Detailed Job Description
Install/remove/relocate distributed systems, to include: servers, storage, and SAN hardware in the VMwares data centers-HaaS project
Prioritizing requests to deploy servers, storage and network devices to meet business deadlines
Managing the floor, cabinet space, cooling, power, network port, and all consumable capacities (cables, rail kits, etc)
Design, support and maintain engineering test environments.
Troubleshooting of Servers, Storage and Network Hardware, Software, and Configuration of all components
Participate in the development and documentation of standard methodologies.
Deploy, configure and support various network switches including, but not limited to, Dell, Cisco, Brocade, etc
Install/remove/relocate patch cables for systems and storage hardware
Inventory management for servers, components and cables for operational consistency
Track and trend operational characteristics within the data center environments
Track and communicate progress of assignments and projects using web-based tools
Prepare and present weekly status reports of assignments/projects at weekly staff meetings
Ensure compliance with data center standards, policies, and processes via the defined change control process
Train/mentor junior level tech staff in various technical areas, systems, network and storage
Requirements:
Minimum 4-year degree in Engineering or Computer Science
Minimum 4-5years of relevant experience
Previous experience with implementation, rack-stack, maintenance, and analysis of servers, storage, and network
Strong working knowledge of server hardware (rack and blade form factors)
Good understanding of iSCSI, FC, NFS, FCoE storage protocols and provisioning across multiple systems
Decent understanding of VMware ESXi troubleshooting
Working knowledge of automation, network principles and tools
Good understanding of the electrical and mechanical systems used in a data center environment, including: Generators, UPS systems, ATS units, PDU/PMM units, and CRAC units
Ability to communicate intelligently and effectively with contractors and vendors who perform maintenance or upgrade work on these systems
Ability to learn quickly and address issues as they arise during normal working hours, or when on call
Proven documentation and communication skills
Self-motivated, able to work independently, and in a team environment
Ability to work on multiple projects with various groups including Systems Engineers, Storage Engineers, Networking, and Design & Architecture, etc.
Ability to interpret and translate Customers Requests into action items
The position has a physical component requiring the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. And may require working in cramped spaces, or elevated locations
Ready to travel outstation to support Business needs at other locations, if needed


Other Skills
Proven documentation and communication skills,


Keywords
Proven documentation and communication skills,


Interview Information
Job Location : Bangalore
Interview Location : Bangalore