Lead Engineer


Job Description

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The Client

Datacenter People is working with one of Europe’s leading cololocation operators.

The Role

  • The Candidate is capable of basic design and calculation of data centers
  • Customer focused service delivery.
  • Proactive involvement in the on-going technical evaluation of all plant and equipment, suggestion improvements, innovation where appropriate.
  • Accurate recording and reporting of update, upgrade and maintenance activity to ensure Ultimo database is correctly updated.
  • Assisting with incident management and subsequent investigation to establish root cause.
  • Overseeing the monitoring, operation and maintenance of data center mission critical systems.
  • Working closely with the data center Service Manager to ensure correct operation of the critical services of the data centers, through timely engagement of Sub-contractor to execute identified works.
  • Work closely with all technicians to sustain a culture of continuous service delivery improvement.
  • Assist sales projects as sales engineer.
  • The candidate is capable of coordinating all maintenance and operations activities within the data centers.

The Experience Profile    

  • Experience in a time served electrical apprenticeship or equivalent in an Industrial/Manufacturing/Commercial or Critical environment, focusing on the operation and maintenance of plant is essential.
  • Experience in main distribution board switching of ACB’s.
  • Experience in changing modes of UPS i.e. start-up/maintenance bypass/Eco-Ess Mode/VMMS/Energy management mode.
  • Knowledge of critical cooling systems and SLA’s/KPI’s within a critical environment
  • Knowledge of basic air conditioning and humidity control
  • Experience in the operation and control of generators and UPS.
  • Experience in use and interrogation of BMS systems in monitoring plant.
  • Self-motivated and professional manner.
  • Good communication skills in Dutch and English (German is a big plus).
  • Knowledge on AutoCAD and technical drawings.
  • Knowledge of working with Office 365.

We regret that due to the high volume of applications we are unable to acknowledge each one. Please bear in mind that if you are selected for interview we will contact you within the next seven days.