• Data Center Engineer (m/f)

for the Rümlang office

Your tasks

  • Managing the technical- and technical security systems in the data centre
  • Recognising and rectifying errors
  • Operating the passive campus data cabling with the associated meet-me rooms, including the documentation
  • Acceptance, coordination and completion of installations and the documentation of passive networks (copper and glass)
  • Resources management for the data cabling infrastructure
  • Completion of measurements of the passive cabling including the documentation and operation of the required layer 1-3 measuring devices
  • Compliance with the incident- and change-management processes
  • Completion of all of the “Hand and Eyes Services“ at the locations
  • Ensuring compliance with all SLA obligations in the context of “Cross Connects“ and “Hand and Eyes Services“
  • Developing technical customer installations and configuration of IT components according to customer specifications
  • Customer care for all questions concerning services and network services

Your profile

  • You have completed your professional training as an IT specialist, systems electronics specialist, or you are a graduate electrical engineer
  • 1-2 years of experience working in the data centre or telecommunications environment
  • Knowledge of the basic infrastructure of a data centre (power supply and refrigeration supply, security technology, access monitoring, etc.)
  • Good knowledge of written and spoken English
  • Independent, reliable and efficient approach to work
  • Good team worker, highly motivated, able to handle stress, flexible
  • Willingness to work shifts and on a call-out basis
  • Good knowledge of MS Office
  • Class B driving license

e-shelter is one of the leading data center operators in Europe providing highly secure environments for housing and connectivity of IT and network systems. With a presence in all key city-markets of the DACH-region, e-shelter leverages 300 MW of power capacity and 90,000 sqm of data center space to deliver scalable data center solutions. As a member of the NTT Communications Group of companies e-shelter provides access to a global network of 140 data centers. Among e-shelter’s clients are financial services companies, telecoms operators, IT service and outsourcing providers as well as cloud service providers.

Approximately 400 people currently work for e-shelter. At our Rümlang location a team of 20 employees awaits you. Our employees come from a wide range of different sectors and look for the best possible solution to every challenge. We  attribute considerable importance to collegiality, a great team spirit and excellent communication skills. As a performance-oriented company we value specialist knowledge and people who want to shape our business.

Would this be an interesting position for you?

If so, we are looking forward to receiving your application documents including the earliest possible entry date and desired salary.


e-shelter facility services GmbH
Ms Petra Hoss | Human Resources
Eschborner Landstraße 100
60489 Frankfurt am Main

T: +49 (0)69 7801-2154
F: +49 (0)69 7801-2171
email: recruitment@e-shelter.ch