- Posted 22 September 2023
- Job type Permanent
Leadership Development Program
Paid Parental Leave
Return to Work Policy
Flexible Working Arrangements
Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership
Internal Women's Networking Group
Equal Pay Initiatives
Data Center Critical Facilities Engineer (HVAC/Mechanical)
Equinix is the world’s digital infrastructure company, operating 240+ data centers across the globe and providing interconnections to all the key clouds and networks. Businesses need one place to simplify and bring together fragmented, complex infrastructure that spans private and public cloud environments. Our global platform allows customers to place infrastructure wherever they need it and connect it to everything they need to succeed.
We are a fast-growing global company with 20 years of consecutive quarterly growth*. Through our innovative portfolio of high-performance products and services, we have created the largest, most active global ecosystem of 10,000+ companies, including 2,100 networks and 3,000+ cloud and IT service providers in 32 countries spanning six continents.
A career at Equinix means you will collaborate on work that impacts the world and be surrounded by endless opportunities to learn new skills and grow in varied directions. We embrace diversity in thought and contribution and are committed to providing an equitable work environment. that is foundational to our core values as a company and is vital to our success.
The Critical Facilities Specialist supports the wider team by performing repairs and leading all aspects of site maintenance at our static site. The successful applicant will be tasked with coordinating the maintenance and up keeping of all Data center infrastructure according to Equinix global standards.
Given the nature of our existing team make-up and close location of our sites, we are considering candidates with a strong HVAC/mechanical background with exposure across broad engineering works.
Strong interpersonal skills (particularly when speaking with onsite customers), attention to detail, engineering proficiency and a dedication to consistently achieving personal and team Equinix goals will be highly regarded.
Provides the team with technical support and advice
Acts as SME and provides training to team members where needed
Breakdown and Repairs Management
Maintenance Scheduling and Planned Preventative Maintenance
Maintaining Security Policy and Procedures
Reporting - Reviews specialist contractual reports and activities
Assess Consistency to Policy - Ensures all repairs performed on all data center infrastructure are completed according to the manufacturer’s guidelines and standard methodologies
Problem Solving - root cause analysis and in the repair of failed components
Teamwork -Liaises with regional construction or design teams on design changes
Design - Validates design criteria for new principal power installations (e.g. single power source)
Trade Cert or Degree in related fields
Willingness to work autonomously and unsupervised when required
Ideally some data center or mission critical exposure and experience
Positive demeanor and outlook, enjoys working in a team environment.
Ability to attain and maintain NV1 security clearance
Benefits of the role
Salary package including annual bonus, annual reviews, and healthcare allowance! (with some roles attracting company shares)
Development and progression opportunities across Equinix in the Facilities or wider teams both locally and Globally
Monday-Friday daytime hours on a static site!