Monroe Indonesia is assisting a global data center company, with their expansion into Indonesia Our client is in need of an experienced professional to serve as their Head of Design for Data Centers, possessing technical expertise and extensive experience in Data Center projects.
The strategically located Data Centers will span various areas in Java and other regions.
- Leads diverse teams of engineers, architects, and consultants to strategize, design, and execute data center projects within specified scope, budget, and timelines.
- Ensures that the design process aligns with industry standards and best practices while meeting the organization's requirements for capacity, reliability, and energy efficiency.
- Provides technical expertise in HVAC, fire protection, building automation systems, public health systems, electrical systems, networking, and security, optimizing data center designs for performance and reliability.
- Identifies and mitigates potential risks in the design and construction phases to ensure seamless completion of data center projects.
- Collaborates with and manages relationships with external consultants, vendors, and suppliers to source necessary materials and services for data center projects.
- Monitors project budgets and costs, making adjustments as needed to maintain adherence to financial constraints.
- Implements quality control processes to ensure error-free data center designs and construction meeting specified standards.
- Ensures data center designs comply with industry regulations, codes, and standards, including environmental and safety requirements.
- Maintains transparent communication with stakeholders, including senior management, providing updates on project progress and addressing concerns.
- Demonstrates flexibility, handling multiple job roles simultaneously, and meets deadlines.
- Holds a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering, with a master's degree being advantageous.
- Possesses 7+ years of experience in data center design, engineering, or construction management.
- Prior experience in managing complex projects and teams is often a requirement.
- Exhibits strong technical knowledge of data center infrastructure, covering mechanical, electrical systems, networking, and security.
- Familiarity with industry standards and best practices is essential.
- Displays excellent leadership and management skills for effective team leadership and conflict resolution.
- Possesses strong communication and interpersonal skills to interact with internal and external stakeholders and convey technical information effectively.
- Demonstrates the ability to identify issues, develop solutions, and make quick decisions to keep projects on track.
- Familiar with relevant regulations and standards governing data center design and construction.
- Holds certifications in project management, engineering, or data center design, which may be advantageous.
- Able to travel for site inspections and participate in testing and commissioning activities at factories and project sites.