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Microsoft Corporation Datacenter Engineering Principal Mechanical Engineer in Singapore, Singapore

Microsoft Cloud Operations and Innovation (CO&I) is the team behind the cloud. CO&I is responsible for delivering Microsoft web portals, Live and Online Services around the world including infrastructure, security and compliance, operations, globalization, and manageability. Our focus is on smart growth, high efficiency, and delivering a trusted experience to customers and partners worldwide. Within CO&I, the Data Centre Engineering (DCE) team is responsible for developing and delivering core mission critical data centre infrastructure for Microsoft’s cloud business. The MS portfolio consists of complex, multi-disciplinary, large scale datacentre construction and lease projects.

We are looking for a passionate, high energy Principal Mechanical Engineer to deliver core mechanical engineering expertise to our AEs and internal stakeholders enabling Microsoft to design and build best-in-class cloud infrastructureworldwide.

In alignment with our Microsoft values, we are committed to cultivating an inclusive work environment for all employees to positively impact our culture every day.


Job Description:

Mechanical Engineer who will manage multiple projects on a global scale and be part of the core team launching the Microsoft Cloud infrastructure worldwide. Responsible for leading and directing consultants in the design and coordination of the mechanical systems, associated controls and overall topology.

Subject Matter Expert providing key input to other organizations and internal stakeholders. This position requires a detailed understanding of datacentre HVAC cooling systems, cooling equipment selection, plumbing systems, fire protection systems, fuel systems and mechanical Building Automation System (BAS) controls. Responsible for overseeing the specification and drawing development detailing all mechanical systems, and overall network topology and communication protocols required. Leading mechanical workgroups with representatives from AE firms and other key stakeholders within Microsoft. The position requires travel to sites, to “Factory Witness Testing”, vendor interaction in the design process, as well as final commissioning of the installed systems.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering

  • Professional Engineer Mechanical Engineering

  • Candidate must possess strong written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail and maintain high quality standards

  • Excellent knowledge of building codes and regulations

  • Preference is for experience working in high critical environment projects

  • Ability to prepare and present using MS office packages

  • Able to travel domestically and internationally

  • Minimum 15 years of experience dealing with complex mechanical engineering systems for critical environment

  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in consulting engineering with minimum of 7 years’ experience as lead engineer

  • Ability to lead a team of engineers in advanced engineering and operational processes and procedures as they relate to large data center environments

  • Ability to perform complex business case analysis to justify technical decisions

Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to, the following specialized security screenings: Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud background check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.


Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form (https://careers.microsoft.com/us/en/accommodationrequest) .

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