DC Facilities Engineer

Job Title: DC Facilities Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Singapore, Singapore
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 173966_1530168400
Contact Name: Maricris Fermin
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 28, 2018 14:46

Job Description

Data Centre Facilities Engineer

  • Renewable contract
  • Competitive remuneration package

Our Client

An Information Technology and Consulting Services company, providing services to a leading banking and financial services company

The Opportunity

We are looking for Data Centre Facilities Engineers to do the following functions:

Inventory Management Tracking

  • Perform physical inspection and collection of information related to IT equipment within the data center.
  • Affix company's provided RFID, barcode, and other tags to all IT devices located within the data center.
  • Perform scheduled periodic/random scans and inventory of equipment per supplied lists from inventory tool.

Shipping/Receiving and Loading Dock

  • Coordinate shipping/receiving functions including, but not limited to: receipt and shipping at facility loading dock, packing/unpacking of materials, movement of materials and equipment to/from data floor or storage location

Equipment Destruction

  • Plan and Coordinate disposal/destruction of IT equipment following company's standard processes and procures.

Installation and Removal of IT equipment

  • Physical power down of equipment
  • Install and remove cabinets and racks in the data center
  • Act as the POC and approve/coordinate tickets to add or remove equipment from the data center
  • Move equipment, racks, devices, and materials between physical locations in the same data center
  • Install equipment in designated cabinet, rack, floor location
  • Unrack and remove equipment from designated cabinet, rack, floor location

Device Validation

  • Visual inspection of devices as requested
  • Serial number validation
  • Device Inventory capabilities and physical comparison to inventory lists

Basic troubleshooting and repair of IT equipment failures

  • Power on/power off devices
  • Relay LCD readouts
  • Reset Remote Management connection ID's and Passwords
  • Reset cables

Cable Installation and Planning

  • Physical installation and removal of patch cabling, and cabling components, and related material
  • Removal of unused cable and cable components from racks, conduits and data center subfloor

Device/Cable Validation

  • Perform visual inspection of equipment as requested to provide company with information regarding cabling, port availability, and network connections
  • Document cable connections and server backplane connections as requested
  • Perform cable inventory as requested

Cable troubleshooting and repair

  • Troubleshoot and repair system connections as needed
  • Replace cables
  • Check network connections
  • Trace cables

Cable Installation and Planning

  • Participate in the design and engineering of cable infrastructure, and cabling component related material
  • Assist with planning of data center layout, cable plant and tray systems

Validation of cable material / patching sheet

  • Review and validate all cable material/patching sheet to ensure complete

Maintain company's stock

  • Maintain and track stock levels for company owned and Vendor owned materials onsite, including but not limited to:
  • Maintaining stock levels and following all processes.
  • Receive, sort, stock, and manage company and Vendor owned materials

Hardware Planning

  • Manage and approve all physical changes within each data hall
  • Govern the process of customer installations/de-installations
  • Perform tile and cabinet RU assignment
  • Ensure installations or de-installations are performed by technically qualified parties

Interested candidates can send their resume to or apply online.

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