Design Manager - Data Centre - Sweden

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Design Manager - Data Centre - Sweden

Location: Sweden Salary: €105.000 - €115.00 + full comprehensive package

Design Manager - Sweden - Data Centre - EU passpport holders 

-- experience in delivering large-scale projects, including data centers will give an advantage --

A dedicated data center delivery partner is seeking a talented and experienced Design Manager for a long-term project in Sweden. With a focus on turnkey solutions, the company specializes in delivering data center projects from design to construction across Europe.


  • Manage and coordinate design engineers, BIM teams, and external design consultants as the Project Lead.
  • Coordinate with the client's design team for project build and site-wide design and services.
  • Ensure design development aligns with the construction schedule and progress.
  • Plan and lead design & engineering workshops to address issues and ensure advancement ahead of site activities.
  • Oversee the Technical submittal (TS) process, ensuring adherence to specifications and timely submissions.
  • Manage the design query process, raising issues in weekly workshops and following up on RFI’s.
  • Oversee IFC releases and updates, coordinating with the design team and engineers.
  • Lead weekly Design/Engineering meetings with internal and external teams.
  • Maintain a design risk register, communicating potential upcoming risks to senior management and the client.
  • Manage the design and submittal process for the FFE package in the admin buildings.
  • Report design & engineering progress in weekly client meetings, highlighting concerns/risks.
  • Coordinate contractor construction drawings and models, ensuring timely approvals.
  • Manage contractors' as-built drawings and models for planned handover.
  • Ensure contractors submit all required documentation, O&M manuals, and adhere to client platforms.
  • Coordinate and manage LEED requirements, liaising with the client’s design team and external consultants.
  • Ensure project quality plans are submitted, and QA procedures are implemented on site.
  • Generate monthly design progress reports and liaise with the Project Manager and Project Director.

Skills, Qualifications & Experience:

  • 7+ years’ experience in delivering large-scale projects, including data centers.
  • Data center experience is advantageous.
  • Degree-level background preferred, in a relevant construction discipline.
  • Excellent organizational, communication, and time management skills.


  • Continuous project work pipeline.
  • Opportunity to work on a long-term project in Sweden.
  • Collaborative team working environment.
  • Supported career progression and development.
  • Competitive salary packages.
  • Accommodation 
  • Flight in and out 
  • Living allowance 
To consistently deliver a recruitment service that's of an exceptional standard and guided by values of performance, trust, transparency and respect.
To work in partnership and thoroughly understand the needs and preferences of both our clients and candidates.
Collaborative, passionate, reliable and adaptable - we do not promise what we cannot deliver.