Engineer II, Third Shift

Employer
Digital Realty
Location
Ashburn, VA
Posted
Jul 14, 2017
Closes
Jul 21, 2017
Function
Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Tracking Code 1170 Job Description POSITION: Engineer II Opportunity Snapshot This position offers you the opportunity to expand your skills and experience in critical infrastructure facilities operations with the largest wholesale data center provider in the world. On a daily basis you will be involved with operations, project management, construction management and more, enjoying the opportunity to gain additional skills and further enhance your resume. As you know, critical infrastructure is the wave of the future in facilities management, and as Digital Realty continues to grow, we'll be looking for proven players to move up within our organization. The Requirements To be a good fit for this opportunity you will have: Journeyman level experience in mission critical facilities operating / engineering, including experience with mission critical infrastructure (UPS, HVAC, generators, fire/life safety systems). Expert, hands-on electrical or mechanical skill and competence in the area of non-expertise (for example, electrical expertise with mechanical competence, or vice-versa). The ability to: Comprehend, analyze and interpret complex project documents, including AutoCAD, Visio and PDF documents. Manage projects effectively. Develop installation standards and project tracking/management documents. Respond effectively, verbally and in writing, to sensitive issues, complex inquiries or complaints. Interact effectively with managers, clients, customers and the general public. A high level of commitment to customer service to both co-workers and clients. Preferred but not required: Electrical, HVAC and / or mechanical licenses. Experience writing technical methods of procedure. Change management experience. Experience with incident reporting. Shift flexibility will be required. Training may last three to six months. The Role You will join the Facilities Engineering team at this site. This role involves making rounds and responding to issues that arise, but also contributing to all aspects of the oversight and monitoring of building operations including adjustments to the HVAC, electrical, BMS, emergency generators and fire/life safety systems. You'll maintain chilled water, air conditioning, ventilating and other mechanical and electrical equipment. Pivotal to your success will be your ability to troubleshoot and repair equipment and systems independently. Your specific activities will include: Monitoring and maintaining all building systems and mission critical facilities equipment and other equipment associated with the raised floor environment including mechanical, electrical, emergency generators, fire/life safety systems and associated equipment. Conducting routine, ongoing assessment of the building systems operations. Performing tests and rounds, and analyzing data to assure the proper functioning of equipment. Performing preventive maintenance on all building equipment. Working on building management programs for a mission critical facilities environment. Ensuring efficient operation of all building systems. Assisting, as necessary, with scheduling of preventive maintenance, contracted maintenance and general maintenance with minimum disruption of building services. Coordinating maintenance efforts, as needed, with outside contractors, tenant finish personnel and engineers. Maintaining lighting in all areas of the building. Ensuring compliance with all safety procedures as well as utilization of protective equipment. Maintaining ongoing communication with tenants, owners, property management and vendors. Assisting in updating and / or maintaining as-built drawings. Responding quickly to emergency situations (fire, evacuation, equipment failure etc.) and customer concerns. Assisting with maintaining inventory control programs / purchasing parts and supplies. Ensuring compliance with applicable codes, requisitions, government agencies and DLR directives as relates to building operations. Note: this description is intended to give you a general overview of the position and is not an exhaustive listing of duties and responsibilities. Digital Realty: Where the cloud lives and business thrives We built the global standard for technical real estate, developing a unique capability to acquire, manage, and scale data center campuses. Now, Digital Realty is building a unique ecosystem of open solutions that power customer growth through exceptional service on a foundation of unrivaled data center expertise. The new Digital Realty combines unparalleled data center services, carrier-dense interconnection, real estate acumen, and financial strength to create unique power of choice and value when and where our customers need it. Our Mission To provide our customers with the trusted foundation for the digital world Our Vision To build a network of connected campuses and internet gateways that become the heart of the internet and cloud, powering growth and prosperity for customers, employees and shareholders. Our Values Guide our decisions and actions every day-above all else, we value customers, excellence, talent, teamwork and success. About Digital Realty Digital Realty Trust, Inc. supports the data center and colocation strategies of more than 2,000 firms across its secure, network-rich portfolio of data centers located throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Digital Realty's clients include companies of all sizes, ranging from financial services, cloud and information technology services, to manufacturing, energy, gaming, life sciences and consumer products Digital Realty is a publicly traded company (NYSE: DLR) with investment grade ratings from all three major ratings agencies. Digital Realty offers a highly competitive compensation package, excellent benefits, and an environment that recognizes and rewards your contributions. Digital Realty is an equal opportunity employer, EOE/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Please do not forward unsolicited resumes to any employee of Digital Realty and its subsidiaries. Digital Realty is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited referrals. Job Location Ashburn, Virginia, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular