Facebook Construction Project Manager in Henrico, Virginia


Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.


Facebook is seeking an experienced Construction Project Manager to join our Data Center Engineering & Construction Team. Our data centers are the foundation upon which our rapidly scaling infrastructure efficiently operates and upon which our innovative services are delivered. Building and operating data centers the "right" way is synonymous with ensuring high uptime, capacity availability and capital conservation. The data center engineering team thinks from chip to chiller (or electrical substation), determining configurations and ensuring maximum efficiency of our compute infrastructure.

Required Skills:

  1. Support Facebook Regional Construction Manager who manages the construction of a multi-phased data center projects

  2. Assist Facebook Regional Construction Manager on contractor, designer and vendor management

  3. Provide cost saving solutions and negotiate contractor change orders

  4. Assist with developing capital project budgets and provide ROM construction cost estimates

  5. Support Facebook Regional Construction Manager on-site inspection process

  6. Work with Procurement Department on equipment procurement and delivery process

  7. Provide weekly project status report (financial, schedule, Q/C)

  8. Manage tenant improvement or retrofit work in a live data center environment

  9. Manage warranty work program for existing data center buildings

  10. Provide construction consulting services to local Ops team and other cross functional departments

  11. 10% travel to headquarters (Menlo Park, CA)

  12. Respond on an as-needed basis to emergencies

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering or equivalent degree

  2. Minimum of seven (7) years professional experience in construction and project planning

  3. Data center development and construction experience

  4. Familiarity with ground-up construction and greenfield site development requirements

  5. Knowledge of construction management, capital budget management, and an understanding of electrical and mechanical systems

  6. Knowledge of industry standards, building codes and safety standards including fire protection regulations

  7. Negotiation skills and ability to provide solutions to problems

  8. Familiar with MS Project, Word, Excel, and Powerpoint

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. eBuilder software experience

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Facebook is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at 1+650-308-7837.