Kforce IT Data Center Operations Technician in Vienna, Virginia

Kforce Inc. is immediately seeking an experienced Data Center Ops Technician for our enterprise technology development client in Vienna, VA (Virginia). The DC Ops Technician will join an established team of Infrastructure management technologists responsible for delivering world class service, monitoring, and infrastructure support for this client.Day to Day responsibilities will include:

  • Build-out of multiple customers in data center environment

  • Install customer equipment and hardware to include cabinets, racks, ladder racks, basket tray, fiber tray, shelves, patch cables, power strips, servers, and other build-out equipment

  • Extend and terminate Cat-6 and fiber optic cables between customer equipment

  • Ensure cable standards are maintained and data center policies are followed

  • An active Public Trust Clearance is required for consideration

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience as a data center technician

  • 3-5 years' experience with industry standard with repair, testing, installation and labeling copper and fiber cables

  • Ability to rack equipment

  • Strong knowledge with circuits is preferred but not required

  • Networking background is preferred but not required

  • Previous data center experience preferred

  • Must be proficient in MS Office Products

  • All candidates must possess a valid driver's license and have reliable form of transportation

    • All interested candidates must be willing to work rotating shifts (day/night) as well as weekends if needed
    • All interested candidates must be willing to work on-call shift and understand the importance of being on-call
    • The position has a physical component requiring the ability to lift up to 75 lbs. and may require working in cramped spaces or elevated locations

Compensation Type:Hours