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IoT Application Engineer

Requisition ID: 43469

Domain: Energy Management/Smart Buildings

Contract type: Temporary

Schedule: Full-Time

Equans is recruiting for IoT Application Engineers to be based within our Smart Buildings Team in the UK, these are home based roles.  Thiese are permanent roles working 37.5 hours per week. On offer is a competitive salary dependant upon skills and experience plus benefits package.  

Smart Buildings have a very exciting opportunity to deliver critical Building Management System (BMS) Infrastructure upgrades / enhancements across a number of commercial, retail, healthcare, education & government sectors – across the country. In doing so we naturally prime the sites to become ‘Smart enabled’, meaning we can then introduce further value across sites via our IoT solutions; driving social, economic and environmental benefits to portfolios of sites and more importantly people operating and living within them.

Smart buildings currently deliver project works ranging from £10k – £1.5m in singular size + variations via an evolving blend of inhouse delivery supplemented by a selection of specialist supply chain partners. With an aggressive growth strategy over the next 3 – 5 years, this role will be paramount in helping to define shape and grow the team to ensure we grow sustainably. 

You will provide a professional delivered service to each job within your patch, working alongside a team of applications engineers to standardise our applications library for key graphics and data visuals in the head end of our inhouse and / or third party licenced (SaaS) control software.

You’ll utilise your enthusiasm and hunger for success to deliver excellent results in your business area with a continual focus on the end customer to ensure we deliver and maximise growth in each project we accepting, turning projects into partnered accounts.


What will you deliver?

  • Develop standardised graphics and libraries for key BMS and IoT plant (including HVAC, Mechanical, intelligent lighting etc to deliver client value
  • Analyse and edit existing computer applications to improve functionality
  • Remodel and adapt applications as needed to optimise performance
  • Install applications and confirm proper communication between equipment and systems 
  • Become a technical specialist alongside a team of colleagues to define best in class operating procedures
  • Create and present application prototypes
  • Collaborate with engineering and programming departments
  • Contribute to new project proposals and delivery/completion/commissioning
  • Maintain positive client relationships
  • Accurately report progress to the Project lead(s)

What can we offer you?

On offer is a competitive salary dependant on skills and experience, bonus scheme plus benefits package, which includes;

  • Pension Scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • 25 days annual leave (+ public holidays)
  • Life Cover equivalent to 2 times annual salary
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Program and access to mental wellbeing app
  • Employee discount shopping schemes on major brands and retailers
  • Gym membership discounts 
  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • Broad range of learning opportunities, such as professional qualifications, collective/individual training, and personalized support programmes

Who are we looking for?

  • A recognised construction qualification / training within the building (HVAC, M&E, lighting, IoT) industry
  • You’ll have experience working with key BMS head ends (including Trend IQVision, Tridium etc) within the BEMS & Building Controls industries in the UK marketplace.
  • Excellent communication skills and report writing are essential to maintain strong relationships with all team members and customers.
  • You’ll have great interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to deliver to deadlines.
  • Ability to think laterally and creatively to develop innovative solutions to challenges and identify opportunities for improvement and advantage.

Who are we?

EQUANS is a world leader in energy services with nearly 100,000 employees working in more than 50 countries, with an annual turnover of over 17 billion euros.  

In the UK & Ireland, EQUANS is a provider of technical, FM, regeneration and energy services – with specialist capabilities in smart buildings, green mobility, district & embedded energy and decentralised renewables.

EQUANS’ 13,500 UK & Ireland employees combine these activities to help businesses, public sector organisations and government to embrace the energy transition towards net zero, and also the digital & industrial transitions that are redesigning the way we move, work and live.

EQUANS is a Bouygues group company.


What’s next?

If this role is of interest to you, please click below to register, apply and track your progress! A member of our Resourcing Team will review your application and be in touch.

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At Equans we’re committed to delivering a culture where everyone’s voice is heard and supported. We know the value a diverse workforce creates, delivering better results for our people, customers and stakeholders. Diversity and inclusion is at the core of what we do, should you join Equans you’ll find a welcoming and open workplace where you’re supported and encouraged to be your true self at work. You’ll also have access to our growing employee networks including WiE (Women in Equans), RISE (BAME), LGBTQI+, Working Parents, YPN (Young Professionals Network) and our Disability Network.

For this role, you must have evidence of the right to work in the UK. Unfortunately we are not able to offer a re-location package with this job role.  Certain roles may require applicants to undergo a Disclosure check, as noted in the role requirements.

The EQUANS Resourcing Team supports this job advert. Agency involvement is not required. All related enquiries must come to the resourcing team not direct to EQUANS Managers.


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EQUANS is a multi-technical expert that offers a comprehensive range of services across facilities management, energy management and construction.

As an international market leader, we help our customers in the 3 major transitions of today: the energy transition, the industrial transition and the digital transition.