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Technical Operations Engineer (Shift) - Docklands

Position Title: Technical Operations Engineer (Shift) - Docklands
Location: London

Your role

You’ll be carrying out technical maintenance, repairs and installations and providing first and second line support in our data centre to meet customer SLAs. This involves monitoring buildings, environmental conditions and relevant systems as well as technical equipment, and reporting issues to minimise downtime and ensure maximum performance and PUE. You’ll also be overseeing contractor work, making sure they follow health and safety procedures and documenting the results. From routine preventative maintenance to highlighting potential risks and reacting to immediate issues, you’ll ensure our data centre meets all our customer needs.

What you’ll need

  • Proven engineering experience of air conditioning, UPS, generators and LV systems
  • Experience of working as a technician in an electrical or industrial environment
  • Strong technical fault-finding skills using graphical information and alarm data
  • A thorough, accurate approach to completing tasks
  • Good communication skills in English, including report writing
  • Ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities
  • A can-do attitude, with the drive to take on new responsibilities
  • Vocational education in a technical field

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 25+ countries on six continents. To learn more about Digital Realty, please visit or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

A bit about our team

Our Operations team keeps our customers’ infrastructure running safely and securely. We get plenty of opportunities to take on a variety of tasks and develop our technical skills. From overseeing electrical power to cooling and fire suppression systems, our team plays a vital role in making sure everything in our data centers operates as it should.

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.