Amazon Corporate LLC Data Center Technician in Denver, Colorado

Data Center Technician Location: US-CO-Denver Job ID: 693548 Company:: Vadata, Inc Position Category: Operations, IT, & SupportEngineering Job DescriptionData Center Technician Amazon is seeking adventurous IT and maintenance professionals for our AmazonWeb Services Team. These future Amazonians must hold a government clearanceand be willing to go to one of three locations to complete specializedtraining to prepare for deployment in a data center region. It is expectedthat training will be completed over a duration of 6-9 months. Once trainingis completed, individuals will be relocated to the permanent location.Amazon Web Services invites best-in-class IT professionals to join an eliteteam of data center technicians to build and maintain one of the world'slargest information system infrastructures. Overview Data Center Technicians are Amazon's front line in operating reliable andsecure infrastructure when it comes to handling the entire life cycle of arack. This includes all tasks associated with planning and trackingcapacity, rack deployment, rack cabling, hardware and softwaretroubleshooting, and rack decommissioning. Our technicians have industry-leading technical abilities and demonstrate abreadth of knowledge while they: *Take ownership of technical issues brought by their customer base,engaging other teams when needed to drive resolution *Show a strong aptitude for troubleshooting and problem solving *Solve problems at their root and step back to understand the broader context *Maintain service level agreements through the implementation of proactiveissue detection and reporting *Are biased to act in the absence of direction or support *Improve effectiveness through process innovation*This position requires that the candidate selected be a U.S. citizen and mustcurrently possess and maintain an active TS/SCI security clearance withpolygraph.Basic Qualifications* Associate's degree in IT-related field or equivalent professional ormilitary experience * Ability to lift up to 40 lbs and work in cramped and/or elevatedlocations with or without reasonable accommodation * Able to relocate for up to 1 year for specialized training to prepare for adeployment location in region.* This position requires that the candidate selected be a U.S. citizen andmust currently possess and maintain an active TS/SCI security clearance withpolygraph.Preferred QualificationsBachelor's degree in IT-related field or equivalent professional or militaryexperience, plus two years of progressively responsible experience * Networking experience with CCNA and/or Network+ certifications * Experience with CISCO, Jupiter and other commodity networking devices * Experience working in a Data Center environment: racking & stackingequipment, cable management Ideal candidates need to be familiar with the following: *IT Hardware and concepts - RAID, SAN, x86 Architecture, SCSI *Linux Administration - Command Line Interface - Boot Process - GRUB/LILO - File Systems - Network device and protocol configuration - Directory Structure - Performance Management/Troubleshooting - Base Operating System Install - Scripting: Perl, Python, Bash - Core OS Services: ssh, telnet, ftp, nfs, dns, dhcp, samba, ldap, cvs *Networking - Protocols - OSI Model - Copper and Fiber Optic Testing and Cabling Standards Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority /Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.*MVP221982Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority /Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation