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Hardware Data-Centre Field Engineer - Freelance

As a Hardware/Data-Centre Engineer the role holder will be focusing on equipment installation; device configuration; maintenance, testing & troubleshooting, constantly liaising with remote stakeholders based around the world, including in Australia, UK and US. This job requires working 126 night shifts (from 22h30 to 06h30 IST) over a 12- month contract. THIS IS A CONTRACTOR (SELF-EMPLOYED) FREELANCE POSITION - YOU MUST BE REGISTERED OR WILLING TO REGISTER AS A SELF-EMPLOYED FREELANCER.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

As a self-employed Hardware Engineer, your main responsibilities will be:

Equipment installation

• Site preparation: staging, "Rack and Stack", configuration, and product preparation.

• Inventorying & labeling of equipment.

• Power cycling a router, server, and switch and soft-booting a server.

• Infrastructure data cabling.

• Running new cable and cross-connects.

• Swapping hard drives, memory, any other internal component.

• Swapping of hot swappable components.

Device configuration

• Configuration of existing & new equipment.

• Keyboard, video and mouse (KVM) installation/configuration.

• Providing a KVM or IP Switch so that clients are able to configure their hardware remotely.

Maintenance, testing & troubleshooting

• General network and system troubleshooting.

• Set-up and connection of console port for remote management.

• Relaying equipment status and entering commands onto a pre-installed console.

• Circuit testing with carriers, liaising with third party engineers.

• Connectivity testing.

• Shipping & Receiving of equipment.

• Cleaning equipment and cabinets.

Skills: Engineering, Freelance

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About the Employer:
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Project ID: #14428328