Responsibilities

  • Assist in the overall coordination and execution of EdgeCast’s datacenter operations
  • Rack and stack Dell and HP servers
  • Organize server cabinets neatly and cleanly without cable management while ulitizing best cabling practices
  • Perform operational tasks associated with datacenter implementation, migration and deployments utilizing remote-hands
  • Identify areas for process and efficiency improvement within datacenter operations; recommend solutions and assist in overseeing implementation
  • Ensure all necessary operational processes and procedures are carried out with a high level of attention to detail, expediency and on-time delivery
  • Assist in the creation and maintenance of network and datacenter diagrams and detailed site documentation
  • Coordinate with appropriate vendors for equipment purchasing, shipping, RMA’s, etc.
  • Monitor datacenter capacity and provide analytics & forecasts for added or reduced capacity as required
  • Generate appropriate reports on datacenter metrics for management
  • Travel domestically and internationally on an as-needed basis to accomplish on-site maintenance

Qualifications

  • BA/BS preferred (or equivalent experience)
  • 3-5 years of datacenter operations experience
  • Expert cabling techniques
  • Thorough understanding of TCP/IP and ability to manage servers and direct contract personnel remotely
  • Minimum 3 years of experience working with servers and network technologies
  • Must possess strong documentation skills using Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word and other online documentation tools  
  • Experience using an operational ticketing system to record changes and work history details
  • Must be able to communicate with precision and clarity with remote-hands technicians over the phone to execute datacenter deployment plans accurately
  • Previous experience with a CDN is highly preferred
  • Valid passport

Equal Employment Opportunity

  • Verizon is a Federal Contractor
  • Verizon requests veteran priority referrals
  • Verizon is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer M/F/Disability/Vet.