Data center manager-
Competitive salary + car allowance + packages
Data Center Manager sought after for a rapidly growing colocation provider. Our client is part of the worlds largest telecommunications service provider, who are track to be one of europe’s top colocation providers. They currently are leading in providing highly resilient and energy efficient data center services, owning 5 sites in South East England alone.
You will be located in the data center located in Hemel, where you will have complete local ownership, whilst being supported through a matrix organisation structure combined with your own site based staff. You will also work with other DC managers, collaborating on setting direction and standards.
Provide mentoring and leadership to all the staff within your facility, Ensure a pro-active culture towards H&S is promoted and lead by example.
Attract, develop, motivate and retain talent at your data center and across the business by playing a key role in recruitment, facilitating internal and external training, staff engagement activities, performance management and coaching
Take the lead in communications and relationships regarding your facility. Work with multiple senior level stakeholders within the client, with our customers and with our key suppliers to ensure the highest levels of customer satisfaction, including by attending periodic business review meetings.
Liaise closely with our Projects and Technical departments to ensure smooth handover and acceptance of projects whilst ensuring all relevant information is available to the operations department for example O&Ms, drawings, EOPs & SOPs and training delivered to enable operating and maintaining the facility
A strong knowledge of regulatory compliance, health and safety, and data security within a datacentre and the environment
You will have managed a medium sized team (20 – 50 people) within a Data Center environment with a good track record of managing change and performance
You will have multiple years of extensive management experience in operating complex Datacentre facilities across all disciplines, ideally with specific relevant qualifications