Principal Signalling Design Engineer


    We are recruiting an experienced Signalling Principles Design Engineer for our established multidisciplinary design consultancy in Swindon.The Signalling Principles Design Engineer will lead or undertake design activities as required. This includes directing the design team in producing outline and detailed signalling design, production of high quality design to first principles, provision of technical mentorship, and verification of design produced by members of the design team.Key Responsibilities Include;

    Carry out design, design production checking, and independent checking of signalling systems as required
    Undertake the role of CRE(Design) / RDE
    Provide functional support and guidance to the Design Engineer(s) within the team on all aspects of signal design within allocated projects
    Participate in the preparation of technical details, specifications and tenders for signalling projects
    Monitor the progress of works and ensure that the development, design, construction and testing requirements are met and effect remedial action when required
    Ensure that the technical and safety standards are maintained in all aspects of design work in order that successful project implementation and future reliability is achieved
    Evaluate the quality and technical accuracy of tenders and make recommendations to obtain the best available commercial award for the company
    Commensurate with the project role, maintain a continuous communication with contractors and customers in the development and implementation of projects to ensure a uniformity of purpose and common targets
    On allocated projects participate in the planning, programming and monitoring of resources to meet programme and budget requirements and targets
    Assist in the forecast of resource requirements necessary for allocated projects in sufficient time to ensure that they can be provided
    Perform duties as directed by Management from time to time in connection with Signalling design activities Discharge safety responsibilities in relation to CDM Regulations, Health and Safety legislation, Company procedures including development of the project Safety Plan
    Provide training to others

    *Minimum Requirements :

    Competent in design production techniques.
    Broad experience of interlocking design and /or signalling scheme development
    CRE / RDE duties

    *Preferred Qualifications :

    IRSE Licence holder for the Categories of:
    Signalling Principles – 1.1.550
    and Design Verifier – 1.1.160

    Your benefits will include: Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

    *Job Category :

    Engineering – Engineering Design