New Job: Computer Hardware Technician

Title:  Computer Hardware Technician

Hiring Company: SoftLayer, an IBM Company

Company Description:  SoftLayer, an IBM Company, provides cloud infrastructure as a service from 13 data centers in the United States, Asia, and Europe, and a global footprint of 25 network points of presence. Our customers range from Web startups to global enterprises.

Products and services include bare metal and virtual servers, networking, turnkey big data and private cloud solutions, and more. Our unique advantages include the industry’s first Network-Within-a-Network topology for true out-of-band access, and an easy-to-use customer portal and robust API for full remote-access of all product and service management options. SoftLayer was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. We were acquired by IBM in July, 2013.

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Location: Oslo Area, Norway

Job Type: Full-Time, Entry Level

Industry: Information Technology

Application Deadline:  None Specified


This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-moving, large datacenter environment with the fastest growing hosting company in the world! SoftLayer is looking for highly motivated individuals who are multi-talented and self-driven.


  • Rack, build, cable, configure, and provision Intel and AMD servers
  • Rack, cable, and deploy Cisco Layer 2 networking equipment
  • Troubleshoot, test, quality assurance of server hardware
  • Professionally resolve hardware issues via trouble ticket
  • Troubleshoot and resolve problems with basic network and operating system installations and configurations.
  • Monitor and assist our automated provisioning system for new server orders
  • Monitor and escalate issues with customer’s servers as necessary


  • Operating System Installation – Windows Server, Linux, Unix
  • Rack, cable, and deploy Cisco Layer 2 networking equipment
  • Moderate knowledge of PC hardware concepts and component installation.
  • Basic knowledge of various internet-related services and software (mail, web, DNS, etc).
  • Must be able to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
  • General understanding of computer networking concepts.
  • Customer focused attitude with some previous customer service experience.
  • Network wiring/cabling experience a plus.

If you are seeking a challenge, apply today! Multiple positions are available for immediate hire. Shifts include day/evening/overnight.

How to apply:  Apply via job posting website.

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