Posted 25 days ago

Data Center Technician

Aurora, United States | $150,000 - $200,000 USD per yearManaged by: USA Team

Data Center Technician Aurora, Illinois to $200k

Do you have a strong knowledge of Data Center operations? You could be progressing your career in a hands-on role at a global proprietary algorithmic trading firm; you'll be working on complex and interesting systems as part of a collaborative team with a flat structure where everyone has their voice heard.

As a Data Center Technician you will join a small team responsible for the logistics coordination, installation, documentation and troubleshooting of physical equipment at colocation facilities.

Responsibilities will encompass:

  • Coordinating with existing IT team to validate equipment installation and troubleshoot technical issues
  • Pre-plan data center design and execution by utilizing mock equipment
  • Leverage and extend existing data center best practices and documentation
  • Manage data center inventory, domestic and foreign equipment orders, returns and shipments
  • Project management of datacenter related projects
  • Proactively suggest enhancements to existing configurations, technologies or procedures

Location / WFH:

The company has offices based in Aurora, you'll join the team there on a full-time basis (with some local travel to Data Centers).

The whole global team meet up twice a year for a week of networking, fun and team building.


  • You have Data Center management experience including physically installing fiber optic duplex and simplex cables
  • You have experience of utilizing tools to validate, clean and test fiber optic cables
  • You have experience of making and running patch cables
  • You're comfortable working in a Linux environment and have a good understanding of network connectivity concepts and are familiar with Cisco IOS and Ethernet networks (VLAN, spanning tree, MAC addressing)
  • You're able to lift up to 65 pounds
  • You have excellent English language communication skills

What's in it for you:

As a Data Center Technician you will earn a highly competitive salary (to $200,000) plus a comprehensive benefits package including:

*please note this role could also be on a part-time, consultant or CTH basis*

  • 100% employer paid: Medical and Dental cover, Health Savings Account, Short and Long term disability Insurance, Employee Assistance Program
  • Retirements saving plan
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Enhanced Paternity and Adoptive Parent Leave
  • Support and paid for training and certifications for self study
  • Long service awards such as luxury weekends away, paid sabbaticals
  • There's also a range of perks such as onsite gym at the offices, regular social events, book clubs and lunches

Apply now to find out more about this Data Center Technician opportunity.

Ref: 20814/B/KS/260124

Ref: BB/20814/B/KS/260124_1706285313

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