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Praxair, Inc. Global ITS Data Center Operator in Danbury, Connecticut

Global ITS Data Center Operator


Praxair, Inc. is a leading industrial gas company in North and South America and one of the largest worldwide. With market capitalization of approximately $40 billion and 2017 sales of $11 billion, the company employs over 26,000 people globally and has been named to the Dow Jones World Sustainability Index for 15 consecutive years. Praxair produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialty gases, and high-performance surface coatings.

Our products, services and technologies are making our planet more productive by bringing efficiency and environmental benefits to a wide variety of industries, including aerospace, chemicals, food and beverage, electronics, energy, healthcare, manufacturing, primary metals and many others.


  • The Data Center is staffed 24/7. This is a first shift opening. Candidates must be able to work 6:30am-3pm or 7am-3:30pm, Sun-Thurs or Tues-Fri, and occasional holidays.


  • Monitor Systems Availability in the Data Center and report System failure to appropriate support personnel.

  • Handle Service Desk calls after 6PM EST and/or weekends

  • Monitor and respond to Service Desk tickets via Service Now

  • Monitor System Backup logs

  • Process File Restores upon request

  • Process LAN and Notes ID requests and terminations

  • Maintain record keeping for LAN ID’s

  • Administer Shared Folder access (Windows environment)

  • Submit CU Batch scheduling (DEC Alpha)

  • Tidal Job Scheduler Monitoring – Ensure successful job processing

  • Monitor Network Availability – Network Operations Center (NOC)

  • Perform First level Network Outage checks/Troubleshooting.

  • Open tickets with Network vendors for Data circuit outages

  • Data Center Environmental Monitoring & Testing

  • Light use of Powershell, VBScript or similar scripting language.

  • Utilize Orion Solarwinds, HP Operations Manager and HP Network Node Manager for system/network monitoring


Required Skills/Experience

  • Requires a self-driven individual able to work under minimum supervision.

  • Must be flexible to work any of three shifts.

  • Must be able to report to work during inclement weather days

  • Experienced with Active Directory.

  • Must have good verbal and written skills.

  • Basic understanding of TCP/IP.

  • Systems management experience.

  • Systems monitoring experience.

  • Experience with Tidal Enterprise Scheduler or similar Job Scheduling tool.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Information Technology

Primary Location Connecticut-Danbury

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: 18003177