Rail Practice Lead - Systems Engineering

Rail Practice Lead - Systems Engineering

Job Title: Rail Practice Lead - Systems Engineering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: bonus
Reference: 894163_1527851614
Contact Name: Aleysha Armstrong
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 01, 2018 12:13

Job Description

Are you a Systems Engineering Manager Or Principal Consultant in the Rail sector looking for an opportunity to relocate to Australia?? If so our client, an engineering consultancy can offer you the chance to do that.

I am looking for a Rail Practice Lead with a Systems Engineering background to join an organisation in Sydney, visas will be sponsored, relocation assistance provided. This organisation has a well established and successful UK presence and made the decision to continue their success in Australia last year focusing mainly on Rail & Defence.

This will be a win, deliver and grow position.

You will be responsible for the Rail Practice and duties will include:

*Develop, manage and deliver services to clients using advanced and efficient systems engineering and assurance practice, particularly in the rail industry
*Provide technical leadership, mentorship and advice to other engineers in the company and to client staff
*Support business development and marketing activities through technical presentations in a variety of forums and through the development of relationships with clients as a trusted advisor.


*Experience in leading the systems activities on major rail programs
*The ability to spot and develop new business opportunities
*Insights and understanding of engineered solutions and standards employed in rail projects
*Ability to work at multiple levels of seniority with client teams
*Strong analytical and communication skills
*Strong initiative and the ability to lead and motivate multi-disciplinary cross-functional teams to successfully deliver required project outcomes
*A good engineering degree in a relevant field and interest in further developing your technical knowledge and leadership skills
*Ability to lead small teams with significant client interaction, excellent written communication and presentation capability
*Knowledge and appreciation of underlying systems engineering and systems safety concepts
*Suitable candidates should also display commitment, good inter-personal skills and commercial awareness
*Previous Consultancy experience is highly desirable

Rail Practice Lead
Competitive Salary + sponsored visa + relocation assistance

Keywords: Systems Engineer, Safety Engineer, Rail, Transport, Consultancy

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This is a permanent position.

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