Facilities Engineer

Job Description

About the Position

We are looking for a professionally-trained Engineer with practical problem solving skills to join a highly technical group, responsible for providing our trading and data center environments. Our goal is to successfully design and manage highly reliable trading floors, co-location facilities, and data centers for our business.

The specific discipline an individual has worked in is less important than a proven commitment to excellence, sound design experience, and an ability to demonstrate well-reasoned engineering decisions. 

This position sits within our Engineering group, a team of creative problem-solvers who design with intention to optimize the work experience at Jane Street. Our team culture is highly collaborative, with specific responsibilities spanning all aspects of our physical infrastructure.

About You

  • 3+ years experience operating and maintaining the needs of mission-critical data centers, trading floors, or similar 24/7 facilities
  • Familiarity with MEP disciplines including plant infrastructure, CRAC Units, UPS Systems, office HVAC, Generators, Fire Prevention and
  • Building Management Systems
  • Experience managing vendors, contractors, and suppliers in order to provide 24/7 support for critical infrastructure
  • Strong computer skills and familiarity working with technical people in an IT-centric environment
  • Handy enough to solve small problems in the field without a tradesman
  • Able to be part of an on-call rotation for weekends and nights and quickly respond to critical system emergencies
  • Experience working with professionally diverse teams, and interfacing with non-engineers and multiple business units
  • Strong communicator with the ability to describe detailed problems with brevity and accuracy
  • Fluency in English required