Lab Technician

  • Data Center
  • Design Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Netapp

Job Summary:
The Netapp products innovate not only in firmware and software development, but also in hardware and system design. To maintain this leading edge in product design, we need to release and certify products to the market in a timely manner.

As a Lab Technician you will work as part of a team responsible for all phases of drive testing and certification. As part of the drive test function, the overall focus of the group is on timely and accurate testing and certification of the NetApp storage products with new drives and drive firmware. This position is responsible for managing the configurations in the drive team data center and bench lab and making sure all systems and interactions with systems are following executive order directives.

This position requires an individual to be creative, team-oriented, a quick learner and driven to produce results.

Essential Functions:
Apply current skills to Lab Management in the following areas:

  • Working with qualification engineers and management on data center equipment needs
  • Coordinating lab and equipment loading to support project roadmaps
  • Documenting/coordinating lab maintenance windows
  • Tracking supplier equipment requirements and inventory
  • Reviewing and tracking internal lab equipment requirements
  • Coordinating the movement of material between organizations and groups within Netapp
  • Coordinating the movement of material between NetApp and drive suppliers
  • Respond to tickets for equipment issues in a timely manner
  • As part of a team, you will participate in business discussions and the needs of the team to support the drive roadmap
  • A willingness to work on additional tasks and responsibilities that will positively contribute toward team, department, and company goals

Job Requirements:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills are essential
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills are essential
  • Familiarity with basic concepts of design engineering and system test
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment of engineers to meet aggressive goals and high-quality standards
  • Strong aptitude for learning new processes and procedures
  • Ability to follow standard engineering principles and practices
  • Creative approach to problem solving
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Project
  • Ability to lift and move up to 50lbs

Responsibility and Interaction:

  • The types of tasks this individual is responsible for are a mix of structured and unstructured tasks
  • This individual will apply attained experiences and knowledge in solving routine to moderately complex problems


  • You will interact primarily with your direct manager and the technical team on assigned projects. There may be communication with employees in other functions as required

Education & Experience:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience is required, 3 to 5 years of experience is preferred.
  • An associate degree in an Engineering Technology or equivalent field or a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science is recommended.
  • Demonstrated ability to have completed multiple, complex technical tasks.

This is the pay range that Magnit reasonably expects to pay for this position: $20-22/Hr

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K 

Temporary job opportunities align well with people who are looking for career flexibility and less traditional ways of working, but at the same time are people driven to deliver amazing work in high-profile situations. Magnit Direct Source is a service offered by Magnit Global that provides top talent directly to industry leading clients who have flexible temporary assignments that work on a variety of projects and unlock opportunities for exciting work. As a temporary employee, you will be employed by Magnit Global, NetApp’s vendor responsible for fulfilling temporary jobs at NetApp. You will not be employed by NetApp.


  • Work Authorization : Green Card, US Citizen
  • Preferred years of experience : 1+ Years
  • Travel Required : No travel required
  • Shift timings: 9 AM to 5 PM
Job Location
Wichita, Kansas
USD 20.00 - USD 22.00 per hour
12 month(s)
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