Data Centre Technician Job Description

We are looking for a highly skilled data centre technician to ensure that our data servers and network perform optimally.

As a data centre technician, you should exhibit extensive experience in ensuring optimal efficiency of data centre infrastructure.

Data Centre Technician Responsibilities:

  • Protect important information by performing backup on all critical systems
  • Carry out system administration tasks such as software installation/updates, security patches, and hardware maintenance
  • Monitor customer network servers and storage systems to ensure uptime and efficient resolution of issues
  • Assist senior level engineers in designing/modifying network systems and application infrastructure
  • Develop standards and procedures for carrying out systems and network operations
  • Perform basic repair of damaged or faulty equipment and devices
  • Maintain records of all system administration operations and present reports to superiors
  • Oversee the running of data cables during the installation of new equipment
  • Conduct preventative maintenance on data centre equipment to ensure efficient operations
  • Listen to customer complaints and assist them in the resolution of technical issues

Data Centre Technician Requirements:

  • Degree in computer science, information technology, or similar.
  • CompTIA ServerPlus, CompTIA Network, or CCNP certification would be advantageous.
  • 2-3 years of experience as a data centre technician, or similar.
  • In-depth knowledge of data centre environments, servers, and network equipment.
  • Extensive experience in installing, monitoring, and maintaining data centre equipment.
  • Exceptional ability to work as part of a team, provide IT support, and resolve errors.
  • Ability to keep up with advancements in data centre infrastructure and technologies.
  • Proficiency in documenting network processes.