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Senior Electrical Engineer

Position Title: Senior Electrical Engineer
Location: Vienna

Your role

As a Senior Electrical Engineer within our professional team, you will be responsible for the smooth operation of all electrical supply and distribution systems in Austria's largest data centre. 

  • Planning, coordinating, and documenting all necessary routine inspections, preventive maintenance, and corrective maintenance of the systems while ensuring compliance with relevant regulations and availability of critical infrastructure (no downtime)
  • Responsible for all electrical tasks, particularly the operational management of medium, low voltage, and UPS systems within the data centers
  • Taking the lead on electrical projects (renewals, conversions, or expansions) from conception to commissioning with a focus on efficiency improvement
  • Developing operating procedures (MOPs), change requests (CRs), standard operating procedures (SOPs), etc.
  • Contributing to continuous improvement measures of everyday operations and Power Usage Effectiveness (PUE)

What you’ll need

  • University degree or equivalent, preferably in electrical engineering with a focus on medium voltage, low voltage, power electronics, or similar,
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience in a system-critical environment, preferably in an international company,
  • Knowledge of complex system designs, from medium voltage to low voltage, involving generators and UPS systems with power ratings up to 40 MW,
  • Deep understanding of electrical engineering,
  • Proficiency in German and (technical) English at B2+ level.

What we offer

  • Learning in a stable, growing, and international company
  • Personalized onboarding plan (buddy system)
  • Personal development opportunities 
  • Comprehensive benefits (2 days of remote work per week possible, monthly meal subsidy of up to EUR 35, reimbursement of up to EUR 100 per month for sports equipment or fitness memberships, Employee Assistance Program for you and your family, etc.). 
  • Company events - successes are celebrated

As always, we offer a competitive salary and benefits (based on our collective agreement we pay a minimum of 52.500,- € gross per year).

Join our dynamic team at Digital Realty and contribute to the success of our innovative and industry-leading projects. If you have the skills and passion for pushing the boundaries of design and technology, we invite you to apply and be a part of our exciting journey.

A bit about us

Digital Realty is the leading provider of carrier and cloud neutral data center 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.