Jobs: Network Operations (Part Time)

Erich Pletsch erich at
Thu Jan 26 16:34:08 MST 2006

Tier Four, a Utah colocation company, has several part time positions 
open on its Network Operations team at our Orem data center.  Several 
shifts are currently available.  Please email a resume or brief bio to 
jobs at with "NOC Position" somewhere in the subject if you would 
like to apply for these positions.  To learn more about the company 

The Network Operations Center team helps customers with all aspects of 
system administration and troubleshooting of issues related to their 
systems that are colocated in Tier Four's Utah data centers.  These 
positions offer the opportunity for growth and learning, however, 
previous experience as a system administrator or general computer geek 
is required.  Applicants must have at least some formal education beyond 
high school - concurrent enrollment in college is definitely acceptable.

Time commitments range from 12 to 32 hours per week.  Pay ranges from 
$11 to $18 per hour depending on the shift chosen, previous experience, 
and internal certification level (training is provided by Tier Four).  
Opportunities for full time employment and advancement within the 
organization are available in the future.

Applicant should be familiar with administration of the following 
operating systems:
-Linux and Linux Variants, 2.4 and 2.6 kernels, including experience 
with non kernel based device drivers
-Windows Server 2000 and 2003
-Solaris or HP-UX experience is a plus but is not required

Applicants should have a working understanding of and some experience with:
-Firewalls, NAT, and VPNs
-Layer2 switching and Layer3 routing
-Apache, MySQL and PostgresSQL, PHP
-Basic shell scripting
-Cisco IOS - command line admin/troubleshooting

Additional training to augment current skill sets will be provided by 
Tier Four.  However, applicants that do not meet at least 80% of the 
above listed requirements need not apply.  Previous experience at a data 
center or colocation company is not required.

Current shift openings include:
M,W,F 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
T, Th, Sat 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
M,W,F 10p.m.-2a.m.
T,TH,Sat 10p.m.-2a.m.
Sat 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

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