DATA CENT RE MANAGER – DUTCH & E nglish Ref. number 20-01 1 7 Region The Hague Description Management /ICT/I nternet Salary Depends on experience Language(s) required Dutch & English Start date ASAP Contract info Recruitment Duration 7 months with view to extension Our client provides a fu ll suite of managed services, connectivity, and cloud-based products. They f ocus on delivering quality infrastructure, services and support, and they give their customers the ability to allocate more resources toward our client ’ s co re business. They are looking for a D ata Cent re Manager who will be responsible for the enterprise class colocation facility located in The Hague. Addit ionally, this position is responsible to deliver uptime during each calendar year for critical building systems ( e . g . electrical, mechanical, secu rity, fire protection, etc.), and provide professional and problem-free services to the customers. Job P ro file for Data Cent re Manager Responsibilities will inc lude but not be limited to: Responsible fo r the maintenance, monitoring, and reporting of the data cent re Advise s on facility maintenance programs as well as equipmen t and system operations Mechanical and electrical support for power distribution, UPS, generators, HVAC, heat rejection systems and fire systems Maintenance, troubleshooting and operat ion of infrastructure systems Support facility design and c onstruction Help develop, implement and improve maintenance standards that support site operations Ensure subcontractors adhere to standards, sch edules and specifications Conduct daily checklist of data cent re to ensure all equipment is in proper worki ng condition Produce weekly o perations reports Assist quarterly and yearly audits including facility access, power, inventory, and ISO Continue to de velop new processes and procedures to continuously i mprove overall o perations and drive standardi s ation as the business develops and changes Manage supplier relations and source new ones when necessary Drive efficiencies and cost cutting initiatives Candi date Profile for Data Cent re Manager Must be fluent in Dutch & English, both writ ten and spoken Must have 1-5 years’ experience in a technical environment including data cent re experienc e Be a ble to o perat e , troubleshoot and do maintenance of Mission Criti cal Mechanical and/or Electrical Support Systems is required Expe r ience d using test equipment to evaluate and troubleshoot equipment operations Current and expanding knowledge of best-in-class industry ITIL best practices S trong process orientation. This position requires highly analytical assessment, optimi s ation, and documentation cap abilities Must be able to work autonomously, address any issues that arise day-or-night, and provide on-call support in case of emergencies or other off-hours issues Basic e lectrical knowledge Knowledge of routing and swi tching is a benef it Knowledge of Linux and Windows Systems is a plus What O ur Client Offers Semi-annual bonus (company bonus and individual targets bonus) 25 days paid vacation, sick leave 1-2 trips per year to Miami for team training Free parking Travel costs compensated (1st class with the train) Laptop Re ference and d iploma checks are a standard part of the Blue L ynx recr uitment procedu r e. Ca ndidate s are requested to provide these de tails in t heir applic at io n.