Data Center Facilities Specialist, Loudoun County

Google - Reston, VA4.3

The Data Center team designs and operates some of the most sophisticated electrical and HVAC systems in the world. Facilities Technicians on this team operate, monitor and support all facilities activity at Google's data centers. You take ownership of the operation and maintenance of water pumps and treatment systems, HVAC, UPS, generators, electrical distribution and control and monitoring Systems. You're at the forefront of best-in-class environmental practices. You bring the ideas of our Data Center Engineers to life and develop creative approaches to reducing operational costs while improving efficiencies. You ensure that problems are identified and repaired quickly, that contractors deliver quality services and preventive maintenance, and that safety measures are being performed. In emergency situations or abnormal conditions, you respond to data center performance issues and outages to minimize the recovery time from failures.

Behind everything our users see online is the architecture built by the Technical Infrastructure team to keep it running. From developing and maintaining our data centers to building the next generation of Google platforms, we make Google's product portfolio possible. We're proud to be our engineers' engineers and love voiding warranties by taking things apart so we can rebuild them. We're always on call to keep our networks up and running, ensuring our users have the best and fastest experience possible.

  • Plan and execute work assignments under varying degrees of supervision.
  • Act as the point of contact for small to medium projects as assigned by the Facility Manager.
  • Prepare statement of work (SoW) for critical and non-critical facility operations agreements.
  • Obtain facilities related vendor price quotes, prepares purchase orders, and reviews/approves invoices.
  • Work with support service vendors to resolve conflicts and issues under the direction of the Facility Manager.

Qualifications Minimum qualifications:
  • Associate's degree or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience in accounting, managing accounts payable and accounts receivable.
  • Experience in project management software.
  • Experience in office software applications.

Preferred qualifications:
  • Experience in vendor relationships and contract management.
  • Experience providing support for budgeting, forecasting and purchase orders.

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