Data Center Engineer

Hedge fund #002

We are seeking talented and experienced Data Center Engineers to join our Data Center Management

team in New York and London. Our team is responsible for the design and build of data halls, cages, and

Exchange collocated infrastructure worldwide in support of the firm’s on-premise network, server,

storage, exchange and counter-party connectivity.

The ideal candidate must be a subject matter expert in data centers, power, cooling, cabinet layout

design, cabling technologies, smart rack PDU’s, hot and cold aisle containments, capacity management,

hardware acquisition and deployment models, and infrastructure monitoring, and metrics.

Responsibilities:

• Building and provisioning small to multi MegaWatt data halls and cages worldwide, including cabinet

layouts, cabling, PDU’s, environmental sensors, etc.

• Developing and maintaining data center power, space, and environmental monitoring, metrics, and

dashboards

• Data center space and power capacity, growth, and migration management

• Server hardware acquisition including efficient and agile growth and lifecycle management

• Development of server hardware and peripheral supply management globally

• Work with remote hands and partner teams globally to affect the timely and correct installation of

server hardware, network devices, and cross-connects to exchanges and counter-parties

• Understanding enough of server, storage, network, and cloud connectivity to influence designs and

hardware choices for the optimal integration with data center infrastructure

• Partner with platform and application engineering teams to influence best practices across the

organization to ensure data center capabilities and locations are used in an optimized way

• Development of automated tools to assist Data Center operations teams with enhanced visibility and

manageability

• Office infrastructure build-outs (IDF and MDF’s) including structured cabling and network kit

installations and resiliency and recoverability planning

You are:

• An outstanding engineer who is unrelenting in building and managing enterprise data centers

• A team player and collaborator with great communication and problem solving skills who strives to

make data centers a partner to all technology teams

Required skills/experience:

• Bachelor’s degree or higher in a technical or related field

• 3+ years of experience in the Data Center design, operations, and hardware lifecycle management

• Excellent vendor management and engagement expertise. Sharp commercial awareness

• Carrier and telecom knowledge

• Data center management, monitoring, metrics, and dashboards experience using SNMP, Python,

Prometheus or a commercial data center management tool like Nlyte or Sunbird

To apply for this job email your details to Graham.Gates@TechExecOnline.com

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