This opportunity is with a leading mission-critical data center developer / wholesaler / colo provider. This firm provides data center solutions custom-fit to the requirements of their client's mission-critical operational facilities. They provide reliability of mission-critical facilities for many of the world's largest organizations.Assistant Project Manager- Data Center Construction- Northern VAWe are looking for a Data Center Construction Project Manager to support critical facility construction projects. The Construction PM will be responsible for all aspects of managing a data center construction project. This will include providing leadership to contractors and vendors associated with the delivery of company projects. Project assignments for the most part will be regional.The candidate will have overall responsibility for the delivery of assigned projects on budget on time and assurance that the project scope and quality meet Company Design Standards and the objectives set for the project.The successful candidate will have to be exceptionally organized and be great with back office work (change orders, budgets, paperwork driven, etc)Responsibilities:
Maintain liaison with various contractors and vendors in order to manage the day to day activities that impact the delivery of companys critical facilities construction projects
Ensure that all day to day project responsibilities are met by the contractors and vendors on the project.
Manage multiple projects simultaneously. Assist the Senior Project Manager in negotiating contracts with vendors as necessary. Responsible for creating and managing project schedules.
Put together Project plans size up, costs, budget, scheduling , timeline, manage change orders, etc
Assists with reporting and RFPs to Contractors
Deliver Built to Suit projects with a heavy emphasis on value-engineering
Drive Company Standards uniformly as it regards to Project Delivery by all project participants on all projects.
Manage financial aspects of contracts (progress billing, rental equipment, income / expenses) to protect the companys interest and simultaneously maintain good relationship with the client
Represent the company in project meetings
Act as key Liaison with managers of all company departments.
Maintain all logs required to track the progress of the project.
Experience managing Data Center Construction Projects as an Owner or as a General Contractor
Minimum of 2-5years relevant experience in the Data Center Construction Industry.
Must be familiar with the design process of building systems for data center and mission critical projects.
Solid Construction Project Management experience.
Effective Communicator emails, phone and face to face.
Ability to work independently.
Solid Admin skills
Computer savvy: MS Project, Excel, AutoCAD a plus
Submittal InstructionsQualified candidates can send their resume firstname.lastname@example.org( resume at pkaza dot com)with13926011in the subject. After applying, if you have further questions, you may call 973-895-5200 and ask for Iggy. You can also submit via our career portal and also see all of our critical facility openings at:https://www.pkaza.com/jobs/ If this job is not for you, feel free to forward this along. WE PAY FOR REFERRALS!!Company offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, medical insurance and a 401(k) planEEO/AA Employer M/F/D/VPeter Kazella & Associates Inc / Pkaza is a third party employment firm. All fees assessed by Pkaza will be paid by the employer that we represent and not by the candidate.
VIEW JOBS1/12/2021 12:00:00 AM2021-04-12T00:00<p>The Data Center Technician IV must possess an expert level of knowledge and will be responsible for the operational integrity and regulatory compliance of the data center electrical, mechanical, fire life safety systems, and communications infrastructure. <br></p><p>Mechanical responsibilities will include chilled water systems and components, HVAC systems such as roof top units, CRAC/CRAH units, and humidification systems. </p><p>Electrical responsibilities will include electrical/critical power distribution from the Utility/Generator main switchgear through the UPS systems out to the customer load. </p><p>Fire Life Safety responsibilities will include wet sprinkler systems and pre-action sprinkler systems as well as their associated detection devices. </p><p>Communications Infrastructure responsibilities will include IFD / MDF / MMR management, structured cabling and supporting infrastructure ownership, and customer space management. </p><p>This position will also be directly responsible for the processes that maximize customer uptime in the most cost-effective way by working very closely with the Data Center Manager. Technicians must ensure that data center problems are identified and repaired quickly, contractors deliver quality services, and internal customer demands are met. A Tier IV technician develops creative approaches to keep operational costs to a minimum, improve efficiency, and implement new strategies.