Systems Engineer

Fusion People
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
The Systems Engineer leads development and implementation of reliability growth initiatives, business led development engineering or customer driven modification to rolling stock. The role is responsible for a defined system across all rolling stock.The Systems Engineer for their defined system supports resolution of safety issues, but principally leads identification, development and implementation of a range of reliability growth initiatives across all fleets. Each Systems Engineer will develop systematic and structured processes to address reliability, availability, maintainability and safety issues leading to component or system modification, improvement in specification, maintenance plan improvement, or maintenance or operational process improvement.The Systems Engineer will ensure adequate communication across Southeastern engineering and operations departments, recognising that a large part of reliability growth can be derived from continued improvements to communication and management process. The Systems Engineer will support reliability growth through development of initiatives with train leasing companies, and external suppliers.Critical to the role of Systems Engineer is the ability to provide an effective Technical Support Service, through effective problem solving, reliability growth initiatives, managing these in a prioritised and time effective manner.Accountable for the identification, development and implementation of reliability growth initiatives for a defined system across all fleets. The Systems Engineer is accountable for providing technical leadership and developing technical system knowledge for their allocated system across all rolling stock. In particular being conversant with the performance issues, emerging technical trends, reliability problems and safety risks. Each Systems Engineer will develop, maintain and update a matrix of reliability initiatives dependent upon emerging trends, customer or business driven needs or as identified in conjunction with the Technical Service Engineer. It is important that initiatives identify resource needs (labour material, specification, business case) and are developed in conjunction with the Planning team. Initiatives must be planned prioritised and delivered to agreed timescales based upon business driven needs.The Systems Engineer will ensure continued compliance with Safety Case for their allocated systems across all fleets through management of Maintenance documentation. This will be updated on a regular basis from review of audit or performance trends. The Systems Engineer will liaise with the Services Support Manager and Technical Services Engineer to maintain relevant documentation including the VMI, VMP, ILOC, FFG, TOM and TIM as well as appropriate engineering specifications, drawings and vehicle configuration

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