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Black Box Corporation Data Center Technician & Escort - Weekend Day Shift in St. Louis, Missouri

This position will primarily handle the vendor escorting function of the Managed Services within a Data Center environment onsite at our customer’s location. There will be the opportunity on occasion to perform skilled data center technician activities associated with all facets of critical site management, disciplined data center environments, high availability and backup systems.

Data Center, Network Operations or Security Operations Center experience is required to effectively escort and oversee vendors performing data center work to ensure vendors are working to the intended scope.

  • Education/Experience Requirements

  • Associate degree or Certification in a technology services/technical discipline, or equivalent work experience.

  • Minimum 2+ years’ data center We will also consider network operations center (NOC) and security operations center (SOC) or IT systems support experience.

  • Proven ability to handle all facets of critical site management, disciplined data center environments, high availability and backup systems.

  • Strong customer/client service orientation with effective communication and interpersonal skills, including tact and diplomacy.

  • Knowledge and understanding of data center network designs.

  • Knowledge and understanding of physical layer infrastructure in a raised floor data center environment.

  • Knowledge and understanding of technical hardware, including systems engineering, testing and analysis of data center physical computing systems (cabling, network, and storage and server equipment).

  • Proven skills in reliability and dependability demonstrated through completing tasks on time and with minimal supervision, punctual and present for work and other factors related to work ethic.

Physical Requirements

  • Heavy Work: May frequently exert force equivalent to lifting up to approximately 50 pounds and/or occasionally exert force equivalent to lifting up to approximately 100 pounds.

  • Vision: Requires the ability to perceive the nature of objects by the eye.

  • Near Acuity: Clarity of vision at 20 inches or less.

  • Midrange: Clarity of vision at distances of more than 20 inches and less than 20 feet.

  • Far Acuity: Clarity of vision at 20 feet or more.

  • Peripheral: Ability to observe an area that can be seen up and down or left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point.

  • Depth Perception: Three-dimensional vision. Ability to judge distances and spatial relationships so as to see objects where and as they actually are.

  • Ability to adjust focus: Ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus.

  • Color Vision: Ability to identify colors.

  • Speaking/Hearing: Possesses the ability to give and receive information through speaking and listening skills.

  • Motor Coordination: While performing the duties of this job, the incumbent is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The incumbent is frequently required to stand; and walk. The incumbent is occasionally required to climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or bend.

Supervisory Responsibility

  • No Supervisory responsibilities

Requisition ID: 2020-3580

External Company Name: Black Box Corporation

External Company URL: www.blackbox.com

Req Location: St. Louis, MO