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Systems Assurance Engineer (Full Time)

Location: Dallas TX Country: United States of America

Requisition ID: 223761

Job Summary

Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in infrastructure; mining and metals; nuclear, security and environmental; and oil, gas, and chemicals. Today, our colleague s team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.

The position reports to Engineering Technical Lead on the project and requires a working knowledge of precedents in the Rail Systems, the principles, and practices of related technical areas and of coordinating work with other technical disciplines. Understands master planning, standard engineering work planning, scheduling and cost estimating, and conducts independent work requiring judgment in the application of engineering techniques through the complete life cycle of a project including T&C and handover. Normally uses conventional approaches to technical problems encountered and provides associated technical direction.

Job Responsibilities

  • Experience with the preparation of a project Master Plan with the development of options and to support the process of acquisition of land for the alignment, facilities, and construction.
  • In-depth knowledge of signalling technologies as applied for CBTC and PTC systems.
  • Design experience in civil infrastructure, track, rail systems (overhead line, signalling, telecommunications, control center and on-board/mobile signalling and telecommunications equipment), safety assurance, system assurance, engineering safety, and interface control is essential.
  • In-depth knowledge of AREMA standards pertaining to civil infrastructure, rail systems and engineering safety.
  • Understanding of CENELEC and IEC standards as applied to rail systems, engineering safety, and RAMS.
  • In-depth knowledge of the Federal Code of Regulations risk analysis requirements for System Safety and Security.
  • Broad knowledge of industry/regulatory codes and standards and design criteria in all engineering disciplines.
  • Knowledge of NPFA 130 for designing infrastructure for Transit System Guideways and Stations.
  • Experienced in permitting requirements and proficient in the successful management of design approvals from relevant regulatory bodies.
  • Ability to adopt a systems engineering approach to design management via requirements capture and management including validation and verification.
  • Possess knowledge of testing, commissioning and start-up of rail systems and handover to transit authorities.
  • Experience of supporting T&C.

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree from an accredited university along with a minimum of 9 years' experience working in the construction industry and/or large-scale infrastructure projects; or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience Or in lieu of Bachelor's degree 15 years of experience working in the construction industry and/or large-scale infrastructure projects.
  • Minimum of 10 years' experience of implementing requirements and working in a standards environment for major rail projects.
  • Experienced user of requirements management software
  • Familiar with the US and international railroad and general construction standards.
  • Must have undertaken engineering activities on a large, complex project/program or on multiple lesser size projects, with experience of infrastructure construction.
  • Ability to establish and maintain strong working relationships with a range of multidisciplinary stakeholders, demonstrating excellent influencing skill.
  • Exposure to BIM (Building Information Modelling)
  • Ability to communicate, engage and influence a variety of external stakeholders at public forums.
  • Ability to communicate complex issues to stakeholders.
  • To possess strong written and spoken communication skills combined with strong interpersonal and influencing skills.
  • Knowledgeable in planning and executing high value, multi-faceted lump-sum turnkey civil infrastructure projects.
  • Computer skills (MS Office).

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we've completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live. 

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Posted Date: 12 Nov 2019 Reference: JS223761-EN_US Company: Bechtel Contact: Bechtel