Join our Talent Network
Skip to main content
Digital Realty
×

Operations

Sr. Director Design & Construction

  91-95 brick lane, London

Overview

Your Role

The main purpose of the Director Construction Project Management is to lead the execution of Data Centre construction projects in assigned countries within EMEA (Netherlands, Germany, France, UK, Dublin). You do this by building and leading a cross country team and by adopting global standards, in order to make use of the long track record within our global organisation and provide consistency to our global customers while working with local experts.

This role will require extensive stakeholder management across many senior roles within the organisation including but not limited to Procurement, Health & Safety, Portfolio Management Group, Country MD’s, EMEA and country Operations, Legal and Engineering. You head up the function that is responsible for the execution of defined and approved construction projects across the assigned countries (initially the role will focus on NL and Ireland). The main objectives of this role are that the projects are delivered safely, to the required standards, within the assigned budget and on time.

Preferred location: Netherlands, Dublin, London

What you’ll need

  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS), Professional License (Architect or Engineer) desired, and a minimum of 10 years of related project management experience of technically complex projects required, predominantly in construction in the DC industry.
  • Strong background in Project Management methodologies and experience in managing a multi country project structure.
  • Experience in Continuous Process Improvement and defining and managing associated metrics and KPIs.
  • Experience in data centres and/or a similar mission critical environment is considered a significant advantage.
  • Excellent communication skills, sensitive to cultural differences, strong people management and influencing skills.
  • Analytical, stress-resilient, strong problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to make effective presentations and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public.
  • Requires a high level of commitment to customer service, whether co-workers or clients.
  • Flexibility to travel frequently.

A bit about us

Interxion: A Digital Realty Company, is a leading provider of carrier- and cloudneutral data centre services across EMEA. With more than 700 connectivity providers in over 100 data centres across 13 European countries, we are at the heart of the internet – powering finance, communication, healthcare, creativity, entertainment, life. As part of Digital Realty, our customers now have access to 49 metros across six continents. We’ve 2,800+ 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. #LI-DK1

Want to know more about this position?

Get in touch with:

Daphne Koning -Olde Dubbelink

Recruiter

Send me a message

Your future colleagues

“I enjoy making our customers happy.”

Charlene G.
Senior Customer Success Manager, APAC

“It’s satisfying to work with such a collaborative group of talented yet humble people.”

Peter A.
VP of Design and Construction, Australia

“My team is amazing and getting to work with them makes every day memorable.”

Crystalyn R.
Real Estate Manager, Dallas, TX

“We all have a voice and are heard.”

Demi P.
Assistant Real Estate Manager, Portfolio Operations, Piscataway, New Jersey

Related vacancies

Sr. Director Design & Construction

London
View vacancy    

Sr. Director Design & Construction

London
View vacancy    

Sr. Director Design & Construction

London
View vacancy    

Sr. Director Design & Construction

London
View vacancy    

Sr. Director Design & Construction

London
View vacancy    

Sr. Director Design & Construction

London
View vacancy    

Sr. Director Design & Construction

London
View vacancy    

Sr. Director Design & Construction

London
View vacancy    

Sr. Director Design & Construction

London
View vacancy    

Sr. Director Design & Construction

London
View vacancy    

Sr. Director Design & Construction

London
View vacancy    

Sr. Director Design & Construction

London
View vacancy    

Sr. Director Design & Construction

London
View vacancy    

Sr. Director Design & Construction

London
View vacancy