Data Center Technician (Manassas, VA)
- 11680 Hayden Rd, Manassas, VA 20109, USA
PubMatic is a digital advertising technology company for premium content creators. The PubMatic platform empowers independent app developers and publishers to control and maximize their digital advertising businesses. PubMatic’s publisher-first approach enables advertisers to maximize ROI by reaching and engaging their target audiences in brand-safe, premium environments across ad formats and devices. Since 2006, PubMatic has created an efficient, global infrastructure and remains at the forefront of programmatic innovation. Headquartered in Redwood City, California, PubMatic operates 13 offices and six data centers worldwide.
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PubMatic is immediately hiring an experienced contract Data Center Technician to join us in Manassas, VA.
This person plays a critical role in supporting our Manassas, VA data center, including Linux administration, network support and hardware troubleshooting.
Run/install ethernet and fiber optic cable
Imaging and racking the new servers
Transfer tools, parts, equipment, and supplies with barcode scanners and associated software tools
Tracking and maintaining spare parts
Recognize and swap-out key broken or damaged parts
Hardware troubleshooting and replacing the failed parts
RMA for all failed hardware and handling those logistics
Packaging and shipping of hardware as needed
Handling the new projects (sizing, burning and testing hardware)
Follow published process for handling tapes and other media
Maintain images & perform remote installations
3 - 5 years of prior data center support experience
Active Driver's License, car and the ability for local travel, if needed
3+ years of hardware troubleshooting experience
3+ years of racking experience
3+ years of stacking experience
3+ years of cabling experience
2+ years of linux experience at the command line with Linux/Unix to check server hardware and troubleshoot issues
Ability to lift/move up to 40 lbs of equipment as required. Ability to exert yourself physically over extended periods of time, including frequent bending, kneeling, climbing, pushing/pulling and lifting
Ability to work non-standard hours, including working weekends, holidays and on shift-based schedules as required
Ability to write and speak fluent English
Certifications – A+, CCNA, Linux (LPIC or Red Hat)
Ability to follow verbal instructions and execute on written processes
Ability to work effectively with others in a team-oriented environment
Nice to Have:
Experience in a skilled production, manufacturing, or assembly (non-technical) field
Ability to perform component level-replacements on equipment
Associates Degree (AA)
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We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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