Full-Time

Data Center Operations Engineer

PlayStation Global

PlayStation Global

1,001-5,000 employees

Online multiplayer gaming and digital media delivery service

Hardware
Consumer Software

$114,100 - $171,100

Bonus

Junior, Mid

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • BA degree or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience working in a production Data Center environment
  • Experience with asset management tracking and reporting
  • Knowledge of various vendor RMA processes
  • Understanding of Data Center Operations and technical requirements
  • High interest in technology
  • Highly refined organizational skills
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to handle various tasks at one time
  • Ability to rack equipment up to 50 lbs. unassisted
  • Up to 30% travel required
  • Must hold a full and valid driving license
Responsibilities
  • Support existing hardware in multiple Data Center locations within assigned region
  • Provide hands-on, break/fix support for the data center systems and communications environments
  • Installing/de-installing/relocating all rack mounted hardware
  • Installing/de-installing/testing of patching cables for all hardware related connectivity
  • Assist in the coordination of cabinet power and low voltage cabling
  • Plan and implement installations in multiple Data Center locations
  • Manage contractors to ensure work is completed on time and to the required standards
  • Update and maintain accurate inventory information for multiple Data Center locations
  • Maintain the integrity of the data center facilities, systems, and communications environments
  • Work closely with Procurement team to track orders and deliveries
  • Ensure compliance with data center standards, policies, and procedures
  • Perform required activity, such as scheduled changes and walkthroughs
  • Assist in management of all spare parts inventory and maintaining accurate information up to date
  • Keep track of and coordinate the disposal of hardware
  • Work with the Senior Manager of Data Center Operations to provide status reports for each Data Center location
  • Refine and document support process for each location including the handling of RMA requests

Playstation's mission is to deliver new joy, excitement and awe to everyone. The company builds software and hardware for gaming consoles and content.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Foster City, California

Founded

1994

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-24%

1 year growth

-25%

2 year growth

-21%

Benefits

Health and wellness: Medical (PPO, HDHP, and HMO), dental, vision, disability, employee assistance program, flexible spending accounts, health savings account, student loan repayment assistance, education reimbursement program, wellness reimbursement, identity theft protection, basic and voluntary life and AD&D insurance, business travel accident insurance, 4.5% 401(k) match, commuter program, additional voluntary programs (group legal, pet insurance, auto and home insruance), onsite flu shots and biometric screenings

Family and time off: 12 paid holidays, generous PTO, paid parental leave, adoption assistance program, 529 college savings plan match, back-up child care, parental and elder care coaching

Perks: Sony product discounts, passport perks program, monthly $10 Playstation Network voucher, employee referral bonus, game launch events