Senior Project Manager (Data Centre)

Date: 14 May 2024

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Singtel Group

“Passionate about making a real impact? Join our team at Nxera to unfold the new era! Be at the forefront of the data centre (DC) industry with a unique focus on sustainability, connectivity and AI which sets us apart as the next generation DC operator. You will also get to gain invaluable experience in a fast-growing industry that is powering the digitalisation wave. Be empowered to co-create the future with our dynamic teams!”

Make an Impact by

•   Manage new Data Center project execution for green and/or brown field projects

•   Execute end to end project initiation process

•   Development of project master program, project charter and set up project processes

•   Sourcing for suitable specialist and subject matter experts to be part of project delivery team.

•   Translate business requirement/plan into executable project deliverables

•   Prepare project budget capital funding, manage approved project capital funding cashflow and spending within approved budgets.

•   Lead project tender and administration processes

•   Timely and accurately reporting of project progress and expenditure to management

•   Familiar with Data Center risk redundancy configurations and requirement

•   Day to day construction oversight to ensure the project are carrying our safely complying with EHS requirement, on schedule, cost efficient that is within approved budget and compliance with specification.

•   Stakeholders update on project progress

•   Managing Stakeholders’ request and change process  

•   Assist in researching new technologies that could apply to new DC or to enhance current DC

•   Knowledgeable in various M&E critical systems (e.g. UPS, Generator, Chiller, Cooling Tower) requirement including testing and commissioning (i.e. FAT, SAT, IST)

•   Liaise with Product, Solutioning, Energy & Sustainability and DC Operation colleagues for project requirements.

•   Oversee to ensure Environment, Safety and Occupational Health implementation by project contractors.

•   Resourceful and excellent problem-solving skills, timely escalation to superior.

•   Familiar in Energy & Sustainability certifications requirement (i.e. LEEDs, Green mark)

•   Ability in reading design and construction drawings for all fields (Architectural, Structural, M&E, etc.)


Skills for Success


  • The ideal candidate should possess:
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant work experience in project management or construction management with proven track records in green and/or brown field data center projects.
  • Bachelor degree in Engineering, Project Management, Construction Management or Architecture.
  • Preferable with LEED accredited professional.
  • Possess good leadership, team player and good problem-solving skills
  • Possess good communication skills in English and with attention to detail
  • Good communication and negotiation skills
  • Good financial knowledge to oversee project cost control and management
  • Able to travel frequently or relocate for new oversea Data Center projects