
-Storage engineering including requirements gathering, capacity planning, security hardening, performance tuning, and audit compliance.
-Storage administration including provisioning, maintenance, monitoring, and troubleshooting.
-Researching, evaluating, and testing new storage technologies to improve service and reduce cost.
-NAS storage technologies (Quobyte, Isilon).
-Object storage technologies (Swiftstack, Caringo).
-Block storage technologies (ScaleIO).
-Data protection technologies (vProtect, Data Domain).
-Open source storage technologies (GlusterFS, Ceph, Cinder).
-Software-defined massive-scalable storage architectures on commodity hardware.
-Storage monitoring and reporting tools (InsightIQ, Solarwinds, Icinga, Sensu, Grafana, Elk).
-Storage management in virtualized environments (KVM/oVirt, Red Hat Virtualization, Openstack).
-Storage management in containerized environments (Docker, Kubernetes, Openshift).
-Storage management in cloud environments (AWS).
-Deployment and management tools (Ansible, Tower, Foreman, Puppet, Git).
-Advanced scripting and automation (Python, Perl, Bash).
-Linux operating systems (RHEL, CentOS).

REQUIRED ATTRIBUTES:

-Strong oral and written communication skills.
-Extreme attention to detail.
-Strong work ethic.
-Self-starter taking initiative.
-Efficient, using command line and automating wherever possible.
-Knowledge sharing and documentation.
-Ability to work closely with other technology teams across multiple disciplines.
-Ability to deliver quickly in a fast-paced environment.
-Ability to adapt to changing business needs.
-Ability to learn quickly and be open to new solutions, programs, and ideas.

Required Education

-Bachelor of Science Degree