Thomson Reuters Tax and Accounting Inc. Senior Storage Engineer in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Job DescriptionThis role will be responsible for Design and Engineering in NAS Storage Infrastructure at Thomson Reuters. In this role, you will take architectural directions and transform them into supportable storage technology standards within Thomson Reuters data centers. You will ensure that the storage infrastructure effectively supports the ongoing business operations, revenue and strategic direction.To achieve success, this position will need to work closely with Architecture, Support and Delivery teams to ensure that the designs created meet defined technology requirements and are supportable on a large scale.This position will also be responsible for partnering with vendors to understand technology trends and how they can be used to improve performance, efficiency and meet Thomson Reuters businesses technology requirements.Major Areas of AccountabilityTechnology (70%)•Stays informed of current and emerging technologies and storage trends, in order to advice and counsel on their potential strategic value.•Maintenance of infrastructure development roadmap that aligned with DCS architectural policy and Business Unit requirements•Leads the engineering efforts required to evaluate, pilot and determine operational feasibility of new technology solutions•Leads the creation of standards, best practices and new processes for operational integration of new technology solutions.•Own and Design solutions based on Thomson Reuters Storage standards for CPS Prod CIS environments•Governs the storage environment to ensure compliance to defined standards and operational procedures•Global L4 support escalation•Experience in programming - specific development experience in Perl, python and power shellLeadership Communication (10%)•Ability to translate highly technical solutionsroblems to audiences at varying technical levels•Strong ability to prepare and present technical documentationManagement Administration (10%)•Ability to contribute, influence and direct a variety of projects concurrently•Set individual goals that are consistent with business goals•Partner with Operational Readiness and architects on new technologies•Continuous service improvement through the delivery of process, scripts, automation and operational efficiencies.Business Acumen and Strategy (10%)•Proactively generates relevant ideas for new and improved use of technology•Understands technical impact to new projects and supported systemsQualificationsEducation/Experience•Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline•5+ years technology experience•Storage Design and Engineering experience in large enterprise class storage environments•Proven ability to influence and interact effectively with peers and IT leadersRequired Skills•5+ years experience with design and Engineering on NAS Storage Technologies from Netapp and AFF storage and associated management tools(7-mode as well as C-DOT)•2+ years experience with Design and Engineering on NAS solutions for Realtime and latency sensitive applications•2+ years experience with Snap shots, snapvault and Snap mirror technologies•Strong experience with Storage virtualization, Automated Tiering technologies•Strong functional knowledge in one of the following OS platforms: Linux, Solaris or Windows.•Working experience with large data center migrations and technology refreshes•Strong interpersonal and communication skills including both oral and written