</p><p><strong>Duties:</strong></p><ul><li>Data center subject matter expert for electrical, mechanical, controls, and fire life safety systems.</li></ul><ul> <li>Operate, monitor, maintain, and respond to abnormal conditions in facilities systems. Areas include: Electrical, Mechanical, Communications, Building Monitoring and Control. </li> <li>Tracking and trending operational characteristics. </li> <li>Mentoring of junior staff.</li> <li>Work with the site Data Center Manager to track and complete an aggressive preventive and predicative maintenance schedule</li> <li>Work with and provides guidance, to the site Data Center Manager to determine maintenance requirements for mechanical and electrical systems</li> </ul><ul> <li>Ensure data center operates at maximum operational efficiency, including analyzing existing operating conditions, recommending new technologies, and improving overall efficiency and cost reduction. Ideal candidate will have a demonstrated technical ability and innovative thinking cross functionally, including integrated systems and IT</li> <li>Manage systems to avoid unplanned, customer-impacting outages </li> <li>Manage the data floor and back of house mechanical loading capacity thereby ensuring that the cooling system is operating at its highest efficiency</li> <li>Provide applied mechanical and integrated control expertise for the entire data center</li> <li>Work as a primary knowledge expert in regard to fire and electrical codes.</li> </ul><ul> <li>Serve in a technical writing capacity in regard to the derivation of procedures for preventative or corrective maintenance activities.</li> <li>Assist Data Center Manager with the database management of maintenance discrepancies and work with Operations management to resolve site issues based on agreed upon priorities.</li> <li>Trouble Ticket Management</li> <li>Work Order Completion Process </li> <li>Infrastructure projects (Internal/Customer)<ul> <li>1. Cage Build-Outs</li> <li>2. Overhead Installations</li> <li> 3. Rack and Stack</li> </ul> </li> <li>Navigate and utilize a CMMS system.</li> <li>Use developed procedures to solve problems</li> <li>Assist in asset and consumable inventory management.</li> <li>Responsible for the tracking and proper labeling of all equipment per established procedures.</li> <li>Ensures that processes are completed in a timely manner pertaining to Service Level Agreements (SLA) and data is uploaded to the OSS accordingly.</li> <li>Provide physical security within the CoreSite premises.</li> <li>Provide day-to-day exceptional customer service and support.</li> <li>Incident escalation and report writing</li> <li>Monitor the building fire alarm system.</li> <li>Maintain and complete regular facility and security tours documenting and responding to found issues.</li> <li>Adhere to and promote CoreSite’s Principles of Operational Excellence </li> </ul><p><strong>Requirements</strong></p><p><strong>Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:</strong><br></p><p></p><p><strong>Interaction with Others: </strong>This position is required to interact with CoreSite personnel, vendors, partners, contractors and clients. </p><p><strong>Work Attributes</strong><br></p><p><strong>Knowledge:</strong></p><p></p><ul> <li>Expert understanding of the electrical and mechanical systems used in a data center environment, including, but not limited to the following: electrical distribution and layout, Transformers, PLC’s, Generators, Switchgear, UPS systems, STS’, ATS’ PDU’s, Chilled Water Systems, CRAC/CRAH’s, Pre-Action Sprinkler Systems </li> <li>Expert knowledge of NEC, NFPA 70E, NFPA 72, NFPA 25, and compliance issues as well as building codes in regard to fire life safety </li> <li>Expert knowledge of fiber optics / cabling infrastructure and industry best practices. </li> <li>Expert knowledge in industrial safety best practices (i.e. lockout/tag out, arc flash protection, OSHA and state regulations) </li> <li>Expert knowledge and experienced with data trending / tracking and analysis and ability to rapidly learn and use PC based, integrated critical monitoring systems</li> </ul><p><strong>Skills:</strong></p><ul><li>Minimum of 5-7 years of experience installing, maintaining, and/or troubleshooting large commercial and industrial systems including: </li></ul><ul> <li>Chilled