Data Center Operator – ERP21 Recruitment & Consultancy

Data Center Operator

Full Time
  • Post Date: September 26, 2021
  • 18138
Job Description

Position Overview

The Data Center Operator assists in performing routine tasks associated with operating mainframe and non-mainframe (distributed environment) tasks in accordance with detailed instructions. 


Key Accountabilities/Duties

  • Monitoring server console
  • Mounting cartridges in cartridge libraries 
  • Maintaining software applications, operating systems and regular maintenance.
  • Assist in transport backup cartridges and disks to offsite locations
  • Monitor the security cameras
  • Coordinate all works in the Data Center 
  • Troubleshoot and escalate on batch job failures and assist in fixing these problems
  • Daily IT Operations tasks, e.g. shutdown of specified databases and application jobs, initiate backup etc.
  • Data Center environmental monitoring, e.g. ensure the Air Con environment is in a healthy state
  • Any other duties as assigned by management



  • Recognized Diploma in Electrical / Electronic / Computer Engineering / Information Systems
  • At least 3 years’ experience in Data Center Operation
  • Possess excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Good customer service aptitude, and strong work ethic.
  • May require to work on shift
  • Basic knowledge of Windows Server 2003/2008/2012 operating system
  • Basic knowledge of Unix and Linux operating system
  • Basic knowledge on virtualization technologies (Vmware ESXi, Microsoft HyperV)
  • Basic knowledge on network infrastructure 
  • Basic knowledge on batch jobs scheduling tools
  • Self-driven and able to work independently