Site Engineer – Data Centre

Location - United Arab Emirates

Posted on - 04/24/24

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Job Purpose:

The Data Centre Site Engineer, with experience in technical support and data centre operations, is responsible for maintaining UPS and Electrical Systems in the DCs and ensuring support for the other departments for the smooth running of the Data Centre. He shall physically oversee all maintenance as per the approved schedule.

Reporting to: DC Site Manager
Department: Operations

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing major/shutdown maintenance of electrical systems, including UPS, switchgear, generators, and mechanicals.
  • Managing installation projects.
  • Manage new customer installations (Cables, cold aisle cages, cages).
  • Assisting in reviewing and developing DC processes and policies.
  • Preparing and presenting periodic operational reports as per the DC requirements.
  • Inspecting and validating Work Completion, HSE, and Quality Control.
  • Conducting internal audits for all Processes and SLAs.
  • Serving as backup for DC Site Manager and Site Coordinator.

Skills Required:

  • Thorough experience in UPS Systems and Electrical Systems [an optional/add-on advantage is experience in generators & basic HVAC Systems].
  • Experience in troubleshooting UPS Systems & Electrical Systems [optional: Generators & basic HVAC Systems].
  • Good presentation and preparation skills for reports and demonstrations to customers & clients.
  • Expertise across all technical aspects within the scope of the role.
  • Good knowledge of DC processes and policies.
  • Proficiency in English reading, writing, and speaking is required.
  • Experience with Data Center MEP Infrastructure, i.e., Power, Cooling, & Facilities Management.


  • Applicants should have a university-level education and/or relevant industry certifications, as well as extensive industry experience.

Other Requirements:

  • It would be advantageous to have an expert in FM solutions with experience in one or more of the following sectors: transport and airports, Energy, Infrastructure, Healthcare, and Education.
  • Experience in building PPP solutions would be an advantage.

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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