Facebook Project Manager/Coordinator in Henrico, Virginia


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Facebook is seeking a Project Manager/Coordinator to join our Data Center Facility Operations team. Our data centers serve as the foundation upon which our software operates to meet the demands of our customers. The Facility Operations Project Manager/Coordinator will serve as the point of contact for project stakeholders, and will coordinate a matrixed team to accomplish technical projects in a critical facility environment. The ideal candidate will be experienced in diverse industries such as electrical generation, electrical distribution, cooling technologies, and fire suppression systems. Experience in a critical facilities environment is highly desired.

Required Skills:

  1. Coordinate the activities of a team of subject matter experts (SME) and critical facilities engineers to plan, execute, track, and report on projects within the critical facilities spaces on our data center campus.

  2. Communicate plans and progress of all projects to the Facility Manager, Critical Operations Manager, Building Chief Engineers, Facility Technical Manager, and other appropriate stakeholders.

  3. Periodically perform quality audits of maintenance being performed by facilities teams and provide comprehensive reports to the Facility Technical Manager and Building Chief Engineers.

  4. Support and oversee various sized construction and multi-phased data center projects by communicating issues and successes as they arise through meetings and reports.

  5. Coordinate the support of projects, meet deadlines, assign resources, monitor and summarize progress of multiple projects simultaneously, identify risks to facility or task completion to Facilities Technical Manager.

  6. Support commissioning efforts of new data center builds as directed by the Facilities Technical Manager.

  7. Collaborate with the global facility operations team to identify technical component standards during SME meetings. Build on-going cross-functional relationships to support proactive planning and improved efficiencies.

  8. Manage project discussions, communications, and on-site meetings. Collaboratively manage priorities based on workflow demands.

  9. Optimize use of the Computerized Maintenance Management System for reporting and providing progress updates of projects.

  10. Up to 20% travel to other data center campuses and vendors as required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 2+ years project management experience in any combination of construction, operations, maintenance, and project planning

  2. Familiar with Electrical, Mechanical and Fire Protection Systems.

  3. Knowledge of building codes and safety standards including fire protection regulations

  4. Experience with MS Office applications, FTP, file sharing and collaborative web based applications.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Education in project management

  2. 5+ years experience in a data center or other critical environment

  3. Experience with relational databases

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.