Data Foundry is seeking a career-minded Facilities Technician who will work in our Austin data centers, which operate 24/7/365, to assist in data center HVAC, Chiller, and mechanical infrastructure maintenance and expansion. In addition to working with the local data center facilities team, this individual will also interface with outside vendors and contractors, as well as facilities personnel in other company locations. This position reports to the Director of Data Center Operations.
Solving problems using analytical, technical, and organizational abilities
Understanding and documenting facilities infrastructure
Regular monitoring of HVAC equipment (CRACs, CRAHs, Chillers, Pumps, RTUs, etc.)
Responding to facilities-based alerts and problems
Producing weekly and monthly reports
Tracking and trending operational characteristics
Day-to-day facilities maintenance
After-hours, weekend, and holiday on-call coverage in a weekly rotation schedule
Proven high mechanical and technical aptitude
Ability to set priorities and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Ability to work diligently and independently
Ability to communicate intelligently and effectively with co-workers, management, and contractors
Ability to learn quickly and address issues as they arise during normal working hours or when on call
Strong computing and documentation skills
A professional appearance
Experience working in a data center environment
HVAC Certifications highly desired
Associate or Bachelor’s degree in a related field
Data Foundry, Inc. provides comprehensive wholesale and retail data center outsourcing, colocation, and disaster recovery services. The company provides its customers with secure premium facilities for servers and equipment, emergency workspace and carrier-neutral network accessibility, supported by experienced onsite technicians and customer support 24/7/365. The company supports more than 1,000 enterprise customers across a variety of industries including energy, healthcare and financial services. Founded in 1994, Data Foundry, Inc. was the first Internet Service Provider in San Antonio and one of the first 50 Internet Service Providers in the United States. Today, Data Foundry, Inc. operates data centers in Austin and Houston and owns private networks in Austin, Houston, San Antonio and Dallas.
About Data Foundry Founded in 1994, Data Foundry was the first Internet Service Provider in San Antonio and one of the first 50 Internet...