Data Center Engineer Resume Samples

A Data Center Engineer is hired by large companies for taking charge of installing and maintaining the networking systems. Key roles and responsibilities that are mentioned on the Data Center Engineer Resume are – assisting the end-user and staffs, repairing hardware, supporting other departments, maintaining the data center equipment and software, performing regular troubleshooting tasks, managing the data center infrastructure, implementing disaster recovery systems for complex systems and educating the staff about it; resolving operational and infrastructure incidents in a data center; updating records and calibrating data center servers to maximize efficiency and performance.

The skills and abilities that are supposed to be exhibited on the resume should include – network expertise, the ability to identify faults in server hardware and network systems, the potential to provide a smooth working environment for the users and updated knowledge of network administration and firmware integration. Necessitated qualification includes a degree in computer science, computer technology, information technology or other related disciplines.

 

Data Center Engineer Resume example

Data Center Engineer I Resume

Objective : Responsible for designing, setting up, and managing information/network systems at data centers. Their job description entails monitoring systems operations and administering IT solutions to ensure servers.

Skills : Cisco, F5, Nexus, Data Center, Juniper.

Description :

    1. Built and assembled various data, voice/IPT telecommunication equipment cassis downloading IOS's, connectivity, and protocol configurations.
    2. Unified Communications platforms for Network and Application Servers for IPT.
    3. Led and attend technical project meetings establishing technical processes, allocated resources, for the installation of telecommunication equipment.
    4. Viewed and certified quotes from vendors for data center infrastructure projects for fiber and copper designs in preparation for installs.
    5. Managed onsite cabling and equipment vendors providing technical designs and Engineering Work Orders for fiber/copper trunk installs/decomms.
    6. Provided onsite configurations and support for the activation and turn-up of circuit connectivity to vendor networks.
    7. Confirmed proposed technical documentation for telecommunication capacity and allocation equipment assignments for future installations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Communications


Data Center Engineer III Resume

Summary : Professional with 5 years of extensive network technical experience within IT field, emphasizing network administration and PC support. Excellent problem solver with strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Skills : Switching, Auto CAD, Servers.

Description :

    1. Supported multiple Baylor data centers operating over 9000 sq ft of raised floor space, including a DR site and multiple hospitals.
    2. Coordinated several large scale projects including the implementation of SAN storage refresh systems, Cisco UCS environments.
    3. Designed cabinet/rack layouts, creating project documentation and forms for hardware planning and installs.
    4. Reported to management and remote team members the status of projects within the data centers.
    5. Worked with several IT teams including SAN storage, Network Core Infrastructure, and Server Systems teams.
    6. Assisted in tracking, deployment activities, maintenance, and troubleshooting of current systems.
    7. Capacity planned by analyzing floor and cabinet space, power usage, and Network (fiber and copper) capabilities.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Data Center Engineer II Resume

Headline : Strength in partnering with clients, teams, vendors and management to identify needs and oversee the installation, configuration, optimization and support of networks for businesses.

Skills : Data Entry, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Customized Barracuda Spam Firewall configuration; eliminated all incoming junk email and a major malware infection vector.
    2. Streamlined mailbox backups and archiving; enabling faster job completion and freeing resources in Commvault's Media servers.
    3. Performed upgrade and overhaul of the auditing system, configured and deployed new functionality.
    4. Changed out FC cabling in Data Center; performed set-up of new equipment and migrated data.
    5. Provided support for a phone system upgrades, configured and deployed new infrastructure to support the transition, set up new servers in VMWare to support new functionality.
    6. Administered an Exchange environment with over users. Managed McAfee's EPO server and related systems.
    7. Provided support, monitoring, and break/fix for Commvault's Simpana 9, Hitachi SAN, and EMC SAN.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Data Center Engineer/Analyst Resume

Headline : Strength in partnering with clients, teams, vendors and management to identify needs and oversee the installation, configuration, optimization and support of networks for businesses.

Skills : Technical Skills, MS-Office.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the overall operation of the Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning systems within Amazon's mission-critical data center facilities.
    2. Supervised the day-to-day operations of contractors.
    3. Responsible for assigning work, meeting completion dates, interpreting and ensuring the application of procedures.
    4. Provided training to key personnel on data center operations within the department.
    5. Conducted interviews for departmental hiring events and provided feedback during post-interview debriefs.
    6. Analyzed Power Usage Effectiveness and discovered ways to reduce energy and increase data center efficiency.
    7. Responded to internal alarms, conducted root cause analysis, and submitted discrepancies through an internal ticketing system.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.A

Data Center Engineer/Executive Resume

Headline : Extensive experience in data center operations, network systems and applications support. Engineering support and project management, troubleshoot, analyze and solve problems quickly.

Skills : Technical Skills, MS-Excel.

Description :

    1. Delivered administration, troubleshooting, and support services for large Datacenter within a high-security environment.
    2. Installed, configured, and upgraded software applications and patches for network spanning multiple remote locations.
    3. Monitored and assessed issues with data center equipment, implementing solutions to reduce or eliminate the occurrence of future issues.
    4. Stacked and decommissioning of servers, Cat 5e, 6, and single/multimode cable runs and testing of copper and fiber cable run with Fluke equipment.
    5. Troubleshot and maintained two Datacenters with over servers each. Resolved network issues both remotely and on-site.
    6. Logged into cisco and Nexus multilayer switches to verify correct port assignments and to verify the connectivity of newly installed servers.
    7. Implemented planned maintenance for hardware replacement or upgrades required for routers, switches, and servers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate Of Science

Sr. Data Center Engineer Resume

Summary : Dedicated professional with progressive experience leading and managing large data center projects within fast-paced and highly competitive environments.

