Data Centre Engineer
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Goldman Sachs is seeking an Associate in the Global Data Center team focused on Data Center Operations and Engineering. The candidate will be responsible for the operational management of the firm's data centres and user buildings in China. The role includes an engineering responsibility relating to the buildout or modification to existing data centers and user buildings.
This role will be based in Shanghai with responsibilities across Shanghai, Beijing and Shenzhen. RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS Job Summary & Responsibilities:
The role covers data center operations across China. Responsibilities include data center management, managing and overseeing vendors for device installation, moves and changes, troubleshooting, capacity planning, access control management and maintaining a high quality data center environment. The candidate must have a strong background in vendor management, maintaining documentation and procedures, audit tasks, change management, inventory management, power downs and BCP test support.
The candidate will participate in technology engineering, design and build for colocation sites, equipment and technology rooms, and user buildings. Design includes detailed data center layout, infrastructure cabling, horizontal cabling, vertical riser cabling and cabinet layout design. Documentation and drawings to be created and maintained.
The role requires excellent communication skills and team work. The candidate will be working closely with team members within region and globally across the infrastructure teams as well corporate and workplace solutions. The candidate will also work closely to provide direction to vendors.
Goldman Sachs is seeking a motivated person who has a strong sense of ownership and ability to work in a global team environment. Analytical skills and project management experience are highly desired. Knowledge Requirements:
Candidate should have knowledge of data center environments (power, cooling, security, fire controls), data center infrastructure management tools, data center design concepts, cabling standards, racking standards, power standards and building codes. Additionally, a general understanding of server, network, storage and appliance hardware and network connectivity technologies Qualifications:
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent industry experience
- 2+ years of experience in infrastructure technology
- Experience working in a large data center environment
- Experience in cabling design
- Experience with DCIM tools, ITIL processes and Microsoft productivity tools
- Ability to work in a flexible work schedule which may include weeknights, weekends, holidays, etc.
- Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize work in a fast paced, high pressure environment
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills with an aptitude to communicate technical issues to technical and non-technical and technical audiences
- Ability to manage vendors to drive outcomes and meet deadlines
- Detailed in documentation
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
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