Design Manager – Mechanical / Electrical

October 28, 2021 | Comments Off on Design Manager – Mechanical / Electrical

Design Manager - Mechanical / Electrical


Competitive salary + package + bonus

Design Managers currently sought after to join our client, who are widely recognised within the top tier of data centre colocation providers in the world. Through huge backing and several recent acquisitions of established experts in the data centre market, they are to date one of the leaders in this industry

This opportunity suits Mechanical / Electrical Engineers from a Consultancy background with extensive Data Centre design experience. The successful candidate will have the ability to step into a Design Management role providing technical expertise on major developments for this client side organisation, with oversight on the full project life cycle.

Roles and responsibilities:

    You will drive a multi-disciplinary design delivery process acting as the primary contact to external design vendors, liaising with various internal stakeholders and consulting with senior members of the Design & Engineering (D&E) team to ensure best design decisions are made with careful assessment of risks and opportunities.

    Undertake and/or supervise design reviews to ensure compliance with company design standards, local code requirements and the project brief

    Lead development of technical specifications that capture key design requirements and protect their interests.

    Produce technical designs and prepare / attend Technical Presentations and Design Workshops with Clients with support from the Account Management team

    Complete audits and input into quality assurance on new and existing facilities to ensure installations are in line with both the design intent and best practices


    University Degree in suitable Engineering Discipline

    CENG Status or working towards it

    Possess a clean full driving licence Several years of professional experiences, ideally also in the data centres and/or similar high tech content M&E led industries (e.g. Pharmaceutical, Food & Drink manufacturing, Oil & Gas, Energy)

    Experience working within multi-disciplinary design teams, preferably in a leading role

    Experience in design consultant/client engineer/site engineer/contractor engineer roles