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Senior BMS Software Application Engineer

Requisition ID: 50366

Domain: Energy Management/Smart Buildings

Contract type: Permanent

Schedule: Full-Time

EQUANS is looking for a Senior BMS Software Application Engineer to join our team in Leeds on a permanent, full time basis. On offer is a competitive salary of £43,800 – £54,700, hybrid working and benefits package. 


What will you deliver? 


  • There are three key aspects to the role which the successful candidate will demonstrate strong credentials in;
  • Product Fundamentals – Bringing passion and experience to ensure each of the delivery fundamentals are understood, scheduled and delivered effectively.
  • Passion for standardisation  efficiency – Desire to ensure operations run as efficiently as possible
  • Strong care for professional standards – Consistently high standards are a base expectation.

Main roles and responsibilities:

  • Lead the team to deliver the agreed project or task outcomes
  • Translating client needs and organising practical terms into required timelines to be met by the team
  • 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)
  • Facilitating frequent meetings with team to build morale and inform them of their daily activities
  • Close effective working relationship(s) with parallel inhouse and parent company delivery team(s)
  • Develop and maintain clear communication channels with key stakeholders across all levels
  • Awareness of all aspects of data lifecycle including data ethics and applicable legislation / standards such as GDPR, BS, ISO etc.

What can we offer you? 

On offer is a competitive salary and benefits package, which includes; 

  • 25 days annual leave (+ public holidays) 
  • Life Cover equivalent to 2 times annual salary 
  • Employee discount shopping schemes on major brands and retailers 
  • Gym membership discounts  
  • Cycle to work scheme  
  • Holiday purchase scheme 
  • 2 corporate social responsibility days per year 
  • Broad range of learning opportunities, such as professional qualifications, collective/individual training, and personalized support programmes 
  • Attractive Employee Referral Rewards Scheme 
  • Access to our growing employee networks including WiE (Women in EQUANS), RISE (BAME), LGBTQI+, Working Parents, YPN (Young Persons Network) and our Disability Network 
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Program and access to mental wellbeing app 

Who are we looking for? 


Experience and skills

  • 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 (5 years minimum).
  • 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.
  • Demonstrable ability to think laterally and creatively to develop innovative solutions to challenges
  • Demonstrable resilience and motivation to manage an operation from cradle to completion with  excellent organisation skills with the ability to prioritise your workload and multiple projects at any one time.
  • Our Customers are the epicentre of our business, therefore an ability to demonstrate professional methods you’ve met recent customer expectations is a minimum


  • Relevant Engineering training or degree
  • Demonstrable industry experience
  • BCIA Training
  • A recognised construction qualification / training within the building (HVAC, M&E, lighting, IoT) industry

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. 

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.