Datacentre Facilities Engineer

Publication Date:  Nov 27, 2023
Ref. No:  491857

Andover, HAM, GB, SP10 1DL

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Job Purpose 


 To support the Principal data centre engineer in the effective and efficient day to day running of the Data Centre. The principal aim of the data centre being to ensure that both Atos and Customer business critical systems are housed within a secure and managed environment whilst achieving the agreed service level targets.  


Job responsibilities:


  • Ensure BMS control system is functioning correctly and regularly monitor BMS reports and screens.
  • Maintain and execute a Data Centre building monitoring schedule incorporating a daily visual site inspection of all key components.
  • Implement any necessary actions to maintain or improve data centre services and facilities.
  • Maintain fire procedures and execute regular tests and checking routines.
  • Report on any security related issues or irregularities.
  • Ensure daily site checks are performed and any problems reported to lead engineer.
  • Manage maintenance providers and issue permits to work as and when appropriate.
  • Support production of monthly customer SLA reports
  • Support review of service and performance levels to contribute to continuous improvement programme within the team.
  • Perform site maintenance activities as required.
  • Maintain and have an understanding of site security systems both CCTV and access control.
  • Provide support for any electricial works being carried out throughout site.
  • Provide support for any Mechanical works being carried out throughout site.
  • Be available for any ongoing incidents, including out of hours.



General skills:


  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work in an effective manner.
  • Ability to work under pressure and remain decisive.
  • Methodical and disciplined approach to work



 Technical Skills:


  • Skills in the use of PCs and associated software and applications
  • Basic knowledge of M&E systems supporting Bulwell
  • Basic knowledge of Siemens Desigo BMS system
  • Basic knowledge of Siemens Granta 5 access systems


Qualifications & Experience 


  • Typically educated to GSCE level
  • Holder of a full “British” driving license
  • Qualification in a computer-based subject.
  • Qualified to equivalent of JIB electrician.
  • Qualified HV / AP engineer (would be advantageous)
  • Qualified to FGAS 2079 and MVQ level 2 (would be advantageous)



Training & Development 


  • AO Induction – via the UK Induction Portal.
  • Security Awareness: Security cleared at BPSS / SC level.
  • Health, Safety & Environment training (Display Screen Equipment, Environmental Awareness, Fire Safety, Office Safety).
  • Core skills (modules to support individual development needs).
  • HV / AP if not already)



Career Progression  


  • Principal data Centre engineer



What’s in it for you?

•   Performance-based growth opportunities
•   Competitive salary and bonus
•   Wellbeing programs & work-life balance - integration and passion sharing 
•   Private medical and dental care
•   Benefits platform – shopping, cinema, sport etc.
•   Co-funding of sport activities, e.g. Multisport & OK system cards, b-active 
•   Courses and certifications e.g. Google Cloud, AWS, ITIL
•   Conferences and Expert Communities
•   Gift packages for special occasions: Easter, Christmas, Children’s Day
•   Charity and eco initiatives 



Exciting? Apply now!

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