Storage Solutions Architect

Job Locations USA-NJ-Lyndhurst
Posted Date 2 months ago(1/11/2018 3:14 PM)
Requisition ID
Information Technology

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.


For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

The Information Services Department is seeking a Storage Solutions Architect to join their growing New Jersey team.  In this position, you'll have the opportunity of working at our brand new data center.


You Will:

  • Provide advanced technical and consultative services for MSKCC’s Network Attached Storage (NAS) environment.
  • Create high level and low level design specifications for support of new and/or existing clinical and research systems.
  • Provide technical leadership throughout all phases of the implementation and life-cycle management thereafter.
  • Develop strategies, policies and best NAS practice through participation in team meetings and through other direct contributions. Develop and cultivate strong end-user/departmental relationships.
  • Support Storage Manager and Program/Project Managers in the design and development of the technical content as defined in the project plan. Prepare technical architectural and implementation design documents and works with the management to develop the implementation plan. Help to identify and leverage vendor resources in order to satisfy the technical needs and objectives of the implementation.
  • Perform NAS system administrator duties, and provide troubleshooting/support services as required.

You Are:

  • Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions
  • A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward
  • Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information
  • Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances
  • Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational
  • Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals
  • An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding
  • Resilient in recovering from setbacks and skilled at finding detours around obstacles
  • Able to operate effectively, even when things are not clear or the way forward is not obvious
  • Adept at learning quickly, applying insights from past efforts to new situations

You Need:

  • Analyst Level
    • Bachelor’s degree and 4-6 years experience;
    • OR 6+ years hands on experience in a dynamic storage environment in a healthcare setting.  
  • Expert skills with the following:
    • VNX, Unity, NetApp, Isilon, V700 Storage Hardware.
    • Cloud technologies, such as Azure, AWS, ECS, etc.
    • NTP VFM, StorSimple, Seven-10 StorFirst Migration Tool, Primary Data Data Sphere Virtualization Tool.
    • EMcopy, Treesize, Vice Versa tools.
    • Hardware/software configuration and administration.
    • Reporting and Capacity planning.
    • Cava, iCap Anti-Virus setup and troubleshooting.



MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.  


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