Service Transition Engineer


Service Transition Engineer

Data Centres


City Of London, South East


£44000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: 10% Bonus, Private Healthcare, Pension Scheme, etc

Consultant name: Daniel Oldfield

Service Transition Engineer
Data Centre Organisation – IT / Infrastructure
City of London
£45,000 Salary + 10% Bonus
Private Healthcare
Pension Scheme

The Service Transition Engineer will manage and oversee the planning and effective execution of all customer implementation projects, in accordance with contractual agreements and implementation timelines. Based out of an office in the City of London, the individual will be accountable for on time delivery of project within budget.

You will be responsible for :

  • Overseeing and managing customer implementation projects
  • End-to-end project planning, consisting of work orders with resource allocation,
  • quality specs and timeline.
  • immediately notifying and including HQ group Service Transition in case of “Super 7”
  • accounts implementation projects
  • Creation of projects Purchase Orders using preferred suppliers and managing the
  • budget.
  • Allocates work orders to Engineers, sub-contractors, capacity management and security, oversees
    their effective delivery, and ensures they meet customer and business requirements.
  • Ensures that project plans, work orders and associated documentation and systems are reviewed,
    tested, updated and completed, and that audits and quality checks are completed in accordance with
    company policies.
  • Acts as interface for customers during the transition project.
  • Co-ordinate multiple agreements and keeps a complete record of the process and results.
  • Managing and supervising installation of equipment in the data center in accordance with the Customer Implementation plan, timelines and budget.
  • The handover of all required documentation and artefacts (eg. As-Built drawing, SalesForce OPP/IWO# and non-standard regulations)

What you’ll need

  • Pro-active, committed and willing to go the extra mile. 
  • Good communication skills
  • Good planning and problem solving skills 
  • Adaptable and open to change
  • Work experience in the data center sector or telecommunications environment 


  • Bachelor level (e.g. Degree in science, engineering or related discipline or equivalent) is desirable 
  • Specialized depth and breadth of technical expertise , ITIL Expert Certified is desirable
  • PM Certified desirable 

The firm are a leading provider of carrier and cloud-neutral data centre services across EMEA. With more than 700 connectivity providers in over 100 data centres across 13 European countries they are at the heart of the internet – powering finance, communication, healthcare, creativity, entertainment, life. Their customers now have access to 49 metros across six continents. 2,800+ colleagues around the world who work together, come up with life-changing solutions and create connections that matter every day.

The Operations team keeps our customers’ infrastructure running safely and securely. Plenty of opportunities to take on a variety of tasks and develop our technical skills. From overseeing electrical power to cooling and fire suppression systems, our team plays a vital role in making sure everything in our data centres operates as it should.

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