Lead Engineer – Amsterdam


For the projects and engineering team, Our customer is looking for a self-motivated and professional Lead Engineer for technical fulfilment of projects, engineering of upgrades and customer requests, improvement and efficiency plans. The position is located in Amsterdam.


  • Basic design and calculation of datacenters, incl. room layout, fitout and adjustments;
  • Customer focused service delivery;
  • Proactive involvement in the on-going technical evaluation of all plant and equipment, suggestion improvements, innovation where appropriate;
  • Accurate recording and reporting of update, upgrade and maintenance activity to ensure Ultimo database is correctly updated;
  • Assisting with incident management and subsequent investigation to establish root cause;
  • Overseeing the monitoring, operation and maintenance of datacenter mission critical systems;
  • Working closely with the Datacenter Service Manager to ensure correct operation of the critical services of the datacenters, through timely engagement of sub-contractor to execute identified works;
  • Work closely with all technicians to sustain a culture of continuous service delivery improvement;
  • Assist sales projects as sales engineer;
  • Coordinating all maintenance and operations activities within the datacenters.


  • Time served electrical apprenticeship or equivalent in an industrial / manufacturing / commercial or critical environment focusing on operation and maintenance of plant;
  • Experience in main distribution board switching of ACB’s;
  • Experience in changing modes of UPS i.e. start-up / maintenance bypass / eco-ess mode / VMMS energy management mode;
  • Knowledge of critical cooling systems and SLA’s / KPI’s within a critical environment;
  • Knowledge of basic air conditioning and humidity control;
  • Experience in the operation and control of generators and UPS;
  • Experience in use and interrogation of BMS systems in monitoring plant;
  • Good communication skills in Dutch and English (German is a big plus);
  • Knowledge on AutoCAD and technical drawings;
  • Knowledge of working with Office 365.


Abigail Bakker 023-303 2900


Abigail Bakker 023-303 2900