Data Center Operations Manager in Columbus, OH at WOW!

Date Posted: 2/16/2021

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    Columbus, OH
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Job Description

The Data Center Manager is responsible for providing organization, direction and leadership to data center operations employees and interacting with current and prospective customers to ensure excellent, scalable and repeatable customer experience.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to those listed below:

  • Collaborate across all levels of Data Center and Cloud services engineering and management to produce and manage a best in class product

  • Lead operational staff on projects such as diagram creation, provisioning, auditing management system administration, monitoring system design and administration

  • Provide training and guidance to all employees as needed

  • Manage daily operations for Data Center Operations

  • Lead all aspects of Data Center physical facilities

  • Other duties as assigned


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Bachelor’s degree or 6 years minimum experience in a leadership role or a combination of both

Experience/Skills Needed:

  • Previous enterprise and customer support experience

  • Proven track record of leading, managing teams in the technical/telecommunications environment

  • Background in Data Center and Cloud Services with an understanding of all aspects of the operations and sales for these services

  • Demonstrated ability to read, create and understand budgeting

  • Must possess a strong ability to lead, train and motivate employees

  • Strong problem solving skills and ability to clearly communicate

  • Demonstrated success in sales environment for telecom/cloud/data services

  • Ability to multitask effectively

  • Strong analytical verbal and written skills

Computer Skills:

  • Knowledge of routers, switches, Ds1, Ds3, Fiber Optics, TCP/IP, OSI, Cisco CLI and server environments

  • Advanced systems administration and networking skillset

  • Able to create presentations

Physical Demands/Working Conditions:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • regularly required to talk and hear

  • required to use hands to type, handle objects and paperwork

  • required to reach and hold on to items at chest level or reach above the shoulder

  • required to use close vision and be able to focus 

  • must be able to travel 30%-50%

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran