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Principal Electrical Engineer - Data Centres


Aecom
Location: Edinburgh
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Construction
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Ireland - Dublin, Dublin

Job Summary

Our Building Services team are seeking a Principal Electrical Engineer with experience in Data Centre/Mission Critical projects and has good client facing skills to join the Building Engineering team to be based in one of our UK or Ireland offices – location can be flexible.

The Role:

The Principal Electrical Design Engineer will be responsible for the leading the design for critical systems on data centre projects across Europe. This will involve preparing scheme and detailed engineering designs for critical and non-critical electrical systems for major data centres, both Hyperscale and CoLo. The successful candidate will have proven design experience, delivering to quality, time and budget. This role will suit someone with a mechanical engineering / building services degree, who is enthusiastic, self motivated, and looking to advance their career

Duties of the role will include, but not be limited to:

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Receiving brief from Senior Management, be able to contribute to the overall coordinated design, as well as the electrical design.

*

Help to assess staff requirements at each work stage, agreeing these with the Project Manager and be able to manage single disciplinary and multi-disciplinary projects.

*

Obtain the necessary information both internally and externally from Architects, Quantity Surveyors and Design Consultants to provide a fully coordinated design

*

Undertake the control of all production aspects of the projects in the office.

*

Ensure compliance with all Statutory and Regulatory obligations, make submissions to the Statutory Authorities and obtain approvals as necessary

*

Input to pre-qualification and selection of contractors, respond to tender queries, comment and review tender returns.

*

Attend tender / client interviews.

*

Attend site inspection meetings.

*

Ensure the project work complies with the Project Management Plan and Programme.

*

Understand and implement AECOM’s Safety Health and Environment Policy.

Minimum Requirements

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A strong technical understanding of electrical building services on Data Centre and Mission Critical Projects

*

The ability to work accurately, independently and efficiently, and to take ownership of projects.

*

Effective communication skills and be a team worker

*

Significant track record of leading electrical design teams on data centre projects.

*

Client facing experience on data centre projects.

*

Experience in project and client management within a defined fee budget and program, including managing team resources and interfacing with other disciplines.

*

Mentoring and support skills for the less senior engineers and technicians in the electrical team.

*

Experience in identifying and winning new work and building client relationships

*

Ability to speak fluently and communicate effectively in written reports and oral presentations

Preferred Qualifications

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Chartered Engineer with CIBSE

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Member of the Uptime Institute

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Ireland

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 241711BR

Additional Locations UK - Edinburgh - Tanfield, UK - Leeds

Clearance Required No

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Ireland - Dublin, Dublin

Job Summary

Our Building Services team are seeking a Principal Electrical Engineer with experience in Data Centre/Mission Critical projects and has good client facing skills to join the Building Engineering team to be based in one of our UK or Ireland offices – location can be flexible.

The Role:

The Principal Electrical Design Engineer will be responsible for the leading the design for critical systems on data centre projects across Europe. This will involve preparing scheme and detailed engineering designs for critical and non-critical electrical systems for major data centres, both Hyperscale and CoLo. The successful candidate will have proven design experience, delivering to quality, time and budget. This role will suit someone with a mechanical engineering / building services degree, who is enthusiastic, self motivated, and looking to advance their career

Duties of the role will include, but not be limited to:

*

Receiving brief from Senior Management, be able to contribute to the overall coordinated design, as well as the electrical design.

*

Help to assess staff requirements at each work stage, agreeing these with the Project Manager and be able to manage single disciplinary and multi-disciplinary projects.

*

Obtain the necessary information both internally and externally from Architects, Quantity Surveyors and Design Consultants to provide a fully coordinated design

*

Undertake the control of all production aspects of the projects in the office.

*

Ensure compliance with all Statutory and Regulatory obligations, make submissions to the Statutory Authorities and obtain approvals as necessary

*

Input to pre-qualification and selection of contractors, respond to tender queries, comment and review tender returns.

*

Attend tender / client interviews.

*

Attend site inspection meetings.

*

Ensure the project work complies with the Project Management Plan and Programme.

*

Understand and implement AECOM’s Safety Health and Environment Policy.

Minimum Requirements

*

A strong technical understanding of electrical building services on Data Centre and Mission Critical Projects

*

The ability to work accurately, independently and efficiently, and to take ownership of projects.

*

Effective communication skills and be a team worker

*

Significant track record of leading electrical design teams on data centre projects.

*

Client facing experience on data centre projects.

*

Experience in project and client management within a defined fee budget and program, including managing team resources and interfacing with other disciplines.

*

Mentoring and support skills for the less senior engineers and technicians in the electrical team.

*

Experience in identifying and winning new work and building client relationships

*

Ability to speak fluently and communicate effectively in written reports and oral presentations

Preferred Qualifications

*

Chartered Engineer with CIBSE

*

Member of the Uptime Institute

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Ireland

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 241711BR

Additional Locations UK - Edinburgh - Tanfield, UK - Leeds

Clearance Required No

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
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