Retrofit Designer

November, 2019
ASAP, permanent, full or part time (at least 4 days per week or 5 part-days), flexible working considered
London (Wandsworth)
Competitive Salary + Performance Related Pay or Options Scheme

The Role:

Q-Bot is a high tech, high growth, international start-up, developing robotics and intelligent systems that are revolutionising the built environment whilst creating a positive social impact (you’ll find more detail below).

We are looking for a Retrofit Designer to join the Digital team to analyse data collected in properties to assess the impact of energy efficiency measures. The Retrofit Designer will report the results of the impact assessment to the wider team to prepare customer case studies and feed in to the solution designs. The Retrofit Designer will also create accurate and well-presented 3D models of residential properties from 3D scans (additional training can be provided if required). The models will be shared with various stakeholders to enable decisions on upgrading assets. The role will involve site visits to carry out surveys, working closely with customers to understand project needs.  In addition, the Retrofit Designer will provide an understanding of buildings energy efficiency to the wider Product Development team and input to research projects, testing new technological approaches. The ideal person will have a can-do attitude as the role will involve aspects of both being hands-on and operating at a strategic level. This role is an ideal opportunity to develop a career in a growth company by gaining a broad experience across a business that is continually developing and leading the way in the construction industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Analysis of the impact of energy efficiency measures.
  • Creating 3D models in Revit based on 3D scans taken at residential buildings.
  • Designing and planning energy retrofit for residential buildings.
  • Prepare diagrams and presentations to support retrofit strategies.
  • Carrying out surveys of buildings and aligning scans.
  • Applying buildings energy efficiency knowledge for input into mechanical design.
  • Presenting building models and energy retrofit designs to clients.


  • Demonstrable experience analysing complex datasets.
  • Experience in the retrofit of energy efficiency measures to older buildings.
  • Experience creating residential building models in Revit (desirable).
  • Self-motivated and highly organised with good attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • A team player with excellent collaboration skills.
  • Effectively manage tasks, report progress, plan time and work to deadlines.
  • Adaptable and happy to take on new challenges.
  • Can do attitude and willing to lend a hand with other teams when required.
  • Experienced using Microsoft Office packages.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Qualifications and Experience:

*All Submissions must be accompanied with CV and cover letter

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