Electrical Design Engineer - Data Centres

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    Wokingham, Berkshire

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    £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits

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    Steve Utton

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    about 1 month ago

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Electrical Design Engineer - Data Centres

Wokingham, Berkshire

Salary up to £50,000 + benefits


We are currently recruiting an Electrical Design Engineer to join a Design Engineering company in Berkshire. This role is to work as part of a specialised central engineering team, taking a role in project work focusing on the production of electrical systems designs for data centres across Europe.

The position

As an Electrical Design Engineer, you'll be responsible for:

  • Developing design for electrical distribution systems from EHV, HV, MV and LV incorporating high voltage equipment, generation equipment, UPS, low voltage switchgear and power & control monitoring systems
  • Supporting meeting with the client, contractors and other designers within the team
  • Producing detailed equipment schedules for issue with the discipline specific designs
  • Considering the feasibility of the project specific to the discipline and contribute to the overall feasibility study of the project
  • Dealing with project costs and the impact of the designs on the overall budget for the scheme

Required skills and qualifications

  • A degree level qualification in electrical engineering / electrical design or similar. Chartered status would be a bonus
  • Post graduate experience in the design of electrical systems found in a data centre including HV, MV and LV power distribution systems, UPS, switchgear etc
  • Experience with system modelling, simulation and resilient system design would be a big advantage
  • Good communication skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Good organisational skills and ability to work within a team

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Salary of up to £50,000
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Group life insurance
  • Other company benefits

How to apply

To apply for this role simply send a copy of your CV and covering letter to sutton@astutetechnical.co.uk or call 02392 288 215 and speak with Steve who can tell you more

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