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Job Number: 1230999
listing title: Data Center Technician-Facilities
Employment Type: Contract
Job location: Chicago, Illinois
Post Date: Nov 13 2018
income: DOE
Detailed Listing description
Our client, a major financial services company is seeking a Data Center Technician for a long term consulting engagement.

6AM-2PM weekdays
Candidate needs to understand and be able to deal with a wide array of problems with all types of data center hardware and software on the fly, or in an emergency.
Install servers and network equipment into cabinets and racks
CAT6, single-mode, and multi-mode fiber cabling installations and support
Troubleshoot layer 1, 2, and 3 LAN connections using Fluke testing equipment
Assigning IP from IP database tool
Configure and troubleshoot basic network switch ports for new hosts using Cisco IOS and Nexus platforms
Break/Fix hardware maintenance on mission critical systems (BIOS updates, hard drives, memory, RAID controller)
Cabinet power load and consumption measurements
Inventory control for servers, components and cables using DCIM software
Use of an automated ticket system to organize work requests
Planning and coordination of equipment migrations and new equipment installations
Develop detailed documentation of operations, best practices, and procedures
Proactively and independently work on projects as needed.Provide 24 x 7 technical support for the data center. Receive and ship inventory as required
Required expertise:
Must have one of the following professional Information technology certifications: ICND1 or 2, CCNA Data Center, RHCSA, MCSE or working equivalent
Must have 1-2 years of working practice in data center facilities and infrastructure including power, cabling, and rack management design
Working expertise of networking, server and cable hardware
Cover weekend testing events as needed
Excellent written and verbal communication expertise (MS Office practice)
Consistently work to enhance system performance and systems availcapability
Preferred expertise of financial trading systems is a plus
May require working in cramped spaces or elevated locations
The capability to lift up to 50 pounds
Drivers license and reliable transportation

6AM-2PM weekdays


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Job Location: Chicago, Illinois
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Post Date: 11/14/2018 / Viewed 60 times
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