- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical/Marine/Electrical Engineering or equivalent practical experience.
6 years of experience in the management of teams performing installation, maintenance, or upgrade work in data center or business-critical facilities.
6 years of relevant work experience, including experience in planning, creating, and implementing complex control system designs for large data center installations, including overseeing negotiations or technical interactions with equipment providers.
Experience as a Chief Engineer or Facilities Manager of Critical Facilities/Data Centers.
Experience in electrical and mechanical systems and cooling principles. Specialized experience with generators, power electronics, chillers, and pumps.
Experience in motivating, leading, and creating an effective team environment.
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 a Data Center Facilities Manager, you will lead a large team who are responsible for 24/7 data center operations. You will be responsible for meeting service level agreements with internal teams regarding uptime, efficiencies, and cost. In addition, you will work to grow the team in order to meet the needs of the business, while also leveraging technical talent and identifying key hiring needs for regional data centers.
Google is and always will be an engineering company. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to take on 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.
Provide technical input in the planning, design, and development of all electrical and mechanical facilities equipment.
Ensure that facilities issues are identified and repaired quickly.
Mentor and develop the skills of an internal team in order to scale in support of facilities equipment.
Work towards continual improvement in operation and maintenance efficiencies and travel to other regions to facilitate projects.
Lead a team of skilled electrical and mechanical technicians.
About the company
Google is not a conventional company, and we don't intend to become one. True, we share attributes with the world's most successful organizations - a focus on innovation and smart business practices comes to mind - but even as we continue to grow, we're committed to retaining a small-company feel. At Google, we know that every employee has something important to say, and that every employee is integral to our success.
We provide individually-tailored compensation packages that can be comprised of competitive salary, bonus, and equity components, along with the opportunity to earn further financial bonuses and rewards. Googlers thrive in small, focused teams and high-energy environments, believe in the ability of technology to change the world, and are as passionate