Data Center Engineer
Job Description The contractor shall provide data center and engineering support services. The contractor shall work with the appropriate government leads to define and execute the systems engineering processes and activities required to support the fit-up of project specific information technology infrastructure in terms of data center engineering subject matter. The contractor shall provide engineering support guiding the program through a disciplined sequence of steps appropriate to developing a data center IT integration solution to satisfy customer requirements and organizational tactical/strategic objectives.
|Work with the appropriate government leads to define and execute the data center engineering processes and activities required to support the fit-up of project specific IT infrastructure in a data center environment. |
Provide engineering support guiding the program through a disciplined sequence of steps appropriate to develop data center solutions to satisfy customer requirements and organizational tactical/strategic objectives.
Design and manage rack layouts and ensure compliance with all applicable standards/regulations
Engineer, design and develop cable plant and data center integration solutions in accordance with physical space layouts for Campus Area Networks (CAN), Wide Area Networks (WAN), communications and telephony closets for new construction facilities, core rehabilitations, major renovations, and high risk Service Projects (SP) within secure facilities for Government, Contractor, and Military organizations.
Advise the Installations and Logistics Office of power, space and cooling requirements and/or concerns.
Provide data center engineering expertise to develop technical cable plant solutions to solve customer network requirements.
Provide support to the requirements gathering process, including identifying, logging, and tracking existing and new requirements.
Follow Datacenters procedures and processes and with Government approval establish new and/or modify existing procedures and processes for efficiency.
Create engineering artifacts that satisfy requirements.
Coordinate/assist in documenting existing programs into a cohesive architecture.
Document site-specific technical requirements and provide implementation strategies.
Perform Gap Analysis of existing passive/active network architectures.
Evaluate operational and technical alternatives, providing options/solutions while ensuring interoperability of system requirements.
Identify risks or potential obstacles to fulfilling architectural requirements.
Provide Technical IT Integration Support.
Provide status and progress reports through periodic formal reviews and through informal meetings.
Maintain technical documentation within a change/configuration control system.
Prepare briefings, status reporting mechanism, and metrics
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We’re laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.