Protiviti are looking for skilled candidates for the following role:
Our client is one of the largest global banks in the world and offers a wide range of financial services from investment banking, retail banking, commercial banking and many more.
As a Data Centre specialist, you will engage in the following:Gather hardware requirements BOM (model, delivery dates etc.) from various IT teams.Build up rack matrix / elevations based on the requirement from different silos.Co-ordinate with the Datacenter vendors for the buildout of the DC space with respect to the Racks, Cabling installation.Centralize all installation requests for different IT Teams. Raising Change Management request.Work closely with different IT third party vendors for equipment delivery. Raise access request to service providers.Physical rack and stacking of IT equipment (e.g. power connections, patching, iLO configuration) handover to different IT silos.Knowledge on cabling, Panduit productsUpdate equipment inventory management system and rack elevations.Data Centre Power-down management: coordination with different vendors and all IT silosEquipment Disposal : obtain all hardware equipment to be decommissioned from all teams, and work with IT Finance, IT Business Management, IT Security, and approvedOperation activities :Morning/EOD checks: Hardware physical inspection, email status reportVendor Co-ordination : arrange onsite access and escort for vendors should it be required for break-fix, installation or any project worksBackup Tapes Management : work closely with storage team to manage onsite tapes (stock management, replace ejected tapes, cleaning tapes management, etc), arrange tapes to be transported offsite, recall tapes from offsite for restorationGuard Arrangement : arrange data center access for other teams if required outside coverage hours
Minimum Education and Certifications
- Undergraduate degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
- Data center related work experience
- Good understanding of server installation procedure
- Good understanding of data center infrastructure and its resiliency design (UPS, Generator, CRAC, cabling, containment routes, etc). CDCP is a plus
- Hardware: (not limited to)
- HP ProLiant DL and ML (standalone server), SL and BL (Blade)
- Dell Rack servers
- IBM BladeCenter E Chassis, x86 Blade, Tape Library
- Cisco 65xx, 37xx, 45xx
- Avaya PBX
- Brocade SAN director and/or switches
- Cable (UTP/fiber) patchings and testing technique
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Protiviti is a global consulting firm that delivers deep expertise, objective insights, a tailored approach and unparalleled collaboration to help leaders confidently face the future. Through our network of more than 70 offices in over 20 countries, Protiviti and its independently owned Member Firms provide clients with consulting solutions in finance, technology, operations, data, analytics, business performance improvement, risk and internal audit. As a Protiviti consultant, you will not only work on interesting business issues with world-class companies, but you will also have access to training and networking opportunities to accelerate your expertise.