Data Center Analyst


Strategic Staffing Solutions

Title: Data Center Analyst

Location: Tampa, FL

Contract Length: 12+ Months

Job ref# 234571

  • The Data Center Analyst will help design, plan, and implement new and existing server, and storage infrastructure.
  • This role requires the individual to think critically through problems and be a self-starter when completing assigned projects.
  • Primary duties will be to design, document and assist with the server and storage moves to the new data center.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design and recommend a robust storage and server structure for new data centers.
  • Determine the required capacity and create high level design based on these requirements.
  • Implement high-level server design that promotes high availability and smooth network use.
  • Determine strategic data requirements and create high-level design according to those requirements.
  • Document architecture and design.
  • Will require onsite work to be completed in the current and new data centers.

Required Experience:

  • 5 or more years of relevant job experience including analyzing, configuring, troubleshooting, designing complex enterprise storage and server environments.
  • Thorough working knowledge for most of the following server/hypervisor technologies and operational functions: Cisco UCS C Series, B Series and X Series (Optional), Cisco Hyperflex, VMware vSphere 7.
  • Working knowledge of active directory.
  • Working knowledge of Windows Server and Linux.
  • Working knowledge of HPE Primera, Alletra, or 3PAR storage.
  • Working knowledge of how to zone vSphere hosts to storage on a Cisco MDS 9000 platform.
  • Strong critical thinking, analytical, problem solving, and risk assessment skills as well as strong listening and communication skills (oral and written)
  • Ability to present issues and topics of a complex technical nature to non-technical audiences.
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • ITIL/Change Management experience.
  • IPAM/Infoblox experience is a plus.
  • Experience with NERC CIP is a plus.
  • Knowledge of SCADA system operation is a plus

Job ID: JOB-234571
Publish Date: 24 Mar 2024

Tagged as: Data Center Analyst