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Hardware Data Centre Technician
Ref No.: 17-00695
Location: Denver, Colorado
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 10/30/2017 to 10/30/2018
Our client’s mission has always been to help their customers achieve what matters most to them. Their team is passionate about customer success. The company culture and work environment support that dedication. Together with their global network of partners, they are united in one goal: to help their customers achieve the outcomes that matter most to them.
 
After more than 20 years, they remain a leader in computer storage and data management.  Their story is still about delivering innovation that gives their customers an edge over their competitors.
 
Should you be offered a position as a Mindteck Consultant, you can take advantage of our very competitive and often above market compensation and one of the best benefit packages the consulting industry has to offer.
 
Package Overview:
  • Competitive Salary
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Affordable Medical, Dental and Vision Plans
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Life/AD&D, Short- and Long-Term Disability Benefits
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
Title: Hardware Data Centre Technician - 17-00695
Location: Denver, CO
Duration: 12 Months
 
Description:
We are looking for a Hardware/Data Center Technician to support our software development lab systems and data centers. In this role, you will be very hands-on with SolidFire's all-flash storage solution, development servers, and diverse networking environments. You will work closely with our Systems Operations Engineers (systems administration/developers) and Network Engineers to support SolidFire's datacenters. You will also interact with our software development and test engineering teams to support their infrastructure needs. This is a position on a close-knit team with excellent growth opportunities in a very exciting, high-growth segment of the tech industry.¿
 
Job Responsibilities
  • Provide hands on support of our equipment in our main datacenter in downtown Denver
  • Manage installation and maintain structured cabling system
  • Rack & stack of lab hardware
  • Work with our ticket system
  • Meticulously document and maintain accurate records and document all problems
  • Operate, monitor, maintain, and respond to abnormal conditions in facilities systems
  • Assist data center employees with management of all lab equipment, handle breaks/fixes and determine root cause failure reason
  • Perform routine hardware repairs, replacements, as well as upgrades to existing hardware while causing minimal, if any, downtime for users and clients
  • Support the automation our "state of health " monitoring tools (coordinating with our DevOps and Automation Engineering teams)
  • Provide server maintenance, management, and provisioning for end users
  • Coordinate with system administration engineering and network engineering teams to support systems
  • Document standard procedures, change control records, RCAs, and other communication mediums
  • Physically transport equipment between our Denver and Boulder sites and install servers typically weighing 40-45lbs in data center racks
  • Participate in a team-wide on-call support rotation
Requirements:
  • 1-2 years of experience in a data center, critical uptime environment, or equivalent technical training
  • Demonstrated ability to recognize and understand the uses of commodity hardware such as CPU, memory, hard drives, network interface cards, etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to have completed multiple, moderately complex technical tasks
  • Successful candidates will have knowledge of hardware systems, networking concepts, and basic Linux, VMWare and Windows systems
  • Knowledge of networking technologies, systems, and circuits
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to communicate intelligently and effectively with team members and end users
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Ability to lift 60lbs
  • Ability to manage multiple requests, prioritize and manage time effectively to meet deadlines
  • Possess a creative mind that is always looking to improve services and environment by taking initiative to better serve the end users as well as the data center team
  • Ability to identify issues before they arise and take actions to correct them
About Mindteck
Join Us!  We're a growth-oriented company that needs the valuable contributions you will make as the Hardware Data Center Technician to join our team in Denver, CO
 
While others say it, we do it: We Care. We've helped thousands of talented individuals carve out their role and have a healthy work-life balance.
Just like life, you'll experience a good mix of challenges and opportunities. But we'll be rooting for you along the way.
 
Apply Today!
Presently, Mindteck employs over 1,000 individuals throughout offices in:
  • US
  • UK
  • Singapore
  • Malaysia
  • Bahrain
  • India
  • It also has four development centers (US, Singapore and India [Kolkata, Bangalore]).
The company is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE 517344) and is among a select group of global companies appraised at Maturity Level 5, Version 1.3 of the CMMI Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) www.Mindteck.com
 
Mindteck is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other trait protected by law

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