Site Manager - Data Centre

Munich, Bavaria-Bayern, Germany
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200145835
The Services and Infrastructure team, in Software Engineering, is looking for an experienced Site Manager to oversee a data center operation in Munich, Germany. In this role, you will help guarantee that this infrastructure continuously delivers on its critical business goals. You will also provide on-site oversight to its 24/7 operation, help address escalations, facilitate coordination across teams, and manage schedules for on-call rotation, maintenance, and project development.

Key Qualifications

  • Demonstrated ability to operate critical infrastructure
  • Knowledge across the multiple areas of engineering that support the data center operation, such as system administration, storage, network, and security
  • Experience managing complex cross-functional projects, and successfully driving them to completion
  • Ability to coordinate efforts across multiple teams and vendors without disruption to the site’s availability and performance
  • Experience managing a multi-vendor site with a mix of Linux and Windows systems with at least 1,000 servers
  • Knowledge of high voltage power, UPS, power distribution and generator power systems and HVAC
  • Ability to review a method of procedure (MOP) to ensure successful maintenances
  • Experience with server BMC (e.g HP iLO, Dell DRAC, or IPMI)
  • Knowledge of copper and optical cabling best practices
  • Preferred Qualifications
  • Understanding of European electrical standards
  • HP Proliant server troubleshooting and repair
  • Experience installing NetApp, ExtremeIO and other storage systems (NAS and SAN)
  • Ability to scripting and automation tasks
  • Utilize Monitoring and metrics to gather statistical data for strategic planning
  • Understanding of server deployment process using PXE
  • Previous interactions with Extreme or Arista networking equipment


The ideal candidate will have experience in an operational environment, and the direct supervision of critical infrastructure. Experience managing a team of up to 10 Engineers is a plus.

Education & Experience

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related work experience

Additional Requirements

  • Fluent in English, both written and verbal.
  • This role may require traveling to Cupertino, and other Apple locations, up to 20% of the time.