Head of Engineering & Technical Operations

  • London
  • £100.000+
  • Job reference 14253
  • Location London
  • Duration Permanent
  • Salary £100.000+

A high-profile Sovereign Nation State Developer has engaged us to recruit a Head of Engineering and Technical Operations to lead the strategic and operational excellence for engineering, building systems, technology strategy, design of development projects and sustainability.

You will be a senior-level engineering professional with a wealth of experience working on high-profile developments, with a keen interest in innovation and technological advancement. You will have a demonstratable history of overseeing complex projects and will be an accomplished figure head for the delivery of engineering services within a challenging, yet highly rewarding platform.

Where:

  • This is a rare opportunity to join the iconic developer at their Head Office located in one of London’s most prestigious commercial properties.
  • Though you will be based from their building located close to transport hubs including Piccadilly Circus, you will regularly travel around London with the occasional visit further afield.

What:

  • Responsibility for strategic direction and guidance for operational management of occupied buildings and sites being mobilised for the multi-billion-pound organisation.
  • Optimization of buildings performance in-use; utilising new technologies, building systems, data and building information.
  • Work closely with Development Managers to assist with the design and delivery of engineering solutions within major development projects.
  • Opportunity to build a performance measuring system for engineering, building systems and technology with a view to utilising the information to improve performance.
  • Help advise the organisation on sustainability and environmental impact for existing sites and new build projects.

Who:

  • Excellent track record relating to engineering and building systems in high-profile, demanding environments.
  • Progressive and positive attitude towards technology and improving efficiency – ideally with experience integrating latest technologies.
  • Relevant degree or equivalent qualification in building services engineering. i.e. C.Eng or CIBSE.
  • Proven experience of overseeing projects from design to occupation along with projects in fully occupied buildings.
  • Solid understanding of development viability, value and cost for engineering solutions.

Why:

  • Brand new role in the organisation that will be shaped around the experience of the successful individual.
  • Opportunity to take a strategic lead in a major developer that has ample resources and own billions of pounds worth of property.
  • The business has an abundance of resources and place heavy emphasis on ingenuity regarding their portfolios. The successful candidate will have a large influence on the company’s portfolios and will work closely with senior personnel for large scale projects.
  • Strong basic salary with corporate package.
  • Opportunity to write your own story in one of the world’s most affluent development companies.

How:

If you are interested in finding out more about this opportunity, please send your CV to michael.obrien@foundationrecruitment.com