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Data Center Technicians are employed by large companies and are responsible for maintaining computers and networks. Typical resume samples for the job showcase work activities such as solving technical issues, configuring computer systems, providing customer service, repairing network hardware, and training other employees. Successful candidates should highlight in their resumes the following assets: technical skills, computer competencies, problem solving orientation, strong communication abilities, and teamwork. Most employers require a college degree in a relevant area such as computer science or information technology.

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1

Data Center Technician

Ensure Data Center operation success through network, server, and infrastructure monitoring and troubleshooting.
Serve as first point of contact for customers needing assistance or turning up new services. Install network gear,
servers, and cabling to meet customer and company needs. Act as first line of defense for data center crisis
including natural disasters, fires and power failures.

  • Rewrote commonly used team email templates for better professionalism
  • Drafted and revised over thirty key procedural documents resulting in reduced training time for new
  • Helped implement change control committee to handle policy and procedure changes efficiently
  • Appointed senior abuse representative for legal issues regarding DMCA, copyright, and network attacks
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BS
Information Technology
2

Data Center Technician, Client

Monitored computers, network equipment, SAN/NAS storage, and other Data Center assets in a regulated ITIL environment.

  • Performed backups and restores using Networker and SLS. Maintained AS/400 ATL library.
  • Assisted in UNIX and Windows system administration.
  • Scheduled and coordinated break/fix work by Sun, EMC and HP repair vendors.
  • Developed and maintained system checkouts and procedures.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BA
Political Science
MA
Computer Information Systems
3

Data Center Technician

During this period of time I was responsible for the computer tool inventory.

  • Developed a tool identification system to better track each tool.
  • Conducted Physical audits in the tool crib to correct the computer inventory.
  • Assisted the plant supervisor with implementing computer inventory procedures for purchasing and other departments.
  • Analyzed data from printed reports for reordering purposes and for unusual tool usage.
  • Created and revised Manufacturing BOMs (Utilized CANNED Software Package).
  • Analyzed the Material Requirement Planning (MRP) report for misinformation.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Business Management
Configuration Management
Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel
4

Sr. Data Center Technician

Responsible for providing on-site support including the receiving, inspecting, tracking, installation, configuration, documentation, and support and troubleshooting of technology equipment. This includes, server builds and configuration, network equipment, storage systems, and cabling within the data center environment.

  • Provided on-site physical and virtual support of technology infrastructure.
  • Deployed and configured Windows, Linux, and OS X server operating systems.
  • Diagnosed and repaired various network, software, and operating system configuration issues.
  • Installed and removed servers, network and infrastructure equipment.
  • Cable infrastructure per industry guidelines.
  • Updated and maintained corporate asset management system.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
5

Senior Data Center Technician

Trained new Data Center Technicians on company standards and procedures

  • Successfully coordinated server and network migrations with collocation customers and led physical migrations during the scheduled maintenance windows
  • Verified that projects and tasks performed by other data center technicians met company standards
  • Consistently updated documentation for new data center procedures on the company Wiki
  • Managed infrastructure projects assigned to the data center team by making sure that new server racks were properly cabled and PDUs installed, adhering to company standards
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Biomedical Equipment Technician
AS
Linux Administration
6

Senior Data Center Technician

Lead the installation of network and server hardware including structured wiring to support IT operations.

  • Provided superior quality assurance of wiring installations using test sets such as Fluke DTX and OTDR.
  • Performed critical infrastructure system installations and monitoring with Foreseer software application.
  • Administered trouble and change tickets related to multiple environments using BMC Remedy software.
  • Managed asset receiving, tagging, and database administration for all equipment installed in data center.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Information Systems Management, And Network Security
7

Data Center Technician - Global Retail Enterprise

  • Determined project installation/interconnect requirements, selected standard data and power cabling components, and interconnected subsystems/connected systems to the LAN. (Examples: mainframe, SAN, blade server, LAN switches, WAN routers, VoIP servers and gateways, DS-1 circuits and T1/PRI circuits)
  • Reviewed blueprints, created punch lists and expanded existing structured cable system infrastructure (copper and fiber).
  • Built Cabinet/Relay Rack systems with supporting power systems and custom ladder tray.
  • Selected, installed and connected 208v rack PDU systems to A/B-side power systems.
  • Designed and implemented heat removal strategies using rack fan assemblies, heat guides, and perforated floor tiles.
  • Managed the receiving of data center deliveries and shipments.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
Academic
Education
8

Data Center Technician Lead/data Center Administrator

Provided support for over 5000 servers.

  • Worked closely with data center management to determine workload and resource commitments.
  • Mentored and help developed junior staff with knowledge of data center operations and support.
  • Deployed Windows 2000, 2003, Linux Red Hat Enterprise on [company name] servers and workstation.
  • Maintained Data Center Inventory including lease equipment.
  • Ensured Data Center uptime time 24X365.
  • Assisted with relocation of [company name] Cottle Road Data Center.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AAS
Computer Networking Technology
BS
Business Information Systems
Planning And Cuts Operational Costs
9

Data Center Technician

Maintained and supported all facility servers and customers using, ticket system, [company name], SQL and Linux.

  • Troubleshot, swapped, and repaired hardware including: power supplies, CPU's, hard disks etc.
  • Arranged hardware returns of materials with RMA.
  • Installed operating systems, including FreeBSD and RHEL, over servers DELL, HP, SUPERMICRO etc.
  • Managed incoming/outgoing merchandise/packages/machines. (70 to 400lbs machines)
  • Beat record of most rebooted servers in a day under critical circumstances.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AS
Systems Analyst
MA
Master of Arts
10

Data Center Technician

Provided excellent customer service and problem solving skills to internal clients.

  • Supported merchants by applications to troubleshoot IT hardware and software products for First Data Clients.
  • Diagnosed and resolved problems using documented procedures and checklists, problem recognition and research.
  • Followed isolation and resolution steps in order to resolve customer issues.
  • Setting up on site data center for Terpsys IT, for NCI and the Rockville and Shady Grove locations.
  • Setup work stations and data backups
  • The removal of software and installation and sanitation of mobile devices.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job

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