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Updated 2019-07-16
Activated 2019-07-10

【Data Center Project Engineer (Critical Infrastructure)】

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Company Name

Amazon Data Services Japan KK/アマゾン データ サービス ジャパン株式会社

Job Type
Amazon Data Services Japan KK/アマゾン データ サービス ジャパン株式会社
Electronics (Appliance/Semiconductor) - Project/Production Manager
Manufacturing (Automobile/Plant Engineering/Precision Equipment) - Project/Production Manager
IT (Hardware/Network) - Network Engineer
Industry Telecommunications/Information Services
Location Asia Japan Tokyo Meguro

Job Description DESCRIPTION
At Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth! Amazon is a place where builders can build. We hire the world's brightest minds and offer them an environment in which they can invent and innovate to improve the experience for our customers. If you would like to help us build a place where you can find and buy anything online, this is the job for you.

We are currently seeking an energetic Data Center Project Engineer to serve as a technical resource to support Amazon data center expansion. Ideal candidates will possess the ability to deploy innovative solutions to address company challenges. This role requires both independent contribution as well as the ability to work with multiple teams in a collaborative environment. The scope of projects that you will be involved in may include the improvement of electrical, mechanical, fire detection and building automation system. A fundamental understanding of critical environments is required and the candidate must be willing to improve against the status quo.

If you are passionate about the Customer Experience; you think and act globally; and you want to contribute to the operational excellence of Amazon data centers, then this may be the challenge you have been looking for! Only those who have worked within a datacenter environment need apply.
Company Info The Infrastructure Operations (Data Center) Team is the backbone of AWS, supporting the rapidly growing AWS business and customers 24/7. We are committed to maintain the physical infrastructure of AWS in the areas of availability, productivity, efficiency, while ensuring the standards of safety and security.
Working Hours Will be based on Shift (4 days on, 3 off, switch between day and night shifts. )
· 2+ Years of experience working in critical environments – hospitals, data centers, power plants, etc...
· 2+ Years of experience managing construction projects, project management, or experience as a project engineer.
· College/Technical Degree or demonstrated equivalent professional experience
· Willing to travel 50% of the time to project locations in the region
· Able to read and write in Japanese & English

· Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite - Word, Excel and Outlook required; advanced knowledge of SharePoint (or similar) preferred.
· Knowledge of mechanical systems and electrical and fire alarm/life safety systems and building infrastructure systems.
· Ability to read and understand construction and design documents (design drawings, control diagrams, specifications, etc.).
· Ability to thrive in an ambiguous environment, and when given a deadline you know how to motivate yourself to deliver results.
· Attention to detail with the ability to manage competing priorities simultaneously
· Understanding of data center operations and operational procedures including MOP’s, SOP’s, and EOP’s.
· Demonstrated success in making decisions and value calculating risk taking.
· Ability to collaborate with SME’s to align teams towards a common goal and priorities.
· Familiar with process improvement techniques such as Six Sigma, LEAN, Kaizen
· Strong verbal and written communication skills
· Ability to maintain vendor relationships and negotiate contracts
· Meets/exceeds Amazon’s leadership principles requirements for this role
· Meets/exceeds Amazon’s functional/technical depth and complexity for this role
English Level Business Conversation Level (TOEIC 735-860)
Japanese Level Business Level(JLPT Level 2 or N2)
Salary Depends on experience   
Other Salary
■Social Insurance
■Commuting/Transportation Allowance (up to 50,000yen)
■Employee Discount
■No dress code
Holidays ■Paid Holidays (up to 14 days in the first year)
■Sick Leave
Job Contract
Full time
Nearest Station Meguro Station


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