AECOM Principal Engineer- Signalling in London - UK, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - , London - UK
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.
Serves as lead engineer on mid- to large size projects.
Provides specialized technical input to studies and design for staff's specific area of expertise.
Approves and signs off on work.
Provides technical expertise for studies and design efforts.
Presents complex technical solutions to clients.
Performs quality control reviews of work developed by others.
Participates in development of technical proposals.
Provides estimates for the engineering budget and schedule to meet requirements on large projects.
Competent in design production techniques.
Broad experience of interlocking design and /or signalling scheme development
CRE / RDE duties
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.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 233284BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.