Creative and Design Engineering Management & Business Others Other Science and Tech
3 - 5 Years
Regional Manager, Third-Party Data Center
Bachelor's degree or equivalent practical experience.
10 years of experience managing technical teams, team leads and/or managers.
5 years of experience at regional-level data center or mission critical facility management, engineering,
Mastery of power distribution and HVAC requirements for high-availability data centers.
Experience with and to end critical programs in a data center environment.
Experience collaborating with cross-functional business units to meet company goals and standards
Experience in facilities management, data center management, people management, program management, risk management, communication, collaboration or transferable skills/experiences.
Demonstrates effective people management and leadership skills, with the ability to influence at all levels.
Understanding of reliability centered maintenance, risk assessment and quality assurance
About the job
The Data Center team designs and operates some of the most sophisticated electrical engineering, mechanical engineering and HVAC systems in the world. Facility Technicians at Google data centers operate, monitor and support physical facilities conditions. Some duties will include heating and cooling of air and water, power supply, generators, UPS systems, electrical distribution and control and monitoring systems. You regularly help inspect, maintain and repair various data center systems such as piping and non-critical electrical or mechanical system components). You'll provide daily assistance to senior technicians as you read blueprints/schematics, conduct tours of systems and assess their working order.
You will develop creative approaches to reducing operational costs while improving overall data center efficiency. You ensure that environmental and safety standards are consistently met, identifying problems and making repairs quickly In emergency situations or abnormal conditions, you manage data center performance issues and outages to minimize the recovery time from failures.
As the Regional Manager, you will be leading a team of operations managers and data center professionals to help oversee the operations of 3PDC sites within EMEA, which includes technical due diligence of third-party operations programs and taking charge of incident management and root cause analysis. Your team will evaluate and mitigate facility operations risk and improve the reliability of third party operations programs.
Behind everything our users see online is the architecture built by the Technical Infrastructure team to keep it running. From developing and maintaining our data centers to building the next generation of Google platforms, we make Google's product portfolio possible. We're proud to be our engineers' engineers and love voiding warranties by taking things apart so we can rebuild them. We keep our networks up and running, ensuring our users have the best and fastest experience possible.
Oversee the day-to-day management of third party data center (3PDC) teams within EMEA and ensure core objectives are sustained and improved.
Ensure 3PDC site related priorities are consistent with company objectives e.g. technical due diligence of third party vendors and operators.
Oversee the facility operations vendor and programs within the sites e.g. reliability metrics, reporting and analytics.
Work with internal/external business partners to set and implement short-term and long-term strategy for 3PDC sites in EMEA. Work with cross-functional teams, identify problems and create solutions that add value to the core business..
Ensure appropriate resource levels in the region, optimized for steady state operations with ability to burst for high demands of technical due diligence.
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