Senior Design Manager

Sydney, Australia

Senior Design Manager
$170000 - $200000 per annum

• Permanent opportunity with top consultancy company in Australia.
• Attractive salary package.
• A great path for further career progression.

JD Ross Energy are seeking a highly skilled Senior Design Manager to be based in Sydney for our Australian based client that has a huge portfolio across a multitude of different sectors. If you are looking for a new challenge and want to be a part of one of the industry’s top consultancy companies, apply today.


• Create and maintain effective and sustainable client relationships.
• Manage team of internal engineers (and occasionally subconsultants) to deliver designs in accordance with project time, cost and quality requirements.
• Manage project commercials and risk
• Demonstrate sound decision making and effective communication skills


• Minimum 5 years industry experience in electricity industry Design Management
• Subject Matter Expert (SME) skills in one discipline will be highly regarded
• Bachelor’s Degree in electrical engineering.
• Professional Engineer status CPEng/NER and RPEQ preferred
• Strong stakeholder engagement such as client interfacing
• Proactively improves business-wide project delivery outcomes
• Exceptional team management and communication skills, ensuring quality of Design Management outcomes across assigned projects
• Exceptional team management and communication skills to ensure internal design resources are producing and checking discipline specific documents and drawings in alignment with project requirements
• Responsible for seamless design integration between multiple disciplines, including geographically diverse design resources.
• Contribution to continuous improvement of Design Management procedures
• Previous experience/relationships within Australian Power Transmission and Distribution Utilities is preferred.


• Work with major utilities and renewable energy clients
• Mentor and guide Design Managers and Engineers
• Successfully deliver high profile, large scale electrical infrastructure projects

This is a senior level engineering role with an exciting and leading consultancy organisation. If this is interests you and you would like to discuss in more depth, please send your CV to or call on +61 2 9000 3675

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