Engineer

Employer
Coresite
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
Sep 17, 2021
Closes
Sep 25, 2021
Ref
108094390
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
DescriptionThe Engineer is responsible for electrical, mechanical, and site plan design and review. Individual must have an in-depth understanding of electrical and mechanical systems and how they relate to datacenter redundancy and operation. The Engineer must coordinate with Data Center Operations personnel to ensure all equipment installs, which require engineering review, are verified and meet CoreSite build standards.DutiesEvaluate the efficiency, reliability, and engineering design of electrical, mechanical, plumbing, fire and life-safety, and building management systems for expansion and upgrade projectsEvaluate new products for efficiency, reliability, and total cost of operationDetermine testing/commissioning scope to ensure design intent and operability of systems supporting the data centersProvide end of construction sign-off for quality assurance of engineered systemsWork with product to design custom engineering solutions for customer deploymentsEvaluate installed systems to maximize efficiency and reliabilityApprove engineering changes to existing facilitiesProvide support to Data Center Operations on failure analysis and engineering support for system maintenance and operation of critical infrastructureProvide engineering and project management support for strategic customersProvide independent quality controls to facilities group to ensure proper operation of equipment, safety, and maintenance practicesEstablish construction standards for electrical, mechanical, and support infrastructureSupport commissioning activities by reviewing test scripts and witnessing test performancePromote and demonstrate the behaviors consistent with CoreSites culture and 8 Guiding PrinciplesSpecial projects as assignedTravel up to 40% annually to support testing and construction activities RequirementsKnowledge, Skills & Abilities: Strong working knowledge of data center design and operationMust poses problem solving skillsMust have strong verbal and writing skillsMust have basic working knowledge of AutoCAD or other computer aided design softwareMust be able to demonstrate in-depth technical knowledge of electrical/mechanical support systems for data centersAbility to use test equipment such as power quality meters, thermal imaging cameras, multi-meters, and other test equipment to evaluate and troubleshoot equipment operation. Education/Experience5+ years of relevant experience in Mission Critical operation and designBachelors degree in engineering or relevant Mission Critical operational experience is requiredPhysical DemandsThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to handle, or feel objects; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop or kneel; talk and hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.BenefitsNot only does CoreSite have a fun, team-focused work environment, but we also offer great benefits!Medical and Vision coverage through Cigna Heath CareTelemedicine through MDLiveDental Insurance through Delta DentalLife Insurance and Short-Term & Long-term Disability Insurance fully paid by the companyVoluntary coverage benefits for Life and AD&D, Critical Illness, Accident Coverage, and Hospital IndemnityMedical and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA) Plans and Health Saving Account (HSA) Plans401(k) retirement savings plan with a generous company contributionFree parking or a company contribution towards a public transit passPaid Parental Leave16 days of Personal Time Off (PTO)10 paid HolidaysWellness program with annual incentive Annual discretionary bonus incentiveApplicant Privacy Notice: CoreSite is committed to protecting the privacy and security of personal information submitted by applicants. The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) requires us to provide you information about our personal information handling practices. As a result, were providing this Privacy Notice that describes how we collect, use, share, and update personal information from individuals who wish to be considered for employment with CoreSite. To read the Applicant Privacy Notice, please go to Jobble

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