CDS Vacancies



Infrastructure Support Specialist II

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United Kingdom

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Closure Date:

08 July 2021

Date Posted:

08 April 2021

Hiring Manager:

Sudan Umassudan


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

Infrastructure Support Specialist II

We have a new vacancy to offer as a permanent full time role in our site Credit Suisse based in Slough.


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