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Backup Engineer

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A financial services company is seeking a highly skilled Backup Engineer to join their dynamic IT team.

The Backup Engineer will be responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining robust backup and recovery solutions to ensure the integrity and availability of critical data across the organisation. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background in backup technologies, a proactive approach to problem-solving, and a keen attention to detail.

  • Opportunity to work in a global environment
  • Key role in ensuring data safety and integrity
  • Supportive and inclusive work culture

What you'll do:
As a Backup Engineer, you will play a crucial role in safeguarding our client’s data. Your primary responsibility will be designing, implementing, and maintaining robust backup systems. You will also provide technical support, collaborate with other IT professionals, monitor system performance, troubleshoot issues, and ensure compliance with data protection regulations. Staying abreast of advancements in technology will be key to improving our backup systems. This role requires a high level of commitment, cooperation, and technical expertise.

  • Design, implement, and maintain backup and recovery solutions to meet business requirements and regulatory compliance standards
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to assess backup needs, develop backup strategies, and implement best practices
  • Configure and manage backup software, storage systems, and tape libraries to optimise performance and efficiency
  • Monitor backup jobs, troubleshoot issues, and ensure timely resolution of failures or errors
  • Perform regular backups, data replication, and disaster recovery testing to validate the effectiveness of backup procedures
  • Develop and maintain documentation, including backup policies, procedures, and system configurations
  • Stay current with industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in backup and recovery

What you bring:
The ideal candidate for the Backup Engineer position brings proven experience in IT, particularly in roles focused on data backup, cloning and replication, as well as Disaster Recovery. You should possess strong knowledge of data protection regulations and procedures, excellent problem-solving skills, and the ability to troubleshoot technical issues effectively. Your ability to work collaboratively with other IT professionals is crucial for ensuring smooth operations.

  • At least seven years' experience working with enterprise level Backup platforms
  • Proficiency with Dell/EMC Networker and HPE StoreOnce VTL
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to troubleshoot technical issues
  • Expertise with Backup cloning and replication, backup solutions for Disaster Recovery and VTL appliance operations
  • Relevant professional certifications for Backup solutions will be a huge plus
  • Experience in scripting and automation will be advantageous
  • Strong interpersonal skills for providing technical support

What sets this company apart:
This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a world class financial services company which is constantly evolving, and an exciting opportunity to lead the services expansion within the region.

If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this is the role for you. Excellent career progression opportunities await the right person in this exciting Backup Engineer job opportunity.

What's next:
Ready to take the next step in your career? Apply now and join our team!
Apply today by clicking on the link. We look forward to receiving your application.

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.
Robert Walters (Singapore) Pte Ltd
ROC No.: 199706961E | EA Licence No.: 03C5451
EA Registration No.: R1986634 Alphonsus Sim Zheng Wei

Contract Type: TEMPORARY

Specialism: Tech & Transformation

Focus: Infrastructure

Industry: IT

Salary: Market Aligned Benefits

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Associate

Location: Singapore

Job Reference: MDAGMN-EA49AE9A

Date posted: 03 June 2024

Consultant: Alphonsus Sim (R1986634)

Phone number: +65 6228 5370


Alphonsus Sim (R1986634)

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