Senior Systems Engineer - Data Center

Employer
cyber technology innovations
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Nov 27, 2022
Closes
Nov 30, 2022
Ref
718979335
Hours
Full Time
Senior Systems Engineer - Data CenterA' . Primarily focused on day to day Data Center, Server & Network hardware break-fix &A' . large scale infrastructure builds and deployment within tight deadlines.A' . Responsible for troubleshooting connectivity issues with copper or fiber cabling.A' . Provide technical communication pertaining to configurations in a concise, professional manner.A' . Possess good knowledge of internal ticketing systems to provide proper customer service.A' . Must identify and resolve complex server hardware failures to include the replacement of failed hardware components.A' . Receive, track and deploy server and network hardware.A' . Inventory Management: On site spares stock control, tracking and monitoring using IT Asset Management systemA' . Perform installation, racking, and cabling services for servers and network infrastructure, both personally and through smart hands servicesA' . Follow and implement processes and procedures that improve stability, performance and availability.A' . Update and Maintain data center documentation including port maps, rack layouts, PDU management and asset management.A' . Possess sound knowledge of operating systems (Preferably Windows Server and Red Hat Linux), networking and securityA' . Ensure established policies and procedures are followed and compliance requirements are met.A' . Implement data center and infrastructure solutions that address growth, risks and scale in support of Workday's business plans.A' . Communicate and collaborate effectively across many organizations and various levels.A' . Provide on-call support for off hours data center escalationsA' . Perform regular scheduled out of hours maintenance windowsupportA' . Oversee co-location Smart Hands services. Coordinate onsite system hardware repairs or replacement with vendors' dispatchA' . Perform maintenance on servers & network infrastructure, including physical parts replacements.A' . Location of duties between two Data Center facilities; Washington DC and Manassas, Va.*Qualifications: *A' . 2+ Years working within a high availability & high security Data Center environment.A' . 2+ Years experience implementing large scale technical infrastructure rollouts within a Data Center environment.A' . 2+ Years experience Data Center ,Network/Server troubleshooting and hardware break-fix experience.A' . 2+ Years hands on expertise and experience with data center physical layer, racking and hardware maintenance.A' . 4+ Years working within a high availability & high security Data Center environment.A' . 4+ Years experience implementing large scale technical infrastructure rollouts within a Data Center environment.A' . 4+ Years experience Data Center ,Network/Server troubleshooting and hardware break-fix experience.A' . 4+ Years hands on expertise and experience with data center physical layer, racking and hardware maintenance.*Experience: *A' . Hands on experience following and maintaining Data Center industry best practices.A' . Cable management to an extremely high standard with attention to detail.A' . Can demonstrate industry standard knowledge for copper and fiber cabling within a data center environment.A' . Must have hands on experience on Network and Data Center Management tools preferably SolarWinds and HP Insight ManagerA' . Data Center documentation and asset tracking (Visio, Excel, etc)A' . Must posses thorough understanding of Project Management concepts and be able to create project plans using MS Project or similar toolsA' . Must be highly proficient in Cisco/Dell/Netapp and HP hardware systems.A' . Ability to plan and complete tasks with minimalsupervision.A' . Ability to work at heights, lift server & network hardware regularly.A' . Ability to use standard tools and testers (Fluke, light meter, continuity etc)A' . Systems & Network deployment experience is a plus (Cisco, HP, Netapp IOS, Network and system build tools, etc).A' . This role may require local travel. Technical Degree or equivalent experience..Job Type: Full-timePay: $110,000.00 - $140,000.00 per yearBenefits:* 401(k)* 401(k) matching* Dental insurance* Health insurance* Paid time off* Vision insuranceSchedule:* 8 hour shiftExperience:* PowerShell: 3 years (Preferred)* Data Center Networking: 3 years (Preferred)* HP Insight Manager: 3 years (Preferred)* Data center: 4 years (Preferred)* Solarwinds: 3 years (Preferred)* Windows Server 2012/2016 and VMWare: 3 years (Preferred)Work Location: One location