Capacity Analyst

  • Location

    Slough, Berkshire

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    £35000 - £55000 per annum + Many, many benefits

  • Contact:

    Martin Warner

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    278 Capacity Analyst_1541606091

  • Job Published:

    4 months ago

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  • Startdate:

    December 2018/January 2019

My client is looking to recruit a very strong professional with either Capacity Analysis or CAD Technician skills

If you have experience using CAD my client's EMEA Capacity Team are searching for a Capacity Analyst to assist with projects and work on the efficiency of their Datacenters.

As the Capacity Analyst you will work closely with the Sales team, Sales Engineering (SE) and Technical Facilities Management staff (TFM) to handle and analyse the Capacity (Space, Power & Cooling) inventory within each Data Centre (IBX) building and geographic region.

The Analyst will include the analysis of the footprint capacity requirement, customer requirement and in conjunction with TFM, electrical consumption and heat load in order to optimally locate clients in IBXs.

The Capacity Analyst will make the decision where within an IBX a potential customer is to be allocated, while still meeting all of the customer's requirements.

The role is wide and varied but will include

- Responsibility for Capacity analysis, allocation and inventory layout integrity.
- Making decisions to optimise customer placement in situations where multiple opportunities are competing.
- Using Capacity tools, including AutoCAD MAP 3D and Microsoft Office.
- Working with Sales Engineering, Operations and Technical Engineering staff to deliver bespoke solutions for customers, when standard solutions are insufficient to meet customer needs.
- Working on capacity release programs to improve/maximise the Capacity revenue generating capabilities of an IBX.

- The job will be executed in normal office environment and occasionally datacenter visits are required as well some travel to other countries in the EMEA region.
- Leading occasionally specific assigned initiatives / projects.

To be considered for this excellent role the successful applicant will need

- Demonstrable experience in the field of Space Planning or Mechanical & Electrical systems planning.
- Professional experience in Data Centre colo design, construction, space planning, power planning, maintenance, operations and/or project planning / management.
- Strong mathematical analytical skills with advanced knowledge of Excel for analysis.
- Advanced AutoCAD experience / in space planning.

- Strong communicator to be able to arbitrate between Sales and Operational to deliver the optimal solutions

This is an excellent role with one of my favourite clients - please send your CV to me, Martin Warner, and I will get back to you as soon as possible