Project Engineer

Covers the implementation of the signalling engineering part of the project. Applicants may be part of a multidisciplinary team and may also cover Project Management activities for engineering aspects of a project. These activities may include any or all of the design, implementation, system assurance, installation, test & commission and post commissioning activities.

Applicants would be responsible for the effective use of signalling engineering resources within the project, which may include directly employed staff, contractors, and sub-contractors. They will advise the project manager on decisions effecting signalling systems.  They would be required to assess the impact of requested changes to the signalling system, and propose effective solutions in co-operation with the other engineering functions and the customer.  They would be responsible for the operation of the system to ensure that the implemented design, including any changes, is approved by the appropriate authorities. The approved design is to comply with project and external engineering standards, and regulatory requirements and guidance.  They must be capable of managing the integration of the project in the railway environment.