Data Center Technician in Newark, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/30/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Newark, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    8/30/2019
  • Job ID:
    194996
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $30.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    425/629-7704

Job Description

Job Summary

Volt currently has an opening for a Data Center Technician at our client site in Newark, CA.  In this role you will be responsible maintaining server hardware, software and network connectivity in a complex data center environment.  This is an ideal opportunity for someone that has previous Data Center experience and is a natural problem solver, has great attention to detail, technical aptitude and a strong work ethic.  Please apply today if you are interested!

Responsibilities

  • Racking and stacking servers in a data center environment
  • Replace failed fans, motherboards, CPUs, hard drives, DIMMs, cache batteries and other related server hardware
  • Upgrade system firmware and software as needed
  • Work closely with application teams for day to day support issues, break/fix issues and any scheduled maintenance
  • Monitor and track all activity in ticketing system
  • Ticket triage and escalation to the appropriate level
  • Working with hand tools
  • Maintain server build and release SLA
  • Configuration of OS and Network in Unix/Linux envrionment
  • Troubleshoot Cat6 Ethernet and Fiber Optic connections

Key Qualifications

  • Minimum of 5 years experience working in a Data Center environment with 10,000+ servers
  • Knowledge of Cat6 and/or Fiber networking standards
  • Unix/Linux command line experience (commands to check configuration settings or perform troubleshooting - must have)
  • More advanced Unix/Linux System administration nice to have
  • Scripting experience
  • Deep understanding of networking standards and configuration
  • Multi-meter and Oscilloscope experience nice to have
  • Any Networking or Computer certifications are nice to have
  • Commitment to excellence and high standards
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to multitask and manage priorities
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • High degree of professionalism
  • Available to work Mon-Fri, 2pm-11pm shift
  • Able to lift and move 50lbs of equipment daily

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer