MEP Design Manager

Location Japan
Salary ¥14000000 - ¥16000000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Sector Built Environment
Reference BBBH25075_1709785412

A leading gaishikei data center developer is urgently looking for an MEP Design Manager to support the development cycle of multiple Data Centers across Japan.

Role and Resposibilities:

  • Lead the design efforts for major global cloud technology companies.
  • Drive engineering solutions for sustainability and cutting-edge technologies.
  • Contribute to the development of hyperscale data center campuses in Japan and beyond.
  • Lead project design teams across the entire lifecycle.
  • Interface with top cloud and enterprise clients, effectively presenting design aspects.
  • Develop master planning, space planning, and engineering solutions for potential developments.
  • Produce Basis-Of-Design documents and consultant briefs.
  • Oversee technical aspects of procured equipment, ensuring coordination with the design team.
  • Understand the commercial implications of engineering decisions and create cost models.
  • Provide technical assistance in the site selection process, engaging with service providers and local authorities.


  • 2+ years of MEP design experience in large scale facilities.
  • Fluent in English and Japanese (N2 level).
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or relevant experience.

Desired Skills/Experience:

  • Project lifecycle experience in the Japanese construction industry.
  • 3+ years of MEP design experience in the data center industry.

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