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#1 2007-05-31 04:57 PM

Registered: 2007-05-31
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Re: US-NY-NYC: Storage/Backup Engineering Manager (Financial Firm)

Major financial institution is seeking a Storage & Backup Engineering Manager to drive strategy, manage vendors, engage clients and partner with internal technology teams to address the firm's data management needs.

Responsibilities include:

- Product Evaluations & Implementation
- Work with team to find solutions to business problems.
- Understand vendor product strengths and weaknesses.
- Develop implementation plans with Global Services team.
- Analyze the risks, benefits, controls and ROI of new systems and processes.
- Design solutions that optimize infrastructure usage.
- Vendor Management
- Ensure that the needs of our clients are being addressed in future versions of products.
- Work with our existing vendors to ensure that critical bugs are addressed.
- Benchmark and negotiate pricing and support services with our major vendors.
- Strategy
- Develop and execute on a forward looking storage & backup strategy.
- Client Engagement (Internal/External)


- Track record in designing, implementing and managing large-scale storage & backup operations.
- Experience leading global engineering teams. Regularly working with senior executives at major storage/backup vendors.
- Strong communication and presentation skills, including the ability to communicate with technical and non-technical audiences. Regular dialogue with startup companies, internal research analysts and bankers to represent IT views on storage & backup.
- Strong negotiation skills.
- Past experience supporting Enterprise level operational environments (centralized monitoring, alerting, troubleshooting, escalation, etc.)
- Must be familiar with project management tools and applications (Microsoft Project, Microsoft Sharepoint, etc.)
- Understanding of the financial services business is highly desirable.

- Disk Platforms: EMC, Network Appliance, Hitachi, 3Par
- Backup Software: Legato Networker and TSM
- OS: Solaris, Linux, AIX, Microsoft Windows
- Hardware: SUN Servers, IBM Tape Libraries, Tape Drive Technologies, Cisco Switches.



Tom Morgan
Vice President
Pencom Systems Incorporated
40 Fulton St
New York, NY 10038
email: [email protected]

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