Facilities / Data Centre Manager

Role Description

Facilities / Data Centre Manager Job in Co. Derry

In partnership with our client, CPL is currently seeking an experience Facilities / Data Centre Manager in Co. Derry.

The purpose of this role is to deliver 24/7/365 100% reliability and availability of critical equipment required to sustain the critical environment for a 5 acre New Build Colocation Datacentre.

You will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the Centre Operations team and Technical Maintenance teams, whilst maintaining responsibility for the full budget and financial management operations.

Skills / Experience required

  • Excellent general education is essential, ideally to degree standard in electrical or equivalent experience.
  • You must be able to demonstrate a career showing continuous personal development with at least two years’ experience in data centre management or equivalent experience.
  • Finance with exposure to invoicing, budgets and general business accounts.
  • Managerial experience within a critical environment.
  • Must understand all the associated safety code related requirements relative to providing the service. Experience with Health & Safety Risk Assessments and Control Measures.
  • Experience of maintaining critical & temperature control conditioned environments.
  • Detailed understanding and experience of the electrical and mechanical systems used in a data centre environment, including: Feeders, Transformers, Generators, Fuel Systems, Switchgear, UPS systems, Battery banks, ATS/STS units, PDU/PMM units, Air handling units, chilled water systems, Fire Alarm systems, and Fire Suppression systems (pre-action sprinklers).
  • Good understanding of IT support services.
  • Prior experience of managing outsourced contracts
  • Prior operations management experience including team management, work scheduling, and performance reviews.
  • Prior exposure to maintenance scheduling and subcontractor management and supervision.
  • Strong understanding of CMMS Computerised Maintenance Management Systems and tools.
  • Experience of managing escalation and emergency issues.
  • Experience in vendor management, ability to manage and monitor progress to ensure objectives are achieved for outsourced support and projects.
  • Familiarity with ISO/FISMA audit processes and documentation.
  • Practical experience must include recruitment and line management/supervisory experience.
  • (Desirable) The development and review of teams, appraisal, and the application of effective people management practice.
  • Experience with Project Management principles

CPL Contact:
To apply please e-mail with your updated CV through the link below or for further information please contact Sheena Crosbie on 02890725618

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