PTS Data Center Solutions, a leader in data center and workplace environment design/build construction, is looking for an outstanding individual to serve as our Director of Engineering.

Are you someone that thrives leading a productive, disciplined, focused and goal-oriented team? To be successful in this job you must be accurate, detail-oriented and results focused, yet dependable, responsible and organized. You must also be a master at creating and reviewing mechanical, electrical, and plumbing drawings and design documents. Additionally, you must have 3+ years of providing design/engineering, commissioning and construction oversight of data center/computer room, industrial and commercial projects. Having a professional engineering license, LEED AP certification and/or Uptime Institute Accredited Tiers Designer (ATD) certification is preferred but not required. You must be able to work in a team that values excellence through process driven service delivery.

We offer excellent pay, 100% company-paid healthcare coverage, and other benefits in an adaptive, coaching and supportive workplace focused on development, relationships, and purposeful work. We hire based on talent and fit.

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Activity Summary:

  • Schedule, manage and monitor the mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection design and engineering of projects according to client requirements, appropriate federal, state and local codes, and company standards.
    • Schedule customer projects
    • Organize teams
    • Organize design and engineering tasks using company standards and software
    • Manage projects to meet technical requirement as well as budget and customer service commitments
    • Review and present design drawing packages for bid, permit, and construction
    • Provide engineering oversight throughout construction
    • Provide commissioning plan development and commissioning oversight
    • Summarize report on progress throughout
  • Design, specify and engineer mechanical and plumbing systems for data center/computer room, industrial and commercial projects to client requirements, appropriate federal, state and local codes, and company standards.
    • Prepare drawing package
    • Perform calculations
    • Design systems
    • Select and specify equipment
    • Identify construction means and methods
    • Prepare and present design drawing packages for bid, permit, and construction
  • Support new business development.
    • Meet with clients to survey existing conditions
    • Develop project scopes, schedules & budgets
    • Establish equipment and labor requirements for proposals and presentations
  • Manage a small team of designers and/or engineers.
    • Hire new candidates
    • Provide recurring performance feedback and skill development

Skills:

  • Display an in-depth knowledge in the following areas:
    • data center & facility cooling and ventilation systems including CRAC/CRAH systems, chilled water systems, piping systems, pump systems and mechanical controls
    • facility heating systems including central furnace systems, hydronic heating systems, central boiler plants, in-floor radiant heating, and heat exchangers
    • facility plumbing systems including sanitary drainage systems, water distribution systems, natural and LP gas distribution systems, fuel-oil distribution systems, and plumbing fixtures and water heating equipment
    • facility heating systems including central furnace systems, hydronic heating systems, central boiler plants, in-floor radiant heating, and heat exchangers
    • power systems including utility systems, service entrance, distribution switchgear, UPS, emergency power & transfer systems, power distribution, grounding, lighting, and low-voltage controls, as well as all related conduit, wire, and details for low voltage applications
    • fire protection systems including fire detection, fire alarm, sprinkler and dry-type suppression systems, and low-voltage controls
    • power & cooling protection and distribution configurations across all levels of required availability including basic protection, redundant operation, concurrently maintainable, and fault tolerant operation
  • Able to independently conduct field visits and write field observation reports
  • Able to coordinate with clients, engineers, architects, contractors, and consultants to analyze engineering requirements & develop designs
  • Able to coordinate with design and engineering resources to develop program requirements and establish project cost estimates
  • Mastered creating, reading and interpreting mechanical, electrical, and plumbing drawings and design documents
  • Possess detailed knowledge of equipment specifications
  • Have expert knowledge of codes and standards for his/her trade
  • Able to effectively manage multiple projects at one time
  • Exceptional oral and written English language
  • Proficient in CAD
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications
  • Valid driver’s license

Experience:

  • 3+ years providing design and engineering services
  • 3+ years providing commissioning plan development and commissioning services
  • 3+ years providing construction oversight and administration
  • 3+ years managing an engineering team
  • Familiar with product lines from Schneider Electric (APC), Eaton, Vertiv (Liebert)
  • Possess a strong awareness of current and emerging data center industry standards and technologies
  • Engineering: 3 years (Required)

Education:

  • BS or MS degree in mechanical engineering or other engineering discipline
  • Professional engineering license preferred, but not required
  • LEEP AP certification preferred, but not required
  • Uptime Institute Accredited Tiers Designer (ATD) certification preferred, but not required

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off


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