Backup Engineer – Antwerp


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Staffing and Sourcing


The “Backup” product aims at delivering best in class Backup capabilities (IBM Spectrum Protect, AWS, Azure, Cloud, MPI, POD, Netapp )

As a member of this team, you are responsible for the governance of the global backup service and new solutions regarding Backup Technologies. Key is the ability to work with a global mindset and accept culture differences, with the backup support team and Kyndryl as the managed service provider.


Following knowledge and experience areas are mandatory:

• Cloud knowledge: Security, Networking, AWS, Azure

• IBM Spectrum Protect V8 or later expert

• NetApp skill will be appreciated.

• CMX archiving tool knowledge is a plus

• Scripting skills and automation. (Korn shell is mandatory, power shell is a plus)

• Strong general knowledge in IT and Datacenter infrastructure architectures

• Minimum 3 years proven experience in a backup environment

• Knowledge in Windows / Linux / Vmware

• Good reporting skills

• Ensure security is always a priority one: audit, vulnerabilities remediation, support patching

• Ensure service levels meet requirements. Propose and implement action plan when required

• Work with Project team to prepare project scope and troubleshooting of backup jobs on platforms (Oracle, SQL Server, Windows, VMware, and UNIX servers)

Requested personal skills

• Autonomous, teamwork spirit and “self-organized working”, respectful of the process.

• Curiosity, assertiveness, pro-active mindset.

• Customer centric and result orientation.

• Ability to work in dynamic, matrix-structured global organizations.

• Upper intermediate level of written and spoken English is a must.

• French/Dutch speaking would be appreciated.

• Not a 9-5 mentality

• Respect other culture behaviors

• Respond promptly to incidents, investigate & provide temporary &/or permanent resolution of incidents escalated. Provide timely status updates to relevant parties.

• Be able to effectively operate within set guidelines, policies, procedures, and able to execute instructions with minimal supervision


We offer a long term and challenging project, an interesting rate and coaching along our journey together


Chatry Van Hove +32 2 255 71 50


Chatry Van Hove +32 2 255 71 50

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