Senior Engineer E&M – Amsterdam


The role will be responsible for:

  • Over viewing and analyzing the service delivery performance of the Amsterdam Electrical and Mechanical infrastructure (financial, operational),
  • As system owner for defined set of systems manages and approves all changes
  • Initiate, approves and facilitate infrastructural improvement and development projects to optimize performance, capacity and to minimize costs.
  • Provide direction on engineering problems and coordinating the engineering design
  • Acceptance of projects

Key relations: Works closely with AMS Operations team (Operations and Facilites managers), Group Operation and Projects teams and local consultants

Key competencies:

  • Analytical thinking (data)
  • Quality focus
  • Initiative
  • Business focus
  • Interpersonal


Strong knowledge of M&E works and local authority approval process .

  • Must fully understand the issues around time, cost and quality with a strong emphasis on delivery to budget, yet meeting the operations of a high end blue chip customer based business.
  • Self-motivated and able to think through complex issues.
  • Must have the ability to work accurately and consistently under pressure.
  • Excellent communications skills NL and Eng
  • At minimum of five years Data Centre design/operations experience.
  • Health and Safety legislation in particular CDM Regulations.


  • BSc/ WO Engineering degree;
  • The role will be based in Amsterdam and may require work at other GS Data Centres as required;
  • The job holder must be willing to travel within Europe on relatively short notice to fulfil the role.


Bas Knibbe 0235583721


Bas Knibbe 0235583721