Data Center Engineer - R - Next Step Systems (New York)


: $115,490.00 - $170,130.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

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Data Center Engineer

We are seeking a sharp, detail-oriented and technically savvy Data Center Engineer to join the Hardware Operations Engineering team. The Hardware Operations Engineering team operates and manages the hardware fleet of data centers including servers, networking equipment and power distribution systems.


-Deploy and configure data center hardware.

-Design and implement data center rack layouts and elevations.

-Contribute to the lifecycle management of the hardware fleet.

-Act as SME for troubleshooting and drive the resolution of hardware issues.

-Interface with data center facility providers, remote support, and hardware vendors to ensure the company receives a high level of service.

-Develop detailed BOMs for the Procurement team when requesting new hardware.

-Engage with partner engineering teams to complete critical projects for the firm.

-Schedule and coordinate work in multiple locations, across different time zones.


-4+ years of experience working with server, network, and storage hardware within a multi-site global setting.

-BS/BA degree in a relevant discipline.

-Experience with Linux and the command line with remote administration tools (IPMI, iLO, iDRAC).

-Experience working with hardware from Tier 1 (Dell, HPE) and Tier 2 (SuperMicro) manufacturers.

-Familiarity with Linux and being comfortable working within the command line.

-A strong aptitude and interest for solving problems and utilizing deep technical expertise to efficiently and quickly resolve issues.

-Ability to work around highly sensitive machines and networking equipment without causing downtime or outages, including the ability to lift equipment weighing 50lbs.

*Will Relocate The Right Candidate! Will Sponsor Visa s. Will only consider candidates from top tier computer science universities and/or individuals with a stellar GPA. Bachelor s and/or Master s degree from a top computer science program with a GPA of 3.5 or higher. PhD preferred. Top computer science program preferred (Carnegie Mellon University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology/MIT, Stanford University, University of California-Berkeley, Cornell University, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign, Princeton University, University of Washington, University of Texas-Austin, Georgia Institute of Technology, California Institute of Technology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, etc.

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Associated topics: equipment, infrastructure, ip, maintain, maintenance, satellite, server, system engineer, system specialist, system technician * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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