One of the most critical functions within VAST is achieving operational capability and performance of our platform and the ability to deploy and maintain global server, storage and network capacity. We are seeking a datacenter and manufacturing test operations engineer to help with the physical aspect of our Eng QA deployments, including racking and cabling, with an opportunity to grow to provide additional technical value within the Operations organization, such as in areas of network administration and development / test automation.
Your main responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Data Center Responsibilities:
Flawless deployment of all data center hardware, including rack mounting and cabling of network and server infrastructure.
Structured cabling of power, copper, and fiber network connections.
Configure and test all hardware for deployment to local and remote sites
Develop and maintain automation, monitoring, and processes to assure operational uptime and efficiency.
Basic proficiency in coding/scripting to develop tools to help with our daily workflow.
Work with contract manufacturer and internal engineering teams to optimize for creating as quick and efficient of a turn-up process as possible.
Work with Operations and Systems Engineering teams in bringing up incremental rack-level infrastructure, as well as troubleshooting physical server hardware and network devices.
Manufacturing Test Responsibilities:
Supports test engineering functions at the manufacturing sites including:
Collaborate with product team to implement and deploy test strategies, test plans, and test processes for a group of products.
Perform product test coverage analysis
Maintain test programs and scripts at Manufacturing Partners.
Provides technical support for all systemic defects and Line stops/Purges/Quality issues.
Factory site technical quality metrics ownership and driving metrics improvement relating to testing.
Manufacturing test capacity management, asset, and budget planning and management
Responsible for specifying, developing and/or procuring test equipment, test fixtures and, test solutions.
Oversees the delivery and assembly of test equipment.
BS in technical degree
Ability to work within a contract manufacturing environment
Experience in data center engineering, manufacturing test engineering, IT infrastructure
Experience with Server Hardware Troubleshooting
Linux systems administration and scripting experience is a plus.
Familiarity with datacenter
Location: San Francisco Bay area