Principal Engineer - Data Centre
Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
We're currently looking for a Principal Engineer to join the technical operations team for a leading global Data Centre & Telecommunications company.
Leading their team of Technical Engineers / Subject Matter Experts you'll be leading all UK Engineering projects (multi-disciplinary), supporting the day to day operations, and providing insight to the EMEA Engineering Team on all Engineering matters.
Our client currently operates five Data Centres with a sixth under construction in the UK along with 160 Data Centres located across the world and comprises some key globally recognises brands within their Data Centre Division.
Roles & Responsibilities
As the Principal Engineer, you will be responsible for:
- Manage a team of technical experts of all disciplines including Electrical, Mechanical, Fire & Life Safety, BMS and Technical Services
- Providing technical & engineering support to the Operations & Engineering teams
- Act as UK lead for all Mechanical & Electrical projects, overseeing specifications, planning, design, installation and commissioning.
- Working alongside key stakeholders to ensure work is delivered on time and to a high standard.
- Ensure the Safe Systems of Work are in place and adhered to, driving a culture fo "Zero Outage" and overseeing the on site proceures including EOPs, SOPs and MOPs.
- Ensure compliance with all statutory and regulatory requirements and oversee all Quality Assurance activities.
Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:
- Degree qualified in a relevant Engineering field
- HV Authorising Engineer / SAP certified
- Experience in a critical environment, such as a Data Centre - at managerial / supervisory level
- Experience in leading a team of operations & maintenance engineers
- Project Management experience in leading through to installation & commissioning
- If you have knowledge of "Plan Do Check Act (Deming Cycle)" this would be highly advantageous
- Awareness of RCA / Root Cause Analysis is also beneficial
- Full UK Driving licence
Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:
- Competitive Salary
- Benefits package including car allowance
- Opportunity to work for a globally recognised brand
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to firstname.lastname@example.org or ring 02392 288 286 and ask to speak to Dan Grosvenor who can tell you more.
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