BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Infrastructure Engineer in San Diego, California

Job Description Summary

Job Description

The Infrastructure Engineer reports to the IT Infrastructure Manager and is responsible for managing and coordinating complex projects for all of BD Non-Prod Hosted Services storage and virtualization infrastructure which includes storage area networks, SAN fabric, host configurations, network management, firewall management, and VMware architecture. This candidate will possess depth and understanding of storage, networking, and virtualization technologies. This position oversees the resolution of complex technical problems and non-standard situations. This position interacts directly with all IT functional areas. This position may lead teams or projects and share expertise.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Design, implement, document and maintain VMware infrastructure.

  • Manage storage solutions including monitoring, incident response and change management.

  • Fabric switch management, zoning and multipathing.

  • VMware configuration for vMotion, storage vMotion, performance analysis, and tuning.

  • VMware HA/DRS cluster configuration and management.

  • Maintain disaster recovery data replication and backup integrity for compliance.

  • Manage and support network infrastructure including monitoring, configuring, and incident response.

  • Manage and support firewall configurations and routing.

  • Ensure technical solutions leverage industry best practices, designing for excellence while minimizing the total cost of ownership.

  • Capacity Planning –tiering and usage trending.

  • Interface with Business Units to understand current and future requirements.

  • Evaluate new technologies and recommend future direction of infrastructure.

  • Assists in establishing requirements, methods, and procedures.

  • Occasionally work with vendors to implement 3rd party solutions.


  • Bachelor of Science (BS) in Computer Science, Business or related field preferred or equivalent work experience.

  • 5 years of relevant IT experience.

  • 2+ years of related storage design/administration experience desired.

  • Experience with EMC, Brocade, Palo Alto, VMware.

  • Experience with Cisco desirable.

  • In-depth knowledge of iSCSI, FC, CIFS, and NFS troubleshooting and optimization.

  • Experience with 10Gb networks desirable.

  • Disaster recovery experiences a plus.

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, organizational, and planning skills.

  • Ability to work effectively with a team of IT professionals.

  • Must possess excellent written and verbal skills.

  • Must be proactive, able to work with little or no supervision, detailed oriented and possess a strong work ethic.

  • Must be willing to work evenings and weekends to support maintenance and support on-call rotation duties.

  • Must have operations experience in a 24x7 environment.

Primary Work LocationUSA CA - San Diego TC Bldg C&D

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Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status