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Principal Design Engineer (Civils CRE)

Job Description

Siemens Mobility Limited have a great opportunity for a Principal Design Engineer (Civils) to join our Rail Infrastructure CIS business.

We operate a flexible working policy and would be open to discussing working requirements. We will require an element of office working in one of our regional offices which include Ashby de-la Zouch, York, Manchester, Glasgow. Chippenham and Croydon.

Our Team and what we do:

As market leaders across rail, road and logistics, Siemens Mobility are pursuing the goal of networking various transportation systems with one another to move people and goods efficiently - complete mobility!

In CIS, we deliver network and security solutions to support the digital railway. Our portfolio includes the provision of telecommunication systems and cyber security solutions including data network for railway stations, SCADA systems, signalling systems, telephony systems, backbone communication networks / bearer network, network security and other cyber security systems. We undertake a full project life cycle delivery from concept development and detailed design to implementation, test, installation, and commissioning.

Your role, and what you’ll be doing:

The Principal Design Engineer (Civils) leads the specification, development and deployment of civils solutions within the SISS business and continually refines best practice. These solutions will promote maximum re-use of previously deployed solutions, assisting the bid and engineering teams in their need to offer and provide cost efficient solutions.

What will be my Responsibilities?

  • Act as Lead Engineer for Civils on SISS projects.
  • Provide technical support for SISS Projects within the business.
  • Work in conjunction with Subject Matter Experts to determine the most appropriate compliant and cost-effective options for deployment to projects.
  • Provide Engineering support during the bid process, ensuring maximum re-use of previously deployed solutions.
  • Provide estimates for engineering projects and tenders with regard to resources, plans, technology, risk and process.
  • Ensure the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools are applied throughout the engineering life cycle.
  • Ensure the design, construction and testing targets are met to ensure successful project implementation and future reliability is achieved.
  • Ensure products and projects are delivered in accordance with Siemens Safety and Quality procedures and meet all applicable legislative, safety and customer requirements.
  • Maintain and develop good relationships with internal and external customers, industry associations, suppliers and Partners.
  • Maintaining and developing your own professional competence.

What Skills, Qualifications and Experience do I need for this role?

  • Proven experience in design & delivering high quality design documentation including sketches, drawings, calculations, reports and specifications.
  • Acting as Team Leader for a team of engineers to design and deliver solutions within a multi discipline team.
  • Approved CRE (or working towards) for Network Rail Projects
  • Proven experience using requirements management tools.
  • Temporary works design experience
  • Experience of structure Assessment
  • Professionally with qualified with ICE/IStructE
  • BEng/Meng or MSc Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent.
  • Developing towards a Chartered Engineer or equivalent status.
  • Experience and knowledge of engineering processes at all stages of the engineering life-cycle.
  • Provide leadership/mentorship to local Engineering team
  • Experience in providing estimates for engineering projects and tenders.
  • Excellent interpersonal, presentation and communication skills.
  • Excellent organisational, time management and problem-solving skills.
  • Full Driving licence.
Benefits include:
  • 26 days holiday, increasing up to 29 days with length of service
  • Excellent pension, with Siemens matching contributions up to 10% of pensionable salary
  • Performance related bonus scheme
  • Flexible benefits to suit your personal needs
  • Flexible working policy
  • Investment in personal development and support to membership of professional institutions

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.

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 hardworking individuals helping us to challenge the today and work towards a brighter tomorrow.

What else do you need to know?

Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, holiday allowance, pension and other additional benefits. 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. #LI-SM1


Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility Limited

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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