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Backups Administrator Engineer

Expedient is a provider of cloud and data center infrastructure as a service (IaaS) solutions. Our technical solutions enable Expedient clients to focus on their own business innovation, while our team handles the information technology needed to support it.  

We are a CRN Top 100 Data Center and Solutions Provider, a Top Workplace winner for the past four consecutive years, ranked among the Top 10 Managed Service Providers and we are one of a select few vendors positioned in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Disaster Recovery as a Service.  

This position will configure and implement high volume data protection services (backup and restoration) on our Enterprise Cloud platform, leveraging multiple technologies with Commvault, Cohesity, and Zerto on multi-tenant VMware vSphere technology.   Successful candidates will have a passion to grow their technical knowledge and capability of a variety of systems and platforms.  


  • Partner with project managers, clients and internal staff at regular intervals to ensure expectations are set and that appropriate attention is being paid to client projects
  • Ensure installation, configuration and final delivery of our Data Protection services according to the standard technical implementation guidelines
  • Ensure appropriate documentation of the implementation is generated and maintained for effective hand-off and transition to the Operations Support Center (OSC)


  • 2+ years Systems Administrator or Engineer operating in a Microsoft or Unix/Linux environment.
  • 2+ years experience with VMware or Microsoft virtualization in a production environment.
  • Demonstrated level of competency with:
  • Windows operating systems (Primary focus on Windows 2012R2/2016/2019)
  • VMware vSphere v5.5 through v6.7
  • Enterprise backup solutions. Commvault or Cohesity experience is a plus.
  • Familiarity with basic UNIX commands (Primary focus on Red Hat and CentOS)
  • Familiarity with basic networking principles, TCP/IP routing and switching, VLANs and subnets, and firewall rules.
  • The ideal candidate may possess one or multiple industry technical certifications from IT-related vendors like Microsoft and VMware.
  • Ability to successfully complete pre-employment drug screen
  • Superior time-management skills are a must 
  • Strong troubleshooting skills including the ability to identify and resolve challenging situations
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Outstanding service and response time working with customers
  • Passion for technology and a drive to continue to learn 
  • Flexibility to be available for occasional night and weekend implementation projects when required.




We place an extremely high value on life-long learning therefore we make education and training available to everyone through a robust tuition and training reimbursement program. Additional benefits include 3 weeks of paid time off, affordable medical, dental, vision insurance, 401(k) with a generous match and a paid day off to celebrate your birthday each year.   We work in a relaxed, forward-thinking environment with a casual dress code and cutting-edge tools and resources for our employees.

To apply please submit your resume, letter of interest and your salary expectations. Please include a numerical desired salary on your application in order to be considered for this position. 

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Expedient is an Equal Opportunity Employer, promoting a drug-free workplace.

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