Principal Mechanical Engineer - Critical Systems

$Competitive salary plus benefits
# of Openings
Hong Kong
Closing Date
Critical Systems Engineering - Mechanical
Position Type
Permanent Full-Time
Hours Per Week

The Team

Our dedicated Critical Systems team play a key role in making buildings more energy efficient, sustainable and cost effective to operate. The team works solely in the data centre field, keeping abreast of current best practice while researching breakthrough technologies that shape future trends.


As a leader in this market, we were one of the first consultancies to design air optimised data centres and are at the forefront of this cooling strategy, which has resulted in attaining the first ever BREEAM ‘Outstanding’ rating awarded to a data centre and significantly contributed to others achieving LEED ‘Gold’, or even targeting ‘Platinum’ status.


The team are a source of world leading expertise – and offer a pro-active and collaborative approach to skill development, and professional excellence. For more information on the Critical Systems team and some notable projects delivered, please refer to this brochure.

The Role

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced and client focused mechanical building services engineer to join our team at our office in Hong Kong to play a leading role in ensuring the successful delivery of innovative mechanical design solutions for some of the most exciting and high profile projects in the Datacentre and Critical Systems field.


With a main focus on the Critical Systems field, and additional opportunities to contribute across variety of sectors such as Education, Commercial, Healthcare, and Retail, you will work in a team of expert engineers and technicians preparing both scheme and detailed engineering designs, and interact with colleagues of various disciplines to manage the delivery of technically-excellent, profitable projects.

The Skills

Educated to degree level in mechanical engineering or building services engineering (MEng or BEng or equivalent), and having gained experience in a mechanical engineering role within a data centre/critical system and building services context, you are already well versed in relevant design software including CYMAP and/or Hevacomp.


You have proven ability in producing low energy, creative design solutions, preparing specifications and project reports, carrying out site inspections and surveys, and detail design development and crucially – you have a passion for creative and intuitive design.


Given the collaborative and client focussed nature of this role, excellent communication skills and experience of using your initiative to overcome challenges are essential.


Fluency in English and Mandarin/Cantonese as well as experience of high-end/prestigious mission critical and building performance systems are highly desirable.


Job Description


Why Join Cundall?


Valuing Diversity


Cundall values equality and diversity, and welcomes applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. 


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