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[Expired] Data Center, Senior Manager

Evolution Recruitment Solutions Pte Ltd
Posted On :10 Sep 2013


Job Summary

  • Salary:   Undisclosed
  • Work Type: Permanent / Full Time
  • Min. Education Level: Degree
  • Field of Study: Not Applicable
  • Years of Experience: 5
  • Skills: Data Center Management, budgeting, asset management, facility management

Job Descriptions

Data Centre Operations Management

Data Centre Strategy and Planning:

  • Execute the Data Centre Strategy - including consolidation & migration of Data Centre Operations.
  • Develop DC Strategies to support cost effective hardware architectures using technologies such as virtualization and server consolidation.
  • Develop a capacity plan for Data Centre facilities
  • Prepare operating and capital budget, including formulating programs relating to routine and periodic data centre operations and facility maintenance work
  • Input into overall IT project roadmap

Data Centre Operation:

  • Manage a team of operators to provide 24*7 support to the DC operations.
  • Manage process to provide correct information to configuration management regarding the physical location and status of configuration items
  • Manage Facility maintenance work, including monitoring and control to ensure completion within time and cost objectives.
  • Carry out contract administration works, including the calling, evaluation of tenders/quotations, the preparation of specifications ,adjudication papers, award and administer contracts and payments for data centre operations and facility works
  • Work with Facilities management to ensure correct design and operations are provided to meet business requirements.
  • Work with vendors and facilities managers to proactively provide Data Centre capacity and demand metrics to meet business requirements
  • Manage and undertake processes that deliver effective Data Centre access, hardware installations, commissioning and decommissions
  • Work towards ensuring appropriate physical security is in place and enforced
  • Development of policies regarding Data Centre physical access and installation works
  • Coordinate regular internal and external Audits of the Data Centres and Server Rooms
  • Approver of physical access to the IT Data Centres and Server Rooms.
  • Liaise with Group IT’s technical support, application support and users on the provision of supporting documents/procedures (such as operation manual, backup schedule, escalation and callout list, etc..) relating to hosting of IT application systems in the data centres.

Facilities Management

  • Responsible for the operations and maintenance of data centre facilities including Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) system, Remote Surveillance System, Card Access System, etc
  • Manage, allocate and prepare data centre resources such as power supply and space for hosting IT equipment in the data centre.
  • Implement mechanisms to manage inventory of Data Centre equipment
  • Ensure an appropriate maintenance regime is established for all facility and Data Centre utilities and plant, including regular testing and electrical and mechanical inspections
  • Regularly report on the status of all maintenance activities
  • Investigate and implement cost control and cost reduction strategies where appropriate