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Data Center Colocation Engineer - Optimization/Audit Team (Field Engineering)

Job Title: Data Center Colocation Engineer - Optimization/Audit Team (Field Engineering)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
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Salary: Not Specified
Reference: 693386c6-993b-49c1-85a4-89c2bf0f98b3
Job Published: January 19, 2021 18:33

Job Description

Job Description

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is seeking a Colocation Engineer with a Mechanical and/or Electrical Engineering background in mission critical facilities design, field, or operational engineering experience to become part of a global team that is responsible for performing availability and performance audits of our Colocation data centers. As engineers at Amazon, we are responsible for achieving a world class uptime for our customers so we need to ensure that our Colocation data centers have resilient designs, cost effective systems, and an industry leading operational management program. As one of our Colocation Field Engineers, you will work directly with the engineering and/or operations teams for the Colocation data centers within your assigned region to drive continuous advancements and improvements within their designs and operations. We will look to you for identifying availability risks then to provide suggestions for improving the availability/costs/performance/simplicity of the equipment/system designs and operational readiness programs. This will include reviewing existing designs and contributing your field experience to collaborate with the other peer engineering teams to develop approved remediation plans for any issues found in the field. Amazon has a global presence, therefore, domestic and international travel will be necessary. Team work is absolutely necessary for us to accomplish our goals. You must be able to work within a team and depend on others to accomplish the required tasks. This includes working with internal groups as well as external suppliers and consultants, including utilities, manufacturers, vendors, and contractors.

If you have an understanding of the critical equipment needs for large infrastructure mission critical sites and equipment; especially data centers, and understand the constructability and maintainability of varying designs, you may be a good fit., The Colocation Engineer will be responsible for the following: · Understanding the design and functionality of the data centers within your assigned region(s) · Traveling to different data center regions to conduct engineering evaluations of critical infrastructure designs, equipment performance, equipment settings, and commissioning results · Interpreting/evaluating Single Line Drawings (SLD), as-built drawings, equipment submittals, equipment specifications documentation, and performance data · Creating detailed audit reports along with identifying solutions to remediate any immediate threats to our operations · Leading internal teams to conduct Root Cause Analysis (RCA), developing Corrective Action (CA) solutions/plans for design gaps and performance related problems, and reporting status of implementations · Collaborating with Design and Commissioning Engineers to properly test and validate installation, operation, and performance of electrical/mechanical systems per the design intent; then using this data to calibrate our performance models · Reporting results of audits to Operations and Engineering teams · Working on concurrent projects in multiple geographical regions · Being a leader within the group as well as within other teams · Being positive and always offer creative, out of the box solutions · Having fun and working hard!, Amazon Web Services (AWS) is seeking a Colocation Engineer with a Mechanical and/or Electrical Engineering background in mission critical facilities design, field, or operational engineering experience to become part of a global team that is responsible for performing availability and performance audits of our Colocation data centers. As engineers at Amazon, we are responsible for achieving a world class uptime for our customers so we need to ensure that our Colocation data centers have resilient designs, cost effective systems, and an industry leading operational management program. As one of our Colocation Field Engineers, you will work directly with the engineering and/or operations teams for the Colocation data centers within your assigned region to drive continuous advancements and improvements within their designs and operations. We will look to you for identifying availability risks then to provide suggestions for improving the availability/costs/performance/simplicity of the equipment/system designs and operational readiness programs. This will include reviewing existing designs and contributing your field experience to collaborate with the other peer engineering teams to develop approved remediation plans for any issues found in the field. Amazon has a global presence, therefore, domestic and international travel will be necessary. Team work is absolutely necessary for us to accomplish our goals. You must be able to work within a team and depend on others to accomplish the required tasks. This includes working with internal groups as well as external suppliers and consultants, including utilities, manufacturers, vendors, and contractors.

If you have an understanding of the critical equipment needs for large infrastructure mission critical sites and equipment; especially data centers, and understand the constructability and maintainability of varying designs, you may be a good fit.

Candidate Description

· Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering · 5+ years of experience with leading MEP designs and/or complex root cause analyses in industrial or commercial in Mission Critical facilities combined with 1+ years of performing due diligence, design gap analysis, and/or operational performance audits of Mission Critical facilities · 5+ years of continuous operating redundant cooling, electrical systems, water and air distribution systems, air flow containment systems, and building management systems. This includes but is not limited to: uninterruptable power sources, diesel generators, MV and LV electrical switchgear, power distribution units, variable frequency drives, automatic/static transfer switches, chillers [air-cooled and water-cooled], pumps, cooling towers, heat exchangers, air handlers, air economizers, etc.

