This opportunity is with a Market Leader in the mission-critical data center developer / wholesaler / colo provider space. This firm provides data center solutions custom-fit to the requirements of their client's mission-critical operational facilities. They provide reliability of mission-critical facilities for many of the world's largest organizations including the Hyperscale market. This opportunity provides a career-growth minded role with exciting projects with leading-edge technology and innovation as well as competitive salaries and benefits.
Manager of Data Center Strategy and Development – Ashburn, VA Our client is looking for a Manager of Strategy and Development. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience leading data center and infrastructure development efforts, including property diligence and permitting, site and facility design, utility interconnection, finance, and taxes. Candidate must also understand municipal as it relates to location strategy and land procurement.
Leading infrastructure development activities, including negotiating land transactions and supporting agreements
Developing and managing project budgets, and participating in data center site location efforts
Managing diligence and permitting efforts, optimizing utility and network interconnections, working with design and construction teams
Negotiate data center development transactions, including the supporting legal real estate procedures
Maintain strategic relationships with in-region stakeholders
Partner with sales team to pitch build-to-suit opportunities and product development
Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Construction or Engineering, Masters preferred
Site selection and / or existing asset acquisition experience a must as they need someone that can find a building that can be converted into a data center
5-10 years of experience in the development of data centers other mission critical facilities
Thorough understanding and experience leading complex transactions
Strong attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple projects with internal staff, external consultants, vendors, and other stakeholders
Ability to effectively communicate complex commercial and market information and analysis at all organizational levels to include senior leadership, utility partners, government officials and local stakeholders
Proficient in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Must pass comprehensive background screening
Previous experience in the Military / Military veterans in all branches that have experience with Electrical / Mechanical is a huge plus (Navy nukes- EMN, ETN, MMNs, SeaBees, Army - Power Generation, Air Force – Power Production, Generator Techs, Maritime, Coast Guard, etc.)
Travel required is 25-50%
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