Position Summary :
The Storage Capacity Planning Engineer is a highly technical position responsible for capacity planning of DTCC’s storage platforms.
Specifically, this position is responsible for :
Comprehensive review of capacity metrics for all storage devices Evaluating data against thresholds to assess short term risks of disruptions / performance degradation Evaluating data against capacity models to assess longer term risks of disruptions / performance degradation
Principal Responsibilities :
Taking direction from the Manager, write scripts / programs to process multiple streams of storage capacity data
This will involve Create / maintain storage forecasting models Analyze capacity data and evaluate against approved thresholds Create / maintain daily / weekly / monthly reports Create ServiceNow tickets to address issues that require action by Subject Matter Experts either in the storage devices and / or the monitoring tools
Knowledge and Skills Required :
At least 1 year experience with forecasting / modeling methodologies and tools
SQL, VBA, perl, javacript, shell scripting, Sharepoint at least 1 year experience in each. Expert MS Office skills. Effective use of Excel statistical functions
Very good verbal and written communication skills
Strong inter-personal skills.
Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Computer Science / Information Systems Management / Mathematics / Electrical Engineering
3-5 years of IT experience including 1-2 of the following disciplines storage admin, system admin, Dev, QA, Client Integration
Experience with diverse storage technologies and platforms