Communications Engineer

Communications Engineer

Undertake technical client and assurance role in designated technical areas (refer Section 5) in relation to delivery of Communications and Control Systems (C&C Systems) by The Systemwide Delivery team and its contractors.

Job Description

Communications Engineer (Stations Systems)
London
Contract
Rates - NEG

Undertake technical client and assurance role in designated technical areas (refer Section 5) in relation to delivery of Communications and Control Systems (C&C Systems) by The Systemwide Delivery team and its contractors.

Principal Accountabilities
Assess and approve changes to technical requirements, including relevant system performance specifications, which provide the requirements baseline for delivery contracts
Liaise with operators and maintainers to clarify and determine detailed requirements as required to support systems delivery
Resolve requirements issues relating to third party interfaces to C&C Systems
Review and accept design management and technical assurance plans prepared by C&C Systems contractor and other relevant parties
Review and accept selected design deliverables produced by C&C Systems contractor and other relevant parties (principal review criteria being compliance with: prescribed standards; operations & maintenance concepts; technical requirements)
Support Systemwide Delivery team in obtaining the required assurance evidence from the C&C Systems contractor
Assess assurance evidence produced by C&C Systems contractor and other relevant parties in areas including requirements compliance, interface management, verification and validation, RAMS and EMC
Prepare Verification Activity Plans in respect of works executed by Systemwide Delivery team and its contractors
Assess and approve materials and equipment proposed for use on the project
Review and accept testing and commissioning plans, specifications and reports
Witness testing and commissioning activities, including attendance at FATs and SATs

Main challenges of the job
Ensuring that the delivered systems comply with prescribed requirements
Ensuring that assurance evidence meets prescribed requirements
Establishing productive working relationships with operators and maintainers, Systemwide Delivery Team, external stakeholders/third party interfaces
Facilitating acceptance of the C&C systems by the Infrastructure Managers

Dimensions & Interfaces (both internal and external)
Part of a team overseeing delivery of C&C Systems contracts worth c. ¢G60m
Works closely with Systemwide Delivery team and C&C Systems Contractor
Significant technical complexity (multiple systems and interfaces)
Multiple stakeholder environment including sponsors, operators, maintainers, delivery contractors (including C&C Systems contractor and interfacing contractors), Network Rail, London Underground, other external interfacing parties

If you are a highly motivated individual seeking your next contract engagement, then please get in touch today.

Please Contact Dan Shields on or 023 9245 8005.

This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. ARM is an award-winning authority in technology and engineering recruitment, filling specialist positions across some of the most ambitious technology and engineering industries in the world.

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Key Consultant

Dan Shields

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I specialise in the rail industry, sourcing contract candidates covering signalling, design and civils.

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