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Energy and Sustainability Engineer (f/m/d)

Position Title: Energy and Sustainability Engineer (f/m/d)
Location: Frankfurt

Your Role

The Energy and Sustainability Engineer function is a part of our Capacity department, which is responsible for managing our energy capacity and efficiency within our datacenters, but also for development of our energy strategy and improvement projects, relevant for the existing and planned Data Centers. On this function, you will be responsible for designing, implementing, and managing energy-efficient and sustainable systems and processes. By identifying areas for improvement, you will be able  to develop and implement plans in order to reduce energy consumption and increase sustainability.

You will achieve your goals by cooperating with other functions within the Operations department and making a positive impact on the Power Usage Efficiency (PUE) for our DC sites based in Germany. 


Your Profile

  • Vocational qualification in a technical field (e.g. electrical engineer, energy management)
  • 3+ years of relevant work experience, preferably in the Data Center Industry and alternatively with an electric utility, financial institution, energy supplier, renewable energy project developer, or energy intensive consumer
  • Strong understanding of energy systems and renewable energy technologies.
  • Knowledge of building science and energy-efficient design principles.
  • Experience with project management and the ability to effectively manage projects
  • Structured and solution-oriented working method
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic international environment
  • Fluent in German and English


A bit about us

Digital Realty is the leading provider of carrier and cloud neutral data centre services by delivering the full spectrum of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions. PlatformDIGITAL®, the company’s global data center platform, provides customers with a secure data meeting place and a proven Pervasive Datacenter Architecture (PDx™) solution methodology for powering innovation and efficiently managing Data Gravity challenges. Digital Realty gives its customers access to the connected data communities that matter to them with a global data center footprint of 300+ facilities in 50+ metros across 28 countries on 6 continents. We've 3,500+ 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. This is an exciting time to join our business so apply now and make your mark on our future.