CDS Vacancies



Infrastructure Support Specialist II

ATH Reference:



United Kingdom

Job Area:


Closure Date:

14 September 2021

Date Posted:

14 June 2021

Hiring Manager:

Sudan Umassudan


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

New great opportunity is now open as a Infrastructure Support Specialist II based in London / Credit Suisse

Permanent full time role


Role Overview:

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 London, E14 2AX Mon – Fri 13:00 – 21:00, Sat 08:00 – 17:00 on rotation

Detailed Job Description:

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.

Essentials Skills/Qualifications:

  • 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


Desirable Skills/Qualifications:


  • 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
  • A minimum of 2 years  working experience in enterprise Data Centres in financial institutes


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