Full-Time

Data Center Manager

DigitalOcean

DigitalOcean

1,001-5,000 employees

Cloud-based app deployment platform


$110,000 - $145,000

Bonus, Equity

Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Experience in hiring, developing, coaching, and managing
  • A Bachelor's degree in a technical/business related discipline or equivalent work experience
  • Proven ability to motivate and lead a team
  • Effective time management
  • Understanding of computer networking concepts and cabling best practices
  • Strong knowledge of hardware concepts and component installation
  • Knowledge of Linux configuration and troubleshooting
  • Understanding of facility management and datacenter infrastructure as well as datacenter operations
  • Possess strong analytical skills, and effective interpersonal relationship skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly driven, self-managed individual who demonstrates initiative and proactively seeks solutions to problems
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Availability for essential operations staffing policy, requiring availability 24/7/365
  • 15 - 20% domestic and international travel
Responsibilities
  • Manage upwards of 5 individuals, observe data center engineers’ performance and provide actionable feedback
  • Hire, coach and develop a team of data center engineers to meet objectives
  • Ensure that data center priorities align with global data center strategy and overall company objectives
  • Oversee the computing hardware and networking operations of a data center site
  • Work with other Infrastructure teams to set and implement short-term and long-term strategies for the regional data centers
  • Create, document, implement and iterate the training, coaching, and standard operating procedures for daily installation and maintenance activities
  • Write and deliver performance reviews for staff
  • Assist in the dissemination of information to employees via team meetings by actively contributing agenda items and effectively conveying that agenda to meeting participants
  • Assist in forecasting capacity planning with regard to space and power usage
  • Successfully managed multiple projects relating to data center operations from planning to execution

DigitalOcean's mission is to build the software that operates and maintains the best cloud for developers. DigitalOcean simplifies cloud computing so developers and businesses can spend more time building software that changes the world.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$1.5B

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

30%

2 year growth

76%

Benefits

Remote-first

Full health coverage

Wellness coverage

Flexible vacation time

Team-building & social events

401(k) plans

ESPP

Education support

Partner support

Employee giving