Architect Building Manager (BMS Bureau & Systems Manager)

CBS Butler
31 May 2018
28 Jun 2018
Matt Baker
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Architect Building Manager (BMS Bureau and Systems Manager)

Location: Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Languages: Dutch and English Speaking

Type: Permanent Job

Timeframe: ASAP


The Architect Building Management designs and maintains the solution architecture for building management systems (BMS), consisting of power management, building management, building access management and video surveillance in such a way that it is supporting the business needs while being cost efficient, scalable, compliant and secure.

To achieve the objectives, the Architect Building Manager will work closely together with the engineers of the DTEG-department (setting the building design standards), the IT-infrastructure Architect (setting the IT-infrastructure standards), the Operations department (maintaining and operating the solutions) and vendors (providing the solutions).


- Level gained by experience or education: HBO / Bachelor’s degree

- Expert in data center configuration and operation and kind of equipment being used.

- Expert in configuring data center solutions, like power management, BMS and/or DCIM

Essential Knowledge:

- Detailed understanding of, and experience with, managing data center facilities.

- Knowledge and understanding of solutions on the market which could support managing data center facilities.

- In-depth understanding of SCADA/BMS/DCIM solutions (i.e. Schneider & Iconics)

- In-depth understanding of Modbus/BACnet protocol

- In-depth understanding of Power management solutions (e.g. Schneider)

- Understanding of ICT-infrastructure architectures.

- Preferably understanding of CCTV solutions

- Preferably understanding of building access solutions (.e.g Winpak & Lenel Onguard)

- Experience with project management

- Experience in international environment.


- Strong analytical skills: does not just define an ideal architecture but defines an architecture based on fact based analysis.

- Is an expert and somebody to rely on in the area of building management infrastructure and a reliable trusted advisor for both DTEG, HQ and country Operations and IT.

- Eager to change: keeps up with the latest technology trends and wants to implement new technology, where beneficial to the business.

- Good communication skills, both orally and in writing; Knows how to get the buy on new ideas from various stakeholders, including vendors.

- Strong eye for detail: has also in-depth knowledge. Can support resolving detailed architectural issues in collaboration with other stakeholders.

This is an excellent opportunity who is keen to develop their career within the data center environment as well as working in a unique area of Europe. This role includes a generous salary and package however doesn’t include travel or accommodation.

If you have any further questions please feel free to contact me directly on 01737 824 897 or at