Mechanical & Electrical Engineer

Azienda

ECMWF is both a research institute and a 24/7 operational service, producing and disseminating numerical weather predictions to its Member States.

Descrizione

Mechanical & Electrical Engineer - Bologna (Italy)

ECMWF is moving its Data Centre to Bologna (Italy) and in preparation, ECMWF is looking to recruit a Mechanical and Electrical Engineer who, will be part of the on-site Engineering Team in Bologna.

Main duties and key responsibilities
- Maintaining a thorough technical understanding of the day-to-day operation of building services throughout the facility including, for example, electrical and mechanical systems, data cabling infrastructure, fire detection and suppression systems, security and access control etc.
- Planning and organisation of day to day work including:
- Design, installation, modification and maintenance of electrical supplies
- Specification and ordering of materials/services
- Installation, maintenance and modification of structured cabling systems
- Installation, relocation and maintenance of IT equipment, i.e. servers, network equipment and storage systems

- Monitoring the data centre whitespace and infrastructure using building management system, power and energy management system.
- Troubleshooting electrical and mechanical systems and advising on their capabilities, particularly when faults have occurred.
- Supervising and managing mechanical and electrical contractors that provide routine maintenance and installation work on site.
- Contributing to the specification of new and replacement infrastructure and participating in procurements, to ensure that new infrastructure is implemented successfully.
- Improving operational resilience and operating efficiency where possible.
- Overseeing the Data Centre infrastructure, provisioning of power, cooling and network connectivity to assets.
- Producing and maintaining procedures/documentation for safe operation of the facilities systems and infrastructure.
- Managing, updating and maintaining the DCIM and power / energy management packages.
- Switching LV electrical supplies.
- Setting cooling units.
- Providing 24*7 on-call support as part of a rota.

Personal attributes
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including listening to and respecting the views of others
- Good analytical and problem-solving skills with a self-motivated proactive approach to work
- An interest in identifying, investigating and resolving technical problems
- Ability to work under pressure and to interact with others
- Ability to write technical reports and make recommendations, to both technical and non-technical audiences
- Flexible approach and adapting to changing work priorities
- Willingness and ability to take a hands-on approach to resolve minor problems on site
- Dedication and ability to work independently or as part of a small team
- Health and safety awareness with special emphasis on electrical safety

Qualifications and experience required
- A technical degree in mechanical engineering with an electrical experience or electrical/electronical engineering with a mechanical bias
- Substantial background and demonstrated relevant experience of working in a mission critical data centre or similar 24/7 environment.
- Demonstrated relevant professional experience in electrical and mechanical services, preferably in a 24/7 mission critical data centre environment.
- Experience with the practical application of Italian technical standards and knowledge of the Italian health and safety regulations and practices would be an advantage.
- Candidates must be fluent in both Italian and English as this role will involve reading and communicating highly technical documentation in both languages.

Place of work: Bologna, Italy

Luogo di lavoro:

Città Metropolitana di Bologna

Disponibilità:

Assunzione diretta

Tipologia:

Full Time

Data pubblicazione:

11/11/2019

Codice annuncio:

500251590

Visualizzazioni annuncio:

322

Nome filiale:

Team Managers Exp.

Numero di candidati ricercati:

1
NOTE LEGALI:
Experis è una compagnia eticamente responsabile. Il servizio è gratuito. I candidati ambosessi (L.903/77 - D.Lgs. n.198/2006) sono invitati a leggere l'informativa Privacy su www.experis.it Aut. Min. Prot. N. 1116 - SG - del 26/11/04.
Il titolare della registrazione e/o candidatura dichiara di essere a conoscenza delle sanzioni penali previste in caso di dichiarazioni mendaci o contenenti dati non più rispondenti a verità come previsto dal D.P.R. nº445 del 28.12.2000

Mechanical & Electrical Engineer

Città Metropolitana di Bologna
Assunzione diretta
Full Time
11/11/2019
500251590
322
Team Managers Exp.
1

Azienda

ECMWF is both a research institute and a 24/7 operational service, producing and disseminating numerical weather predictions to its Member States.

Descrizione

Mechanical & Electrical Engineer - Bologna (Italy)

ECMWF is moving its Data Centre to Bologna (Italy) and in preparation, ECMWF is looking to recruit a Mechanical and Electrical Engineer who, will be part of the on-site Engineering Team in Bologna.

Main duties and key responsibilities
- Maintaining a thorough technical understanding of the day-to-day operation of building services throughout the facility including, for example, electrical and mechanical systems, data cabling infrastructure, fire detection and suppression systems, security and access control etc.
- Planning and organisation of day to day work including:
- Design, installation, modification and maintenance of electrical supplies
- Specification and ordering of materials/services
- Installation, maintenance and modification of structured cabling systems
- Installation, relocation and maintenance of IT equipment, i.e. servers, network equipment and storage systems

- Monitoring the data centre whitespace and infrastructure using building management system, power and energy management system.
- Troubleshooting electrical and mechanical systems and advising on their capabilities, particularly when faults have occurred.
- Supervising and managing mechanical and electrical contractors that provide routine maintenance and installation work on site.
- Contributing to the specification of new and replacement infrastructure and participating in procurements, to ensure that new infrastructure is implemented successfully.
- Improving operational resilience and operating efficiency where possible.
- Overseeing the Data Centre infrastructure, provisioning of power, cooling and network connectivity to assets.
- Producing and maintaining procedures/documentation for safe operation of the facilities systems and infrastructure.
- Managing, updating and maintaining the DCIM and power / energy management packages.
- Switching LV electrical supplies.
- Setting cooling units.
- Providing 24*7 on-call support as part of a rota.

Personal attributes
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including listening to and respecting the views of others
- Good analytical and problem-solving skills with a self-motivated proactive approach to work
- An interest in identifying, investigating and resolving technical problems
- Ability to work under pressure and to interact with others
- Ability to write technical reports and make recommendations, to both technical and non-technical audiences
- Flexible approach and adapting to changing work priorities
- Willingness and ability to take a hands-on approach to resolve minor problems on site
- Dedication and ability to work independently or as part of a small team
- Health and safety awareness with special emphasis on electrical safety

Qualifications and experience required
- A technical degree in mechanical engineering with an electrical experience or electrical/electronical engineering with a mechanical bias
- Substantial background and demonstrated relevant experience of working in a mission critical data centre or similar 24/7 environment.
- Demonstrated relevant professional experience in electrical and mechanical services, preferably in a 24/7 mission critical data centre environment.
- Experience with the practical application of Italian technical standards and knowledge of the Italian health and safety regulations and practices would be an advantage.
- Candidates must be fluent in both Italian and English as this role will involve reading and communicating highly technical documentation in both languages.

Place of work: Bologna, Italy
NOTE LEGALI:
Experis è una compagnia eticamente responsabile. Il servizio è gratuito. I candidati ambosessi (L.903/77 - D.Lgs. n.198/2006) sono invitati a leggere l'informativa Privacy su www.experis.it Aut. Min. Prot. N. 1116 - SG - del 26/11/04.
Il titolare della registrazione e/o candidatura dichiara di essere a conoscenza delle sanzioni penali previste in caso di dichiarazioni mendaci o contenenti dati non più rispondenti a verità come previsto dal D.P.R. nº445 del 28.12.2000