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Digital Realty


Senior Electrical Engineer

  Louis-haefliger-gasse 10, Vienna

Your role

Does your experience as an electrical engineer in system-critical environments include having worked in an international environment where electrical capacity was between 20 to 40 megawatt and systems were 10 to 20k? Are you ready to make your next big move and expand your knowledge in a rapidly growing industry where you’ll have every opportunity to make an impact? Then we have the ideal opportunity.

As a Senior Electrical Engineer within our operations team, we will rely on you to provide technical support for the monitoring, planned maintenance and corrective maintenance of critical data centre installations and associated electro equipment. As well as managing routine facility inspections, you will need to act as the first point of contact and ensure all work is carried out in line with relevant regulations and internal processes and procedures. Performing risk minimisation analysis, providing second level support and managing suppliers  – just some aspects of a role that requires a commitment to maximising uptime/Service Level Agreements and Power Usage Effectiveness improvements.

What you’ll need

  • A degree from a university of applied sciences or technical university in the field of electrical engineering or a technical college for electrical engineering
  • A strong technical background in electrical and building systems
  • In-depth understanding of electrical single line diagrams and expertise in a variety of critical equipment, including: Switchgear, generators, UPS, electrical panels, chillers, cooling towers, air conditioning, chemical treatment systems, pumps, motors, variable frequency drives (VFDs), BMS, recirculating chillers
  • Good project management skills and an ability to manage customer relationship
  • Proficiency in English (C1) and German (B2 )

A bit about us

We are a leading provider of carrier and cloud-neutral data centre 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 49 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

Our rapidly evolving business sector offers the opportunity to be part of a courageous and passionate team who work together to understand and meet the changing needs of our global customers. Join us and you’ll be part of a supportive and inclusive environment where you can bring your whole self to work. As part of our team, you’ll get to work with people from different business areas, challenge the way we do things and put your ideas into action. We’ll also give you plenty of development opportunities so you can build a rewarding and successful career with us.

As always, we offer a competitive salary and benefits (based on our collective agreement we pay a minimum of 51.800,- € gross per year).

This is an exciting time to join our business so apply now and make your mark on our future.

Want to know more about this position?

Get in touch with:

Lisa Auer

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