Water Systems </li> <li>Large Centrifugal Chillers </li> <li>Cooling Towers </li> <li>Heat Exchangers </li> <li>Water Treatment Systems </li> <li>VFD’s and Pumps </li> <li>HVAC equipment </li> <li>CRAC/CRAH’s </li> <li>Humidification Systems </li> <li>BMS and PLC Controls </li> <li>Emergency Standby Diesel Generator Systems </li> <li>Fuel/Oil systems, </li> <li>480/277 and 208/120 electrical generation and distribution </li> <li>Static UPS Systems </li> <li>Double Interlock Pre-Action Systems </li> </ul><ul> <li>Proven leadership skills </li> <li>Proven expert and laying out, pulling, dressing, and terminating fiber and copper communications cabling. </li> <li>Experience diagnosing and repairing IT hardware, servers, network switches, structured cabling. </li> <li>Excellent communication skills, both written and oral </li> <li>Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)</li> </ul><p><strong>Abilities:</strong></p><ul> <li>Ability to communicate effectively with customers and internal staff. </li> <li>Ability to coordinate, supervise and communicate with contractors who perform maintenance or upgrade work on these systems. </li> <li>Ability to learn quickly and address issues as they arise during normal working hours or after hours. </li> <li>Ability to operate in and promote a rigorous process-driven team environment </li> <li>Ability to logically analyze and solve problems </li> <li>Ability to effectively multi-task multiple projects </li> <li>Operate Hand and Machine Tools (hammer, drill, saw, etc.) </li> <li>Operate electrical tools such as a multi-meter or infrared camera </li> </ul><p><strong>Education/Experience</strong><strong>:</strong> </p><ul> <li>Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or equivalent time in rate. </li> <li>5 or more years in a mechanical/electrical position within critical facilities (preference given to a data center, hospital, or power plant experience) </li> <li>Be able to pass an extensive background check, including criminal history, personal references, employment and education verification, and Department of Motor Vehicle and credit check. </li> </ul><p><strong>Physical Demands</strong><strong> and Special Requirements</strong> </p><p>The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. </p><ul> <li>Ability to stand 1/3 – 2/3 of the time </li> <li>Ability to walk 1/3 – 2/3 of the time </li> </ul><ul> <li>Ability to sit 1/3 – 2/3 of the time </li> <li>Ability to climb and balance 1/3 – 2/3 of the time </li> <li>Ability to stoop, kneel, crouch and crawl 1/3 – 2/3 of the time </li> <li>Ability to reach with hands & arms 1/3 – 2/3 of the time </li> <li>Ability to smell, talk & hear </li> </ul><ul> <li>Ability to use hands to type, handle & feel </li> <li>Ability to reach with hands and arms </li> <li>Ability to see at close and distance ranges and the ability to see color </li> <li>Must be comfortable working in a high stress, fast paced environment with shifting priorities </li> <li>Must be willing to work outside normal business hours, including weekends, late nights, holidays, and on-call support </li> </ul><ul><li>Ability to lift up to 50 pounds 1/3 of the time </li></ul><p><strong>Benefits</strong></p><p>Not only does CoreSite have a fun, team-focused work environment, but we also offer great benefits!</p><ul> <li>Medical and Vision coverage through Cigna Heath Care</li> <li>Telemedicine through MDLive</li> <li>Dental Insurance through Delta Dental</li> <li>Life Insurance and Short-Term & Long-term Disability Insurance fully paid by the company</li> <li>Voluntary coverage benefits for Life and AD&D, Critical Illness, Accident Coverage, and Hospital Indemnity</li> <li>Medical and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA) Plans and Health Saving Account (HSA) Plans</li> <li>401(k) retirement savings plan with a generous company contribution</li> <li>Free parking or a company contribution towards a public transit pass</li> <li>Paid Parental Leave</li> <li>16 days of Personal Time Off (PTO)</li> <li>10 paid Holidays</li> <li>Wellness program with annual incentive</li> </ul><p><br></p><p>Applicant Privacy Notice: CoreSite is committed to protecting the privacy and security of personal information submitted by applicants. The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) requires us to provide you information about our personal information handling practices. As a result, we’re providing this Privacy Notice that describes how we collect, use, share, and update personal information from individuals who wish to be considered for employment with CoreSite. To read the Applicant Privacy Notice, please go to <a href="https://www.coresite.com/applicant-privacy-notice" rel="nofollow noreferrer noopener" class="external">https://www.coresite.com/applicant-privacy-notice</a>.</p>CoresiteRestonVA
