Senior Data Centre Operator

Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: AU$45 - AU$55 per hour + Super
REF: BBBH238347_1573600284

We are looking for a Senior Data Centre Operator to provide data centre support activities and innovative solutions within day-to-day processes and uphold 2IC responsibilities.

An exciting opportunity for an ambitious, self-driven, and self-motivated IT support specialist to harness their Data Centre expertise.

Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Provide assistance to the Data Centre Manager by supporting day-to-day activities
  • Focus on aspects such as Rack Management, Cable Management, Environmental Controls, Power Management, and Tape Media Management
  • Coordinate the external contractor's preventative maintenance and/or the repairs of data centre operations
  • Be a supervisor to the inspection, installation, repairs, routine maintenance, and modifications of business-critical systems
  • Installation, de-installation, relocation of servers, and manage other IT equipment, cabling, and hardware
  • Keep documentation and records up-to-date, track computing equipment into and out of managed data centres
  • Assist with 24x7 on-call responses to business-critical data centre systems
  • Work in a 2IC role and manage the team when the Data Centre Manager is away

As the successful candidate you will have the following skills and experience:

  • Knowledge of facilities engineering systems, including but not limited to, electrical and mechanical distribution, power generation, cooling systems, UPS, automated building controls and safety
  • Experience with high density data centre power and cooling processes
  • Experience in data centre rack and cable management
  • Experience using DELL/HP KVM systems and Avocent Cyclades Terminal servers
  • Capability to function in an environment which requires flexibility, good judgement and intelligent decision making, often based upon limited information and/or time conditions.
  • Experience with iTracs data centre management tool (or equivalent)
  • Valid manual Class C Driver's License
  • Qualifications in relevant fields such as data network cabling, Visio, Unix Systems, Cisco, and camera monitoring

Additional Benefits on Offer:

  • Join an outgoing, mission focused, and professional team
  • Opportunity for professional and career development
  • 12-month contract work up to 8 hours per day with a maximum of 40 hours a week.

If this sounds like the next career step for you and you have the relevant experience, click 'apply now' and submit an up-to-date copy of your CV or call (07) 3020 0315 for a further discussion.