Senior Test Engineer_Principles

Job Description

Siemens Mobility Limited is looking to recruit a Senior Test Engineer to support the delivery of Digital Railway (ETCS) projects. This person will assist the Principle Test Engineer with the growth, management and development of a team of testing and commissioning engineers based in Derby engaged on a portfolio of major projects run through the regional delivery office and will assist with the development of new processes to enable successful delivery of Digital Railway projects with new technology. 

The Senior Test Engineer will ultimately be a Principles Tester (Complex).

What are my responsibilities?
  • Ensure health, safety and environmental requirements are complied with both at the site depot and work sites
  • Promote a zero accident / incident culture and environment
  • Carryout and Manage testing and commissioning of CBI Interlockings in accordance with the project programme and budget requirements
  • Ensure that testing and commissioning is carried out and recorded in accordance with correct and up to date drawings, plans, specifications and computer software and data 
  • Ensure that the quality of the testing and commissioning is in accordance with SRA, client, manufacturers and legal procedures, processes, regulations and standards
  • Liaison with control systems and other interfacing disciplines
  • Assist with Management and development of technical solutions and architectures for conventional and ECTS schemes regionally and potentially nationally 
  • Assist with the testing and commissioning of RBC Interlockings in accordance with the Industry processes, regulations and standards
  • Liaise with the appropriate Project Engineering Manager and Design Engineers in respect of design issues associated with testing
  • Management of allocated staff
  • Undertake regular audits of the testing and commissioning operation to ensure SRA, client, manufacturers and legal procedures, processes, regulations and standards are being complied with
  • Certify the system and / or systems are fit for purpose and formally handover to the client
What do I need to qualify for this job? 
  • HNC/HND/Degree in electrical Engineering or equivalent (essential)
  • IRSE Licence Principles Tester (essential)
  • Knowledge of legacy electro/Mechanical interlockings (essential)
  • Experience in offsite testing of mainline or metro railway signalling projects for the testing and commissioning period of the project lifecycle (essential)
  • Excellent interpersonal and negotiating skills associated with managing allocated staff and contractors, other functions within SML and the customer (essential)
About us
We’re Siemens.  A collection of over 377,000 great minds who are all making the future and you could be one of them!   We have offices across the UK, full of talented individual’s helping us to challenge the today and work towards a brighter tomorrow.

Does creating the ways a new world moves sound like it requires your skills? How about ensuring we do it with net-zero emissions by 2050? Discover a engineering career combining innovation, sustainability and a rare opportunity to shape society at scale.
We are looking forward to receiving your online application.  Please ensure you complete all areas of the application form to the best of your ability to help us review your suitability for the role.  We will be in contact as soon as possible with an update on your application.

What else do you need to know?
Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, holiday allowance and pension. We celebrate the fact that our employees are individuals and have different wants and needs. With this in mind, we have a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you.

If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new! That’s why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. We recognise that building a diverse workforce is essential to the success of our business, therefore we encourage applications from a diverse talent pool. We are proud to announce that we have partnered with VERCIDA, the UK's largest diversity and inclusion focused careers site where all our vacancies are in an accessible format. We welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements with our applicants to encourage agile working and innovation.


Organization: Siemens Mobility


Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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