Schneider Electric Data Center Specialist in Omaha, Nebraska

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Data Center Specialist

The Data Center Specialist is skilled at the physical infrastructure and support systems for IT and IT related equipment. The Data Center Specialist role encompasses space planning on the raised floor, planning for installation, decommissions, upgrades and moves for Z Series Mainframes and Distributed hardware.

What do you get to do in this position?

Responsibilities:

  • Tactical/Strategic planning for IT installations from a single rack mounted device up to large mainframes, components and peripherals.

  • Identify problems related to facilities installations, configuration, operations, or performance and have knowledge of the client's availability and performance requirements.

  • Coordinates resources required for the implementation of hardware management requests.

  • Communicates with requester on progress of requests, maintains a high standard of satisfaction from requesters,

performs coordination activities associated with the installation and/or de-installation/disposal of raised floor hardware

inventory.

  • Performs activities required for hardware & infrastructure changes/maintenance, manages infrastructure related problems to resolution, records raised floor inventory assets, raises change requests in accordance with service management process.

  • Familiar with Mainframe, Distributed, Storage and Network IT Equipment technologies.

  • Participates in driving the efficient use of data center infrastructure and power through accurate inventory management and equipment placement and tactical energy management activities including, but not limited to blanking panel installations, perf tile management, hot spot management and containment.

This job might be for you if:

  • 2-3+ years related work experience with knowledge of data center Mainframe, Distributed, Storage and Network IT

equipment technologies.

  • Previous experience and education in Business Management, Information Technology, or Engineering is desirable

  • Data center management and/or support experience (raised floor computer room)

  • Data processing operations experience

  • Creative problem solving with electrical/mechanical aptitude

  • Solid written and verbal skills

  • Must be able to lift 60-75 lbs.

  • Able to work in a 24/7 environment with flexible shifts/days

  • Able to work On-call and Overtime as required


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Primary Location: US-Nebraska-Omaha

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Jul 1, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: 004B7C