Data Center Technician (m/f/d) - Career Transition Program (refugee applications welcome)
With our Beyond Borders Initiative, Equinix is committed to offer employment opportunities to refugees worldwide and support their transition into a new job.
Equinix is welcoming applications from any country and we are hiring globally across all business functions and levels.
Our highest hiring volumes are within our data center operations teams: Joining our operations team means that you will be at the forefront of all we do, working as part of a close-knit team and keeping the world's global companies online.
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 nearly 10,000 companies, including 1,800+ networks and 2,900+ cloud and IT service providers in over 26 countries spanning five continents.
We are seeking to work with talented people looking to change sectors and make the exciting move into the data centre world. Individuals working within various industries, such as construction, maritime, aviation, and the automotive industry have all previously made very successful moves into Equinix data centres.
Working as a crucial part of our Equinix Operations department, the role will involve conducting circuit maintenance, installations and advanced testing.
To participate in our training program, we are actively seeking applications from different sectors as we will provide the training you need to build a successful career within our data centers. We are looking for applicants with a knowledge of copper or fibre cabling. Experience of, or a passion for providing excellent customer service would be a huge bonus.
A positive outlook, a hunger to learn, and a desire to develop and grow are essential, as is the ability to work well within a team.
With both technical and on the job training, you'll be working as part of a busy team working together to achieve the following:
Installing customer equipment and cabinets
Supporting customer happiness through timely and precise order execution
Conducting carrier circuit testing
Installing, testing and modifiying cross connections
Maintaining detailed written records of all activity
What we offer
At Equinix, we believe that our culture and values are at the heart of our success and it's our authentic, humble, and dedicated people who create the Magic of Equinix. We know we are only as successful as our people, so strive to offer a supportive and progressive working environment where we actively promote learning and development so our people can grow their careers with us. Additionally, we offer a competitive salary and comprehensive flexible benefits package.
Equinix is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. We actively champion diversity with a series of networks including Black Connect, Equinix Women's Leadership Network, and Pride Connect