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Cabling Infrastructure Technician

Cabling Infrastructure Technician

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Amazon Data Services Japan K K
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Job Description

At Amazon, we are working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally bright, talented, and driven people. If you would like to help us build Amazon Web Services, this is your chance to make history.

The Data Center Global Services organization is looking for an exceptional individual with a successful, progressive career history in the area of structured cabling as a technician in our Late Binding Team. The team is responsible for driving low voltage structured cabling across the Amazon data center platform.

This role offers challenge and opportunity for experienced cabling professionals. The ideal candidate will be passionate about customer experience, drive global innovation through structured cabling contributions.

Role Responsibilities and Requirements:
  • Track and prepare cabling for incoming equipment in advance
  • Installation of network and cabling infrastructure in a data center environment
  • Complete understanding of industry cable test procedures and equipment for a variety of different cabling systems (copper / fiber test equipment, Fluke DSX, DTX , Network Analyzer, VFL etc.)
  • Manage, check and coordinate all materials to be delivered to site daily
· Installing server racks, connecting fiber / copper cables and power cords and taking care of basic configuration in line with internal SLA
· Decommissioning of legacy equipment
  • Follow all production, safety and quality standards, codes and industry best practices
  • Report current status via ticketing system, provide status reports, and email
  • Manage multiple concurrent interdisciplinary projects and ability to work in a team
  • Exhibit quality workmanship on all work and maintain collocation space cleanliness
  • Inventory, track and manage project related materials throughout project lifecycle
  • Provide daily feedback on project progress to project manager / foreman
  • Reading and comprehending blueprints and building documentation / redline work
  • Must be self-motivated, positive in approach, professional and help create, develop and implement project process improvement(s)
  • Must be able to travel within the branch territory and/or regional territory as needed
  • Work in noisy areas with hotter and colder temperatures than standard office environmental conditions
  • Occasional work in tight and/or narrow spaces, such as under raised floors
  • Ensure usage of Personal Protective Equipment at all times while within the AWS Data Center environment & adhere to all AWS Safety & Security policies, practices and guidelines

Basic Qualifications

  • Must possess proven problem solving skills, critical thinking skills and the ability to effectively read, write and give oral presentations
  • Must be able to work at heights, off a ladder and in confined spaces, lift up to 18kg and move up to 23kg
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects and priorities
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Excel, and Outlook to document track and manage projects.
  • Ability to work under pressure and deadlines
  • Thorough understanding of Cat 6 and OM3 – OS2 fiber optic cabling systems
  • Proper use of all tools and equipment necessary to perform assigned tasks
  • Experience of troubleshooting fiber optic network cables (Using fiber tester, power meter, etc.)
  • English & Local language fluency
  • Valid driver's license with clean records (Sydney Only)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum 1 year of structured cabling experience.
  • Minimum 1 year of experience working in data center and team environment.
  • General comprehension of the various components and sub-components of data center infrastructure
  • Ability to read and understand CAD drawings
  • BICSI Certification preferred
  • Basic networking knowledge
  • Experience working with various networking hardware such as multiplexers, routers, and switches a plus
  • Project coordination / management experience
  • Basic understanding of the electrical systems in critical data center operations
  • Basic understanding of the mechanical systems in critical data center operations
  • BA/BS in a technical field or equivalent practical experience