Data Center Tech

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Encore Technologies

Data Center Tech

Data Center Tech

  • 100% remote¬†
  • 3-6 contract to hire opportunity

Job Purpose:

As a Data Center Engineer, you will work with network engineers and architects to plan, design, document, and deploy server and networking hardware around the world. We own and operate the largest, best-optimized private network in the world and support customers with a strategically dispersed team of experts to provide edge services that are fast, secure, and reliable.

Essential Functions:

• Apply best practices in data center engineering to ensure maximum performance and uptime of the network

• Closely follow processes and procedures to build, upgrade, modify and decommission data center environments throughout the world

• Work with internal teams to help deploy the next-generation delivery platform

• Create and maintain documentation and as-built diagrams of the environment

• Ability to clearly communicate racking, cabling, power, optic placement, and other relevant information to smart hands resources

• Ability to direct smart remote hands resources to help diagnose and repair issues

• Understanding of Data Center power circuits, cabling, and PDUs


Experience and Education (Minimums):

• 5+ years of experience working in data center environments in global deployments

• Customer-facing job experience

• OSI Layer 1 thru 3 troubleshooting experience

• Experience installing servers and network equipment in large complex environments

• Experience with Juniper, Cisco, Arista, and Brocade is a plus

• Certs (CCNA) are a plus

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

• Self-motivated with good communication skills

• Ability to clearly convey instructions in verbal and written communications

• Good documentation skills

• Problem-solving skills

• Ability to coordinate work efforts with remote teams

• Knowledge of and the ability to follow a Change Review process.

• Knowledge of TCP/IP, L2/L3 protocols, LAN, WAN, Metro, IPv4, IPv6, and network infrastructure is a plus

• Familiarity with Jira and Service Now is a plus

Encore Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills, and experiences within our workforce.

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