Datacenter Facility Operations (all genders)

Posted 01 Aug 2019

Darmstadt, Hesse - Germany

Req Id 195326


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our around 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

Your tasks:

Building the IT foundation for tomorrow!

We support global IT infrastructures and we run several datacenters around the globe. One of biggest is Darmstadt and is serving around the world. To ensure seamless operations and bring the underlying infrastructure to the next generation, we need your contribution. As member of datacenter facilities operations, you will be the onsite hands-on support for datacenter infrastructure and be the eyes and the ears of colleagues around the world running software in our datacenters.

 You will plan and align data center installations (e. g. floor planning, power/networks installations) and supervise hardware installation. You will also keep necessary floor plans, asset (computer parts) and configuration data (rack mounted equipment) documentation up-to date.

You will align with facility operations contacts (e.g. power supply, UPS, air condition) for other installations required for data center operations. You will replace defective parts and deliver smart hands for global operations. To support extended working windows, we need your willingness for on-call duty and week end-activities, as well as early morning and late afternoon shift support


Your qualifications:

  • Degree as mechatronic technician, electrician, computing technology with IT-affinity or any other area relating to IT / Computer Science
  • Good technical know-how focused on computer hardware and power installations
  • German driver’s license (class B)
  • Experience in and knowledge of administrative tools for documentation
  • Very good English skills
  • Global team player; self-reliant, solution oriented, good communications skills (incl. end-user non-technical-language)

What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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