Location: New York, New York, United States
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Manager: Data Center Engineering and Operations Team
Two Sigma is a different kind of investment manager. Since 2001, we have used data science and technology to derive insights that forecast the future and discover value in markets worldwide. Our team of scientists, technologists and academics looks beyond traditional finance to understand the bigger picture and develop creative solutions to some of the world’s most difficult economic problems. Our work spans markets and industries, from insurance and securities to private investments and new ventures.
Two Sigma operates collocated data centers and proximity hosting facilities globally. Systems hosted at these locations require high availability, scalability, and have latency requirements ranging from standard to ultra low latency. The Data Center Engineering and Operations Manager will lead a team of data center professionals in the engineering, installation, and 24x7 operation of Two Sigma’s data centers, proximity hosting sites, and office IDFs globally.
You will take on the following responsibilities:
Lead, align, and structure the team to deliver service excellence
Develop and mentor managers and individual contributors on the team
Manage and provide overall oversight of team’s project portfolio
Review and evolve the department’s product and service delivery
Oversee adherence to processes and procedures and evolve them when needed
Ensure the governance of all data center hardware inventory and its security
Provide vendor and service contract governance
Design, build, operate, and manage data centers and proximity hosting sites globally
Design (IT specifications), manage, and collaborate on the security of office IDFs
You should possess the following qualifications:
A proven track record of managing large scale data centers, related engineering, and daily operations. Financial industry experience strongly preferred.
A minimum of 10 years experience in team management
BS degree in a STEM field, preferably engineering
Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills
Knowledge and understanding of power, cooling, cabling, and related systems
Successful delivery of project management and related techniques
Demonstrable soft skills
Excellent organization and planning skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Exceptional candidates will have:
Financial industry experience engineering and operating data centers and proximity hosting sites globally for at least 7 years
Deep knowledge of hardware architecture - servers, storage, ...
Knowledge of Operating Systems administration - Linux and Windows
High level knowledge of networking technologies and principles
You will enjoy the following benefits:
Core Benefits: Fully paid medical and dental insurance premiums for employees and dependents, 401k match, employer-paid life & disability insurance
Perks: Onsite gyms with laundry service, wellness activities, casual dress, snacks, game rooms
Learning: Tuition reimbursement, conference and training sponsorship
Time Off: Generous vacation, sick days, and paid caregiver leaves
We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics.