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Technical Operations Engineer

Position Title: Technical Operations Engineer
Location: Amsterdam

Your role

The Site Engineer II core responsibility is to perform infrastructure related activities in our Data Centres to ensure a reliable and efficient operation of the technical infrastructure. This is achieved through maintenance, testing and surveillance of all assets installed. The Site Engineer II is responsible for trouble shooting, assembly and day to day scheduling of maintenance tasks.

  • Ensure the stability and reliability of critical assets supporting customer equipment (availability). 
  • Maintain operational efficiency and support agreed customer SLAs. 
  • Coordinate maintenance tasks to mitigate unplanned maintenance and failures. 
  • Contribute to maintaining a clean and organized data center environment.
  • Drive adherence to company safety policies, operational efficiency, and core values.
  • Ensure compliance with industry standards and legal requirements.
  • Manage maintenance and repair operations, including coordination with subcontractors.
  • Perform on-call duties and manage incidents as necessary.
  • Document progress, issues, and results, and implement improvement measures.
  • Provide supervision to Site Engineers I, including task assignment, performance evaluation, and professional development guidance.

What you’ll need

  • Education to a vocational level in a technical field and/or site engineering position
  • Skilled in maintenance of electrotechnical and/or mechanical systems
  • Preferably skilled in the maintenance of fire detection and suppression systems
  • Novice in maintenance of conveyor technique (elevators), and/or technical security systems (CCTV, Access Control)
  • HVAC Mechanical and/or Electrical

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.

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.