Datacentre Engineer

Posted 6 months ago by mselect
Location Basrah Job Type
Salary Sector Oil & Gas
mselect is looking to hire a Datacentre Engineer for an international oil & gas operator in Basrah. Candidates must have a minimum of 5 to 8 years of relevant experience in the oil & gas industry. English and Arabic fluency is a must.
Datacentre management and maintenance for the oil field.
  • Responsible for daily data centre software and hardware maintenance
  • Responsible for the migration of new oilfield applications to the data centre
  • Responsible for liaising with vendors to resolve issues encountered in the data centre
  • Responsible for 24-hour data centre duty and completing daily duty logs
  • Planning for the development of the data centre in response to actual oilfield needs
  • Propose solutions to problems that arise in the data centre
  • Responsible for daily data centre inspections and issuance of inspection reports
  • Responsible for maintaining various management and application virtual machines in the data centre
  • Responsible for daily data backup and DR uptime in the data centre
  • Responsible for monitoring data centre security and performance issues and recommending solutions in a timely manner
  • BSc Degree in Engineering, computer, communication, electrical
  • Huawei Data Centre Certification Priority
  • Cisco, Huawei certification CCNA, CCNP HCIA HCNP
  • 5 to 8 years of relevant job experience within the oil & gas industry
  • Independently completed the design and implementation of oilfield Datacentre
  • Good understanding of and demonstrable hands-on experience in all functional aspects of Datacentre including networking, security, server, storage, virtualization, backup, DR, AC, UPS and maintenance SLA management
Computer Skills:
  • MS Office: Excel, Word and Power point
  • Datacentre– Familiarity with datacentre equipment from major vendors
  • Software– Familiarity with various datacentre management software
  • Proven supervisory skills
  • Communication skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Focus on continuous self-learning and improvement
  • Ability to work cohesively and communicate successfully in multi-cultural teams whilst being aware of and sensitive to cultural differences
  • Ability to communicate, co-ordinate, and manage cost data flow interfaces with each function
  • English – upper intermediate (verbal & written)
28 Days on/ 28 Days off
*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.

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