Data Centre - Infrastructure / Hardware Engineer

DC - 200
up to £220 Per Day
Contract Type:

Major Financial Services company is looking for a Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer for a long term contract. Outside IR35.



  • To carry out installation, termination, testing, recovery and relocation activities.
  • New Infrastructure Installation
  • Projects and all hardware installations.
  • Equipment Move - Move of installed hardware from one DC to another.
  • Decommission - To remove an asset from the DC and dispose or assign to stores for re-use.
  • Remote Hands - Any activity not captured clearly in other catalogue items such as audits or status checks.
  • HW Fault Support - Device investigation including urgent service impacting requests.
  • Configuration - Configuration of servers / switches / appliances.Management and update of firmware.
  • HW Diagnosis - A request to diagnose an unknown problem.
  • OS Installation - Installation of Operating System as defined in request.
  • Housekeeping of assets, consumables and spares in workshopsEnsure all materials moved to or from stores are recorded in the myStores system
  • Routine health checks of DC hardwareMaintaining labs for mass rollout and offline fixes
  • Attend training and to develop relevant knowledge, techniques and skills
  • Compliance requirements for Health, Safety, Environmental, Quality and Data Protection aspects of their job, function and location
  • Ensuring compliance with company policies and statutory obligations


Qualifications, Knowledge Skills & Experience Required

  • Good communication skills with employees, contractors, suppliers and customers
  • Self and time management skills
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel
  • Experience is preferred in a similar role including as appropriate server and ethernet switch configurations, connectivity, hardware and the associated standards
  • Criminal & Financial vetted and approved
  • Completion of training and governance requirements
  • Familiar with HP, IBM, Quanta, Cisco, Dell and Huawei equipment
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