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ICT Design Engineer

  • Location: Dublin
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Advanced Facilities
  • Contact: Duncan Lowe
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01483 400 486
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 11 May 2021
  • Job Ref: 1035565
 NRL are recruiting for an ICT Design Engineer to work on a permanent basis with one of our clients in Dublin, an expanding international M&E consultancy. 

Role Responsibilities:
  • Work towards a timely successful team output and production
  • Participation in meetings with the client and relevant project stakeholders
  • Develop a clear understanding of client requirements from both a technical and operational standpoint
  • Responsible for the production of ICT infrastructure design packages, such as, written report documents, drawings, schematics, schedules, technical specifications, procurement packs.
  • Meet the necessary standards of quality/technical excellence and delivery time commitments consistent with the demands of each project
  • Development of 2D CAD design drawings and 3D Revit models working in close collaboration with Revit BIM team colleagues. An emphasis upon design coordination and clash detection with MEP services is particularly important.
  • Representing Company ICT at technical and design team meetings, meetings with customers, professional design teams and contractor teams
  • Ensure that specifications, drawings and calculations meet the project design brief, industry, legal and quality standards
  • Adopt a holistic view in the selection and application of ICT infrastructure design concepts and solutions
  • Coordination of ICT design with related engineering disciplines, e.g. electrical and mechanical
  • Undertake peer and QA review of drawings (typically cabling systems, containment, cabinet elevation, comms room layout, active network diagrams
Role Requirements:
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Either Engineering degree in appropriate ICT infrastructure design engineering discipline  OR Education equivalent to UK A-Level secondary education, HNC/HND or CNIDP
  • Data cabling manufacture/contracting
  • IT /IP network systems integration
  • Network technology vendor/manufacturer
  • IT/Multi-disciplinary consulting firm
  • Construction project management
  • Previous project experience in ICT infrastructure for data centre construction; commercial building construction ICT infrastructure
  • Technical qualifications and design experience in the following technologies
  • Structured Cabling Systems
  • Fibre Optic Networks
  • Data Cabling containment systems
  • LAN Ethernet Switching
  • Wi-Fi Network Communications
  • Telecommunication Network Infrastructure and Services
  • Industry qualifications such as Cisco CCNA, CNet training, Bicsi
  • Appreciation of the ICT implications related to MEP building services, network security engineering and power supply and cooling systems
  • Ability to use to a high competency level, AutoCAD and Bluebeam (production of overlay drawings, schematics and markups)
  • Working knowledge of Revit is highly desirable
  • Navigation and interpretation of Navisworks models desirable, but not essential
  • Familiarity with BIM levels and processes
  • Understanding of design and construction stages from conception to practical completion and LoD required
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office applications Word, Excel, Visio etc. Ability to use IT based calculation and spreadsheet software
  • Good understanding of building design standards/regulations/codes and relevant IT systems certification standards
  • Ability to prioritise own workload, work to deadlines
  • Act in an ethical manner and follows the principles of the Ethics Charter and Ethics in Practice Guidelines
  • Sound knowledge of key Health and Safety issues and legislation

What is in it for you:
  • Opportunity to work in an exciting and rapidly expanding company
  • Competitive salary
  • Long contract