Facebook Lead Electrical Specialist, Subject Matter Expert in Forest City, North Carolina

Intro:

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Summary:

Facebook is seeking a Lead Electrical Subject Matter Expert for our Forest City, North Carolina data center. Our data centers serve as the foundation upon which our systems operate to meet the demands of our customers. The Lead Electrical Subject Matter Expert will be a part of the Facility Operations team. The candidate will lead and manage a team of electrical SMEs who are the data center electrical system technical operations experts. The candidate will need to be experienced in the following critical systems: power distribution ranging from 13.2kV to 120VAC and associated controls systems, UPS systems, DC Power, low voltage and fire alarm systems, and have working experience in building automation systems and mechanical systems. This candidate will be equipped with exceptional leadership and management experience that will be essential for team alignment to global strategies.

Required Skills:

  1. Develop, mentor, and manage an onsite electrical subject matter experts team.

  2. Coordinate with Building Chiefs and the Facilities Technical Manager to provide support where needed.

  3. Serve as a technical/consultative resource on electrical infrastructure systems and equipment.

  4. Conduct hands-on troubleshooting, repair, and maintenance of electrical equipment.

  5. Assist in authoring processes, procedures, and reporting metrics.

  6. Analyze data to assist development of a predictive maintenance plan.

  7. Act as the on-site Lead for root cause analysis activities in area of expertise.

  8. Provide training to Critical Facility Engineers on electrical equipment and procedures.

  9. Manage vendor relationships for electrical equipment.

  10. Perform any additional services needed to meet the requirements of the facility in support of maintenance functions.

  11. Travel to other data center regions will be required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 7+ years electrical Journeyman level experience.

  2. Bachelor’s degree plus 3+ years electrical experience will be considered in lieu of 7+ years Journeyman experience.

  3. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite - Word, Excel and Outlook.

  4. Experience interpreting blueprints/CAD drawings.

  5. Working experience with CMMS systems.

  6. Working experience in critical facilities operations.

  7. Job Conditions and Demands:

  8. Regularly walk job site areas of flat and uneven terrain.

  9. Work at varying heights and from ladders.

  10. Regularly:

  11. Use hands and fingers.

  12. Reach/push/pull with hands/arms/shoulders.

  13. Stoop, kneel, crouch and crawl.

  14. May lift and/or otherwise move 45 pounds or more.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. 7+ years’ experience in a data center or other critical environment.

  2. Trade Certification or state license as an electrician.

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. 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.