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Director, DC Network & IT Infrastructure

Date: 06-Jan-2023

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Singtel Group

At Singtel, we believe in the strength of a vibrant, diverse and inclusive workforce where backgrounds, perspectives and life experiences of our people help us innovate and create strong connections with our customers. We strive to ensure all our people practices are non-discriminatory and provide a fair, performance-based work culture that is diverse, inclusive and collaborative. 

Join us and experience what it’s like to be with an Employer of Choice*. Together, let’s create a brighter digital future for all. *Awarded at the HR Fest Awards 2020.

 

Keen to join the Data Centre Industry or already in the Industry?  Singtel, an established and the leading operator of high-quality Data Centres in Singapore is on the lookout for new talents to join the team as we seek to grow our Data Centres portfolio in Singapore and regionally. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • To review and reform the existing DC network and IT system.
  • To develop and integrate the existing Building Management System (BMS) and Environmental Monitoring System (EMS).
  • To introduce IOT sensors for Artificial Intelligence and to collect data for Machine Learning implementation.
  • Assist Director in managing the department by providing leadership, coaching, training, and mentorship and overall development of the employees.
  • Assist Director in managing resources in manpower, capital and operating expenses within the team. Ensure resources are leveraged at the most optimum, efficient and cost-effective manner.
  • Work with Procurement on all the tender processes and internal team on the specifications/requirements, to ensure all contracts and tenders are process in accordance to Singtel’s policies.
  • Work with Project team on submitted tender, evaluate feasibility, life cycle cost and maintenance requirements of the design, equipment and services rendered.
  • Update senior management on overall performance status and activities for the department.
  • Strategize and lead the department towards centralization, digitalization and data analytical to improve Data Center resiliencies and efficiencies.

 

The Ideal candidate should possess:

  • Degree/Diploma in IT Network, Mechanical, Electrical, Building Services, Facilities Management or related disciplines.
  • At least 15 years of experience in Mission Critical Facilities.
  • Knowledge in DC Network, IT integration, BMS and EMS.
  • Knowledge in deployment of IOT, AI and ML for predictive O&M.
  • Knowledge in Data Centre/Critical Services management.
  • Knowledge on authority regulations such as Electrical, ACMV, security, fire and workplace safety.
  • Experience in dealing with various external stakeholders such as consultants, contractors or service vendors
  • Knowledge in TIA 942, ISO27001, SS 564, OSPAR, TVRA, SOC Type I/II.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.