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Title:  Work Place Resources Site Operations Manager


Sunnyvale, CA, US, 94089

Requisition ID:  38421


Are you data-driven?  We at NetApp believe in the transformative power of data – to expand customer touchpoints, to foster greater innovation, and to optimize operations.  We are designed for simplicity, optimized to protect, created to embrace future opportunity, and open to enrich choice.  We are the data authority for hybrid cloud, and we are helping our customers realize the full potential of their data.


We’ve built a Data Fabric for a data-driven world – to simplify and integrate data management across the resources that are best for the business.  With the Data Fabric, our customers can harness the power of cloud data services, build cloud infrastructures, and modernize storage through data management.

Job Summary

As the Work Place Resources Site Operations Manager, you will provide leadership to the Operations group and be responsible for all aspects of facility operations and building assets maintenance. As a Program Manager, you will bring a high level of financial acumen, strategic thinking, and leadership skills which will allow you to work across various business functions, departments, and disciplines and be comfortable working in a matrixed environment. This position requires someone who can build trust in difficult situations, gain buy-in and consensus from leaders across the business who have diverse opinions and drive decision-making when trade-offs may be required.

Job Requirements

Create, implement, and manage operational objectives and processes while remaining nimble & adaptable in a constantly changing environment

-Maintain overall budget responsibility

-Coordinate and allocate financial resources

-Be accountable for building operations and services through proactive program and supplier management

-Possess understanding of continuous operating, redundant electrical and cooling systems

-Collaborate with peers to ensure consistency and best practices across regions while innovating to improve effectiveness

-Drive innovation by pushing boundaries bringing strategic direction to the Facilities Operations team

-Oversee an outsourced vendor team through input from your team as well as key stakeholders to ensure contractual compliance and user satisfaction

-Drive compliance to performance management requirements

-Optimize processes and systems to ensure optimal efficiencies

-Anticipate future design requirements and interfaces to improve performance

-Collect and analyze energy data and prepare monthly utility forecasts

-Develop and maintain strong functional relationships across multidisciplinary functions

  • B.S. in related field or Industry related certification such as (CFM) plus 10 years’ experience in workplace operations and fast-track mission critical facilities
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience directly related to Data Center infrastructure
  • Demonstrated experience managing facility budgets
  • Experience with supplier and performance-based management focused on achieving high levels of customer satisfaction
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


So get ready to tap into the data visionary within, and join us as we accelerate digital transformation and empower our customers to change the world with data!


If you ask a NetApp employee why they work here, the answer is inevitably the same: the people. At NetApp, our culture is at the heart of what we do. We place importance in trust, integrity, teamwork, and caring above all else. NetApp is a place where people are empowered to make a difference. Empowered to innovate. Empowered to collaborate. Empowered to help ourselves and others be data-driven and change the world. We take care of each other, our customers, our partners, and our communities simply because it’s the right thing to do.


We work hard but also recognize the importance of work-life balance for our employees because what’s important to them is important to us!  Recently we implemented Family First, which encourages employees to take paid time off to bond with a new child (through birth or adoption) or to care for a family member with a serious health condition.  Our volunteer time off program is best in class, offering employees 40 hours of paid time off per year to donate their time with their favorite organizations.  We provide comprehensive medical, dental, wellness and vision plans for you and your family.  We offer educational assistance, legal services, and access to discounts and fitness centers. We also offer financial savings programs to help you plan for your future.  


Join us and see what empowerment can do. 



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