Levi, Ray & Shoup, Inc. Data Center Technician in Centennial, Colorado
LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to our clients since 1979. We've built a solid reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you!
Looking for more than just another assignment? We're looking for you! This isn't just another assignment, but a real opportunity and a challenge for the right person. LRS Consulting Services is seeking an experienced Data Center Technician for a 3 month contract opportunity, with likely 2020 extension with our client in Centennial, CO!
Be able to work 3rd Shift 12am-8am Sunday morning – Thursday morning or Tuesday morning – Saturday morning.
Configure, install, maintain and upgrade computer systems hardware and software.
Provide operational support for the organization's information systems and peripheral equipment, such as servers, switch and storage devices.
Rack and stack equipment including: network switches and routers, servers, power distribution devices, equipment grounding, patch cable network connections to equipment including copper and fiber, any other equipment necessary for data center operations.
Install structured wiring including network drops, coax cable drops and specialty cable with appropriate connectors in support of facilities operations for the corporate offices. Install network equipment and patch infrastructure in tele-data closets and patch in network drops using copper and fiber patch cords.
Perform daily walk-through in the data center and associated spaces to check for alarms in data center equipment including: access control and security systems, servers, network equipment and any other devices installed and in operation. Ensure data center is kept clean and tidy.
Handle all tickets related to these job functions using Service Now as a tracking and trouble management system. Minimize time to close tickets while maintaining a high level of quality in work performed to resolve tickets.
Assist with receiving, asset tagging, storing, deployment of equipment and tools for data center operations as necessary.
4+ years of relevant Data Center experience
Experience with data center type infrastructure and structured wiring using Avaya, Chatsworth, Corning, Panduit, Siemon, SystiMAX and similar products typical of a data center environment
Experience with hand and power tools including: drills and saws, cable cutters and other cable terminating tools
Knowledge of and ability to make and repair copper patch cables in multiple configurations
Experience using various test sets including: power system multi-meters, cable test set (Fluke DSX), fiber testing (Fluke OTDR), cable testing and certification, network test sets (Fluke OptiView Series II Network Analyzer) for terrestrial and wireless networks
Experience analyzing the data center environment and identifying areas of improvement and potential trouble conditions
Strong candidates will have experience with data center operations
Strong candidates will have Certifications from cabling and equipment manufactures
Candidate must be able to effectively communicate in English (written & verbal)
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