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Operations Technician in Sunnyvale, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: 2128050

Title: Operations Technician
Duration: 12-Month Contract
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Pay: Up to $41/hr.

Project Overview:
The team is a diverse, upbeat, creative, team-oriented group of engineers committed to building and operating powerful data centers. When people use the Client's products, the servers in our data centers do the work-around the clock and around the world. For over ten years they've been building some the World's most efficient data centers.

Overall Responsibilities:

  • As part of the Data Center team, you will help plan and design infrastructure behind our powerful search technology.
  • Analytics and problem solving with attention to detail within networking and data center power domains.

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities:

  • Perform cable length calculations within AutoCAD following defined routing schemes.
  • Escalate to senior team members as needed for advanced issues.
  • Management of complex spreadsheets.

Required Skills:

  • BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • 1+ years of work experience in IT.
  • Strong working knowledge of AutoCAD.
  • Strong Networking and fiber optic cable knowledge
  • Experience with running LISP routines in AutoCAD.
  • Familiarity with fiber optic cable specifications.
  • Familiar with telecom infrastructure.
  • Familiarity with computer hardware and the physical layer of computer networking (Layer 1 Technology).

Nice to have Skills:

  • Experience working autonomously and prioritizing multiple competing priorities.
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, with the ability to implement ideas in a changing environment.
  • Self-starter who brings creativity, sincerity and passion to their work.
  • Able to navigate ambiguity and make corrections in complex situations.
  • Active and collaborative, open to new ideas and experiences.

About Nelson:

For more than 45 years, we've been passionate about helping people find jobs they love - rewarding jobs that further career goals. At Nelson, we partner with companies that have outstanding reputations. Working with innovative startups to Fortune 500 companies, our skilled recruiters have access to opportunities beyond what you can find on your own. With Nelson, you'll get the most out of your career. Together, we'll set career goals and find you a position where your skills shine. For a full listing of jobs, go to: and click "Find Work."