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Data Center Engineer

Job Details: Data Center Engineer

Job Description: Data Center Engineer

Position Id: G0224-0007
Job Type:4-6 months (contract)
Country: Switzerland
Location: Geneva
Pay Rate: Open
Contact Recruiter:+4972312839009

Job Description:

Trigyn has a contractual opportunity for a .Net Developer. This resource will be working at our client site in Switzerland.

Job Description:

• Support the onsite data center and facilities including cabling of both data and power connections as well as maintain the Data Center ancillaries inside the rack (patching)
• Perform physical installation and de-installation of equipment, management and maintenance of cabling plant both fiber and copper, racks, PDUs; perform standard maintenance tasks and work instructions as per documented procedures
• Maintain the data center environmental conditions such as heating and cooling systems to ensure they are operational and can meet equipment temperature conditions
• Maintain the housekeeping and stock management of materials and supplies (cables, parts, tools, etc.)
• Keep up to date documentation and inventory of equipment, asset management (cabling layout, equipment layout, etc.)
• Contribute to support activities, equipment deliveries and inventory, receive and inspection with vendors as required including escorting visits to the Data Center
• Under guidance, support the data center infrastructure, installation, configuration, documentation maintenance and incident resolution
• Other: The incumbent may be requested to provide support during weekends, holidays or outside working hours as well as to serve as “stand-by” personnel on a rotation basis
Infrastructure support:
• Participate in the installation and configuration of the infrastructure equipment, hardware and solutions using the standard configuration and template as well as the resolution (incident and problem) of infrastructure-related issues and requests
• Participate in the documentation and reporting for infrastructure operations as well as maintain accurate system configuration such as Asset Management and physical inventory and any other documentation as required

Required Technical Skills:
The resource MUST have the following skills and experience:
• At least five (5) years of relevant professional experience in the IT sector, including experience in Data Center operations.
• Demonstrated knowledge of Data Center Infrastructure Operations and strong understanding of underlying DC components such as HVAC, racks, connectivity, power and structured cabling system
• Working knowledge of Data Center hardware (i.e. servers and components, Network devices, appliances, backup hardware)
• Good technical knowledge and understanding of industry cable test procedures and equipment for a variety of different cabling systems (Copper/Fiber test equipment, OTDR, Network analyzer, etc.) including in-depth understanding of Cat 5e/6 and OM3/4 – OS2 fiber optic cabling systems
• Ability to read and understand blueprints and Data Center technical documentation
• Good knowledge of relevant Data Center and network management tools

Important Notes:
• The nature of the work requires occasional work in tight and/or narrow spaces, such as under raised floors.
• Frequent work in noisy areas with hotter and colder temperatures than standard office environmental conditions
• Ability to work at heights, off of a ladder and in confined spaces, lift up and move up to 25Kg
• The incumbent must be residing within the commuting distance of no more than 1 hour to the client data center site to provide timely onsite support.

The resource SHOULD have the following skills and experience:
• Basic knowledge of ISO2000 Service Management Standards and other service management standards and best practices
• Knowledge of installing HP Servers and Cisco network equipment
• Knowledge of Networking TCP/IP protocols
• Basic understanding in command line interface and basic scripting
• Experience with Windows and Unix/Linux Operating Systems
• Knowledge of ANSI/TIA Data Centre international standards

Desirable certifications:
• ICT Infrastructure (Data Center, Cisco, HPE server, structure cabling) related certifications

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TRIGYN TECHNOLOGIES is a multinational IT services company with resources deployed in 25 countries. TRIGYN is an ISO 9001:2015, ISO 27001:2013 (ISMS) and CMMI Level 5 certified company. TRIGYN has offices in United States, Canada, Germany Switzerland and India.