Job summary:

CommVault Backup Administrator - Partial Remote

Saint Paul, MN, United States

Length and terms:
Long term - W2 or C2C

Position created on 11/08/2019 05:03 pm

Job description:

*** Very long term project; initial PO for 6 months with extensions ***Webcam Interview*** Partial Remote; candidate can work with the manager to work remotely ***

  •  Serve as CommVaults Simpana Backup Administrator to provide the following duties:
  • Monitor and resolve backup issues.
  • Monitor ITSM tool (BMC Remedy) for tickets and requests. Updating backup schedules, monitoring and responding to failed backup instances
  • Work with Legal and Compliance on requests for e-Discovery and executing on legal holds
  • Execute on file restore requests
  • Assist in determining probable cause of issues and work with other support teams to resolve those issues
  • Managing and configuring Client-Side deduplication in CommVaults Simpana version 11
  • Managing and configuring VSA virtual backups in CommVaults Simpana version 11
  • Troubleshooting backup/restore issues for Windows file servers, database clusters, and application servers
  • Troubleshooting and configuring backups/restores for O365 and Exchange/Outlook mailboxes
  • Troubleshooting SAN and NAS backup/restore issues


  • Five (5) years experience in a Backup Administrator or Server Support role
  • A Masters degree substitutes for three years of experience, or a Bachelors degree substitutes for two years, or an Associates degree substitutes for one year
  • Three (3) engagements lasting more than six (6) months in a Backup Administrator or in Server Support role supporting CommVaults Simpana Backup software version 11 experience

Desired Skills

  • Engineering and designing backups and DR in a large scale, multi-site environment of greater than 1 PB of data
  • Experience with VMware Esxi 6.5 and VCenter
  • Experience with daily reporting in CommVault that goes beyond basic reporting
  • Managing and troubleshooting CommVault group firewall permissions
  • Managing and configuring aux copies including deduplication DASH copies in CommVault version 11
  • Rudimentary understanding and troubleshooting of a version 11 Compliance Archive
  • Experience configuring and managing CommVault scheduling using CommVault groups
  • Certified in CommVault software
  • Experience with cloud implementation of backups
  • Experience with Legal Holds, Compliance Searches, and electronic Discovery (e-Discovery) data backup software

Contact the recruiter working on this position:

The recruiter working on this position is Shaji Ahmed
His/her contact number is +(1) (202) 4703255
His/her contact email is

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