Oracle Data Centre Technician in Frankfurt, Germany

Data Centre Technician

Preferred Qualifications

The next 5-10 years will see thesoftware industry move away from on-premise software solutions towards softwaredelivery via cloud based services. Oracle number one strength is the size andstrength of our software portfolio to which most of the business world isalready addicted.

Our vision is to bring this to theCloud from our app server and development tools to our dataset and peoplemanagement software. We already have the core infrastructure that all of thisis built on.

The future is about providing higherlevel services that companies can more quickly consume. Oracle poses aninteresting concern for companies like Amazon, they are not worried about uscatching them on the EC2 side, they are worried more about Oracle ‘s enterprisecustomer base and the unique opportunity to convert those customers to cloud.

Oracle plans to maneuver the entirecompany’s tech focus to provide this.

Are you an experienced Data Center

Technician that has experience from racking & stacking to deployment &

decommissioning – and everything in between? Interested in new challenges

and being part of a newly created team working on critical projects? Then

we’d like to talk to you!

An Oracle Data Center Technician will

be the technical liaison between the technology teams and the Data Center

Environment. You are able to troubleshoot and solve all but the most

complex infrastructure issues. As a skilled troubleshooter on a wide

range of Data Center environment and systems you understand which issues to

escalated to the appropriate resolver groups. You create and maintain

documentation on technologies you support. You understand all aspects of

the equipment you support. You know how to innovate and make decisions on

his/her own, but also know how to take direction when it is given, paying

attention to all details involved. Expected to improve current processes,

and introduce automation with aim towards simplification.

You are able to execute small projects

on your own and work with your manager in planning and executing larger local

projects. You understand all aspects of the equipment you support.

Some travel will be involved.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree inComputer Science, Information Systems or equivalent work experience.

  • Min 3 years of experience in ITInfrastructure support and server administration in a mid-sized environment(200 - 1000 server systems).

  • Must have demonstrated expertisein two or more of these areas:

  • Systems administration (Linuxand/or Windows Servers)

  • Networking (DNS, TCP/IP)

  • IT Hardware Concepts,troubleshooting and repair

  • Demonstrated examples of a driveto dig into the details of a system or process to solve customer problems

  • Excellent oral and writtencommunication skills

  • Ability to work independently,with little direct management

  • Open to provide after-hourssupport as needed

  • Experience supporting large,Enterprise customers in an Operations environment

Ideal candidates need to be familiar

with the following:

  • Responsible for a shift in a24/7/365 working environment

  • Knowledge of data centerecosystem (cooling, electrical, networking, and structured cabling)

  • IT Hardware Concepts, to include:

  • RAID

  • SAN

  • x86 Architecture

  • SCSI

  • Linux/Unix Administration

  • Boot Process


  • File Systems

  • Directory Structure

  • Base Operating System Install

  • Core OS Services: ssh, telnet,ftp, nfs, dns, dhcp, samba, ldap, cvs

  • Previous experience working in aData Center environment (racking & stacking gear, cable management,hot & cold aisle containment).

  • Network device and protocolconfiguration

  • Networking Protocols (OSI Model)

  • The position has a physicalcomponent requiring the ability to lift up to 75 lbs and may requireworking in cramped spaces or elevated locations.

  • Minimal travel will be required.

  • Fluent in German and English


  • Employment for all candidatesis contingent upon pass a background check.

If this the challenge you are looking

for and you meet the following requirements, we want to talk to you.

Role Responsibilities and


  • Act as technical liaison for ourtechnical teams.

  • Ability to understand internalcustomer problem and provide technical solution in timely manner.

  • Ability to understand customerurgency and sensitivity of problem.

  • Strong Verbal and Writtencommunication skills.

  • Ability to speak confidently andcommunicate clearly with internal customers.

  • Ability to work well withdemanding customer environment and delight customer.

  • Strong Adherence to Process andbe process champion.

  • Participate in the installation,monitoring, maintenance, support, and optimization of all productionserver hardware, software.

  • Ability to quickly learn newtechnologies and keep up with the latest technologies.

  • Highly service-oriented,reliable, responsible, self-motivated, and enthusiastic.

  • Excellent communication skillsand ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of customersand staff.

  • Experience providingclient-facing, direct customer support and service.

  • Ability to work productively incross-functional teams or resourcefully and independently as anindividual.

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

Define, design, and implement network communications and solutions within a fast-paced, leading edge database/applications company.

Perform performance trend analysis and manage the server/network capacity. Propose client configuration and implement technical solutions to enhance and/or troubleshoot the system. Work with others to define, coordinate vendor purchase needs. Responsible for support documentation as well.

Job duties are varied and complex utilizing independent judgment. May have project lead role. 5 years of related experience in a medium to large network distributed and computing environment. BS in Computer Science or related field.

As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer being made. This will involve identity and employment verification, salaryverification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).

Job: Information Technology

Location: DE-DE,Germany-Frankfurt

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle