Job Overview

Company:
Ahead LLC
Title:
Data Center Engineer - Virtualization
Skills:
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Date Posted:
4-10-2014
Location:
Chicago, IL
Area Code:
312
Employ. Type:
FULLTIME
Pay Rate:
$50K + DOE
Job Length:
Position ID:
716699
Dice ID:
10292550
Travel Required:
50%
Telecommute:
no

Contact Information

Contact:
Stephanie Jacobsen
Address:
150 S. Wacker
 
Suite 2520
 
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone:
(312)
Alt Phone:
(312)
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Job Description

  • Data Center Engineer - Virtualization
  • Chicago, IL

Ahead, LLC, Chicago’s top data center and virtualization consulting firm, is actively seeking individuals with 1 to 3 years of experience in data center technologies to join our team as part of our Ahead Certified Infrastructure Professional (ACIP) professional development program.  We are looking for talented, self-motivated people who are passionate about emerging technologies and excited about the opportunity to work for an industry-leading organization, while building their skill sets in the six key data center functions. 

The Data Center Engineer will participate in diverse and challenging engagements in a variety of unique, dynamic and diverse locations. Because the job responsibilities vary based on the project scope and deliverables, successful candidates are able to adapt quickly to changing technical and professional environments.

Duties

  • Assist in the management of customer’s IT infrastructure
  • Create technical and operational documentation such as: run books, build guides, and change controls
  • Effectively work with engineers, architects, and project managers on technical projects
  • Understand, endorse, and follow Ahead’s frameworks and service offerings
  • Continually improve technical skillsets using training, labs, mentors, and on the job experience

Skills / Qualifications

  • 1-3 years working in a corporate IT environment
  • Experience troubleshooting technical issues
  • Familiarity documenting technical environments
  • Extremely self-motivated and focused individual
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

The goal of the ACIP program is to cross-train an individual in multiple key data center functions.  A successful candidate will have a minimum of one year of experience in one or more of the following: 

  • Virtual Engineering
  • Storage
  • Backup
  • Networking
  • Application Packaging – ThinApp
  • Virtual End User Computing
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