Job Description :
Position : Data Center Hands & Feet Support Engineer Location : Covington, LA & Midland, TX Resource Type : CTH Rate : $12 on W2 Job description : Basic Skills The activities for this position include: Provide Smart Hands support at data center site 24/7 emergency high touch request Arranging ad hoc servicing/repair Arranging periodic servicing Meeting with maintenance people Physical intervention (electrical/mechanical) Reacting to alarms (BMS or Plant type alarms) Responding to reports that environmental conditions are out of bounds Support and assist in the troubleshooting and testing Datacenter equipment and components, including: o restarting equipment; o troubleshooting and patching power cables; o Troubleshooting and patching Fiber and Copper cables o identifying a switch port location; o pinging key Devices and performing DNS lookups o troubleshooting, installing, and where necessary removing equipment and/or components o perform visual checks for hardware failure lights or console error messages, power status and hardware labels and Adding/changing/removing device - ILO, remote managed power Asset Tracking Manage and Maintain the DC inventory Manage and maintain DCIM tool used in the Datacenter Break Fix for IT Gear in Data Center Cable Mining and Inspection Device Labeling and Cable tracing during troubleshooting Capacity Management Monitoring, Remediation, Planning and Maintenance DC SOX compliance process DC Compliance controls Test, document DC Compliance controls - track, execution, evidence repository, metrics DC Visitor Access Process Decommission IT equipment Environmental Infrastructure Alert monitoring of the DC Facility High Touch Request - reboots, touches, etc Maintain the DC Floor Space (Housekeeping - dust removal, vacuuming, subfloor cleaning, combustible walk through, etc) Infrastructure changes: interact with provider, schedule, CRQ, execution Inside the IT Container - Audit and Validation of Environment to ensure it meets Infrastructure requirements and Data Centre Standards (e.g. Capacity/Temp/Humidity/Air Conditioning) Intelligent PDU maintenance - firmware upgrades Inventory - Defining requirements; patch cords, power cables, consumables (label tags, cable ties, label tape, hook-loop ties, etc Monitoring Alarms, Fire, Mechanical Monitoring / Reporting - Capacity (Power and Usage) Monitoring / Reporting - Environment - Humidity Monitoring / Reporting - Environment Temperature OE Assessment and Corrections Physical Server Installation Ops (Racking, Network Patching, Power, Remote Management) Preventive Maintenance Schedules Receiving IT equipment at the site SAN Fiber Management SOP, JSA, BCP, Emergency Response documented procedures Hard Drive Destruction Prepare de-installed equipment for salvage Daily/Monthly/Quarterly reports generation and Review with Customer Educational Qualifications and experience: Have an associate or bachelor's degree Certification in Data Center Management 4 to 8 years of experience on Data Center Services including managing Servers, Storage, Backup and Network devices Experienced in racking, stacking, cabling, decommissioning of Data Center Hardware devices. In addition to the above, the personnel will have experience in DC capacity planning, monitoring and walk through Strong Verbal and Written communication skills Ability to walk around a good deal of time, and lift heavy devices Willingness to work in shifts, attend oncalls and weekend work as per schedule