Skills : Data Entry, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Selected to lead a team of technicians in customer migration to Juniper MX960 platform and decommissioning of Juniper JM320 legacy platform.
    2. Charged with creating project plans, delegating team assignments, and monitoring work and performance.
    3. Communicated with key stakeholders on project status and performance of internal and external resources.
    4. Tracked and reported key milestones, risks, and budgets, ensuring stakeholder needs are met.
    5. Provided second level support for the upgrade of the 40G SFTI Juniper router network.
    6. Spearheaded design and installation of Latency Spools to resolve issues with customer latency differentials.
    7. Directed the installation of TAP into a new 40G network environment. Served as second-level support during the upgrade of DWDM 40G.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Computer Technician

Jr. Data Center Engineer Resume

Objective : To obtain a position in an Information Technology environment where diverse knowledge, analytical, and troubleshooting expertise can be utilized and further developed within a dynamic organization.

Skills : Technical Project Lead, UNIX Administration.

Description :

    1. Provided on-site support for Merck's Global "lights-out" Data Center. Manage problem incidents and follow-up on all service disruptions.
    2. Maintained 22 AS400 including the tape distribution and recall to Iron Mountain.
    3. Responsible for hardware installation, maintenance, and retirement of HP, IBM, & Compaq servers and Cisco routers and Nortel switches.
    4. Resolved networking issues including monitoring, performance testing, and upgrading networking components.
    5. Led migration projects to consolidate applications to Charlotte included all Class A applications.
    6. Coordinated vendor efforts to ensure uptime agreed upon with internal clients.
    7. Data Center champion for getting Backup and Storage procedures in place.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Computer Science

Lead Data Center Engineer Resume

Summary : Lead experience in operations, maintenance and repair of electrical, HVAC, support systems and IT hardware. Managed and schedule a nuclear trained team for maintenance and operations.

Skills : Communication Skills, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Supported a team of Electrical Engineers and Mechanical Engineers responsible for safe and reliable data center operation.
    2. Performed and supervise preventive maintenance and calibration of data center equipment and systems.
    3. Scheduled and supervise HVAC, generator, and electrical systems maintenance.
    4. Upgraded and utilized the Data Center HVAC system to meet requirements. Responding to emergency alarms and dispatching help.
    5. Operated and monitored data center critical functions in order to meet Service Level.
    6. Monitored alarms from BMS, PRITCHETT and POWERLOGIC control systems.
    7. Handled any issues related to the Building Management System (BMS), Data Center AHU, CRAC units, and Chillers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Data Center Engineer/Representative Resume

Summary : Over seven years of solid experience focusing on the carrier-scale optical and IP networks. Hands-on experience in engineering, including complex network troubleshooting, testing, optimization.

Skills : Technical Skills, Quick Learner.

Description :

    1. Worked closely with DC team members, implementation, project managers and support groups to ensure maximum productivity and performance.
    2. Performed break-fix installations and replacements, preventing extended downtime on production servers.
    3. Performed activities related to systems implementation, upgrades, and installation of applications.
    4. Installed, configured, maintained, and upgraded Microsoft Windows Server operating systems and applications.
    5. Provisioned cabinet space for incoming devices as well as conducted cabinet audits.
    6. Maintained customer spare parts as well as incoming provisioned parts.
    7. Created "how-to" documents for company-wide use of hardware replacements.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Management

Associate Data Center Engineer Resume

Headline : Experience working with Motorola 4G broadband wireless equipment as an Operations field technician Hands on IT professional with advanced communication and customer relations.

Skills : Hard Working, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Troubleshoot Cisco Nexus, Juniper, and Arista switch for any failures in the event of a world problem.
    2. Implemented a decommission process to upgrade to new hardware.
    3. Installed, Configuration, and administration of Red hat Linux 5x, 6x and 7x.
    4. Drove migration of servers and switches from West Street to Ridge Road in an orderly way to avoid any impact on clients.
    5. Racked and stack IT equipment incorporates a Data Center.
    6. Maintained Data Center environment for maximum efficiency of hardware.
    7. Configuration and administration of Fiber Card Adapters and handling of SAN (EMC, Hitachi, and Netapp).
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Data Center Engineer Resume

Summary : Seeking a challenging position that provides a highly motivated progressive, friendly environment and allows the pursuit of career advancement to expand knowledge and skills.

Skills : Technical Skills, MS-Excel.

Description :

    1. Responsible for overseeing additions, moves, and changes for all equipment within square-foot Knoxville Data Center.
    2. Collaborated with a variety of vendors on everything from material procurement to staff hiring.
    3. Prepared request for quote and bid requests.
    4. Managed contract awards based on quality, cost, and delivery time.
    5. Developed and maintained data center performance metrics for space power and cooling.
    6. Evaluated, selected, and executed installation of the Aperture platform.
    7. Accountable for the oversight and maintenance of power and cooling systems.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Information Technology