Facebook Data Center Connectivity Site Lead in Fort Worth, Texas

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.

Facebook is seeking a Site Lead to join our Data Center Connectivity Team (DCC). Our data centers are the foundation upon which our innovative services are delivered and rapidly scaling infrastructure operates. Architecting, constructing, operating and continually innovating the telecommunications and structured cabling infrastructure within our data centers is fundamental to ensuring high availability of Facebook online services. The Data Center Connectivity (DCC) Site Lead will be responsible for multiple simultaneous Data Center projects for all low voltage and fiber optic cabling and support infrastructure from inception through handover to production. Site Lead is a liaison, accountable for the partnerships and relationships with Headquarters and is highly collaborative with stakeholders at Data Center. This position is full-time and located in our Fort Worth, TX Data Center.

Required Skills:

  1. Assure delivery and maintenance of all structured cabling and connectivity, on time, within budget, and to corporate standards of quality, reliability, and uptime.

  2. Perform audits to assure DCC work meets quality standards prior to turn-over.

  3. Assure site as-builts and documentation are complete and up-to-date.

  4. Establish clear roadmaps and goals for site builds and operations.

  5. Scale by championing best practices and initiatives, coordinating SOPs/SIPs with other sites, and driving global and regional standards.

  6. Employ Key Performance Indicators and DCC site dashboard to drive measurable improvements.

  7. Lead, mentor, and develop staff on site.

  8. Assure crisp oversight and clear communications with vendors.

  9. Coordinate and partner effectively with design, construction, operations, and other teams on site and at MPK.

    1. Assure rapid responses to high priority builds and break-fixes.

    2. Proactively communicate progress and risks on site projects and initiatives to key stakeholders.

    3. Assist in developing or identifying network cable/rack/cabinet installation processes and standards.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline and/or a minimum of 10 years direct professional experience in construction management.

  2. Experience managing and mentoring staff, and overseeing vendors to work towards the same project goals.

  3. Track record of delivering programs on time, within budget, and to applicable standards.

  4. Organizational and coordination experience in an mission critical environment.

  5. Interpersonal skills, and able to work with a group of stakeholders with different objectives.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Organizational and coordination skills

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.