Technical Services Manager - Data Centre

Recruiter
Hays
Location
East London
Salary
£55000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Data Centre Technical Manager for a service provider on a Data Centre in London Docklands, £55k-£57k + Package


Data Centre Technical Manager
£55k-£57k + Package
London Docklands

My client is a global leader in Property & Facilities Management. They work with a multitude of organisations on a local, national and global level, providing them with a market leading service. My client operates across a wide variety of functions including Real Estate Management, Hard FM, Soft FM, Project Management and Asset Management Services.

They are currently looking to recruit a Data Centre Technical Manager to oversee the delivery of services across a large Data Centre in London Docklands. The role will report into an Account Manager and is integral in supporting 100% uptime for the estate. As the post holder, you will be expected to have expertise in working within mission critical facilities such as complex Tier 3 or above Data Centres. A definitive understanding of building services systems, contingency procedures and be proactive in passing on this knowledge through development of the engineering team. The Data Centre Technical Manager will also be expected to become familiar with aspects of the internal Critical Engineering process. Working closely with the Engineering team the Data Centre Technical Manager role will be the technical lead for all day-to-day maintenance activities, including the Specialist Subcontractors, Suppliers and other support teams. The Data Centre Technical Manager will be appointed as the site SAP for HV Electrical Systems and work in partnership with client Technical Services Manager ensuring the required standards are exceeded when operating critical infrastructure.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years relevant experience in Data Centre or Critical Environment operations. You will be a HV Senior Authorised Person and hold core electrical qualifications. The role will require you to have strong communication skills and the ability to deal with all levels of staff, ability to lead, motivate and direct a small team of technicians/operatives. The selected candidate will be proactive in achieving the highest standard of operation, have the ability to work under pressure whilst remaining calm, clear thinking and able to deliver the required services to the client within given time constraints. Individuals who can demonstrate commitment and previous experience; but not meet all the required technical qualifications may be considered subject to Directors approval.

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