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Senior Project Engineer

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

Senior Project Engineer-TRCS-UKDY02354950


At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress.

We are currently looking for a

Senior Project Engineer for our location in Derby, United Kingdom

As a Senior Project Engineer, you will lead, manage and control all signalling engineering-related activities in the project to deliver on requirements, budget and schedule. Be technical representative to the project core team, supplier, customer and any external party.
Support project manager/director in all technical aspects within the project including incoming bids.


• Lead Bombardier external technical discussion duties with our Project Core Team.
• Coordinate customer design reviews and participate in internal design reviews, document minutes and actions
• Technical resource, budget and schedule control and reporting.
• Produce technical deliverables such as various technical documents, presentations and drawings
• Management of requirements and interfaces across multiple disciplines and stakeholders
• Support development of the project design schedule and participate in monitoring and progress reporting.
• Coordinate the preparation and/or write responses to customer technical correspondence through the Program Manager
• Update action items list on a regular basis, communicate problem areas to appropriate managers, monitor and report progress for timely resolution
• Coordinate design tasks of various cognizant engineers if needed. Ensure that all project related technical issues are closed per agreed project action item list and schedule



• University Degree or HNC in relevant Engineering discipline such as Electronic or Mechanical
• Working experience either in Project Management, Bids, Sales, Contracts & Legal, Engineering or IT.
• Minimum 5 years of relevant project experience
• Railway signalling experience in the UK preferred but not essential
• Knowledge of Network Rail’s Railway Signalling standards and processes highly desirable
• A Project Engineer/ Engineering Manager IRSE License highly desirable
• Knowledge of using Microsoft Office is mandatory.
• Professional experience in the railway sector is considered a plus.
• Experience leading the technical work scope in complex projects.
• Multi-disciplinary experience will be highly advantageous
• Desired competencies: customer orientation, communication, planning, drive for results, flexibility
• Good communication and teamwork skills
• English at a business fluent level is mandatory for this role

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.
Bombardier Transportation is a global mobility solution provider leading the way with the rail industry’s broadest portfolio. It covers the full spectrum of solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling to complete turnkey transport systems, e-mobility technology and data-driven maintenance services. Combining technology and performance with empathy, Bombardier Transportation continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility by providing integrated solutions that create substantial benefits for operators, passengers and the environment. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Bombardier Transportation employs around 39,850 people and its products and services operate in over 60 countries.

Posting date: 04.12.2020

Closing date: 04.01.2021

Competitive salary range

Number of working hours: 37

Job: Production and Installation Integration
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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