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Updated 2020-08-11
Activated 2020-08-07

DCEO Engineering Trainee(Contractor)

  • ★★ Staff Level
  • Women Welcome
  • No Age Restriction
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) - Plant Management
Manufacturing (Automobile/Plant Engineering/Precision Equipment) - Architect/CAD Architect/CAD Operator/Plant Architect
Building/Construction/Equipment/Real Estate - Engineer ( Building/Construction/Equipment )
Industry Telecommunications/Information Services
Location Asia Japan Tokyo

Job Description The Data Center Engineering Operations (DECO) operation team is seeking the candidates of trainee positions who can grow to be the engineers, by learning deploying, operating, and maintaining the facilities (electrical/mechanical systems, control/fire-fighting systems, etc.) at our large-scale, high-density data centers.

As trainee, you will work and learn for about 6 months to 1 year as a contractor, and you will have a chance to be the employee as DCEO engineer after the trainee period.

As a member of this gender and culturally diverse team, you will have a chance to work with exciting technology in a dynamic environment with expanding opportunities. Help us grow our customers' businesses today. We’re waiting for you to apply!

Below is the main responsibilities of the Data Center Engineering Operations.
First, you will learn the job by shadowing and on the job training and start operations under the instructions of employees during the trainee period.
l Operation and maintenance of data center electrical, mechanical, controls, fire
suppression systems, etc.
◦ Regular facility walk-through
◦ Inspections and monitoring of building systems.
◦ Troubleshooting facility issues
◦ Planning and performing of regular maintenance and repairs.
◦ Creating various regular reports.

l Hands-on work relating to decrease/increase of capacity.
◦ Confirmation of electrical and cooling capacity before installation of new capacity.
◦ Connecting power whips during equipment installation.
◦ Managing inventory data

l New build and expansion projects.
◦ Procuring tools and preparing procedures needed for operations.
◦ Collaborate with project team members to support construction and testing.
◦ After construction finishes, take over operations from project team.

l Prepare and implement countermeasure for natural disasters, emergency response to high priority/critical incidents.

In addition to these duties, you can make use of accumulated skills and experience by demonstrating ownership in a wide range of areas, such as global/regional improvement initiatives, and other improvement initiatives that you plan, after you become an engineer. You can also take internal trainings and polish your skills for personal career development during the available time while on duty
Company Info - Our company -
In 2006, Amazon Web Services (AWS) began offering IT infrastructure services to businesses as web services - now commonly known as cloud computing. Today, AWS provides a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of businesses in 245 countries and regions around the world. From rapidly-growing start-ups, to large enterprises, to major government agencies, millions of customers use AWS to reduce costs, increase agility, and accelerate innovation. As our customers grow their businesses, AWS continues to provide infrastructure that meets their global requirements, aiming to be the most customer centric company on earth.

- Our organization -
The Infrastructure Operations Team supports the operation of AWS data centers 24/7 to meet customer demands and business needs. 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.

【Measures against passive smoking】No smoking indoors allowed
Working Hours 8 hours of actual work from 9:00-18:00 on normal business days during trainee period

After joining as an employee, there are following working types depending on the job assignments.
l Flexible work arrangements:
o 8 hours of actual work from 9:00-18:00 on normal business days.
o Working hours can be consulted and adjusted depending on the work on the day and week.
o There are on-call duties after normal working hours, rotating by all team members weekly basis.

l Shift work
o Continuous 4 working days and 3 days off in a week, rotating day shift and night shift weekly basis.
o 10 hours of actual work from 8:00-20:00, 20:00-8:00, or 9:00-21:00, 21:00-9:00 (2 hours’ break in each shift)
The following are basic requirements, but if you don't meet all of them, we welcome people who are adaptive, willing to learn, and want to get involved.

l Work experience with operating and maintaining facility equipment
l English proficiency (verbal and written) at a level that enables daily tasks without trouble - middle school level (Eiken 3) or equivalent. But anyone willing to improve their English skill is possible. You can also grow your English communication skills every day, in our diverse and international working environment.
l Understand and comply with safety and security policies.

l Work experience with operating and maintaining mission critical equipment (24 hour operation factories, substations, hospitals, etc...)
l CDCP, CDCS, CDCE, AHRAE, or similar certifications
l Certifications necessary for managing data centers (Type II Chief Electrical Engineer, Qualified Energy Manager, Type 4 Hazardous Materials Engineer, Refrigeration Machinery Manager, 2nd Class Qualified Certified Electrician)
l Project Management certification (PMP, Prince2, ITILv2, BICSI).
l Strong ability to understand electrical systems (supply system of power substations, transformers, switchgears, VFI-class UPS, DRUPS, PDU, ATS, STS, SLA or VRLA battery and related systems, fuel systems related to diesel/gas turbine generators, surge control circuits, active harmonic filters, battery monitoring systems, branch circuit monitoring systems, SCADA systems)
l Strong ability to understand mechanical systems (CRAC/CRAH, AHU, chillers, cooling towers, storage tanks, heat exchangers, plumbing systems, pumps, valves, duct systems, fans, dampers, fire detection and extinguishing systems, drainage systems, building monitoring systems, automatic control systems)
l Fluent English communication - TOEIC 800 or equivalent.
English Level Business Conversation Level (TOEIC 735-860)
Japanese Level Daily Conversation Level
Salary Depends on experience   
Other Salary
Salary: ¥361,817/month

■Social Insurance
■Commuting allowance up to ¥2,450/day
■Employee Discount
■No dress code
Holidays ■Five-Day Workweek
■Sat, Sunday and other public holidays off
■Sick Leave
Job Contract
About 6 months to 1 year as a contractor
(You will have a chance to be the employee as DCEO engineer after the trainee period)

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