VIEW JOBS1/12/2021 4:56:13 PM2021-04-12T16:56<span style="font-size:11px;">This opportunity is with a leading provider of mission-critical solutions. This firm provides a complete lifecycle of solutions that are custom-fit to the requirements of their client's mission-critical facilities. They help improve the reliability and operations of mission-critical data center facilities for many of the world's largest organizations and government facilities.<br />
<strong>Data Center Facility Engineer – Reston VA</strong><br />
Government Projects – Secret / Top Secret / TS/SCI Clearance<br />
We are looking for a Data Center Engineer to support a critical data center. The Engineer will be responsible for monitoring compliance with contractual commitments, directing technical and administrative tasks related to the operation of the critical facility infrastructure and assuring compliance with company’s policies and procedures.<br />
<li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;"><span style="font-size:11px;">Operate and perform both routine and emergency service on a variety of state of the art critical systems, including but not limited to medium voltage switchgear, diesel generators, paralleling switchboards, UPS, PDU, mechanical heat rejection systems, computer room air handlers, fire detection/suppression and building monitoring systems.</span></li>
<li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;"><span style="font-size:11px;">Participates in the preparation of analyses and reports on the data center infrastructure, develops project plans and conducts briefings and presentations.</span></li>
<li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;"><span style="font-size:11px;">Ensures that operational, maintenance and emergency methods of procedure (MOP’s and SOP’s) are developed and strictly adhered to.</span></li>
<li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;"><span style="font-size:11px;">Supervise the on-site management of sub-contractors and vendors, ensuring that preventative maintenance and emergency repairs are performed as specified and on schedule.</span></li>
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<li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;"><span style="font-size:11px;">3-8+ years of relevant experience with power, electrical and mechanical equipment including generators, critical and essential PDU’s, UPS, switchgear, chillers, air handling units, computer grade cooling systems, DC Power Systems, and building monitoring/control systems</span></li>
<li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;"><span style="font-size:11px;">Experience with Liebert DX units a HUGE plus</span></li>
<li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;"><span style="font-size:11px;">Secret / Top Secret / TS/SCI Clearance a HUGE plus</span></li>
<li style="padding: 0; margin: 0;" style="padding: 0; margin: 0;"><span style="font-size:11px;">Universal CFC License a HUGE plus</span></li>
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<strong>Submittal Instructions</strong><br />
Qualified candidates can send their resume to email@example.com ( resume at pkaza dot com ) with 13974929 in the subject. After applying, if you have further questions, you may call 973-895-5200 and ask for Iggy. You can also submit via our career portal and also see all of our critical facility openings at: <a href="https://www.pkaza.com/jobs/">https://www.pkaza.com/jobs/</a><br />
If this job is not for you, feel free to forward this along. WE PAY FOR REFERRALS!!<br />
<em>Company offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, medical insurance, a 401(k) plan.<br />
EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V<br />
Peter Kazella & Associates Inc / Pkaza is a third party employment firm. All fees assessed by Pkaza will be paid by the employer that we represent and not by the candidate.</em></span>Peter Kazella And Associates, IncRestonVA
VIEW JOBS1/7/2021 12:00:00 AM2021-04-07T00:00Description
Leidos Corporate Group has a career opportunity for Data Center Infrastructure Systems Engineer to join our Hosting Services Team. This is a remote position that may require travel to Orlando - FL, Dallas - TX, DC-Metro area, or other Leidos locations to attend meetings or perform work in the Data Centers. The Data Center Infrastructure Systems Engineer will perform a variety of assignments associated with Storage, Computer Hardware, virtualization software (VMWare) and Public Cloud (AWS and Azure).
