Data Center Structural / Civil Engineer at a Telecommunications Company - Phillips Outsourcing Services Nigeria Limited

Phillips Consulting

Job Description / Responsibility

Support the project team to engage the clients and consultant teams.

Support the project during the tender as a solution engineer or as part of the solutions team.

Develop local resources to support DC facility business.

Promote and Present Huawei DC structural/civil solution, as well as manage client relationships.

Integrate design requirements as defined by client, mechanical & electrical engineers (internal and external) as well as product specialists to compile requirements forbid High Level Designs (HLD), often from the start, including:

All structural and civil components;

Baseline / Concept scheme drawings and schedules;

Bassline bill of quantities (BoQ); Concept reports;

All documentation required to compile high-level project costs and in order to advise final design brief for completion by relevant country’s local consultants.

Compile main building structural/civil design & build RFPs.

Development and maintenance of Concept scheme design, prototype design, and template specifications for main building civil/structural elements; Create/maintain project documentation before, during, and after construction.

Summarize project cost and generate baselines and valuation models; Construct and maintain the pricing models; Project cost management and optimization; Lead initiatives aimed at improving cost, quality, schedule, and consistency.

Manage the work of our external architectural/civil/structural design consultants.

Provide support for Project management, including sub-contractor selection & management, supply chain, procurement, process management and acceptance.

Provide general and project support and guidance to all local project teams in the region to develop their delivery skills;

Formulate delivery construction solution standards and guides; Formulate project acceptance criteria.

Educational Requirements

    Degree in Engineering (Structural and Civil) non-negotiable.

Experience Requirements

    Minimum 10 years structural/civil engineering experience, involving medium to large scale and complex projects (experience with data centre, mission-critical and industrial projects).

Additional Job Requirements

    Professional registration required.

    IT / ICT or any business-related qualification will be an advantage.

    Minimum 5 years experience in consulting engineering firm.

    Minimum 2 large scale (no less than 1 megawatts) Data Center projects to design or build experience.

    In-depth knowledge of structural and civil engineering components for the construction of buildings (including drainage systems).

    Fundamental understanding of M&E systems/building services requirements, including generators, fuel storage, UPS system, HVAC system, Medium and Low Voltage systems, etc.

    Possess a strong awareness of current and emerging industry standards including Uptime Institute, TIA 942 and local standards as well as vendors and technologies that relate to the Data Center facilities.

    Proficiency in AutoCAD, MS Office, Revit and industry-standard structural modelling software.

    Working experience with MEP engineering consultants.

    Vendor and consultant management skills.

    Ability and willingness to think outside of the box to find innovative solutions prior to and during the construction process to reduce costs without negative impacts on quality or reliability.

    Proficiency in building codes, regulations, and standards across the Nigeria and Africa region. International project and program experience.

    Excellent communication skills capability, attention to detail, and high-quality standards.

    Ability to effectively communicate design standards to internal and external project partners.

    Ability to manage multiple fast-paced projects simultaneously and good project management capability.

    Ability to travel internationally.

    Other Competencies / Attributes:

    Effective communications skills

    Persuasive and Presentation skills

    Proven ability to work in a team

    Must be able to work in a structured manner

    Collect information and Refining ideas

    Market analysis tools and models

    Basic finance knowledge to understand mobile operator finance report

    Proven marketing skills, understanding of the marketing process and methods.

    Collect and information analysis skills

    Strong consulting skills with excellent commercial awareness.

    Advanced interpersonal skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills

    Proven conflict and issue management skills.

    Goal-oriented analysis and research skills and a professional ability to output analysis reports in terms of specific ICT fields.

    Experience of working with ICT fields enterprise or organization with varying levels of marketing understanding in different cultures.

    Experience in working with audiences with varying levels of technical understanding in different cultures.

    Team-oriented leadership and management skills and a professional attitude towards colleagues and clients.

    Must be presentable, articulate, reliable, committed and resilient.

    Work on multiple data center construction projects and capital improvement projects simultaneously.

    Motivated, dependable and capable of working with limited oversight.

Company Information
Phillips Consulting Address : 4th Floor, UBA House, Marina , ABUJA , Nigeria Web : Website

Job Summary

Phillips Consulting
  • Category : Engineering & Information Technology
  • Posted on : 09 Jun 2021
  • Job Type : Full Time
  • No. of Vacancies : 1
  • Employer : Phillips Consulting
  • Experience : 3
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Location : Lagos
  • Application Deadline : 18 Dec 2021

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