Principal Electrical Design Engineer

Job Title: Principal Electrical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Qatar,
Salary: Negotiable
REF: HQ00019171
Contact Name: Shirla Matarlo
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Our client a new opportunity for a Chartered Engineer, educated to degree level in Electrical Engineering or Building Services Engineering (MEng or BEng).

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced and client focused Electrical Building Services expert to join the team at their office in Doha, to play a leading role in ensuring the successful delivery innovative electrical design solutions for some of the most exciting building projects in the Middle East and internationally.

Working across a variety of sectors such as Education, Commercial, Healthcare, Retail and Critical Systems, you will lead a team of expert engineers and CAD technicians, and work closely with colleagues of various disciplines to manage the delivery of technically-excellent, profitable projects. You will develop new and nurture existing outstanding client relationships that maximise satisfaction and ensure repeat business, and will use your wealth of expertise and determination to manage, motivate and inspire less experienced engineers.

Qatar UDPA Grade A or B Electrical Engineer
Degree qualified in Electrical Engineering (although Building Services degrees will also be considered).
Comprehensive relevant post-graduate industry and design/consultancy experience.
Solid understanding of relevant industry codes and good practice.
Experience in delivering sustainable (green) buildings in accordance with relevant codes / legislation (BREEAM, LEED etc.)
Proven ability to plan and programme work.
Demonstrable understanding of the financial / commercial aspects of construction projects.
Proven experience of managing and developing others.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Chartered Engineer status with the Engineering Council.
Experience with MEP Revit would be advantageous

Given the collaborative and client focussed nature of this role, excellent communication and project management skills are essential.

This is just one of many jobs that ALLEN & YORK are currently recruiting across the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) region. ALLEN & YORK are the specialist recruiters for the Middle East sustainability sector and actively recruit in the UAE (predominantly Dubai & Abu Dhabi), Qatar, Oman, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt and Morocco. Our international network of clients & candidates mean we have a demonstrable track record in recruiting high calibre professional staff across the world - get in touch to learn more.