Engineering Manager

Equinix Ltd
London (East)
29 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
As an Engineering Manager at Equinix, you will be responsible for developing a growing team as well as overseeing and assisting in the development of the electrical and mechanical infrastructure.

The ideal candidate will have previous proven experience as an Engineering Manager in a mission critical environment with an electrical bias as a preference although not essential.

Our culture is at the heart of our success and it’s our authentic, humble, gritty people who create the Magic of Equinix. They share a passion for winning and put the customer at the center of everything they do. Driving a ‘customer first’ mind-set is crucial to our continued success therefor in line with this we ensure we are always striving to work with best practices and the best infrastructures to maintain our data centre facilities.

What you will be doing?
• Previous experience of complete management of a team, i.e. giving appraisals, day to day organisation & setting objectives.
• Provides the team with technical support and advice on complex escalations. Acts as SME and leads team members' training
• Reviews specialist contractual reports and activities and internal reporting. Vendor reports, internal SEP reports
• Oversees the sites in the maintenance and up keeping of all IBX infrastructure according to Equinix global standards. Makes recommendations based on knowledge and experience. Advises IBX upon implementation of engineering global standards
• Oversees that all repairs performed on all IBX infrastructure are according to the manufacturer’s guidelines and best practices
• Aids in root cause analysis and remedial actions.
• Liaises with other departments within UK organisation
• Communicates and coordinates activities and on-site staff during an incident. Assists with root cause analysis and incident resolution

What we are looking for?
• Mission Critical Engineering experience is essential
• Must have proven leadership experience managing a team in a similar environment
• Experience of dealing with high profile customers
• Electrical or Mechanical ONC/HNC/C&G 3/ NVQ 3 is preferred
• Electrical bias is preferred but Mechanical considered

What We Offer
The opportunity to leave your mark in a company that is growing quickly and still manages to keep a pioneer spirit. We offer a competitive salary and a great opportunity to build and expand your experience in an internal and international environment.

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