Bilingual Data Center Engineer

Location Saint-Laurent, Canada
JobType Temporary
Reference 15366

Job Title: Bilingual Data Center Engineer
Type: Contract
Duration: 10 weeks

Address: 2911 Ave Marie-Curie, Saint-Laurent, QC
Start Date: December 6 or sooner

Days/Hours: Monday - Friday 9 am - 5 pm

Pay Rate: $65.00 to $75.00/ hour


There is a new requirement for a data center project which requires the following expertise.

  • Knowledgeable in enterprise data centers operations and procedures
  • Install servers, switches, routers, and storage hardware inside the IT Room and/or IT Closets
  • Provide on-site vendor support for maintenance, break/fix, and/or upgrades and issue problem, change, and request tickets when necessary
  • Diagnose hardware issues and repair, upgrade and RMAs as required
  • Respond to and update tickets in accordance with Data Center Operations procedures and when appropriate, escalate issues quickly and efficiently to solve problems.
  • Provide onsite support for device troubleshooting to include power cycles/reboots, cable installation/testing/replacement, and media handling support.
  • Ensure that the data center inventory is updated and accurate on a regular basis, based upon moves, additions, and changes including DCIM. Oversees datacenter equipment intake and decommissioning processes.
  • Handle incoming shipments and track server assets through deployment
  • Use and maintain server automation and installation tools
  • Maintain, contribute to, and improve documentation for the data center operations knowledge base
  • Follow and improve data center best practices
  • Track issues and run reports
  • During this initial phase of the project, we will need someone who works with the Engineering department coordinating the deployment activities (Infrastructure installation, Data Center and Campus backbone deployment, Power installation supervision, etc.