CDS Vacancies



Infrastructure Support Specialist II

ATH Reference:



United Kingdom

Job Area:


Closure Date:

30 September 2020

Date Posted:

21 August 2020

Hiring Manager:

Sudan Umassudan


***** Please be aware this role may close prior to end date *****

New opportunity for an Infrastructure Support Specialist II, permanent full time role based in our site Credit Suisse in Slough.

Security clearance required



Provide Data Centre cabling activities installation, termination and testing of all data center interlink cabling ( i.e CAT-5e, CAT-6 6A, fibre optic)

 Based on customer site in Slough SL1 4JU Mon – Fri 07:00 – 21:00 split shift, Sat 08:00 – 17:00






Responsible for the delivery of solutions within named accounts;


·        Installation, termination and testing of all data centre interlink cabling ( i.e CAT-5e, CAT-6 6A, fibre optic)

·        Responsible for all data cable infrastructure installs – UTP, OM3/OM4 and single mode fibre

·        Installation, maintenance and lifecycle of the whole trunk-infrastructure across building backbone

·        Fault- finding of network cabling within Datacentre, able to trace and test connections and resolving issues. Fibre Optic termination testing and fault finding with OTDR, Fluke testing equipment

·        Provide onsite support using Fluke testing equipment to test all new and suspect cable connections.

·        Supporting of LAN & WAN Infrastructure components, structured cabling, VOIP telephone systems and voice recording.

·        Managing Patch schedules for Platform provisioning ( i.e new server deployment), patch cables are installed- labelled and tested according to work order requests

·        Ability to order and manage stock, keeping an up to date inventory of all cabling.

·        Liaise with the DCOFM Team Leads and schedule cabling infrastructure works according to prioritization.




·        The ideal candidate will need to have an extensive knowledge of data cabling with proven experience of (CAT-5e, CAT-6 6A, and fiber optic), able to terminate patch panels floor boxes and wall panels with proven accreditations and experience.

·        Basic understanding of network VLAN’s and IP addressing

·        Have good knowledge of Fiber Optic terminating testing and fault-finding with OTDR and Fluke testing equipment.

·        Good knowledge of cabling products of manufacturer’s i.e Systemax, Commscope, Corning, etc






·        Good knowledge of cabling products of manufacturer’s i.e Systemax, Commscope, Anixter , Corning, etc

·        Knowledge of end user ticketing tools, Snow/Remedy including updating –forwarding and closing of tickets.

·        Good Excel skills

·        Strong interpersonal skills, customer orientation, self-motivation, and the ability to work in a team are important

·        Ability to work independently and manage time effectively

·        Positive attitude, ready to help all support teams with cabling related issues