Data Center Project Manager, Workplace Operation & Supply Chain - Bloomberg Financial Solutions

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Totowa, NJ

Posted May 26, 2023 - Requisition No. 116542

Bloomberg is a global leader in business and financial information, news and insight, and we use innovative technology to deliver trusted data and bring transparency to the financial markets. Our customers around the globe rely on us for the information and tools they need to make critical investment decisions and remain connected across all sides of the financial community. And, to ensure the best experience for our 20,000+ employees across 176 offices globally, we provide the spaces and systems that allow our teams to work together with agility, productivity and collaboration, no matter where they are.

The Bloomberg Financial Solutions department of 5,000+ employees is at the forefront of ensuring success for our customers and employees alike. Our team comprises several key pillars: sales, service, operations, culture and brand. As a department, we are united by a common goal: We create meaningful relationships with clients by understanding their needs and delivering exceptional end-to-end support from sales and implementation, through their ongoing relationship with Bloomberg.

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Bloomberg Global Facilities Department is seeking a Senior Data Center Project Manager to manage a new Data Center Construction Build in Northern New Jersey.

What’s the Role:

The Senior Data Center Project Manager will have full time responsibility for a data center build project's coordination and detailed financial management throughout all phases. The role will include working alongside the Critical Infrastructure department and coordination with Bloomberg departments including Engineering, Network Operations, Security and other internal departments.
This is a high profile role for a highly technical and relevantly experienced Project Manager with a proven track record in managing large scale data center construction projects. Experience with Critical Electrical, Mechanical and Fire / Life Safety systems, planning and scheduling, due diligence, and the essential financial governance that accompanies them is essential. Experience of colocation facilities would also be an advantage.

We’ll Trust You To:

  • Provide leadership to the Data Center Project Management team with a broad set of responsibilities.
  • Coordinate and manage the design, construction and commissioning of all critical systems, including but not limited to diesel generators, UPS systems, electrical switchgear, power distribution equipment, chillers, HVAC equipment, fire detection/suppression and building monitoring systems.
  • Coordinate and manage all meetings including effectiveness, time management and documentation management.
  • Coordinate and manage all processes including procedural developments and risk assessments.
  • Coordinate and manage communication with all Bloomberg departments including Engineering, Network Operations, Security and other internal departments.
  • Coordinate and manage all Data Center Facility documentation including Plans, Procedures and Operations Manuals for final turnover.
  • Coordinate and manage Data Center Facilities Training during commissioning process and final turnover.
  • Manage budgets and financial governance, outlining all aspects of construction and site development.
  • Manage and approve vendor purchase orders, invoices and cost tracking applying industry standard processes.
  • Coordinate and manage the testing and commissioning process to meet the project’s requirements and goals.
  • Prepare and manage presentations and reports detailing construction and budgetary progress to management.

You’ll Need to Have:

  • Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, or closely related subject area.
  • Minimum five (5) years experience in Data Center Project Management.

  • Financial Project Management and Governance Experience greater than $100 Million.
  • Experience with the operation and maintenance of Critical Infrastructure and Systems.
  • Experience and knowledge within a data center environment including Utility Systems, UPS Systems, Emergency Generator Systems, Electrical Distribution, Chilled Water Systems, Critical Air Handling / Conditioning Systems, Pre-Action Systems and Fire Alarm / Protection Systems.
  • Experience with reading and understanding Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing (MEP) and Architectural Plans and Specifications.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and technical writing skills.
  • Experience with Real Estate leases.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs including but not limited to Word and Excel.
  • Willingness to travel for Factory Witness Testing

We’d Love to See:

  • Sustainability / LEED experience
  • Proficiency and understanding of Data Center Information Technology (IT) Systems including telecom networks, switches, routers, servers, storage, cabling systems.
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD

What’s It Like To Work Here?

We work hard. We are ambitious and set ourselves tough business goals. We are a meritocracy where everyone has a voice - not a job title. Working with people you trust, respect, and can collaborate with is more important than titles or positions. Things move fast, and we want people who will enjoy working in this environment and feed off the energy. But it isn’t all about work. Giving back is one of our core values, and there are many ways to get involved in philanthropic initiatives from helping local school kids with their reading to helping clean up local parks and waterways.
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