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Data Center Hardware Support Technician

Req ID: 35514
At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company's growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.
NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Data Center Hardware Support Technician to join our team in Quincy, Washington (US-WA), United States (US).
Role Responsibilities:
The DC Operations IT Hardware team is responsible for network cable installations and removals, equipment installations & removals, smart hands hardware break/fix support and network cabling diagnostics. This role is for the lead technician of an onsite team working 12 hours shift. This is a physical hands-on technical job and thus requires the ability to bend, crawl, stand, climb. Must be able lift and carry devices up to 50 lbs.
Duties and Tasks:
Communicating with peer technician from other shifts for operational handoffs
Day to day delivery of all move, add change (MAC) requests including hardware installs and network cabling
Configuring network interfaces on Windows/Unix servers, network devices and other hardware appliances
Completing hardware break/fix tickets such as troubleshooting hardware and connectivity issues and replacement of hardware components
Performing backup tape operations
Performing amber light tours
Performing wireless scans
Assisting cabling team with patch panel installation and testing
Checking supplies in and out from inventory management system
Keeping inventory current through the use of DC Portal
Maintaining work area in a safe and orderly manner. Tools and supplies are properly put away after every shift.
Providing data center escorts as requested
Basic Required Qualifications:
HS Diploma or GED
1-3 years IT Experience
Some of the above time includes Data Center and server hardware
Preferred Skills:
2-year Associates Degree
2 IT certificate program
A+ certificate
This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries. Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.
About NTT DATA Services
NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.
NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit nttdataservices.com to learn more.
NTT DATA, Inc. (the "Company") is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.

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