Data Center Operations Engineer II - Chantilly, VA

Chantilly, Virginia
Dec 06, 2023
Dec 08, 2023
Position Type
Engineer, Scientist, Data
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
New Journey, a Genesis10 company, is seeking a Data Center Operations Engineer resource for a 6-month initial contract with the potential for extension or conversion. This position will work onsite in Chantilly, VA.

The Data Center Technical Operations Engineer will be responsible for Data Center Engineering Operations within our client's Data Center including risk management and mitigation, corrective and preventative maintenance of critical infrastructure, vendor management, and metric reporting.

  • Responsible for the on-site management of shift technicians, senior shift technicians, sub-contractors and vendors, ensuring that all work performed is in accordance with established practices and procedures.
  • Establish performance benchmarks, conduct analyses, and prepare reports on all aspects of the critical facility operations and maintenance.
  • Work with IT managers and other business leaders to coordinate projects, manage capacity, and optimize plant safety, performance, reliability and efficiency.
  • Operate and manage both routine and emergency services on a variety of critical systems such as: switchgear, generators, UPS systems, power distribution equipment, chillers, cooling towers, computer room air handlers, building monitoring systems, etc.
  • May assist in the design and build out of new facilities.
  • May assist in projects to increase current facility efficiency.
  • Responsible for asset and inventory management.
  • Assist in recruiting efforts Deliver quality service and ensure all customer demands are met

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Technical (Military/ Trade School) Degree and relevant experience.
  • 2-4 years of Data Center Engineering Experience
  • Understands electrical power
  • Can read Schematics
  • Strong electrical experience
  • Good knowledge of electric plant components, diesel generators, power plant experience, there are a lot of ventilation systems on how to keep building cool (In the navy or power plant of ship experience, Air force has this infrastructure)
  • Mechanical knowledge (HVAC, chillers, pumps, valve etc.)
  • Fundamental knowledge of network design and layout as well as low voltage (copper/ fiber) cabling
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to prioritize in complex, fast-paced environment.
  • Only candidates available and ready to work directly as NJAI/Genesis10 employees will be considered for this position.

Compensation: $44.00 per hour

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, apply today!

About New Journey/Genesis10:

New Journey, a Genesis10 company, is a leader in staffing, providing opportunities in light industrial, finance/accounting, financial services, human resources, data, administrative, autonomous vehicles, business operations, and legal, amongst others. These opportunities provide professional growth with direct-hire, contract, & contract-to-hire roles at Fortune 1000 and mid-market companies.

Benefits of working with New Journey include:
  • Weekly pay
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Behavioral Health Platform
  • Health Savings Account
  • Voluntary Term Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Hospital Indemnity (Critical Illness & Accident)
  • 401K
  • Sick Pay (for applicable states/municipalities
  • Commuter Benefits (Dallas, NYC, SF)
Our team of experienced recruiters can help you find the ideal job to help you build your career. We care about people. We care about you. To learn more and to view all of our available career opportunities, please find us by searching "New Journey AI.

New Journey is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.