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HPC Data Center Technician

Posted on 6/27/2024

Core Scientific

Core Scientific

201-500 employees

Provides blockchain infrastructure and mining solutions

Financial Services
Crypto & Web3


Austin, TX, USA

Network Administration
System Administration
IT & Security
Required Skills
  • High school diploma/GED required
  • 1 year of experience working in data center environment required
  • Technical knowledge for various systems such as electrical distribution, emergency/standby power, HVAC, fire, and monitoring and control required
  • Knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite and other standard software programs required
  • Prior technical school training preferred
  • Experience working in mission-critical environments preferred
  • Experience with building electrical, mechanical, BMS, and fire systems preferred
  • Electrical or mechanical license (HVAC) preferred
  • Valid driver’s license preferred
  • Maintain the daily operation of the data center from a service delivery perspective
  • Work with Site Reliability Services team to deliver 100% uptime while minimizing risks
  • Monitor power, cooling capacity, and environmental conditions within the data center
  • Utilize a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)/Building Monitoring System (BMS) to monitor infrastructure health and planned maintenance
  • Coordinate preventive maintenance of data center equipment and manage communication with stakeholders
  • Assist with the development, revision, and execution of operating procedures and preventive maintenance inspections
  • Resolve electrical and mechanical issues within the data center quickly and communicate issues to leadership
  • Respond to emergencies and critical issues as necessary for complete recovery
  • Troubleshoot and document technical issues, escalate as appropriate, and ensure issue resolution
  • Assist with physical and logical installations
  • Maintain accurate facility data including rounds, PM work orders, change management, etc.
  • Maintain strict adherence to change control activities
  • Work effectively with outside contractors and ensure compliance with critical facility work rules
  • Complete facility rounds at the beginning of each shift to ensure data center upkeep
  • Participate in facility training/safety/compliance programs regularly
  • Participate in construction and commissioning as directed by the Construction team
  • Keep facility clean and oversee property management services
  • Adhere to federal and local safety laws and policies
  • Foster open, respectful, and professional communication within the team and across the organization
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Core Scientific specializes in high-performance blockchain infrastructure and software solutions, focusing on securing and powering the Bitcoin network through purpose-built computing infrastructure, digital asset self-mining, and fully managed hosting solutions. They leverage next-generation technology to optimize digital asset mining and provide leading-edge protocols and services for the evolving financial ecosystem.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Austin, Texas



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth