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Craig Bevan

I am a data center man.

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$$$ COST REDUCTION $$$

Through cost saving incentives. Through diversity, stream lined processes, governance and appropriate engagements with client care and vendors to saving millions of $$$.

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EFFECTIVE DATA CENTRE APPLICATION SOLUTIONING

BMS, DCIM, RF-Code, Tileflow and realtime data trend monitor reporting.

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MANAGEMENT

An all rounder who gets Management tasks completed effectively and on time, regardless of any given situation. This includes people, processes, governance, RISK, HSE, FM, Audit, IT, MEP and client care.

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PROBLEM SOLVER

I have strong project management skills. It is a long established fact that a reader will be distracted by the readable content.

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12 Countries Visited

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20.000 Cups Of Coffee and counting

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WORK HISTORY

Sept 2008 – Current

Data Centre Technical Manager

Injazat Data Systems.

U.K Citizen –open to discuss new opportunities worldwide
A problem solver and team builder with over 25 years’ experience in the Datacenter industry, with broad technology background and attention to detail in IT Infrastructure, Communications, FM and Operational governance, process and risk Workflows. I am a dedicated and self-motivated Technology expert. I have extensive experience in gathering, analyzing and interpreting technical and operational documental requirements to support Enterprise-wide C level strategic decision making. I capitalise on opportunities to improve efficiency, productivity, and profitability in a variety of operational business roles. Having a diverse background in deadline-driven, high availability (Tier-4 datacenter) environments enables me to manage teams directly whilst working across cultures to motivate others to achieve common goals…

Sept 2005 – Jun 2007

Data Centre Management

EDS.

Datacenter Facility Management for a tier 3 Data Center offering Co-Lo and Managed services. Responsible for providing support for all staffing requirements.  To ensure continuous uptime and SLA compliance, adhering to ITIL methodologies. Manage the entire building and staff, including all HVAC, power distribution/generation and UPS systems, fire detection/suppression systems, physical security and building automation applications…

Feb 2002 – May 2005

Data Centre Technical Specialist

EDS.

Apart from overseeing technical operations I ran local Health & Safety Officer programs, Internal Audits and Quality Assurance for EDS Data Centres. Responsible for all activities within a 2000+ server farm and web hosting environment at an EDS Premier Service Management Centre / Data Centre. Manage the 20+ Data Centre Engineers and Support Staff, ensuring adequate on-site presence for a 24 x 7 facility. Design and implement best working practices, including Permit to Work system, Risk Management, Change Management requests, Root Cause Analysis and associated documentation. Manage requests for additional floor changes and amendments to existing utilisation, preparing a Capacity Report to accurately reflect the hardware in-situ and available space. Oversee hardware installations through the complete cycle, utilising a fully hands-on management approach within the team, installing racks, patch panels, cabling, building\racking servers loading a base O/S. Facilities Management  to ensure system uptime on static Pillar UPS systems, CCU, and DX units…

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Data Center Skills

Management

Technical

Problem Solver

Client Care

Design Skills

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Greenfield

Infrastructure

MEP

TESTIMONIALS

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Craig Bevan

Being Updated…

He is a great and hardworking guy. I am so proud of i have him as my asistant. He helped me so much. Also i am so proud of i have him as my asistant. He helped me so much.

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Craig Bevan

Being Updated…

He was a great co-worker and a friend. I would’t be where i am without his support.

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Craig Bevan

Being Updated…

He is ok. I don’t really know him. He looks nice.

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based in the UAE

Tel : +971552017291

craigb [at] craigbevan.co.uk

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