Job Description

Position: Data Center Network Engineer

Location: El Paso, IL or Olathe, KS

Duration: Contract

JD for the Role:

Data Center Network Engineer

·         The role will be involved in support of highly critical production environment and will be engaged in ensuring uninterrupted Data Center services.

·         Thorough knowledge of servers, Rack, ESXi Hosts, Network switches, Network routers and other technical equipment.

·         Racking and Unracking, lifting and shifting of hardware equipment.

·         Vendor coordination and escalations.

·         Troubleshooting skills to solve network issues promptly.

·         Customer service skills.

·         Problem-solving skills to provide solutions for any issues with operating systems.

·         Demonstrate ownership and responsibility in all assignments

• Enough expertise to identify and recommend changes/improvements to the process and infrastructure design.

• Strong technical aptitude and ability to research  and solve complex issues independently

• Ability to participate and contribute during crisis times, assist team members/leads/ customer/ HCL Senior management, as needed

• Show adaptability and flexibility in work to suit business requirements

• Working with the Service Architect – identify, assess and plan the level and nature of expertise and resources required to deliver cost effective maintenance and support to infrastructure

• Providing emergency intervention in ITIL lifecycle processes Incident and Problem management to provide 2nd / 3rd level support in response to Major Incidents.

• Managing relationships with key and relevant external IS suppliers, so as to ensure aligned delivery and support activities, optimizing opportunities to derive added value and ensure that costs are appropriately managed.

• Motivating and encouraging external teams both onshore and offshore to ensure delivery of the required standards of excellence in service and performance and support the continuing personal and professional development of all team members.

• Resolve moderate to complex (P1, P2 and P3) incidents and problems effectively and in a timely manner

• Providing 24X7 production support and available for escalations

• Responsible for performing root cause analysis and long term fixes

• Responsible for implementation of medium to complex components of a project module, change request.

• Responsible for providing trend analysis to management team to enable them to make informed decisions

• Work in a cross cultural team and communicate effectively

To apply for this job email your details to manoj@cygnuspro.com