IT Technician

Recruiter
Datacenterpeople Limited
Location
Dartford
Salary
£25-30k
Posted
01 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Data Centre IT Technician

Mission

  • Ensure proper functioning of the hardware contained in the datacenters
  • Participate in deploying new infrastructures in datacenters
  • Ensure permanent quality and sustainability

Work

  • Install and remove servers from racks to deliver them to customers in an efficient manner ensuring quality and adherence in execution and protocol at every stage (server isolation, introducing server to the water-cooling circuit, powering up server, configuring network, guaranteeing continuity of service to neighboring servers)
  • Test equipment and troubleshoot
  • Conduct preventive server maintenance and corrective actions
  • Participate in emergency troubleshooting of datacenter infrastructure and if necessary, escalate to the appropriate person(s) accompanying any issue to the end of troubleshooting
  • Perform overhauls and maintenance for non-rented servers
  • Install and prepare material as requested, deploy new equipment following all available documentation
  • Monitor equipment dashboards and status indicators
  • Assess the severity of faults and make the necessary incident reports
  • If necessary, manage faults in a quick and efficient manner assuring quality is not compromised in the process

Skills

Knowledge and experience

  • Knowledge of hardware (components) of dedicated servers
  • Use of basic Linux commands
  • Knowledge of IT & environmental components (network, electrical, air-flow, air filtration, cooling, water cooling

Personality

  • Detail-oriented
  • Multi-tasking and ability to work on different projects at the same time
  • Strong team player
  • Capacity to deal with pressure
  • Ability to work autonomously

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959441592