Equinix is the world’s digital infrastructure company, operating 200+ data centers across the globe and providing interconnections to all the key clouds and networks. Businesses need one place to simplify and bring together fragmented, complex infrastructure that spans private and public cloud environments. Our global platform allows customers to place infrastructure wherever they need it and connect it to everything they need to succeed.
We are a fast-growing global company with 70+ consecutive quarters of growth. Through our innovative portfolio of high-performance products and services, we have created the largest, most active global ecosystem of 10,000+ companies, including 2,000+ networks and 3,000+ cloud and IT service providers in 27 countries spanning five continents.
Joining our operations team means that you will be at the forefront of all we do, maintaining critical facilities infrastructure as part of a close-knit team delivering best in class service to our data center customers. We embrace diversity in thought and contribution and are committed to providing an equitable work environment. that is foundational to our core values as a company and is vital to our success.
Job Summary: Data Centers are considered Critical Facilities. This means that we support hospitals, laboratories, public safety centers. Simply put - We cannot go dark. In this crucial role, you will be responsible for troubleshoots and installs sophisticated circuits and performs custom installations.
Racks and stacks customer equipment
Reads installation plans (Visio Drawings / Spreadsheets) and implements installation accordingly
Installs circuits requiring sophisticated fiber terminations
Resolves work priorities from a ticketing queue and ensures adherence to all contribute times
Troubleshoots switched / multiplexed / media converted circuits; escalates to, and works with networking group, as needed.
Works with customers to troubleshoot issues
Installs/tests/modifies cross connects per SOPs and ensures accurate cable management of coax, fiber, twisted pair copper, and intra-building cross connects
Installs and tests sophisticated cross connects circuits (switched, multiplexed, etc.)
Maintains detailed written records of all work activity
Designs and leads cage / infrastructure modification projects
Completes all assigned training in a timely manner
Supports customer happiness through timely and detailed order execution
2-4 years years experience preferred
High School Diploma
A natural curiosity and strong troubleshooting skills
Experience working in a critical facility
You are capable of lifting up to 50 lbs. and are agile in manual dexterity (climb, stoop, et.) with or without an accommodation
24/7 Operation - Your flexibility to work any assigned shift, off-schedule, fill in for workmate, respond to emergencies, etc.
Night shift (7pm-730am) IS REQUIRED 6 months per year
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