* Think strategically to assist Architecture team in developing multi-year Roadmaps for hardware and storage solutions.
* Work with leads in other sub-systems, customers, and process owners to insure solution integration
* Produce and maintain documentation of the server sub-systems in the data center environment, including as-built documentation, capacity/performance plans, as well as all other areas of server system life-cycle planning
* Explore new technologies, and making recommendations for their introduction into the enterprise infrastructure environment
* Provide Tier 3 problem resolution including root cause analysis as requested by Systems Administration team.
* Adhere to company policies and processes including change control, security, corporate policies, ITIL and Sarbanes Oxley 404.
* Functions as the technical lead for all design-to-cost and life-cycle activities for small-to medium-scale projects.
* Work in a Scaled Agile Framework and participate in Agile Team events, including providing leadership and performing Product Owner duties as required.
* Establishes and recommends changes to policies that affect subordinate organization(s).
* Provides guidance to others to achieve goals in accordance with established policies.
* Bachelor's degree in related technical discipline and 8+years of relevant experience. Additional years of relevant experience will be considered in lieu of Bachelor's degree.
* Solid knowledge and experience working with IT systems such as Storage, Computer Hardware, virtualization software (VMWare) and / or Public Cloud (AWS and Azure), and is expected to already have in-depth specialized knowledge of specific IT systems engineering processes and practices
* Ability to work well in a team environment
* Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
* Ability to communicate and interact effectively at all levels of staff and management
* Experience with server management utilities, such as HP OneView, Dell Openmanage Enterprise and Dell OMIVV
* HP Blades / HP C7000 series experience and/or HPe Synergy, HP Virtual Connect, Dell MX and FX2
* Storage administration experience, including SAN and SAN based Arrays, Network-based Storage utilizing CIFS/NFS and Object Storage, VMWare VSAN, Modern Backup Tools and Strategies
* Should have VMWare enterprise level experience. Examples of enterprise experience include: Distributed virtual switch and VMWare VSAN
* Experience with other Enterprise suite products such as vRealize Operations manager, vRealize Log Insight and vRealize Network Insight, vRealize Automation 7.x, VMware NSX, VMware vSAN for hyper-converged platforms.
* Experience planning and leading VMware migrations.
* Experience with the following network tools: VMware NSX, Cisco and Arista Networking
* VMWare Automation tools experience, such as PowerCLI and vRealize Automation
* Experience with scripting language such as Python or BASH
* Experience with the following SAN/ Storage tools: Cisco MDS 9000 Series, NetApp, OnTap Select, Isilon, HP 3PAR, EMC Storage (CLARiiON, VNX, VMAX)
* Experience with VMware VSphere Enterprise 6.x +, VMware vRealize Automation 7.x, VMware NSX, VMware vSAN for hyper-converged platforms, VMWare on Cloud
* Experience with Cisco UCS, HP DL Series, Dell RX Series
* AWS and/or Azure Design and/or Operations experience
* Experience with NetBackup, MS Windows 2016 / 2019, Red Hat Linux 7/8 experience
* Worked in an ITIL environment
* Formal system engineering process/educational experience also desired, such as INCOSE and COBIT models
* Ability to estimate level of effort and budgets
* Ability to exercise independent judgment, develop relationships, and obtain consensus among interested parties
* Ability to develop peer networks across an enterprise to maintain technology awareness and to support resolution of problems.
* Ability to lead architectural design discussions, and carry those designs through deployment and into operations
External Referral Bonus:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Pay Range $91,000.00 - $140,000.00 - $189,000.00
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.
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Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [email protected].
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.
Leidos Holdings Inc.RestonVA
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