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DATE ADDED: Wed 19/09/2018

Datacenter Technician/Field Technician

Herndon, USA


Job Description

SUMMARY: The roles of DataCenterTechnician/Field Technicianinclude the operations and maintenance of service delivery equipment, managed customer equipment, and the on-site installation and troubleshooting of monitoring nodes at customers locations.

Requirements :

  • Experience in the IT field

  • Experience working with a ticket system

  • Valid Drivers License

  • Flexible schedule (Weekend and after-hours as needed)

  • Knowledge of basic networking concepts and troubleshooting practices. Knowledge of TCP/IP, DNS, SNMP, HTTP and utilities such as ping, traceroute, mtr and telnet

  • Experience contacting network carriers to report circuit outages. (Verizon, Level3, etc.)

  • Basic understanding of modern day cabling standards and best practices (Cat5e, Cat6, Single-Mode/Multi-Mode Fiber)

  • Familiar with the following hardware platforms and technologies: Dell and HP servers, Cisco, Brocade, and Juniper switches and routers, Windows Server, Linux, VMware, Equallogic, NetApp, Barracuda



Candidate will be expected to:

  • Assist customers with hands and eyes support including racking/deracking equipment, performing hardware maintenance and basic troubleshooting

  • Field trouble tickets to facilitate problem resolution via email, phone and on-site visits by customers to AMC’s Internet Data Centers.

  • Dispatch to AMC remote (non-office) locations to perform maintenance activities and provide assistance

  • Dispatch to customer locations to install and troubleshoot equipment

  • Perform basic data center maintenance and cleanup including breaking down boxes, taking out refuse


  • Excellent Communication Skills a MUST!

  • Commitment to problem resolution

  • Detail oriented

  • Comfortable working under pressure and able to complete time sensitive tasks quickly and efficiently

  • Experience communicating time sensitive information directly to Customers

  • Experience working with ticketing / workorder systems

  • Comfortable working with a smartphone

  • Familiarity with basic hand and power tools.


Flexible hours with a base of “Monday - Friday, 9AM to 6PM with a 1hr lunch break.” Adjustments will be made for customer installations requiring after-hours and weekend dispatches.


Company Description
Atlantic Metro is a Managed IT Infrastructure Service Provider delivering innovative IT solutions to businesses nationwide. Our comprehensive solutions include cloud computing, nationwide network connectivity, and secure data centers. Atlantic Metro's suite of customized, affordable, and reliable services enables customers to secure mission-critical data and operations, as well as complement their current IT infrastructure.

Reduced time to market and rapid implementation of services maximizes operating efficiency, getting customers up and running quickly. More than 500+ customers, including Fortune 50 enterprises, legal services, financial services, web start-ups, media, retail, and healthcare organizations choose Atlantic Metro for the confidence that comes with customer-focused infrastructure solutions, support systems, and scalability. Atlantic Metro's visionary team strives to foster long-standing relationships and is dedicated to empowering the growth and success of its customers.

We're looking for talented people who believe in working hard and having fun. Our ideal candidates are curious and passionate about finding creative solutions to complex problems.

Role: DataCenter Technician/Field Technician
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Location: Herndon,

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