Requirements Engineer - Rail

Recruiter
MATCHTECH
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Neg.
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an immediate requirement for a Requirements Engineer or Systems Engineer with experience working on complex software systems.

A great opportunity has arisen for a Requirements Engineer to work on the HS2 Programme based in Birmingham. This Requirements role will be working on a software product using smart trains.

The ideal candidate will have experience of systems.

Re-locators are also welcome to apply and my client can offer assistance to those who qualify.

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JOB DESCRIPTION & REQUIREMENTS

Responsibilities for this Systems role

- Undertake the development of requirements and assurance criteria in order to comply with external regulations and standards as well as meet the project objectives (outputs, timescale and cost).
- Work with route teams to enable more efficient solutions through the integration of activity, applying a system-wide approach to solutions and challenges to requirements.
- Work consultatively and achieve agreements with stakeholders and third parties in agreeing their technical requirements and acceptance activity.
- Engage with the Technical and Delivery teams to define the acceptance criteria for the requirements including design approval, demonstration of capability, acceptance of equipment and operability as appropriate.
- Manage the frameworks for evaluation of development choices on a whole life whole system basis.
- Maintain procedures, competence levels and systems for requirements management in order to ensure a robust approach to requirements management within the project.
- Support the integration of the requirements systems with other elements of the HS2 BIM and IM activity.

Requirements for this Systems role

- Proven track record in client management of major projects and working with sponsors, regulatory bodies and other major stakeholders.
- Chartered Engineer in an appropriate discipline (or comparable qualification in Systems Engineering).
- Qualified to Hons Degree level in an appropriate subject.
- Demonstrable ability to deliver work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
- Demonstrable working knowledge in the use and application of requirements and verification processes, ideally within the rail, construction and utility industries.
- Understanding of common contract management frameworks.
- Demonstrable expertise in Qualitative Schedule Risk Assessment.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.