System Engineer

Location London
Job-type Permanent
Salary £45000 - 45000 per year
Contact Natasha Higgins
Call 020 3861 8414
Reference 12091092NHI

System Engineer - Rolling Stock


£45,000 + free rail travel

If you are an experienced rolling stock professional, ready to push your career into systems development, then this is for you!

The Company

This leading organisation in providing safe and reliable passenger services across the London and South East, is looking for an experienced Rolling Stock professional, to lead the development and implementation of reliability growth initiatives, business led development engineering or customer driven modification across all the new fleet of trains.

The Ideal Candidate

You’ll be an experienced rolling stock professional, with knowledge of mechanical or electrical systems on EMU’s. You will lead identification, development and implementation of a range of reliability growth initiatives across all fleets.  As the Systems Development Engineer you will develop systematic and structured processes to address reliability, availability, maintainability and safety issues leading to component or system modification, improvement in specification, maintenance plan improvement, or maintenance or operational process improvement.

About the role

As the Systems Development Engineer you will develop, maintain and update a matrix of reliability initiatives dependent upon emerging trends, customer or business driven needs or as identified in conjunction with the Technical Service Engineer.  It is important that initiatives identify resource needs (labour material, specification, business case) and are developed in conjunction with the Planning team.  Initiatives must be planned prioritised and delivered to agreed timescales based upon business-driven needs. You will also develop reliability solutions using structured methodology and recognised reliability growth techniques such as RCM, FMECA or RAMS. You will also work closely with the Services Manager and Technical Support Engineers to maintain relevant documentation including the VMI, VMP, ILOC, FFG, TOM and TIM as well as appropriate engineering specifications, drawings and vehicle configuration.

The Requirements

  • Experienced rolling stock professional, with an engineering qualification
  • Technical knowledge of Rolling Stock systems and operation, software and Diagnostic Tools
  • Good knowledge of Railway Group Standards and ROGS and relevant rail related standards. 
  • Working knowledge of the Network Rail operational rule book including those applicable to DC EMU rolling stock.

The Benefits

£45,000 per annum, Free and discounted rail travel, Final Salary Pension, 25 Days holiday + BH

Please submit your cv to or by clicking the “Apply Now” button below, or if you’ll like to know more please call 07814890976

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