Senior Data Centre Engineer

21 Sep 2018
19 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Do you want to work for a local tech company who are taking their industry by storm?!

This is an amazing opportunity to join a company who are undergoing significant growth in all department, meaning that if you are looking for a role with progression, then this is the one for you! The candidate will need to have previous experience in a Data Centre environment supporting customers


* Design, configure and deploy Data Centre and onsite server-based systems

* Support the sales team on technical aspects of projects, ensuring that all customer requirements are being met

* Provide a high level of service delivery

* Assist in managing projects located on customer premises, your role will be acting as a technical lead:

* Troubleshooting\technical investigations\route cause analysis

* Assist project management with change requests in regard to deployments assigned

* Preform technical survey and audits

* Liaising with customers and suppliers to ensure fist class service

* Conduct monthly activity reports

* Identify areas of improvement within documentation


* A good understanding of ITIL process

* An understanding of Data Centre, Azure and or AWS technologies

* A good understanding of Data Centre management applications

* A strong knowledge of the Cisco Data Centre, VMware, Azure (and or AWS) and the Microsoft Server portfolio

* Ability to deploy and maintain Cisco, VMware and Microsoft products according to the appropriate guidelines

* Knowledge of any of the following would be advantageous:

Cisco Hyperflex

EMC SAN storage

Nexus data centre products 2K/5K/7K

VMWare (Ver 5/6)

Microsoft Hyperflex

Cisco UCS-C/B servers

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

* Additional language skills are appreciated (French/German/Spanish/Russian/Polish)

* Ability to use Microsoft applications

* Ability to work under pressure and retain composure

* Creative and analytical problem-solving mindset

* Eager to expand their own knowledge and technical skills by attending courses and/or self-study

* 3-5 years of proven experience in a Data Centre environment supporting customers

* Cisco certifications are desired

This role involves travel (on occasion in Europe) and spending time away from home, the candidate must have a full, clean UK driving license

The candidate will need to be willing to commute to our office in Malvern for the initial period of employment or relocate, homeworking is available following the employee probationary period for candidates whose commute to the office would be over one hour