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Data Center Technician

Kelly Services
Chicago, IL 60684
Kelly Services is seeking a **Data Center Technician** for a leading stock exchange located in **Chicago, IL**

_If this position may be interested to you, please email me back at (with your most up to date resume in word format) and advise the best time and number at which you can be reached._

**Job Title: Data Center Technician**

**Location: Chicago , IL**

**Type: ONLY on W2 contract**

**Length: 02/01/2021 to 12/31/2021**

**Pay Rate $30 per hour**

**Shift: 6AM-2PM weekdays**

The Data Center Operations team responsibilities range from entry level to high level network support. It is critical that the candidate have potential and drive to grow their technical expertise and advance within the group over time. The Data Center Operations team is a driven, passionate, high energy and highly motivated group with diverse skill sets. The team is committed to providing excellent internal and external support for customer equipment in the production NASDAQ Data Centers. The work environment is fast paced and employees are expected to take on tasks independently. New ideas and improvement to existing processes and procedures to maximize efficiency and productivity are encouraged.

**Typical Job Functions:**

The candidate will be part of a support team responsible for basic hardware issues pertaining to enterprise servers, network switch and firewall gear as well as copper and fiber cabling. Commitment to excellence, attention to detail and organizational skills are critical components for this job. Flexibility and responsiveness to changing situations will be required. Candidate needs to understand and be able to solve a wide array of problems with all types of data center hardware and software on the fly, or in an emergency.

Install servers and network equipment into cabinets and racks

CAT6, single-mode, and multi-mode fiber cabling installations and support

Troubleshoot layer 1, 2, and 3 LAN connections using Fluke testing equipment

Assigning IPs from IP database tool

Configure and troubleshoot basic network switch ports for new hosts using Cisco IOS and Nexus platforms

Break/Fix hardware maintenance on mission critical systems (BIOS updates, hard drives, memory, RAID controller)

Cabinet power load and consumption measurements

Inventory control for servers, components and cables using DCIM software

Use of an automated ticket system to organize work requests

Planning and coordination of equipment migrations and new equipment installations

Develop detailed documentation of operations, best practices, and procedures

Proactively and independently work on projects as needed

24 x 7 technical support for the data center

**** Receive and ship inventory as required


Must have one of the following professional IT certifications: ICND1 or 2, CCNA Data Center, RHCSA, MCSE or working equivalent

Must have 1-2 years of working experience in data center facilities and infrastructure including power, cabling, and rack management design

Must have Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology or a related field

Working knowledge of networking, server and cable hardware

Experienced with customer interaction and relations

Experienced with vendor relations on a professional level

Cover weekend testing events as needed

Very organized and detail oriented, with high degree of accuracy and follow-up

Excellent written and verbal communication skills (MS Office experience)

Self-motivated, reliable team player

Ability to work in collaborative high pressure environment

Must possess desire to learn new technologies

Consistently work to enhance system performance and systems availability

Preferred knowledge of financial trading systems is a plus

May require working in cramped spaces or elevated locations

The ability to lift up to 50 pounds

Drivers license and reliable transportation


Soma Patanaik

Professional Technical Recruiter

Kelly Services, Inc

Mobile no- +1 630-270-7630

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

By partnering with Kelly IT, youll have direct connections to top companies around the globegiving you the chance to put your tech skills to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative, and high-visibility projects. In a world where change is the only constant, our unparalleled connections and IT market expertise help you take your skills exactly where you want to go. Were here to help you gain experience, keep learning, and move your career forward.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-01-13 Expires: 2021-02-13

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