Data Centre Engineer

Recruiter
Redstone
Location
Basingstoke
Salary
22000.0000
Posted
11 Feb 2017
Closes
11 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Overview

The Data Centre Support Engineer is required to deliver a Moves, Adds and Changes service within a client data centre. The position is very Customer Oriented and requires a strong focus on customer requirements. The commitment to providing a High Quality service to meet the demands of a strict process driven environment is essential.

The successful applicant will be required to work on 24 x 7 x 365 shift basis. Reports to the Data Centre Supervisor

Role and Responsibilities

  • Manage third party vendors within a large data centre to ensure compliance with change control, specification and quality standards.
  • Manage Data Centre access for all users
  • Change Control Management
  • Decommissioning of redundant equipment and cabling
  • Installation of new cabling and cable management within a Date Centre Environment
  • Installation of new server racks
  • Rack and stack servers and other network hardware
  • Management and Tracking of assets
  • Compliance with Redstone and Client Health & safety Procedures
  • Compliance with Manufacturers, Redstone and Clients Quality Standards
  • Compliance to Clients and Support Services approved processes

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE & TRAINING

Essential:

  • Minimum of 5 Years working in Voice and Data Cabling environment
  • Minimum of 3 Years in a Moves Adds and Changes environment (1 of these years in an Operational Data Centre)
  • Thorough understanding of modern computer network infrastructure
  • Thorough understanding and practical experience of fibre and copper voice and data cabling including terminating, test equipment, test parameters and test techniques
  • Good Knowledge of Rack and Stack of Server Hardware and Rack and Stack Systems
  • Good technical knowledge of managing server systems
  • Good knowledge of Data Centre Operation and Management Procedures
  • Good knowledge of Remedy and Asset Point (Or other Process and Asset Management Tools)
  • Good knowledge of Server Patching
  • Knowledge of LAN / WAN and Acitive devices
  • Good Knowledge of Change control in a Data Centre Environment
  • Able to use Fluke Hand Held Testers
  • Able to use a light Source and Power Meter

Preferred but not Essential

  • CNCI Qualified
  • CCNA Qualified
  • Practical experience of Intelligent Infrastructure Management