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If you are interested in Jobs in Gloucestershire, we have a great role for a Data Centre engineer. This is a full time on-site based role. The salary is £25,760.  The role is working a 4 on 4 off rota. You will typically work 15 x 11-hour shifts per 28-day cycle working either 07:00 to 19:00 or 19:00 to 07:00.
Due to the nature of our client’s work, the successful applicant would need to either already hold or be able to obtain SC Security Clearance. For this reason, we can only progress with applications from British nationals.

Data Centre Engineer duties will include:

Firstly, loading/unloading backup media tapes

Ordering/Off-siting of media

Likewise, track of all media

Progression of quarterly media audits

Reviewing site access requests for both planned (IMAC) and incident requests

Liaising with requestors to make sure accounts have the correct approvals in place for any onsite work

Issuing of access lists to security so that pre-notified engineers can gain access to site

Acceptance of pre-notified delivery and collections to site

Also, stores management

Authorisation and preparation of scheduled delivery lists

Infrastructure Support and Hands and Eyes tasks

Provide basic onsite support for any issues with equipment in the data halls, acting as the hands and eyes of the remote specialist engineer – reporting LED status, reseat modules, etc. Unresolved issues are then escalated internally to resolve, or logged out to external providers to remedy e.g.: maintenance supplier for hardware faults

What we are looking for:

Firstly, a basic understanding of IT operations in a large organisation

Strong loyalty regarding data and DC facility security

Ability to work precisely and quality oriented

Maturity, high level of reliability & sense of responsibility

lastly, be flexible and willing to deal with unexpected problems and situations

A general technical orientation

Firstly, competent and professional communication with a commercial attitude over the phone

Understand and clarify customer expectations effectively

Capacity to manage customer expectations and interactions effectively

Also, basic understanding of IT infrastructure

Ability to handle various types of media, devices, and libraries

Media management experience

Proficiency in using Microsoft applications (O365)

Finally, have a basic understanding of Networking

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