Datacentre Engineer - Heathrow/Croydon

C.K. Associates Limited
£25000 to £30000
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Steve Lord is recruiting for 2 x Datacentre Hardware Engineers to work for a global infrastructure & IT support services company, including datacentre, ITaaS solutions, Hyperscale & Grid support. The Datacentre Engineer will be working at their client's sites in either Croydon or Heathrow on a full time permanent basis. This client is offering an opportunity to work for a global IT services company with a passion for exellence, and providing the highest level of service to its customers.

Overall function of the job:
The primary function of the DataCentre Engineer will be to provide the highest levels of onsite hardware technical support for HP, IBM, Dell and Sun Servers, maintaining high customer satisfaction through maximising system availability and minimising downtime.

As a Datacentre Engineer you should have demonstrable skills and experience in:
Hardware break fix skills on HP Proliant DL/SL/BL series, Dell Poweredge, IBM Blades, SUN Enterprise and SunFire Servers
Datacentre or large enterprise experience
Comptia Server+ Certification
Any of the following current OEM certifications - HP APS Bladesystem, HP APS Proliant ML/DL, Dell DCSE, IBM System X Tech or Sun Hardware certified.
Fluent written & spoken English
Valid UK driving licence

Main responsibilities:
Installing, troubleshooting and maintaining HP, IBM, Dell & Sun Servers.
Identifying, analyzing, and repairing product failures, ordering and replacing faulty parts using the company in-house bespoke system.
Updating the client's call logging system when completing calls and communicating with the client when carrying out any breakfix work..
Be able to work using one's own initiative hand in hand with pre-established guidelines and procedures to perform the functions of the job
Create, update and close calls on the company in house bespoke system.

Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference IT40420 in all correspondence.
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