Design Manager | Data Centres

Contact Aimee Burke
  • Salary: €85,000 Negotiable DOE
  • Location: IrelandLeinsterWicklow
  • Sector: Mission Critical

Our client is a Leading Engineering Consultancy seeking an experienced Design Manager to work on a hybrid basis from their Dublin office on Data Centre Projects.

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Key Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership to the Design and Document Management functions on the project, in accordance with established procedures and protocols.
  • To complete and publish a Design Management Plan 
  • Provide interface with client, as appropriate where defined in the project structure.
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude to safety and ensure the “Design” team is active in this regard.
  • Lead the Design team to ensure that the overall project requirements are achieved.
  • Work with stakeholders to establish an agreed scope of services for all Design disciplines.
  • Ensure adherence to the design brief/scope of service 
  • Manage all design reviews and co-ordination meetings
  • Ensure that a fully coordinated design is produced that integrates with the agreed Project Execution Plan and that the design is regularly monitored for progress and updated as required.
  • Manage change control 
  • Deliver to cost in terms of design fee and project prime cost.
  • Liaise with senior management to establish and confirm fee targets, and ensure the design team is aware of and monitor progress against the target fees.
  • Ensure that design is developed in line with procurement and construction requirements and the cost plan budget allowances.
  • Ensure that resource management is effectively and efficiently applied to the project.

The ideal Candidate:

  • Experience delivering complex multi-disciplined projects.
  • Previous experience on Data Centre projects advantageous
  • Have an in-depth knowledge base and experience across all RIBA work stages.
  • Working knowledge of Revit beneficial but not essential.
  • Ability to lead, coordinate and supervise both internal and external teams.
  • Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Thorough knowledge of building regulations and construction technology.
  • A forward planner, who identifies and resolves project challenges effectively.
  • Possess excellent commercial awareness and business acumen with the ability to manage projects to budget including man-hours and commercial targets.

Great benefits package for the right candidate

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