Operations, 26 February 2019
In this key managerial role, you’ll be the go-to person for all facilities issues, ensuring that all maintenance, installations and repairs in the data centre are carried out efficiently, by either our engineering teams or external contractors. Supervising a small operations team, you’ll devise a maintenance plan, co-ordinate and monitor all repairs, upgrades and expansions, and report on progress. You’ll also constantly look to improve maintenance policies and procedures and make the required changes. You’ll be involved in a wide range of projects, from power upgrades, new data centre projects and infrastructure maintenance to developing customer profiles, carrying out risk analyses and providing health and safety training.
What you’ll need
An experienced senior technician and facilities manager, you’ll have a data centre background in mechanical and electrical installations and maintenance, including planning and supervising a variety of maintenance projects. With the ability to adapt to change and an openness to new ideas, you’ll be a problem-solver with a can-do attitude and the management ability to motivate and drive your team to constantly improve performance. You’ll also have expert technical skills and a willingness to share your knowledge with those around you. As well as a technical degree and BIFM or similar training accreditation, you’ll have a health & safety IOSH or NEBOSH qualification, will be aware of risk management issues, and will be fluent in both written and spoken English.
Facilities Management at Interxion
Our customers rely on us to keep their vital infrastructure running safely and securely. In Facilities Management we play a key role, ensuring everything in our data centres operates as it should for our customers, from electrical power, to cooling and fire suppression systems. It’s about understanding the importance of our data centre infrastructure and working closely with other teams across the business to maintain it effectively. This means you’ll be involved in a variety of tasks, with plenty of opportunities to develop your technical skills further as we continue to bring new data centres online across Europe.
Interxion in the UK
Our London campus on Brick Lane in the heart of the lively East End Is strategically positioned between the financial hub in the Square Mile and Tech City, the world’s third largest tech start-up cluster. We’re renowned in the trading world for offering rich, rapid and simple connectivity to the markets in Asia, North America and the rest of Europe. It’s a fast-paced environment that's passionate about technology, which offers you exceptional opportunities to develop your skills and knowledge on an international stage.
Introduction to Interxion
At Interxion, we’ve been at the heart of the global digital economy for over 20 years, providing fast, secure connections that enable businesses to thrive and people to access online services. As a European interconnection hub, we provide state-of-the-art co-location, cloud and carrier-neutral data centre services to a range of customers, from ISPs and stock exchanges to gaming companies and insurers. With more than 50 data centres across 11 countries, we’re innovators too, pioneering many standard data centre processes and running all our data centres on 100% renewable energy. Join us and you’ll play a key role in our continuing growth in an increasingly connected world.
What we can offer you
In a rapidly evolving business sector we see ourselves as courageous and passionate, working together as one team to understand and meet our customers’ needs. Join us and you’ll discover a supportive and open environment where you’ll be encouraged to be yourself. This means you’ll have the chance to work with people from different business areas, challenge the way we do things and put your ideas into action. We’ll also give you plenty of training and development opportunities so you can build a rewarding and successful career.
At Interxion, we’re small enough to adapt quickly to the rapidly changing digital landscape, but big enough to work with some of the world’s leading businesses. And we’re growing fast, so this is a great time to join us and make your mark on our future.
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