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Facility Engineer Electrical

  Sagereistrasse 33/35, Zurich

Your role 

As a Facility Engineer Electrical, ou will provide engineering support for monitoring planned servicing and corrective maintenance on a range of critical data center infrastructure and associated equipment. You will manage routine plant inspections, act as a first-line response and ensure that all work is done in line with relevant regulations and our own processes and procedures. Conduct risk management and mitigation, vendor management and act to maximize uptime/SLA (Service Level Agreement) and improve PUE (Power Usage Effectiveness). 

Within this role, you will act as a hub between internal and external stakeholders such as customer service, facility management, security, third party suppliers and our customers.


What you'll need

  • A well-balanced person who can work under pressure and can handle escalations calmly and competently 

  • Self-organized, solution-oriented and a strong sense of urgency while keeping an eye for detail 

  • A team player who contributes to team efforts and can also work independently, demonstrating initiative and proactiveness.   

  • Excellent and effective communication skills, both oral and written 

  • Good project management skills and the ability to learn spontaneously 

  • Creative thinking and excellent problem-solving skills 

  • Capability to assemble the bigger picture based on various sources of information. 

  • Certificate as qualified Electrical Engineer (Bachelor / Master’s degree), preferably in a technical field 

  • Strong technical background in electrical and good knowledge of cooling systems is pre-requisite 

  • 3 years’ work experience in a data center or similar environment 

  • Advanced and specialized technical knowledge would be an advantage 

  • Fluency in English, both written and oral (minimum B2 level), and local language as a big advantage.  

About us

Interxion: A Digital Realty Company, is a leading provider of carrier- and cloud-neutral data center services across EMEA. With more than 700 connectivity providers in over 100 data centres across 13 European countries, we are at the heart of the internet – powering finance, communication, healthcare, creativity, entertainment, life. As part of Digital Realty, our customers now have access to 50 metros across six continents. We’ve 2,800+ colleagues around the world who work together, come up with life-changing solutions and create connections that matter every day.


What we can offer you

Lively, open team structures, flat hierarchies and a buddy system for quick familiarisation. Permanent employment with flexible working hours and extensive social benefits (pension scheme etc.). Personal development prospects in an internationally active, rapidly growing company. Free drinks, fresh fruit every week, team events and further education opportunities for personal / team development, as well as employee events (e.g. Christmas parties) 

Want to know more about this position?

Get in touch with:

Nadja Lashley

Nadja Lashley


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