We have Data-center Technician Opening @ Vancouver, BC

Full time
Canada
Posted 3 weeks ago

SUMMARY

DEV IT is looking for a Datacenter Technician. The position will include a variety of responsibilities in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate is highly motivated, imaginative, innovative, easy to work with, and excited to learn new, bleeding-edge technologies.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Deploy, setup and maintain enterprise hardware from various manufactures (Dell, HP, Sun, Cisco, NetApp, EMC)
  • Install (and remove) racks, shelving, power strips, rails, cable management within data center
  • Install custom configured operating systems (Windows, Linux, and FreeBSD)
  • Perform minor troubleshooting and assist senior level engineers in troubleshooting customer problems
  • Maintain accurate records of all Data Center equipment
  • Install hardware upgrades in existing servers
  • Fabricate and run network cables
  • Possess the ability to comprehend and execute company-wide interdepartmental escalation procedures
  • Participate in team meetings, providing input and suggestions to further increase productivity
  • Perform daily facility related tasks and any other assigned duties

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • High School Diploma
  • Basic understanding of computer hardware
  • Basic understanding of networking with an emphasis on TCP/IP
  • Experience installing and configuring Windows or Linux systems
  • Strong understanding of server technology including RAID
  • Knowledge of IP tables and Windows Firewalls
  • Ability to function as a team member and get along with others
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and written
  • Must have flexible shift availability including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must have excellent problem solving and the ability to prioritize tasks and responsibilities
  • Ability to lift 50lbs
  • 1 year related experience in Data Center Environment
  • Understanding of data center cabling standards including fiber optics
  • Basic working knowledge of electrical systems and general electrical theory
  • Microsoft and/or Cisco certification a plus
  • Experience with Cisco firewalls a plus
  • Excellent English writing skill, good English speaking skill

Job Features

Job CategoryData-center Technician

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