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DCEO Cluster Manager

DCEO Cluster Manager

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Amazon Web Services Sweden AB
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Operations, IT, & Support Engineering
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Job Description

The Regional Data Centre Engineering Manager, with be responsible for data center engineering operations across three Amazon Data Center availability zones, managing a team of engineers responsible for the 100% availability of mechanical and electrical services, including risk management and mitigation, corrective and preventative maintenance of critical infrastructure, Colo vendor management and metric reporting.
  • Responsible for the on-site management of shift technicians, senior shift technicians, sub-contractors and vendors, ensuring that all work performed is in accordance with Amazon practices and procedures.
  • Has primary responsibility for engineering systems availability in both leased and colocated facilities.
  • Conducts financial analysis and contributes to financial decisions.
  • Typically manages 5 or more direct reports.
  • Negotiates and rolls out contracts and defines and audits SLA's.
  • May oversee the build out of Facility-specific infrastructure in existing locations.
  • Participates in recruiting efforts. Continually raises the bar.
  • Is active in the training and/or development of others.
  • Executes vision and goals for the team or department.
  • Will conduct Project Management for multiple sites.
  • Draws from a deep group or department level understanding to make business decisions.
  • Uses business knowledge to set priorities and develop project plans.
  • Has a deep understanding of best practices in their area of expertise and ensures their application.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Able to prioritize in complex, fast-paced environment.
  • Will contribute to the development of the project plan for the business group.
  • Effectively sets priorities to meet goals on budget and on time.
  • Is resourceful, maintains effective pace and gets things done.
  • May manage individuals and/or other managers in remote locations.
  • Insists on the highest standards from self and others. Drives accountability for results.
  • Keeps others informed of information that contributes to the performance of the team, department or company.
  • Engenders trust and respect in all working relationships.
  • Establish performance benchmarks, conduct analyses, and prepare reports on all aspects of the critical facility operations and maintenance.
  • Work with IT managers and other business leaders to coordinate projects, manage capacity, and optimize plant safety, performance, reliability and efficiency.
  • Operate and manage both routine and emergency services on a variety of critical systems such as: switchgear, generators, UPS systems, power distribution equipment, chillers, cooling towers, computer room air handlers, building monitoring systems, etc.
  • May assist in the design and build out of new facilities.
  • May assist in projects to increase current facilitiy efficientcy.
  • Responsible for asset and inventory management.
  • Assist in recruiting efforts
  • Deliver quality service and ensure all customer demands are met

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Technical (Military/ Trade School) Degree and relevant experience.
  • 4+ years of relevant work experience.
  • 2+ years of management experience.
  • 2+ years of Data Center Management Experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • 6+ years of Data Center Engineering Management Experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or relevant discipline.
  • Fundamental knowledge of network design and layout as well as low voltage (copper/ fiber) cabling

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