Data Center Technician (Fortune 20 company)
We've partnered locally with a Fortune 50 company to build out a team of Data Center Technicians for their growing data centers in the Northern Virginia area.This is a great opportunity to grow within an enterprise company that will provide a vast amount of training, stock options, benefits. This will additionally provide the resources to train more junior or mid level IT candidates to move up into long term careers in areas such as: cloud architects, network engineers, system architects, system engineers, software engineers, etc.Qualifications include:Bachelors or Associates Degree in Information Technology or related fields of studyOne year of experience in a commercial Data Center or experience with server break fixExperience racking/stacking serversExtensive Hardware ExperienceGeek squad or data center background preferredDay to day responsibilities include:Decommissioning and processing of legacy hardware out of the data center facilities.Hard drive installation and removal, and destruction Basic Networking removal/installation and clearing of configurations.Physical layer and Application layer.Updating progress through a web ticketing systemReporting of processes and regular status updates Documenting procedures.Escalating to senior technicians and management as needed/required. Familiarity with basic PC components/hardware: HDD/SSD/Flash/Removable storage media USB/FireWire/Esata Ram/CPU/Motherboard/Input-Output devicesAbout TEKsystems:Join TEKsystems(R), a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email accommodation@teksystems .com for other accommodation options.