Contract or Permanent – Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Location: London, Hampshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #1019

Job Title: Freelance Senior/Principal Electrical Engineer (Building Services Design)

Location: London (Office-based 3 days per week)

Contract Type: Freelance, Outside IR35 / or Permanent 

Client: Building's Design Consultancy

Job Description:

Our client is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior or Principal Electrical Engineer specializing in Building Services Design. Based in London, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on high-profile projects around the world, delivering innovative and efficient electrical engineering solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage the electrical design aspects of building services projects from inception to completion.
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to ensure seamless integration of electrical systems.
  • Conduct detailed electrical design calculations, prepare specifications, and develop layouts.
  • Oversee and review the work of junior engineers and technicians, providing guidance and mentorship.
  • Ensure compliance with industry standards, regulations, and best practices.
  • Participate in client meetings, providing technical expertise and support.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of emerging technologies and industry trends.


  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field.
  • Extensive experience in building services design, with a strong portfolio of high-profile projects.
  • Proven leadership and project management skills.
  • Proficiency in relevant software such as AutoCAD, Revit, and other electrical design tools.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work in the office 3 days per week.
  • Eligibility to obtain security clearance.

What We Offer:

  • Opportunity to work on prestigious and impactful projects.
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • Competitive freelance rates of £40 – 50 per hour (Outside IR35)

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and experienced Electrical Engineer to join a leading company and contribute to the future of high-profile building projects in London. If you meet the above requirements and are excited by the prospect of this role, we would love to hear from you. Apply now to join.


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