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Edge DCEO Engineer

Amazon.com
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

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Job summary
Amer Data Center Edge Operations is seeking a passionate, results oriented engineer to drive operational excellence in its colocation based data center operations. This position serves as a technical resource to support Amazon Web Services (AWS) within its geographically distributed Edge Operations. The position will help ensure overall availability and reliability to meet or exceed the defined service level expectations of data center operations.

The Data Center Engineer will be responsible for overseeing site Qualification, Selection, Operations, and Projects. In addition the engineer will be responsible for overseeing the operation and maintenance of all electrical, mechanical, and HVAC equipment in multiple colocation data centers. This equipment supports mission-critical servers and networking equipment with high uptime expectations. The Data Center Engineer will continue to maintain high reliability and performance while keeping operating costs in facilities at a minimum. Where appropriate, the engineer will drive innovation cooperatively with the colocation facility to reduce operational costs.

The Data Center Engineer is Amazon€™s front line technical subject matter experts when it comes to hands-on electrical and mechanical equipment operations and troubleshooting. They will ensure the ongoing maintenance and operations of Data Center Operation€™s Mission Critical Facilities, which includes stand-by diesel generators and related fuel systems, 3 phase electrical systems that include but not limited to switchgear, UPSs, PDUs, wet cell batteries and associated systems, CRAC, centrifugal chillers, cooling towers/water chemical system, air handlers and associated systems, pumps, & motors.

Responsibilities:

  • Supervise, advise and consult with Colocation operators performing servicing or preventive maintenance.

  • Assist in performing root cause analysis for operational issues.

-Perform periodic on site assessments and audits of operations, electrical, and mechanical systems
-Supervise the design and implementation of retrofits of existing facilities
  • Qualify new sites for new deployments

  • Drive operational excellence in all data center sites

  • Perform first level trouble-shooting for facility and rack level events.

  • Approval of all CMs (Change Management Tasks) to enable changes and maintenance at sites

  • Perform basic support concepts such as ticketing systems, root cause analysis, and task prioritization.

-Must have strong ability to solve complex technical problems on electrical and/or mechanical side
-Up to 50% travel within geographical work area is required. Some travel outside traditional work area may be requested, including internationally
-Ability to lead technically in challenging situations and resolve issues
-Ability to coach and mentor other technical team members




Key job responsibilities
Responsibilities:

Supervise, advise and consult with Colocation operators performing servicing or preventive maintenance.
Assist in performing root cause analysis for operational issues.

-Perform periodic on site assessments and audits of operations, electrical, and mechanical systems

-Supervise the design and implementation of retrofits of existing facilities

Qualify new sites for new deployments
Drive operational excellence in all data center sites
Perform first level trouble-shooting for facility and rack level events.
Approval of all CMs (Change Management Tasks) to enable changes and maintenance at sites
Perform basic support concepts such as ticketing systems, root cause analysis, and task prioritization.

-Must have strong ability to solve complex technical problems on electrical and/or mechanical side

-Up to 50% travel within geographical work area is required. Some travel outside traditional work area may be requested, including internationally

-Ability to lead technically in challenging situations and resolve issues

-Ability to coach and mentor other technical team members




BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience in a data center or other critical environment
  • 4+ years of Facilities Management Experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Associates or Bachelors in applicable engineering field or mechanical or electrical trades
  • Operating engineering licenses such as DC II, DC III, or equivalent
  • Stationary Engineering or Building Engineering License
  • Electrical or mechanical Journeyman License
  • CFC license
  • NFPA 70E
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Solid leadership and organizational skills Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer €“ Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age



Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

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Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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