Data Centre Engineer

Blaenau Gwent, UK
15 Oct 2019
30 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
IntaPeople are currently recruiting for our South Wales based client who are seeking an IT / Cabling Engineer to join their established and growing in house team. If you would like to work for an internationally recognised organisation, offering stability and long-term prospects then this is the perfect opportunity for you.

The IT / Cabling Engineer is responsible for day to day network monitoring for software, hardware and service. The primary role is to monitor, operate and report on environmental equipment, including air-conditioning, UPS', generator, dry cooler and fire alarm systems, whilst adhering to operational procedures.

Successful candidates must be able to demonstrate the ability to work on their own initiative, be reliable, conscientious, an excellent time keeper and a team player.

Overview of role:

Provide 24/7 monitoring and management of infrastructure
Ensure all alarms are continuously monitored
Manage any incidents or escalations through policies and procedures
Technical support for external customers
Maintenance of the facility
Installation of new cabling and hardware
Decommissioning of redundant equipment and cabling
Installation of new server racks
Supporting customers through delivery of exceptional service
Timely, quality provision of Remote and Intelligent Hands requests
Proactive coverage of the service desk if required
To provide professional guidance to customers, management and the team in a prompt, courteous and professional manner
Identify opportunities to develop processes to meet business requirements.
Identify own training needs, to be discussed with the Team Leader/Director


Excellent IT knowledge and experience - ideally with IT qualifications
IT Hardware installation experience and software skills
Awareness of IT infrastructure
Telecommunications/Cabling experience/qualification, i.e. fibre optic cabling (or similar)
Experience of managing and installing cabling
Good knowledge of rack & stack of various server hardware
Excellent communication and customer service skills
Knowledge of electrical distribution networks

Successful applicants will also be required to obtain security clearance (Candidates with existing security clearance will be given preference).

Please note this role will require candidates to work a 4 on 4 off shift pattern (06:00 18:00 and 18:00 to 06:00) on a 24/7 - 365 basis

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