Amazon Web Services

Controls Manager, Data Center Capacity Delivery

Posted 07 March 2024
Job type Permanent

Company's Benefits

  • Flexible Working Arrangements

    Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Equal Pay Initiatives

    Equal Pay Initiatives

  • Mentorship Program

    Mentorship Program

  • Leadership Development Program

    Leadership Development Program

  • Paid Parental Leave

    Paid Parental Leave

  • Return to Work Policy

    Return to Work Policy

  • Breastfeeding Rooms

    Breastfeeding Rooms

  • Sponsorship Program

    Sponsorship Program

  • Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

    Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

  • Internal Women's Networking Group

    Internal Women's Networking Group

Job Description


At Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. If you'd like to help us build the place to find and buy anything online, this is your chance to make history.
The Data Center Capacity Delivery team is looking for exceptional individuals to join our Implementation, Controls organization as Controls Manager leading the team of Controls Project Engineers, responsible for the Building Automation Systems (BMS) and Electrical Power Management System (EPMS) related projects within Amazon data centers. If you are passionate about the Customer Experience, think and act globally and have the ability to contribute to major new innovations in the area of building controls and automation this is the challenge you are looking for!
The ideal candidate will have experience managing a team of highly skilled individuals. The candidate will possess a project/construction management, mechanical, industrial controls, electrical or technology background that enables him/her to undertake the challenges of sophisticated controls platforms and a demonstrated ability to think broadly and strategically in aligning building controls and automation with the larger objectives of the business.
Role Responsibilities and Requirements:
-Managing team of Controls Engineers.
-Able to implement and track team goals, projects, budget, report the status of ongoing projects upwards.
-Experienced Interviewer, able to develop launch plans for new hires, and identify team needs.
-Strong writing skills, able to articulate thoughts clearly and concisely
-Understanding of: electrical diagrams, control diagrams, building operations, control circuits, industrial HVAC.
-Ability to ascertain customer needs to help develop project scope and specifications.
-Ability to manage scope of work relative to the site specifics and customer needs.
-Ability to manage project engineering to determine the scope of work relative to the design intent of the customer needs.
-Ability to read and interpret specifications and implementing those specifications as they apply the work environment.
-Development of Scope of Work, Level of Efforts (LOE), project plan and budget.
-Review of drawings for control panels, power distribution, junction boxes. Included in the drawings are the general arrangement, internal layout, schematics and interconnection and wire diagrams.
-Performing inspects, testing, and commission of the data centers related BMS and EPMS system.
-Work individually and as part of a team to develop new products, support existing products, test and evaluate equipment.
-Provide technical assistance as needed to internal customers.
-Coordinate project work internally within the department and externally with other departments to ensure on-time completion of projects within budget.

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Sydney, NSW, AUS


Basic Qualifications -B.S. degree in Electrical, Mechanical or other related engineering degree with 10 years of industrial controls system related work experience and minimum 4 years of leadership experience managing a team of Engineers. -Experience working in high availability environments such as Data Centers, Hospitals, Oil & Gas, Energy, Water or Manufacturing Industries.


Preferred qualifications · MS in an engineering based discipline with 10+ years of industrial controls related experience. · Demonstrated success in leading and managing teams, preferably in a Controls, Mechanical or electrical construction and maintenance environment · 6 years Experience managing a highly skilled team of Controls Engineers and Managers. · Project management, organization and problem solving skills, ability to handle multiple task · Must possess ability to build peer relationships as well as work independently. · Must be able to operate with little to no supervision · Project Management Professional (PMP) or Professional Engineer (PE) license. · Is able to dive deep and is never out of touch with the details of the business or the technology · Strive for innovation and simplification · Has passion and convictions and the innate ability to inspire passion in others · Strong results orientation.