Please Apply With Your CV / LinkedIn Profile In English

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age

· Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering · 10+ years of direct experience with the design, construction, operation, or maintenance of mission critical data centers · Licensed Professional Engineer (for US-Based positions) · Experience with developing solutions and executing plans on fast track design/build projects and/or multiple significant upgrade projects · Experience with commissioning and/or performance testing of critical infrastructure and the associated controls systems for mission critical environments · System Matter Expert level of understanding of both mechanical and electrical equipment/design related to data centers · Good working knowledge of electrical system protection and co-ordination schemes · Knowledge of building codes and regulations including Life Safety, IBC, NFPA, NEC, ASHRAE, and OSHA · Possess excellent attention to detail and communication skills in order to maintain high quality standards for being organized, setting priorities, meeting deadlines, and staying within budgets · Possess leadership and problem solving skills · LEAN Engineering experience or certifications · ISO9001 or similar certifications · Uptime Institute Tier or Operational Sustainability Accredited Specialists Certification · Meets/exceeds Amazon's leadership principles requirements for this role · Meets/exceeds Amazon's functional/technical depth and complexity for this role Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Amazon's Data Centers are industry leading examples of innovation in the areas of data center critical infrastructure design, space utilization, energy efficiency, and cost effectiveness. We are known for our speed to market, reliability, and lowest total cost of ownership. Our Engineers are on the forefront of creating and delivering the most innovative products to our customers; and are known for being a diverse and upbeat team that is continually improving the world of cloud computing. We continue to grow and are looking for individuals that can support our mission, enjoy a challenge, and have a desire for professional growth and continuous learning. Amazon's work environment is unique in every aspect and offers an exceptional opportunity for the right candidate. If you are a creative, smart, and driven individual that enjoys working with complex problems, we want YOU!, · Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering · 5+ years of experience with leading MEP designs and/or complex root cause analyses in industrial or commercial in Mission Critical facilities combined with 1+ years of performing due diligence, design gap analysis, and/or operational performance audits of Mission Critical facilities · 5+ years of continuous operating redundant cooling, electrical systems, water and air distribution systems, air flow containment systems, and building management systems. This includes but is not limited to: uninterruptable power sources, diesel generators, MV and LV electrical switchgear, power distribution units, variable frequency drives, automatic/static transfer switches, chillers [air-cooled and water-cooled], pumps, cooling towers, heat exchangers, air handlers, air economizers, etc.

Please Apply With Your CV / LinkedIn Profile In English

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age

· Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering · 10+ years of direct experience with the design, construction, operation, or maintenance of mission critical data centers · Licensed Professional Engineer (for US-Based positions) · Experience with developing solutions and executing plans on fast track design/build projects and/or multiple significant upgrade projects · Experience with commissioning and/or performance testing of critical infrastructure and the associated controls systems for mission critical environments · System Matter Expert level of understanding of both mechanical and electrical equipment/design related to data centers · Good working knowledge of electrical system protection and co-ordination schemes · Knowledge of building codes and regulations including Life Safety, IBC, NFPA, NEC, ASHRAE, and OSHA · Possess excellent attention to detail and communication skills in order to maintain high quality standards for being organized, setting priorities, meeting deadlines, and staying within budgets · Possess leadership and problem solving skills · LEAN Engineering experience or certifications · ISO9001 or similar certifications · Uptime Institute Tier or Operational Sustainability Accredited Specialists Certification · Meets/exceeds Amazon's leadership principles requirements for this role · Meets/exceeds Amazon's functional/technical depth and complexity for this role Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Employer Description

Amazon's Data Centers are industry leading examples of innovation in the areas of data center critical infrastructure design, space utilization, energy efficiency, and cost effectiveness. We are known for our speed to market, reliability, and lowest total cost of ownership. Our Engineers are on the forefront of creating and delivering the most innovative products to our customers; and are known for being a diverse and upbeat team that is continually improving the world of cloud computing. We continue to grow and are looking for individuals that can support our mission, enjoy a challenge, and have a desire for professional growth and continuous learning. Amazon's work environment is unique in every aspect and offers an exceptional opportunity for the right candidate. If you are a creative, smart, and driven individual that enjoys working with complex problems, we want YOU!