Data Backup and Recovery Engineer

ZeniMax Media @ Rockville, MD, US

We are seeking an experienced and versatile candidate to fill a new position as a Data Backup and Recovery Engineer. You’ll work with other engineers on a global team to evaluate, remediate, deploy, and maintain all facets of our backup infrastructure. Using your expertise, you’ll have an amazing opportunity to help a growing company develop and apply the policies, procedures, and technology required to keep pace with an explosion of unstructured data.  


  • Oversee all aspects of the global backup infrastructure
  • Work with leadership to develop/refine backup strategies based on gathered requirements
  • Work with local admins at branch sites to deploy and maintain backup infrastructure
  • Provide direction and guidance to junior infrastructure staff related to backup procedure and routine tasks
  • Work with infrastructure staff to coordinate capacity planning/upgrades as required
  • Assist or engage with global infrastructure peers on the design, deployment, and support of other technologies when needed


  • Minimum 7 years of progressive experience in IT; 10+ years preferred
  • Strong ability to clearly and effectively communicate with all levels of staff
  • An established history of providing excellent customer service regardless of position
  • Mid to senior level of experience with enterprise storage systems (Dell, NetApp)
  • Mid to senior level of experience with VMware
  • Mid to senior level of experience with Microsoft Windows Server
  • Senior level of experience with CommVault or similar data management/backup platform; professional, engineer, or master certification is desired but not required
  • Strong working knowledge of LAN and WAN topologies
  • A passion for the changing landscape of hybrid storage, cloud solutions, and data protection

What to Expect

Submit to a Position

You will receive an automated email confirming we have received your resume.

Due to the high volume of applications received, it's not possible for us to respond directly to each candidate.

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Recruiter Call

If you are selected, you will be contacted by our team for an initial phone screen to chat about your previous experience.

You may go through one or two phone interviews, and possibly a follow-up Skype call.

If your qualifications do not match the criteria of a current position, your resume will be kept on file.

Site Visit

The next step will be an invitation to come out and meet the team at the studio for onsite interviews.

In the event that we choose not to move forward at any point in the recruiting process, we will let you know.