System Engineer (Storage & Virtualization) in Lagos, Nigeria

at Main One Company

Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3 - 5 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

MainOne's success is built on having talented and highly proficient people within their respective fields as the driving force behind our business

A job in MainOne is different from any other you have had. With joining MainOne you'll be challenged, inspired and proud as you become a part of something big.

Job Title: System Engineer (Storage & Virtualization)

Department: Technical
Reporting Line: Technical Support Manager


  • Responsible for design, installation, setup, and administration of current and future storage systems in a 24x7x365 environment  
  • Work with team members including infrastructure engineers, data base administrators, software development engineers and business liaisons to obtain data and storage requirements and deliver solutions  
  • Responsible for tape backup / archive storage configuration and maintenance in a SAN environment.  
  • Capacity planning and implementation of SAN infrastructure  
  • Performance monitoring, troubleshooting proactive support analysis  
  • Manage and support Tape Library system in a SAN environment  
  • Support VMware infrastructure.
  • Use and support of data enterprise backup systems.
  • Work with infrastructure owners to test and verify data archives.
  • Schedule backup jobs based on documented procedures and schedules.  
  • Develop refine backup procedures and policy.  
  • Day-to-day proactive monitoring, including monitoring error logs, database and log space, user activity, and resource utilization.
  • Creating scripts to automate database maintenance procedures and generate system reports.  
  • Create scripts to automate system administration duties.
  • Creating and implementing best practices guidelines and policies.
  • Capacity planning of MainOne’s Server, Storage and Backup Servers.  
  • Schedule backup jobs based on documented procedures and schedules.  
  • Develop refine backup procedures and policy.


  • Minimum BSc. Degree in Computer Science or in a related discipline.
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in Storage and Backup Solutions
  • Certifications in VMware, EMC and other Virtualization/Storage/Back up Technology Required
  • Certification in MS SQL desired


  • Process driven, with strong analytical and planning skills.
  • Technical & Professional proficiency.
  • Strong coaching and team leadership skills.
  • Very good problem solving skills.
  • Excellent customer service orientation.
  • Vendor relationship and negotiating skills.
  • Business communication and project management skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with relevant areas of the business.
  • Knowledge of and experience with: Information systems, Unix/Linux, Windows AD, ERPs, LANS/WANS; Windows Server Environment, Microsoft SQL Server; Microsoft Exchange; Oracle; software development languages; backup systems.


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