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Data Center Controls Specialist, Great Pay, Newton County, GA

Location: Newton County
BeyondSOF is working with a social media firm to employ veterans/qualified personnel into key positions in  Data Centers


  • Accountable for all Building Management System (BMS) operations, changes, and enhancements on a campus consisting of multiple data center buildings.
  • Diagnose and repair complex control system malfunctions requiring extensive knowledge of a variety of electronic or digital controls systems and ability to test and write modifications in multiple languages of systems software.
  • Troubleshoot and repair controls hardware including controllers, relays, measurement devices, actuators, etc.
  • Review operating equipment data for efficiency improvements, monitor all building systems for abnormal operating trends, and make optimization adjustments accordingly.
  • Manage controls vendors while supporting site operations, including direct oversight to all system configuration and component upgrades.
  • Review quality control of hardware installation and review programming through commissioning process for new construction and retrofits.
  • Provide controls scope and review proposals for retrofits and upgrades.
  • Oversee all system configurations and component upgrades to ensure system integrity is maintained and that all modifications to existing systems are in compliance with best practices, including change control processes.
  • Provide technical controls training and support to all Facility Operations staff.
  • Collaborate with Global Automation and Optimization team to implement initiatives at the data center.
  • Communicate all issues and upcoming controls work with site management.
  • Other duties as required to support the operation of their data centers.
  • Less than ten percent of Occasional travel as required.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years of controls experience in programming development, start up, and commissioning of complex systems – central plants, air handling units, and evaporative cooling/humidification systems. (Usually 10+ years total experience)
  • AS/BS degree in Engineering/Technical studies, Military Technical School, or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience in data centers or other critical environments.
  • Working knowledge of mechanical, electrical and life safety systems associated with critical environments.
  • Ability to read and audit blueprints/CAD drawings and controls diagrams.
  • Communication and organizational skills.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Alerton experience
  • Experience with common software programming languages : Python, PHP, SQL.
  • Experience beyond field technician level – project management, project engineering, operations management.
  • IT/Networking certification

Apply above (applications take priority) or send resume to Ian at