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Technical Operations Engineering Director - AMZ4505, Herndon Area, Virginia

Created 08/01/2020
Reference 1216042
Category Project/Program/Product Management--Technical
Country United States
State Virginia
City Herndon Area
Salary Competitive

Entity: Amazon Data Services, Inc.

Title: Technical Operations Engineering Director

Worksite: Herndon, VA

Position Responsibilities:

Operating and maintenance of data center mechanical, electrical, and controls systems to include preventive maintenance, corrective maintenance, emergency maintenance, and change management. Performance management of key vendors such as co-location data center service providers and maintenance vendors in line with management goals. Executing the Infrastructure Operations support component of new data center cluster launches, new data center launches, and existing data center expansions. Proposing and complying with agreed operational performance goals relating to safety, security, availability, capacity, productivity, efficiency, and cost. Operations budgeting and management of capital expenditures and operating expenses in line with management targets. Contributing to continuous improvement of operational processes, procedures, methods, and tools including those related to safety, security, and availability incident/event response, management, recovery, and resolution. Overseeing execution of server and network device installations, IT hardware repairs, data center mechanical and electrical system operations and maintenance, physical security operations, and logistics operations on a 24x7 basis. Ensuring standards for operational performance in the areas of safety, security, availability, productivity, capacity, efficiency, and cost of an expanding portfolio of data centers supporting the AWS business in multiple geographies. Overseeing repair and decommissioning of data center hardware and network devices. Leading, managing, coaching, and developing the data center cluster operations management teams, namely: Datacenter Operations, Datacenter Engineering Operations, Security, Safety and HR. Supporting the physical security safeguarding of the people, assets, and customer data in data centers.

Amazon.com is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation #0000


Position Requirements:

Master's degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field and one year of work experience in the job offered or a related occupation. Employer will accept a Bachelor's degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field and five years of work experience in a related occupation as equivalent to the Master's degree and one year of work experience. Must have one year of work experience in the following skill(s): hiring, developing, and managing high-performance technical teams; scaling facilities, processes and teams; knowledge of critical environment mechanical, electrical and controls systems; developing and managing capital and operating expense budgets; managing vendor and supplier performance; launching facilities and teams in new regions.


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Employer Amazon

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