Data Center Operations Facilities Manager Jobs at Google Lenoir, NC

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Lenoir, NC
  • $184,000-$274,000/Yr USD / Year
  • Salary: $184,000-$274,000/Yr

Website Google

Technology, Information and Internet

Job Description

The Data Center Operations Facilities Manager will be responsible for the overall operation and maintenance of the company’s data center facilities in Lenoir, NC. This individual will ensure that the data center infrastructure is operating efficiently and effectively, while also managing a team of technicians and engineers.

About The Job

The Data Center team designs and operates some of the most sophisticated electrical engineering, mechanical engineering and HVAC systems in the world. Facility Technicians at Google data centers operate, monitor and support physical facilities conditions. Some duties will include heating and cooling of air and water, power supply, generators, UPS systems, electrical distribution and control and monitoring systems. You regularly help inspect, maintain and repair various data center systems such as piping and non-critical electrical or mechanical system components). You’ll provide daily assistance to senior technicians as you read blueprints/schematics, conduct tours of systems and assess their working order.

You will develop creative approaches to reducing operational costs while improving overall data center efficiency. You ensure that environmental and safety standards are consistently met, identifying problems and making repairs quickly In emergency situations or abnormal conditions, you manage data center performance issues and outages to minimize the recovery time from failures.

As a Data Center Facilities Manager, you will be responsible for leading a team in 24/7 Data Center operations. You’ll be responsible for working towards Service Level Agreements with internal teams on uptime, efficiencies, and cost. Additionally, you will grow the campus team to meet the needs of the business, and leverage technical talent across the campus and identify key hiring needs for regional data centers.

Behind everything our users see online is the architecture built by the Technical Infrastructure team to keep it running. From developing and maintaining our data centers to building the next generation of Google platforms, we make Google’s product portfolio possible. We’re proud to be our engineers’ engineers and love voiding warranties by taking things apart so we can rebuild them. We keep our networks up and running, ensuring our users have the best and fastest experience possible.

The US base salary range for this full-time position is $184,000-$274,000 + bonus + equity + benefits. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range for your preferred location during the hiring process.

Please note that the compensation details listed in US role postings reflect the base salary only, and do not include bonus, equity, or benefits.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the operation and maintenance of all data center facilities, including electrical, mechanical, and plumbing systems
  • Manage a team of technicians and engineers, including setting performance goals, providing coaching and development, and conducting performance evaluations
  • Develop and implement plans for maintaining and upgrading data center infrastructure
  • Ensure compliance with all safety and regulatory requirements
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure the smooth operation of the data center
  • Monitor and track budget and expenses for data center operations


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or a related field
  • 5+ years of experience in data center operations and management
  • Strong technical knowledge of data center infrastructure, including electrical, mechanical, and plumbing systems
  • Experience managing and developing a team
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

The Data Center Operations Facilities Manager will play a key role in the overall operation and maintenance of the company’s data center facilities in Lenoir, NC. This individual will manage a team of technicians and engineers and be responsible for ensuring the smooth operation of the data center, while also working to maintain and upgrade the infrastructure. If you have strong technical knowledge and experience in data center operations, as well as a proven track record in team management, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

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