Facebook Construction Project Engineer in Clonee, Ireland


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 was built to help people connect and share, and over the last decade our tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate with one another. With over a billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a career at Facebook offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization.

Our data centers are the foundation upon which our software operates with efficient ease. Building and operating data centers the "right" way from the day they go live is synonymous with ensuring capacity availability and capital conservatism. Designing, constructing, operating and continually innovating the telecommunications and structured cabling infrastructure within our data centers is fundamental to ensuring high availability, the capacity to meet our extreme growth demands and obtaining the most robust and cost effective online service in the world!

Facebook is seeking a Project Engineer to be part of a team who manages multi-phased data center construction projects at our data center campus in Clonee, Ireland.

This position is full-time and located at our data center campus in Clonee, Ireland.

Required Skills:

  1. Assist Facebook Construction Management Team on contractor, designer and vendor management.

  2. Assist Facebook Construction Management Team on providing cost saving solutions and negotiating contractor change orders.

  3. Assist with developing capital project budgets and provide ROM construction cost estimates in coordination with project controls team and third-party cost management and quantity surveying company.

  4. Assist project controls team on monthly forecasting for all project related costs.

  5. Assist Facebook Construction Management Team on providing weekly project status reports (i.e. financial, schedule, quality control).

  6. Assist Facebook Construction Management Team on managing warranty work program for existing data center buildings.

  7. Work with Sourcing and Procurement team on equipment procurement and delivery process.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering or equivalent degree and/or minimum of 3+ years professional experience in any combination of construction and project planning.

  2. Data center development and construction experience is preferable.

  3. Familiar with ground-up construction and greenfield site development requirements.

  4. Understanding of construction management, capital budget, electrical and mechanical systems.

  5. Effective negotiation skills and ability to provide solutions to complex problems under pressure.

  6. Must have effective written and verbal communications skills in English.

  7. Must be familiar with MS Project, Word, Excel, and Powerpoint.

Industry: Internet