Deployment Engineer (Datacentre)

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    Basingstoke, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    £280.00 - £310.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Karen Mou

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Deployment Engineer (Datacentre) - Basingstoke - 6 Months

We are currently seeking a Deployment Engineer to work with one of our clients, specialising in communications, network services, security, cloud solutions, voice and managed services.

As part of the role, you will:

  • Undertake the implementation and deployment of new installations for a variety of Transport platforms across the EMEA region to support Datacentre building adds program.
  • Work under minimal supervision, performs a wide spectrum of complex assignments requiring alternative analysis, innovation and judgment.
  • Assume responsibility for contribution to the success of major or multiple projects. Must have a strong customer focus Undertakes Transport Deployment tasks to test and turn up new network to support Datacentre building adds program.
  • Use internal systems to create Low Level Design work packages that support new hardware installations and maintains data integrity in the internal deployed network databases.
  • Create and manage purchases as required for new network builds, liaising with Logistics to ensure timely delivery and utilizing internal systems for tracking and shipping of equipment for new installations.
  • Report regularly on new infrastructure project status.

Skills & Experiences required:

  • Excellent understanding of SDH and DWDM technologies.
  • Excellent understanding of Ethernet.
  • Self-motivated individual with strong analytical and design skills.
  • Ability to effectively present and receive complex information with attention to detail, to ensure data integrity is maintained, and to give clear an unambiguous instructions when scheduling tasks to remote hands.
  • Effective time management and prioritisation skills with the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal, skills, and be accountable for the tasks assigned.
  • Must have PC skills and be well versed in Microsoft Windows and Office applications.
  • Must possess the ability to quickly learn corporate databases;
  • Need to have functional knowledge of Inside Plant (ISP) disciplines, fibre optic, electrical and other related telecom practices conforming to Industry standards.
  • All Transport Deployment activities are performed in line with pre-defined objectives, often quantified in metric terms, it is essential in this role the contractor understands and performs against the departmental and company targets.

All offers are subject to a successful completion of BPSS check