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THE DFT TEAM

Find out what it’s like teaming with the wholesale data center leader.

Rewarding, challenging, fun, flexible, lively—these are just a few answers to the question, “What’s it like to work at DFT?”

Join the DFT team and you’ll be part of a small but steadily growing company where your contribution will directly impact our ever evolving business. For anyone with an entrepreneurial spirit eager to develop by experiencing all aspects of our industry, DFT is full of opportunity.

DFT offers highly competitive benefits and the eligibility for all to earn an annual cash bonus and participate in company stock ownership through our long term incentive plan. Just as important, there’s a strong sense of family here. Co-workers respect and count on each other, and rally to pitch in when needed without hesitation. These bonds keep people at DFT. In fact, over 50 percent of our team has been with us over five years. The average tenure among our eight executives is an astounding seven years! Check us out, and see for yourself why DFT is “home” for so many talented professionals.

Company Values

  • integrity

    We work with high standards of unquestionable honesty, accountability and respect at all levels. We are ethical, open and forthright with each other.

  • determination

    We persevere; relentless in our pursuit of achieving our goals. We maintain an underdog mentality; never complacent.

  • execution

    We do what we say we will; we will honor our commitments and take ownership. Trust will be the cornerstone of our relationships.

  • innovation

    We challenge ourselves to be creators, discovering and building solutions to support the ever-evolving needs of our clients.

  • community

    We are family – one team that works together collaboratively. We celebrate and support each other and our clients; we serve in the places we live and work.

CHECK OUT WHAT OUR EMPLOYEES ARE SAYING ABOUT DFT

In a recent company-wide survey, 100% of DFT employees said they are proud of the company and its accomplishments. All respondents also agreed that their DFT colleagues are supportive and helpful.

The DFT community

We take our fun seriously. From flag football and kickball tournaments to picnics and holiday parties, we make time to get together and enjoy each other’s company.

 
 
 

DFT believes in supporting the communities we work and play in, as well as the charitable organizations that are near and dear to the hearts and minds of our employees. Below are a few examples of the groups we have partnered with:

Instant Rewards

DFT offers all full-time employees a highly competitive benefits program, evaluated annually to ensure we give our team the best options available.

New employees start receiving benefits starting day one—no waiting!
Current voluntary offerings for eligible employees include:

  • Care First Blue Cross/Blue Shield Medical (PPO Plan)
  • MetLife dental and vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible spending and dependent care programs
  • 401(k) participation with a robust company match
  • SmartBenefits transit program (Washington, D.C. area only)

We offer the following benefits at no expense to employees:

  • Gym membership reimbursement and other wellness initiatives
  • Short and long-term disability insurance
  • Life insurance two-times base salary (up to $300,000 max)
  • Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Paid vacation and sick leave
  • Generous scheduled leave for holidays

DFT benefit offerings are subject to annual review. Changes in any of the plans stated above are possible.

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Ready to start your career

Become a part of our one-of-a-kind team. Check out available career opportunities!

DFT and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity Employers.

FAQS ABOUT JOBS AT DFT

For more information, click the question panels below:

Simply email your resume to HR@dft.com, along with your current salary. If we think your qualifications are a good match for DFT, we will contact you via email or phone.

If DFT determines you are best suited to the role you applied for, we will ask you to complete an application. This will include employment history, educational and technical credentials, as well as professional references. Submitting your application authorizes DFT to investigate all of the facts provided therein.

Yes. If we have serious interest in a candidate, we ask him or her to complete a background check disclosure and authorization form. Completing this form allows DFT to, at a minimum, verify the candidate’s legal right to work in the United States and conduct a criminal background check. Depending on the position in consideration, further verifications may be required.

If the position you apply for requires confirmation of a particular skillset that is measurable through testing, it is possible that you may be required to submit to a test as part of the interview process.

DFT will offer the position to the candidate we believe is best suited to the role. We will notify all candidates who were interviewed of our hiring decisions once they are made and a candidate has accepted our offer of employment.

Yes, you are welcome to reapply to DFT if another position becomes available and you are qualified to meet the expectations and requirements of the role.

Yes! Through our employee referral program, employees are encouraged to refer qualified applicants, though the position of interest may not in any way report to the friend or family member that made the referral. We simply ask that the relationship be disclosed upon application to avoid any potential conflict.