Principal Systems Engineer Ref: AM11764

About us

Amey Consulting are working on various intricate and challenging Rail design projects throughout the UK, including Wales and Borders, TRU, Midland Mainline, and Crossrail. The railway sector has always been one of our core sectors and because of our success in building and maintaining the railway, Amey Consulting has become an industry leader in Rail Design consultancy services. With a growing team of 350+ staff, working across our 12 Rail design offices across the UK we are continuing to add to our already extensive and impressive list of project awards. We also support people in their need to work flexibly, to fit around any lifestyle need.

The role

Due to increased workload we are seeking to recruit a Principal Systems Engineer. The successful candidate will be responsible for the preparation of complex Signalling design. This role will require the candidate to undertake the role of Lead Designer and / or Design CRE on projects and mentor junior design staff. The candidate will also be responsible for the independent verification of complex Signalling design packages.

This role will offer the opportunity for the right candidate to innovate and use the latest technology to develop themselves and the projects they work on. We are continuously working hard to collaborate with clients and sub-contracts to ensure we are successful in the objective of improving the world we live in.

Key accountabilities

In a typical week you will:

• Carry out site surveys, identify risks and hazards and provide appropriate reporting
• Carry out design and assessment work for signaling/system elements of projects with minimal supervision
• Keep up to date with current NR, RSSB and British standards relevant to signaling/systems design
• Mentor Junior design staff
• Prepare both design development reports and detailed Signalling design
• Undertake the Independent Verification of Signalling designs
• Undertake the role of Signalling Design CRE
• Communicate effectively with other design/construction disciplines and sub-contractors

Skills & experience

We want to hear from you if you have:

• A current IRSE Signaling Principles Design License
• A current Design Verifiers License
• Detaioled experience of Signalling control systems
• Knowledge of interfaces between signaling/system engineering and other railway disciplines and how these are managed
• The ability to use the design software in the discipline (CAD etc)

Additional Information

At Amey Consulting you have a unique opportunity to bring truly ground-breaking work to life by working alongside market-leading consultants in a practical infrastructure environment.

You will be surrounded by a team of people who want you to grow and embrace new challenges, who also care about your job satisfaction and well-being.

You’ll be stretched but always supported to bring out the best in you and to create better places for everyone.

We believe that we are what we do.

It’s more than just wanting to do better.

At Amey we’re proud to be the better.

Publicada el 31-10-2019

Área funcional: Consultoría

Reino Unido

Tipo de contrato: Permanent