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Senior Technical Operations Engineer

Position Title: Senior Technical Operations Engineer
Location: Amsterdam

Your role

The Senior Technical Operations Engineer (STOE) oversees all aspects of the site’s critical physical infrastructure and ensures that all activities carried out in the site are done with high quality and without negative impact on internal/external customers. The STOE actively guides the engineers and suppliers on site, helps & supports where needed and checks the quality of work. The STOE actively contributes to a standard way of operating the sites by complying with the standard and using a controlled change process to continuously improve the standard. The STOE is involved in improvement projects and serves as a second level support for more complex issues. The STOE works with various experts, including DTEG and manufacturers and is directly responsible for technical/electrical safety on the site.

What you’ll need

  • Bachelor or vocational level (MBO level 4) qualification; graduated in electrical or mechanical engineering
  • Minimum 5+ years of experience in a mission critical mechanical & electrical environment within a large company,
    IT/Telecoms industry preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of the NEN 1010 norms and NEN 3140 and 3840 certification required.
  • Advanced understanding of industry standard data center software systems, such as BMS, CMMS, DCIM, etc.
  • Advanced knowledge of electrical and/or mechanical engineering and can read and work with electrical and
    mechanical diagrams.
  • Having a valid driver’s license (category B) is required.
  • Fluent in English, Dutch is a plus

A bit about us

Digital Realty brings companies and data together 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 six continents. To learn more about Digital Realty, please visit or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

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.