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Data Centre Cabling Design Expert (1-year Direct Contract)

Job Level:  Professional

Singapore, SG, 068897

Due Date:  12/15/2021
Area of Expertise:  IT & Tech Engineering
Unit:  Allianz Technology
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Not applicable
Employment Type:  Temporary
ID:  3263

Job Purpose/Role

Allianz Technology is the internal IT service provider of Allianz Group; one of the largest insurance company in the world. This is a Data Center Engineer position in the Allianz Technology Data Center team which requires knowledge of Data Center migration activities.


Key Responsibilities

The role requires to work closely with the project manager leading the relocation (lift and shift) of workloads and systems within Allianz Technology Data Center in Singapore. This involves managing the relocation of in-production infrastructure systems that are shared across multiple Allianz Operating Entities (OE), engaging multiple stakeholders crossing several time zones with multiple implementation phases.

This engineer has to assess, design and provide an appropriate structural cabling solution to “lift and shift” the systems in phases with no impact to production. The role has overall responsibility for the delivery of design and overseeing execution of the structural cabling works within the Data Center for the migration.  This includes sourcing and coordinating on the deliverables from sub-contractors, partners, vendors and Allianz Teams.


Key Requirements/Skills/Experience

We are looking for someone who is passionate about Data Center Infrastructure and Technology with following skillset:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related Technical field.
  • Experience in designing structural cabling solutions within the Data Center
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as DC Engineer with proven track record of managing and delivering complex large-scale enterprise IT Projects and ability to deliver with a geographically dispersed team.
  • Basic understanding of server and networking
  • Strong familiarity with Data Center operations and protocols
  • Proven ability to solve problems creatively and independently
  • Strong interpersonal skills and resourceful
  • Ability to speak and write in English fluently in order to effectively communicate with project team members across different countries.