Data Center Project Engineer (CPI-Australia)

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  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Oil and Gas
  • Deadline:
    January 1, 2022


3+ years experience managing projects in data centers or comparable critical infrastructures (e.g. clean room engineering, oil & gas plants, nuclear power, renewable energy plants, etc)
3+ years experience in Construction or Project Management.
3+ years experience in Vendor Management
Strong Business/Technical English is highly required
Current possession of a valid driver’s license, issued in Australia
Availability to travel up to 25% for domestic or international trips for work, training, conferences, etc. is required

The Critical Projects Implementation (CPI) team is a project management and execution team that manages construction activity within the operational data center spaces.
The CPI team has the mission to lead the execution of projects to optimize utilization of space, power, and cooling within operation data centers in Australia.
You will be part of a dynamic and efficient team.

This search is for a Data Center Project Engineer to serve as a technical resource within Amazon data centers in Australia for small and large projects.
The projects are mainly electrical, mechanical, controls and architectural.
Ideal candidates will possess the ability to understand data center design and should be able to work well with other teams.
The project engineer is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control, and completion of projects within cost/schedule and with excellent vendor management.
The project engineer ideally would have work safety, ownership, and professional commitment.
In working with others, the project engineer should have strong customer obsession, stakeholder collaboration, and firm/fair vendor management.

Travel/driving from site to site is required.
The use of private car is recommended and costs would be reimbursed as per company’s policy.

What is on offer:

competitive salary
competitive incentives
training/learning opportunities
career progression opportunities
regional and global outreach

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.



BA/BS in Engineering, Project Management, Construction Management or similar technical discipline.
3+ years experience technical work in power distribution and mechanical cooling systems of data centers.
Strong analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations and decisions.
Some technical design experience in any type of MEP systems
Strong knowledge of generator systems, ATS, STS, UPS, DRUPS, various types of HVAC systems, BMS/EPMS/Automation, power cabling installation, power distribution cabinets, busways solutions, hot/cold aisle containment, etc
Project exposure in other countries in the APAC region would be a plus.
Very strong technical/business English is highly required.