Power Infrastructure Data Centre Construction Manager

Project Management
Berlin DE
Frankfurt DE
Permanent Full-Time
JobID 1992
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The opportunity

We are a global construction consultancy delivering trusted strategic advisory services and management support to some of the world’s most powerful and prestigious companies.

Our German team of highly skilled experts work in exciting, innovative sectors, delivering major projects that have a meaningful impact in the advancement of new technologies, improving healthcare services, and contributing to the development of a more sustainable built environment. With rapid growth plans underway across Europe, we have German offices in Frankfurt and Berlin, and a third opening in Munich this year.

We are actively recruiting a team of professional, driven experts to join Linesight and help us deliver outstanding projects for our clients. Frankfurt has established itself as one of the biggest data centre hubs in Europe, offering excellent connectivity for hyperscale and colocation data centre providers, and is continuing to attract major global investment.


As a Power Infrastructure Construction Manager at Linesight, you will work with highly experienced, culturally diverse, and talented teams nurturing a strong social dynamic and a shared sense of achievement. You will gain vast industry experience that will open doors for you, extend your skillset and expand your perspective.

In this role you will: 

  • Coordinate & lead the design and delivery of the MV and/or HV on/off site infrastructures.

  • Support the line manager with current and new utility connection agreements, usage agreements, metering agreements, energy supply agreements, and HV/MV infrastructure delivery, etc.

  • Provide end-to-end support to key stakeholders and oversee the deployment of utility and infrastructure required to deliver power to project sites, ensuring timely delivery and adherence to technical requirements.

  • Manage power availability issues with utility providers and implement alternative power solutions when necessary to to mitigate power-related risks and ensure uninterrupted operations onsite.

  • Manage all subcontracting activities related to power, including connection agreements, metering agreements, energy supply agreements, HV/MV infrastructure delivery, design contracts, and regulatory compliance.

  • Manage, and report each project’s power procurement strategy.

We would love to hear from you if you: 

  • Good understanding of electrical as well as knowledge of the energy use of organizations, with a recognized degree or equivalent (background in electrical/power engineering preferred).
  • Previous construction project management experience and related certifications such as PMP or Prince2.
  • Extensive experience in power delivery with utility and power infrastructure design and management.
  • Proven experience of working with the local utilities, energy service providers, and experience of grid/ network code requirements, and regulatory requirements related to power distribution and supply.
  • Experience in successfully acquiring and managing utility connection agreements, usage agreements, metering agreements, and energy supply agreements necessary for power operations.
  • Are based either in Berlin or Frankfurt, and willing to travel nationally and internationally on a regular basis.
  • Have the right to work in Germany.
  • Are fluent in German and English language, both orally and in written.
  • Experience of working as a project manager in MV to EHV systems is desired.
  • Thrive on building strong relationships with your team and clients through a shared purpose and sense of openness and fun

About us

Since 1974, we’ve been providing a construction consultancy service that keeps clients coming back. And for that we have our people to thank. It takes a special kind of togetherness to create our thriving, authentic culture. We overcome challenges together, delivering better projects and leveraging innovation. We see the potential in our people and we empower them. We’re a business on a journey – an agile business that is proud
to be different.

We are Linesight. Dynamic. Driven. Different.  

About Project Management

Our teams of program and project managers deliver success globally through strategic planning and stringent controls. Whether you have extensive experience or are at the early stages of your career in program or project management, we offer the opportunity to work on some of the most innovative buildings and facilities with world-leading clients. Play a central role in these projects as part of our dynamic team. We recognise the value that each team member can bring to the table, and we offer a range of supports, learning pathways and structured career planning cycles to ensure that every individual has the best opportunity to excel and further develop, regardless of the stage of your career you join us at.

Our approach to DE&I

At Linesight, we believe that our success is tied to the success of our employees, and we are committed to creating a workplace that is fair, equitable, and inclusive for everyone. We understand that creating an environment where all employees have an equal opportunity to thrive requires a concerted effort across every stage of their time with us, from hiring and onboarding to promotion, career growth, and development.

As part of this commitment, we have implemented a range of policies and initiatives to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I). This starts with our attraction pipeline and accessible job descriptions, designed to attract a broad range of candidates, and continuing throughout the employee life cycle with DE&I checks built in at every stage. Fairness, consistency, and transparency are the core principles for all our hiring, salary increase, and promotion decisions with built-in gender pay gap checks. Employee and family-friendly policies also enhance inclusion and equity in our teams.  

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