Data Center Technician

ELMHURST, IL

Direct Hire

Salary Range: $75,000 - $90,000

We are seeking dedicated Data Center Technicians to monitor and manage our physical data center environment. This role involves developing a broad range of technology skills and applying critical thinking in a mission-critical setting. The position is based in Elmhurst, Illinois.

Responsibilities

As a Data Center Technician, you will:

  • Maintain Infrastructure: Handle racking hardware, cabling, and asset lifecycle management.
  • Monitor Systems: Oversee the health of various software systems, from servers to mainframes.
  • Troubleshoot Issues: Address and resolve problems, or escalate them to support teams as needed.
  • Security Support: Administer firewalls, apply patches, and support other security-related needs.
  • Deploy Software: Manage software changes across different environments.
  • Disaster Recovery: Oversee tape storage and other disaster recovery responsibilities.
  • IT Help Desk Services: Provide technical support to end users.
  • Process Automation: Develop processes to automate routine tasks using various tools.
  • Continuous Learning: Stay updated with new technologies, systems, and processes.

Work Hours: This in-person position requires working from 7 PM to 6:am Wednesday through Saturday

Compensation and Benefits

  • Starting Salary: $75,000 – $90,000 (based on skills and experience)
  • Additional Benefits: Eligible for Cash Profit Sharing and Retirement Fund (DPS) contributions
  • Comprehensive Benefits: Zero-dollar premiums for medical, dental, pharmacy, and vision plans for employees, spouses, and dependents
  • Education Benefits: 100% tuition reimbursement for employees
  • Housing Assistance: First-time home buyer assistance
  • Family Support: College assistance for dependents
  • Paid Time Off: Vacation and personal time

Qualifications

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Experience: At least two years of work experience in a technology-related field
  • Technical Skills: Proficiency in hardware management, software system monitoring, troubleshooting, security administration, and process automation
  • Key Attributes: Strong problem-solving abilities, critical thinking, and a commitment to continuous learning

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Join us to be part of a digital-first company offering over half a million products that keep businesses in motion. Our high-quality publications, product design, and technology solutions attract over 300,000 customers daily, fostering innovation and problem-solving.

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