Assistant Design & Assurance Manager

Randstad CPE
£40000 - £45000/annum Company Benefits
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant Design & Assurance Manager

Position: Rail Assistant Design & Assurance Manager

Location: Central London

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 + Paid Lunch + Private Healthcare + Pension + 25 days holiday

Are you a degree qualified Engineer who is currently working in / looking to step up into an Assistant Design Manager role?

As well as assisting the Design Manager to co-ordinate, integrate and assure the entire design for the Project meet the Project Requirements; you will also be assisting the Systems Engineering & Assurance Manager on coordinating and undertaking of Systems Engineering activities including Requirements Management, Verification & Validation, Interface Management, Engineering Safety, RAM (Reliability, Availability and Maintainability), Human Factors and Systems Integration. You will also assist the Systems Engineering & Assurance Manager with successful delivery of assurance requirements, Migration Plan and Technical Assurance & Certification process.

You must have previous experience dealing with Railway Infrastructure and ideally will be from a Engineering background which will equip you with the technical knowledge to help raise / overcome any design issues. Previous experience reading and interpreting designs is also vital to this role.

Duties include:

* To support the Project Design Manager and the Systems Assurance Manager
* To promote Health Safety and Quality to the projects and through the tender process
* Manage the Design Change process
* Manage the Request for Information (RFI) process
* Review and produce contract documentation as required.
* Assist with documenting, establishing and maintaining a Systems Engineering Management Plan and associated plans to for the Project through design, installation, testing commissioning, migration and handover
* Assist with the Requirements Management process and associated Verification and Validation to demonstrate compliance with requirements throughout the life-cycle of the Project from design through to testing, commissioning (including trial operations).

What's in it for you?

* Competitive basic salary
* Attractive employee benefits package
* Opportunity to work on a Iconic Rail Project
* Great company culture with a very active 5-a-side football team
* Working for a Top Tier 1 main Contractor

Required Qualifications / Expertise:

* Educated to degree or higher level or equivalent in a numerate discipline, typically an Engineering discipline. A lower educational level, typically HNC or HND may be acceptable where a significant level of experience in a senior technical engineering role can be demonstrated
* Experience within a similar role within an appropriately sized engineering organisation.
* Experience in the railway industry of complex inter-disciplinary projects
* Hold a CSCS and Sentinel cards.
* Well-developed IT skills including industry-standard Requirements Management tools (e.g. DOORS), Microsoft Excel, and working knowledge of the use of BIM, CAD, and collaborative platforms.

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Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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