What you’ll be doing...

The Data Center Support Specialistis responsible for performing data center operations and support, as well as technical administration and/or analysis duties in support of various network and hardware/software operations management.

Responsibilities:

  • Pre- installation prep, post installation documentation and quality assurance, asset inventory auditing through the established Data Center Inventory Management tool, back up tape and disk administration, and shipping/receiving asset management documentation.
  • Producing specific deliverables relating to operations management.
  • Install and coordinate installation of all compute and network hardware
  • Install various types of cabling for above devices including Fiber and copper
  • Trouble shoot hardware and connectivity problems within the data center
  • Attend planning and crisis calls as needed
  • Handle tape coordination including ejects and coordinate off site shipping and tracking
  • Occasionally leadstaff members and peers on projects.
  • Workindependently and typically requires supervision on complex tasks only.
  • Work as a team member with senior technical staff on large, complex technical projects.
  • Completeassigned technical projects on time (e.g.. analysis, development, implementation, testing, monitoring, maintenance, production support, documentation, etc.)
  • Analyzeproblems, develops and implements solutions, and makes decisions that significantly impact projects.
  • Actas a subject matter expert while providing coaching and mentoring to more junior members. Resolves escalated trouble tickets and complex issues within the established timeframes while providing quality customer service.
  • Works Third Shift

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Associate’s degree or two or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • BS degree in computer, network or related field.
  • Experience working within enterprise data center environment
  • CompTIA Certification
  • Ability to lift 50lbs and reach under sub-floor for installing or removing cables.
  • Good understanding of data center hardware and technology
  • Good understanding of facilities infrastructure
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent team and customer skills
  • PC skills including Microsoft Office
  • Good written and verbal communications

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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