Tuesday , February 27 2024

Amazon Jobs Near Me – Data Center Technician

Website Amazon

Job Description:

A Data Center Technician will work as part of the Operations team whose primary responsibility is the maintenance and upkeep of the data center infrastructure. The candidate may be the primary point of contact for both internal customers (for example: Network Engineers, Systems Engineers, Software Developers, Database Engineers, Technical Operations) and external customers (Hardware Vendors, Contractors, Service Providers among others). The position is full time and has an on-call (standby) component every 5-6 weeks, operating on a 24*7 rotation. The ideal candidate is someone with hands-on hardware experience.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with cross-functional teams on a regular basis to complete routine work
  • Engage with Smart Hands in EU Regional POPs
  • Identify and help create process improvements relevant to the data center environment
  • Work and meet SLA’s against assigned trouble tickets via a directed workflow
  • First line touch point for hardware troubleshooting and technical issues
  • Participate in team meetings for metric analysis and daily/weekly goals achievement
  • Identify and help create documentation for use globally
  • Adhere to security and safety best practices in the data center
  • Participate in Data Center power & cooling events
  • Perform regular server hardware repairs (drives, motherboards etc.)
  • Carry out routine network, server hardware and OS related repairs

Job Requirements:

  • Preferred qualifications:
  • Basic to intermediate knowledge of Linux is an advantage
  • Ability to take direction from both a directed work system and/or a team lead
  • Able to lift/move up to 20kg equipment on a daily basis
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Basic to intermediate knowledge of networking is an advantage
  • Experience with one of the following connection protocols/technologies: SSH, TELNET, IPMI, LILO

Qualification & Experience:

  • 3+ years of technical experience
  • Intermediate knowledge of computer hardware systems

Job Details:

Company: Amazon

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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