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Sr. Manager, Data Center Facilities Operations

 

Sr. Manager, Data Center Facilities Operations

  • JR-131561
  • Ashburn
  • Operations
  • Full time
Sr. Manager, Data Center Facilities Operations

Equinix is the world’s digital infrastructure company, operating 245+ 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 70+ quarters of 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 2,000+ networks and 3,000 cloud and IT service providers in 32 countries spanning six continents.

Joining our operations team means that you will be at the forefront of all we do, maintaining critical facilities infrastructure as part of a close-knit team delivering best-in-class service to our data center customers. 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.

Job Summary

Equinix is seeking a Sr. Data Center Facility Manager to lead our Ashburn facility operations team that will operate and maintain critical facility infrastructure, plan and execute projects to upgrade and improve our critical and non-critical infrastructure systems, and develop the tools, processes, and safety culture necessary to effectively scale.

Responsibilities

  • Oversee all aspects of the data center’s critical physical infrastructure. Maintain high availability and performance while ensuring that all work performed within the site is done to high quality without impact to internal/external customers and maintain service level agreements
  • Manage teams of 24x7 engineers in all facets of their career. Guide, train and educate staff on best practices related to all service owner issues
  • Engage in improvement projects, often requiring reaching out to a variety of internal and external support teams, and drive them from conception to completion
  • Is the escalation point for Data Center facilities related issues/failures including responding to out-of-hours emergency calls
  • Oversee operation and management of routine and emergency services on a variety of critical systems such as: switchgear, generators, UPS systems, power distribution equipment, chillers, cooling towers, computer room air handlers, building monitoring systems, etc
  • Overall site capacity management
  • Participates as part of the new facility/infrastructure design team
  • Incident Management including communicating and coordinating activities and on-site staff during a complex customer-impacting incidents, drive root cause analysis and provide a clear direction and, drives approval for incident resolution
  • Ensure all safety procedures are adhered to while performing work

Qualifications

  • 10+ years of management experience in technology operations, including critical facility operations
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Highly experienced in people leadership in a 24/7 environment
  • Proven track record of thinking strategically and executing tactically
  • Experienced in project management
  • Experienced working with vendor partners
  • High-level of knowledge and understanding of data center power and cooling infrastructure
  • Knowledge of industry standards, building codes and safety standards, including EHS, OSHA
  • Troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Experience providing solutions to complex problems under pressure
  • Experience in cross functional, collaborative environments

The targeted pay range for this position in the following location is / locations are: 

  • San Francisco, CA / Bay Area:  $143,000 to $235,000 
  • California (Non-SF/Bay Area), Connecticut, Maryland, New York, New Jersey, Washington state:  $137,000 to $225,000 
  • Colorado, Nevada, Rhode Island:  $124,000 to $204,000 

Our pay ranges reflect the minimum and maximum target for new hire pay for the full-time position determined by role, level, and location. Individual pay is based on additional factors including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education and/or training. 

Equinix is committed to ensuring that our employment process is open to all individuals, including those with a disability. If you need assistance in applying for an open position, you may send an email to Staffing@equinix.com. Please provide your contact information and let us know how we can assist you.

Equinix is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, sex, pregnancy / childbirth or related medical conditions, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic partnership status, age, veteran or military status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, political / organizational affiliation, status as a victim or family member of a victim of crime or abuse, or any other status protected by applicable law. (Equal Opportunity / AA / Disabled / Veterans Employer).

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