Construction Project Engineer

(New Albany, OH)

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.

Facebook is seeking a Construction Project Engineer to join our Data Center Engineering & Construction Team. Our data centers are the foundation upon which our rapidly scaling infrastructure efficiently operates and upon which our innovative services are delivered. Building and operating data centers the "right" way is synonymous with ensuring high uptime, capacity availability and capital conservation. The data center engineering team thinks from chip to chiller (or electrical substation), determining configurations and ensuring maximum efficiency of our compute infrastructure.


  • Support Facebook Construction Project Manager who manages the construction of a multi-phased data center projects
  • Assist Facebook Construction Manager on contractor, designer and vendor management
  • Provide cost saving solutions and negotiate contractor change orders
  • Assist with developing capital project budgets and provide ROM construction cost estimates
  • Support Facebook Construction Project Manager on-site inspection process
  • Work with Procurement Department on equipment procurement and delivery process
  • Provide weekly project status report (financial, schedule, Q/C)
  • Assist Construction Project Manager in managing tenant improvement or retrofit work in a live data center environment
  • Manage warranty work program for existing data center buildings
  • Provide construction consulting services to local Ops team and other cross-functional departments
  • 10% travel to headquarters (Menlo Park, CA)
  • Respond on an as-needed basis to emergencies
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering or equivalent degree
  • 3+ years of experience in construction and project planning
  • Data center development and construction experience
  • Experience with ground-up construction and greenfield site development requirements
  • Knowledge of construction management, capital budget management, electrical and mechanical systems
  • Knowledge of industry standards, building codes and safety standards including fire protection regulations
  • Negotiation experience and providing solutions to problems
  • Experience with P6, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Preferred Qualifications
  • eBuilder software experience
  • BIM 360
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