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Senior Specialist, IT Communications

Redwood City, CA 94063
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Senior Specialist, IT Communications

Equinix is the worlds digital infrastructure company, operating 210 data centersacross the globe andproviding interconnections to all the key clouds and networks.Businesses need one place to simplify and bring together fragmented, complex infrastructure that spans private and public cloud environments. Our global platform allows customers to place infrastructure wherever they need it and connect it to everything they need to succeed.

At Equinix, wehelp the worlds digital leaders scale with agility, speed the launch of digital services, deliver world-class experiences, andtransform peoples lives. Our culture is based on collaboration and the growth and development of our teams.

We hirehardworking people who thrive on solvingchallengingproblems and give them opportunities to hone new skills, and try new approaches, as we grow our product portfolio with new software and network architecture solutions. We embrace diversity in thought and contribution and are committed to providingan equitable work environment that is foundational to our core values as a company and is vital to our success.

Job Summary: The Equinix Global IT organization works on the solution delivery and operational support of enterprise applications, information security, analytics, data science, end-user technology and infrastructure support for Equinixs thousands of global employees.IT owns the digital transformation agenda for the company, focusing on evolving our digital capabilities across all enterprise business services in support of our strategy.

Were looking for a communicationsspecialistto help buildandlead strategic ITcommunicationsprograms and messaging that deliver impact for our internal and external stakeholders.

The IT communications specialistwill report into the Director, IT Communications andpartner withvarious ITproject managersand business stakeholders within the companytodrive the IT communications agenda forward.


Support and maintain internal IT communications, including creation of standard templates for global IT announcements.

Coordinate and manage the schedule and delivery of IT communications and announcements.

Develop and publish announcements and other content on the intranet.Manage E-Bot knowledge gaps and communications.

Work closely with functional support teams; including IT Helpdesk, and Project Management to create and deliver global IT announcements.

Stay current onITtrends to share communications and updates to global users as needed.

Identify and implement metrics that evaluate the impact and reach of IT communications.

Develop and deploytechnologyawareness, adoptionand training materials.

Launch communications and awareness campaigns on policy and standards.


  • 3+ years of relevant work experience in IT/communications and knowledge/significant interest in IT platforms, tools and technologies

  • Bachelor's degree required

  • Ability to function independently with limited direction

  • Excellent communication and writing skills

  • Aptitude in graphic design and production, with working knowledge of authoring andcommunicationtools

  • Advanced experience with Microsoft Office Word, PowerPoint and Excel

  • Ability to communicate and build effective working relationships across diverse global audience

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills across multiple levels of stakeholderswith a roll-up your sleeves mindset

  • Ability to convey information in a relevant format to a wide variety of audiences

  • Ability to work in an agile and rapidly changing environment, while maintaining strong focus on execution and results

  • Experiencewriting andmanagingcommunications across a variety of channels including newsletters,email flyers,Yammer,videos, events, presentations,intranet,infographics,etc

  • Process oriented and team-player

We offer Medical,TeleMedicine, Dental, Vision, Life and AD&D insurance, 401K, Leave of absence & disability benefits, paid time off & holidays and more.

In accordance with Colorado State Law (https://leg.colorado.gov/bills/sb19-085) the salary range for Colorado for thisrole is $80K- $108Kperyearwith15%bonus target.

Equinix is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Posted: 2021-07-07 Expires: 2021-08-05
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