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Principal /Technical Director - Train Control & Signalling

Advertiser: SYSTRA Scott ListerMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
13 Jan 2021
Location
Brisbane, CBD & Inner Suburbs
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Engineering, Systems Engineering

Principal /Technical Director - Train Control & Signalling

SYSTRA Scott Lister provides comprehensive consultancy services to a variety of industry verticals including; Rail and Transport sectors. As part of SYSTRA's global footprint, we help clients deliver complex engineering projects that require our consulting services & subject matter expertise. We have multiple office locations throughout Australia and provide our workforce with ongoing personal career growth, learning and development to achieve job satisfaction and a long tenure.

Reporting to the Operations Manager (QLD), the Principal Consultant/Technical Director of Train Control & Signalling will focus on providing engineering advisory and technical services to support the creation & growth of advanced train control capabilities within SYSTRA. The opportunity will require you to apply your engineering expertise across a variety of rail infrastructure projects to ensure engineering excellence in an innovative and collaborative environment.

The role:

  • Provide technical advice during different stages of the project lifecycle from feasibility to design and from construction to system integration & commissioning.
  • Produce and review technical deliverables such as technical option reports, engineering principles, detail designs and test procedures etc.
  • Apply system engineering techniques to support the production of technical deliverables (e.g requirement traceability, system modelling, configuration management etc.)
  • Work with a wide range of System Assurance teams (including Safety & Human Factors etc) to support the demonstration that the systems deployed are fit for purpose.
  • Support business readiness teams to analyse and understand the impact of technical decisions on the process and people aspects of the system.
  • Work with clients to understand essential objectives and desired outcomes for each project.

Requirements and experience:

  • Bachelor or higher-level qualifications in a relevant/related Engineering discipline or Systems Engineering is essential.
  • Be working towards a chartered or equivalent professional status from a relevant Institution (e.g. Engineers Australia, RPEQ).
  • 10-15 years' experience in a Rail Signalling, or Control Systems / Traffic Management Systems, or modern Train Control technologies (e.g. ETCS, CBTC).
  • Demonstrated experience in feasibility, system or preliminary design phases or system testing on a project of technical relevance.
  • Experience in applying systems engineering techniques.
  • Experience of having worked in a project subject to Cenelec-based safety demonstration.
  • A thorough knowledge of industry standards for Train Control Systems (ETCS, CBTC, etc).
  • The ability to work to timeframes with a high degree of organisational, analytical and problem-solving skills with a self-motivated and proactive approach.

At SYSTRA Scott Lister, we believe that a diversity of ideas, perspectives, and experiences create a productive work environment. As such, we value diversity of thought and experience and encourage applications from diverse community groups. Our values are centred to Connected teams, Engineering Excellence & Bold Leadership.

Interested? Please click on the apply details below to send your latest resume in confidence.

Please note that SYSTRA Scott Lister does not accept unsolicited resumes from external agencies, we do however appreciate your interest.

SYSTRA Scott Lister provides comprehensive consultancy services to a variety of industry verticals including; Rail and Transport sectors. As part of SYSTRA's global footprint, we help clients deliver complex engineering projects that require our consulting services & subject matter expertise. We have multiple office locations throughout Australia and provide our workforce with ongoing personal career growth, learning and development to achieve job satisfaction and a long tenure.

Reporting to the Operations Manager (QLD), the Principal Consultant/Technical Director of Train Control & Signalling will focus on providing engineering advisory and technical services to support the creation & growth of advanced train control capabilities within SYSTRA. The opportunity will require you to apply your engineering expertise across a variety of rail infrastructure projects to ensure engineering excellence in an innovative and collaborative environment.

The role:

  • Provide technical advice during different stages of the project lifecycle from feasibility to design and from construction to system integration & commissioning.
  • Produce and review technical deliverables such as technical option reports, engineering principles, detail designs and test procedures etc.
  • Apply system engineering techniques to support the production of technical deliverables (e.g requirement traceability, system modelling, configuration management etc.)
  • Work with a wide range of System Assurance teams (including Safety & Human Factors etc) to support the demonstration that the systems deployed are fit for purpose.
  • Support business readiness teams to analyse and understand the impact of technical decisions on the process and people aspects of the system.
  • Work with clients to understand essential objectives and desired outcomes for each project.

Requirements and experience:

  • Bachelor or higher-level qualifications in a relevant/related Engineering discipline or Systems Engineering is essential.
  • Be working towards a chartered or equivalent professional status from a relevant Institution (e.g. Engineers Australia, RPEQ).
  • 10-15 years' experience in a Rail Signalling, or Control Systems / Traffic Management Systems, or modern Train Control technologies (e.g. ETCS, CBTC).
  • Demonstrated experience in feasibility, system or preliminary design phases or system testing on a project of technical relevance.
  • Experience in applying systems engineering techniques.
  • Experience of having worked in a project subject to Cenelec-based safety demonstration.
  • A thorough knowledge of industry standards for Train Control Systems (ETCS, CBTC, etc).
  • The ability to work to timeframes with a high degree of organisational, analytical and problem-solving skills with a self-motivated and proactive approach.

At SYSTRA Scott Lister, we believe that a diversity of ideas, perspectives, and experiences create a productive work environment. As such, we value diversity of thought and experience and encourage applications from diverse community groups. Our values are centred to Connected teams, Engineering Excellence & Bold Leadership.

Interested? Please click on the apply details below to send your latest resume in confidence.

Please note that SYSTRA Scott Lister does not accept unsolicited resumes from external agencies, we do however appreciate your interest.

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