Facebook Data Center Infrastructure Management Engineer in Washington, District Of Columbia


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Facebook is seeking a Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) Engineer to join our Data Center Facility Operations team. Our data centers serve as the foundation upon which our software operates to meet the demands of our customers. Our Data Center Management System platform enables monitoring and analysis of Facebook’s global data center footprint and the underlying facility operations network is critical to ensuring we can monitor the power, cooling, and environmental meters. The candidate will support the establishment and maintenance of the controls and monitoring infrastructure for new site deployments and retrofits, improve and develop quality assurance and device management methods and procedures, and own escalated production issues. This position is full-time and can be located in our Washington, D.C. or Menlo Park, CA locations.

Required Skills:

  1. Coordination with cross-functional partners to ensure DCIM data quality

  2. Analyze and resolve production issues independently and as a member of a cross-functional team

  3. Provide DCIM industry expertise in the development of new and enhanced tooling, working closely with end users and cross-functional partners

  4. Support data center controls and monitoring applications

  5. Develop and maintain processes and procedures associated with the management of the controls and monitoring applications

  6. Train end users on the proper operation and maintenance of controls and monitoring applications

  7. Ability to work independently through deep dives and expert analysis

  8. Travel 10% of the time to our data center sites

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 8+ years of experience in two or more of the following areas:

  2. Electrical Power Monitoring System (EPMS) implementation and support

  3. DCIM evaluation, implementation, and support

  4. BMS implementation and support

  5. Other technical support of electrical and mechanical equipment in a critical facility

  6. Knowledge of critical facility networking

  7. Associates degree in Engineering/Technical studies or Military Technical School

  8. Organizational and communication experience

  9. Experience working independently and as a member of a cross-functional team

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Math, Computer Science, or Engineering discipline

  2. Working knowledge of Building Management Systems

  3. Strong knowledge of a variety of commercial DCIM and data center management systems

  4. Experience with BACnet, Modbus, and OPC-UA communication protocols

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.