Data Center Technician - Level 2

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Apex Systems
Technician, Management, Network, Cabling, IT, Systems
Full Time

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Data Center Technician- Level 2

Location: Des Moines, IA

As a Data Center Technician, you are a primary resolver for your support team, and are skilled at troubleshooting one or more operating systems. You are able to troubleshoot and solve all but the most complex infrastructure issues. Issues are escalated to the appropriate resolver groups when necessary. You understand all aspects of the equipment you support. You know how to innovate and make decisions on your own, but also know how to take direction when it is given, paying attention to all details involved.

You are able to execute small projects on your own and work with your manager in planning and executing larger local projects. You understand all aspects of the equipment you support. You are able to delivery results within scope and tight deadlines.

You will be responsible for:

- Create, review cable maps and determine cable lengths required, provide cable lengths to order

- QC, validate correct cable connections, correct cable management, and dressing

- If required, team manager of 5-10 supplier resources

- Visual inspect all remaining DBD's removed, and verify all Egress Permits have completed all steps up to Management section

- Server/Network/rPDU device rack, stack and cable incl. Cable Management
- Rack/MOR Cabling - General supervised Deployment support
- Decommission IT equipment (server and network under supervision), DBD removal only (does not perform any scanning)
- Basic Server (Discrete/Rack-based) repair following documented procedures
- Physically assist in moving and racking equipment
- Maintain data center facilities removing debris and empty boxes once no longer needed
- Hard drive shredding
- Moving Locked DBD Bins to shred area
- Physical audit of drinks/stationary on campus and reorder as necessary through CBRE/Staples
- Perform rack movement

- Spare part cycle count audits
- Logistics/Warehouse Support (Sending/Receiving)
- Handle storage media/Data Bearing Device (DBD) Reconcile/Physical Audits
- Basic Server (Discrete/Rack-based) repair following documented procedures
- Fiber Link Cleaning
- MS Asset updates/auditing
- Middle of Rack (MOR) buildout
- Data-bearing Device shredding
- Perform power cycles
- RMA processing & Coordination with Logistics Team
- Perform Troubleshooting and swap out failed components
- Installation of software and firmware updates.
- Receive logical and physical hardware into system
- Scope, test, QC, and troubleshoot power, cable connections

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 844-463-6178.

Company Information

Apex Systems is a world class technology services business that incorporates industry insights and experience to deliver solutions that fulfill our clients’ digital visions. We provide a continuum of service from workforce mobilization and modern enterprise solutions to digital innovation to drive better results and bring more value to our clients. Apex transforms our customers with modern enterprise solutions tailored to the industries we serve. Apex has a presence in over 70 markets across US, Canada and Mexico. Apex is a segment of ASGN Inc. (NYSE: ASGN)

Dice Id : apexsan
Position Id : BHJOB2374_1181586
Originally Posted : 1 month ago

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