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Data Centre Engineer-(Networking, TCP/IP, Cisco, CCNA, JNCIA)

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Recruiter
Harrington Starr
Posted
09 October 2013
Closes
06 November 2013
Ref
MSt-DataCentre
Contact
Melissa St Hill
Function
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
Negotiable

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Data Centre Engineer-(Networking, TCP/IP, Cisco, CCNA, JNCIA)

Data Centre Engineer-(Networking, TCP/IP, Cisco, Juniper, CCNA, JNCIA, Firewalls, Solaris, Redhat, Oracle)

An award winning and highly reputable global vendor urgently seeks a talented Data Centre Engineer to manage their high security and dedicated Data Centre facilities across various locations. A variety of equipment ranging from Cisco, Juniper, HP, Oracle, Redhat, Solaris and IBM will be utilised, and so exposure to a variety of these would be advantageous, along with a dedicated qualification such as a Certified Data Centre Technician.

The successful Data Centre Engineer will stand to have the opportunity to work alongside highly skilled and knowledgeable Data Centre implementation engineers working in a fast-paced environment, multi-tasking and prioritising whilst covering day to day operations to ensure the facility is fully functional within the Data Centre Infrastructure, in Woking and the Docklands.

The day to day role of the Data Centre (Networking, TCP/IP, Cisco, Juniper, CCNA, JNCIA, Firewalls, Solaris, Redhat, Oracle) will include, but is not limited to:

  • Implementing new Cisco, Juniper, Redhat and Solaris based systems
  • Building and configuring of Cisco/Juniper routers and switches
  • Solaris Jumpstart, Redhat installation and post Jumpstart configuring using existing standard build process
  • Configuring of Checkpoint, Cisco ASA and PIX firewalls, Juniper MX and SRX range
  • Racking and cabling of hardware in production Data Centres
  • x86 hardware installation, maintenance and upgrades
  • Implementing connectivity to Clients and Stock Exchanges
  • Dealing with internal and external clients
  • Assisting where required with Data Centre live environment issues to completion
  • Responding to Data Centre monitoring systems and issues raised by clients or internal departments
  • Maintaining hardware and implementation documentation against the configuration
  • Overseeing the access and work of third parties in the production data centres
  • To be considered for the role of Data Centre Engineer (Networking, TCP/IP, Cisco, Juniper, CCNA, JNCIA, Firewalls, Solaris, Redhat, Oracle) the following will be needed:

  • Unix/Networking troubleshooting (essential)
  • Thorough understanding of TCP/IP (essential)
  • Cisco/Juniper - either CCNA or JNCIA qualification is required (essential)
  • Juniper, PRTG, Nagios, Packetshaper, Solarwinds knowledge (highly desirable)
  • At least 2 years' experience with Solaris or Redhat and Unix. (highly desirable)
  • Data Centre hardware maintenance; HP, Dell, Oracle experience. (highly desirable)
  • Experience working as part of a Data Centre team with hands on experience in a Data Centre facility, including Data Centre racking and cabling (highly desirable)
  • Impeccable communication skills (essential)
  • This is an outstanding opportunity to join a fantastic company and become a respected member of what it values and stands for. Salary is fiercely competitive as well as the benefits and experience and opportunity to take your career further. Training is important to the firm and you will be expected to embark on a steep learning curve from day one.

    This opportunity will not be around for long, so do not hesitate in taking action.

    Data Centre Engineer-(Networking, TCP/IP, Cisco, Juniper, CCNA, JNCIA, Firewalls, Solaris, Redhat, Oracle)

    Harrington Starr