Storage & Backup Systems Administrator

1-4 years
3 months ago 3 Applied
Job Description

Let's be #BrilliantTogether

Institutional Shareholder Services is growing! ISS is looking for a Storage & Backup Systems Administrator to join our team in Mumbai, India.


The Infrastructure Engineer will focus on the Storage and Backup administration, troubleshooting, performance monitoring, audit, optimization of existing infrastructure environments, Linux and windows. This role spans enterprise hardware, software and operations (scalability, HA, DR, data migration). This position will work closely with the Senior Engineer to provide Storage and Backup operations and work with support to resolve critical issues.


  • Day to Day Operations: monitor, audit, planning, and maintaining a storage and backup environment.
  • Work with infrastructure and application development to analyze system metrics and modify backup parameters for optimization as needed.
  • Create/update detailed disaster recovery documentation for the storage and backup infrastructure.
  • Day to day technical support, proactive monitoring and management, evaluation of new and emerging technologies.
  • Responsible for maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software, validating and implementing critical system patches, and allocating mass storage space on windows servers.
  • Provide technical support (including participation in a 24x7 on call rotation) for complex production systems and services.
  • Proactively monitor infrastructure for optimal performance and provide input for capacity planning.
  • Dell PowerScale OneFS (formerly Dell/EMC Isilon)
  • Superna eyeglass
  • Pure storage and Pure1
  • Nimble storage and Infosight
  • Minio S3 Storage
  • Rubrik backups, Rubrik Polaris, Rubrik data threat analytics and M365 & cloud backups.
  • Cisco MDS switches
  • Active Directory


  • 1yr to 4yrs of experience in backups and storage for enterprise environment.
  • Working knowledge of enterprise NAS storage and SAN fabric hardware
  • Strong understanding of security practices related to storage & backup tools.
  • 1-2+ years experience with VMware, Windows, and Linux.
  • Ability and desire to learn new products and technologies.
  • Prior working experience on enterprise storage and backup tools.
  • Understanding of scalable systems throughput, latency, de-duplication, reports and resource analysis.
  • General knowledge with SAN, NAS, Switch Fabric, and cloud related backups tools.
  • Demonstrated experience with VMware, Network, Windows, and/or Linux.
  • Good troubleshooting, reasoning, and communication skills.
  • Ability to write clear and concise technical documentation.
  • General scripting skills.

We offer a hybrid work schedule of 3 days in office and 2 days work from home.



What You Can Expect From Us

Our people are the moving force behind ISS. We are dedicated to hiring the best, most talented people in our industry and empowering them with the resources and support to enhance their career, health, financial and personal well-being.

We are committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. We are invested in our people and are working every day to ensure a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace.

Let's empower, collaborate, and inspire one another.

Let's be #BrilliantTogether.

About ISS

ISS empowers investors and companies to build for long-term and sustainable growth by providing high-quality data, analytics, and insight. We are committed to positively impacting the environment and society through our market-leading solutions and leading by example.

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Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) is committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. It is our policy to prohibit discrimination or harassment against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, creed, religion, sex, age, height, weight, citizenship status, national origin, social origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, pregnancy status, marital status, familial status, mental or physical disability, veteran status, military service or status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law (referred to as protected status). All activities including, but not limited to, recruiting and hiring, recruitment advertising, promotions, performance appraisals, training, job assignments, compensation, demotions, transfers, terminations (including layoffs), benefits, and other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment, are and will be administered on a non-discriminatory basis, consistent with all applicable federal, state, and local requirements.





Dell PowerScale OneFS
Minio S3 Storage
Switch Fabric
Superna eyeglass
Rubrik backups
Rubrik data threat analytics
Rubrik Polaris

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