Principal Electrical Engineer

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    Bicester, Oxfordshire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £57000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Molly McDermott

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  • Published:

    4 days ago

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Principal Electrical Engineer - Data Centres (Design)
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Up to £57,000 (DoE) + benefits

We are looking for an experienced Principal Electrical Engineer to join our client's fast expanding M&E Consultancy team at their office in Oxfordshire.
The ideal candidate will be a Chartered Engineer and educated to degree level in a relevant industry. Someone with a minimum of seven years' experience with strong technical knowledge in building service design particularly in Data Centres.

Roles & Responsibilities
As a Principal Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Overall running of medium size projects
  • Continuous reviewing of Electrical Engineering concepts and developing solutions
  • Designing electrical building systems, facilities and products
  • Attend team meetings focusing on Project Design liaising with PM's and architects
  • Sign off on engineering - related documentation from the design department
  • Outline and present design plans to clients and design team

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Ideally a Chartered Engineer or working towards
  • Educated to degree level or above
  • Technical experience within Data Centres

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • A competitive salary of up to £57K depending on experience
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Contributory pension scheme

To apply for this position, please send a copy of your updated CV along with a cover letter to mmcdermott@astutetechnical.co.uk or dial 02393 910034 and ask to speak with Molly Mcdermott who can tell you more about this exciting opportunity.

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