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Data Center Technician Apprentice, Engineering, September 2021 start

The Hardware Operations team is responsible for monitoring, maintaining and deploying the state-of-the-art physical infrastructure behind Google's search technology. As a Data Center Technician Apprentice, you'll deploy and maintain Google's advanced Data Center Server and Network Infrastructure.

You’ll get exposure to the physical deployment of data center-related technology and work closely with various stakeholders. While in this role, you will be offered a great introduction to the wider engineering world at Google. You will have the opportunity to develop either within Hardware Operations or learn more about software development, networking operations or our project management groups.

Google is and always will be an engineering company. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to address some of technology's greatest challenges and make an impact on millions, if not billions, of users. At Google, engineers not only revolutionize search, they routinely work on massive scalability and storage solutions, large-scale applications and entirely new platforms for developers around the world. From Google Ads to Chrome, Android to YouTube, Social to Local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.


  • Specific responsibilities vary by project area.
  • Minimum qualifications:

  • MBO ICT students level 3 or 4 [middle-level applied education in the Dutch education system].
  • Experience with operating systems and networking protocols.
  • Experience with computer hardware and server hardware or troubleshooting/diagnosing.
  • Ability to speak and write in English fluently.
  • Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience with Linux operating systems.
  • Experience in maintenance and monitoring of (server) systems.
  • Familiarity with data centers or network operation center environment.
  • Experience in project management and leadership.
  • Ability to collaborate and partner with teams to overcome challenges.
  • Have authorisation to work in the Netherlands.
  • Data Center Technician Apprentice, Engineering, September 2021 start

    Google, Eemshaven
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