Top Companies Hiring for Data Backup Jobs

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Data is a critical asset to companies, and protecting it requires the guidance of experienced data backup professionals. 

Being able to quickly recover from data corruption incidents, disaster, or equipment failure can have a significant impact on a company’s success and reputation.

The six companies below represent some of the largest employers in the U.S. that are currently recruiting for data backup professionals:

1. Google

Google wants to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful. Though Google is headquartered in Mountain View, California, the company has over 140,000 team members working in additional offices worldwide. Originally known for its search engine technology, Google is considered a driving force in the cloud computing market, online advertising, computer software, quantum computing, e-commerce, artificial intelligence, and consumer electronics.

Data backup job openings

Data backup professionals can find the following open positions at Google:

  • Customer engineer — Data management specialist, Google Cloud
  • Staff software engineer — Android backup and restore
  • Staff engineer — Android backup and restore developer lead
  • Product manager — Backup and disaster recovery
  • Cloud technical solutions engineer — Infrastructure, Oracle
  • Google Cloud technical solutions engineer, VMware
  • Technical solutions engineer


  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance for employees and dependents
  • Workplace accommodations for physical and mental health concerns
  • On-site wellness centers
  • Medical advocacy program for transgender employees
  • Student loan reimbursement
  • Four “work from anywhere” weeks per year
  • Part-time work and job-sharing options
  • Hybrid work model that allows two work-from-home days each week
  • Paid time off
  • Family supports for fertility, parental leave, caregiver leave, backup childcare, and survivor income benefit
  • Fitness centers, massage programs, and ergonomic support
  • Philanthropic donation matching and time off for volunteer activities
  • On-site meals and snacks
  • Cooking classes

2. Oracle

Oracle is headquartered in Austin, Texas and features a workforce of over 143,000 employees. Rooted with a reputation for excellence in the database market, Oracle has branched into cloud engineered systems and enterprise software products.

Data backup job openings

Oracle is aggressively recruiting for data backup professionals, with positions that include:

  • Principal database technical analyst — Performance and security
  • Senior systems administrator — Life cycle operations
  • Managed cloud services database administrator (DBA)
  • Site reliability engineer — Database
  • Technical analyst
  • Programmer analyst
  • Oracle DBA advanced support engineer
  • Principal cloud operations engineer
  • Principal technical support engineer
  • Senior cloud operations engineer
  • Database technical analyst
  • Senior principal cloud infrastructure architect


  • Medical and dental coverage
  • Income replacement plans that include disability insurance and life insurance
  • Group registered retirement plan
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Flexible work schedule, vacation, and sick leave plus 12 paid holidays and company days each year
  • Employee and family assistance program
  • Comprehensive diversity and inclusion culture that includes several communities: Alliance of Black Leaders for Excellence, Generations of Leader Organization, Oracle Diverse Abilities Network, Oracle Latinos Alliance, Oracle Pride Employee Network, Oracle Professional Asian Leadership, and Oracle Women’s Leadership

3. Amazon

As one of the world’s most valuable brands, Amazon has made commitments to hire 100,000 veterans and military spouses by 2024, promised $28.5 million for affordable housing, and donated over one million emergency supplies to communities affected by natural disasters.

Dat backup job openings

Amazon is looking for a significant data backup workforce, with job postings that include:

  • Software development manager — AWS backup
  • Senior product manager — AWS backup
  • Systems development engineer — AWS backup
  • Software development engineer — AWS backup
  • Senior Software development engineer — AWS backup
  • Senior storage/Data in transit cloud support engineer
  • Cloud engineer — Storage
  • Cloud support engineer II
  • Systems engineer specialist
  • Consultant — Databases


  • Health savings account
  • Flexible spending account
  • Dental and vision plans
  • Restricted stock units
  • Free employee assistance program
  • Resources for parents with children facing developmental disabilities
  • Access to financial counseling and estate planning
  • Adoption assistance, maternity leave, and parental leave
  • employee discount
  • Amazon Career Choice Program, offering reimbursement for tuition, textbooks, and related fees

4. Disney

Powering some of the world’s most familiar brands, Walt Disney Company works with a team of over 203,000 employees. IT professionals looking to work with Disney could find themselves in an office, at a park or resort, in a production or entertainment location, or at sea.

Data backup job openings

Disney is actively recruiting data backup professionals, including:

  • Senior systems administrator
  • Lead systems engineer — Data protection
  • IT coordinator
  • Senior data engineer
  • Lead data engineer


  • Career development through online learning programs and tools
  • Opportunities to volunteer and give back to the community
  • Commuter assistance
  • Discounts on select hotel, dining, and merchandise locations
  • Health insurance and wellbeing
  • On-site, low-cost childcare
  • Paid vacation and sick leave
  • Retirement plans
  • Complimentary theme park admissions
  • Tuition assistance
  • Fitness and wellness programs

5. EA

Headquartered in Redwood City, California, EA is a leader in digital interactive entertainment with a team of nearly 13,000 people.

Data backup job openings

EA is currently seeking several IT professionals with data backup expertise, including:

  • DBA architect
  • Senior systems engineer
  • Software engineer
  • Senior data analyst
  • Senior devops engineer
  • Data analyst
  • Build and admin development tester
  • Release engineer
  • Site reliability engineer


  • Health and wellbeing coverage
  • Game credits and console reimbursement, so employees can get in on the games they create
  • Fitness reimbursement
  • Paid caregiver and parental leaves
  • Paid vacation and holidays with leave of absence coverage
  • Financial incentives that include bonuses, stock options, and matching 401(k) contributions

6. Michelin

Headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina, Michelin employs over 22,500 people and operates 34 production facilities. Michelin commits to defining clear competencies and deliverables for all positions, ensuring employees can be fairly evaluated and promoted when deserved.

Data backup job openings

Michelin is currently advertising for a variety of data backup related positions, including:

  • Digital data manager
  • Principle data scientist
  • Data analyst
  • Senior database administrator


  • Employees are encouraged to develop their own career paths, with guidance and training opportunities provided
  • Women’s network designed to foster inclusion and representation
  • Veterans network connects military veterans and non-Veteran employees to share and leverage experience, knowledge, and leadership
  • LGBTQ+ & Allies network allows employees to share their stories, advocate for others, share perspectives, address issues, and network in a safe environment
  • Capable network fosters inclusion and support for all employees and their families with differing abilities and special needs
  • Faiths & Beliefs group fosters understanding, respect, and appreciation for all faiths and beliefs
Jillian Koskie
Jillian Koskie
Jillian Koskie is an experienced software developer, writer, business analyst, and usability design expert. With over 24 years in these roles, she has enjoyed applying her considerable skill set to assist clients and users across a wide variety of sectors, including legal, health, and financial services. Combining these professional opportunities with a love of technology, Koskie is pleased to act as a trusted advisor, contribute articles, voice opinions, and offer advice to numerous organizations, news outlets, websites, and publications.

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