Director of Railway Systems

Location
Qatar (QA)
Salary
up to QAR 110k per month total package
Posted
24 May 2018
Closes
21 Jun 2018
Sector
Rail
Function
Project Manager
Job Type
Permanent
Level
Director

Our client is a leading consultancy, they have an urgent requirement for a Railways Systems Director to join their team on a large scale rail project in Qatar. Candidates applying for this role must have held a managerial position on a large scale rail project, be an expert of railway systems and have at least 20 years post graduate experience.

Responsibilities

  • Develop the strategy and execution plan
  • Negotiate contract terms with the client
  • Deliver on all technical and commercial aspects of the project as per the contract requirements
  • Manage the client relationship and key stakeholders
  • Business development to ensure repeat business
  • Deliver the financial objectives for the programme
  • Overall responsibility of all rail systems engineering, technical integration as well as testing and commissioning where required.
  • Development of all project technical Plans and Procedures for Rail Systems.
  • Ensure that all rail systems engineering objectives of the project are fully met to best international standards and practices.
  • Ensure that all design and implementation activities are performed with highest safety and quality culture in mind and with the best industry practice.
  • Be fully experienced with all international standards and requirements for developing the design of a railway project.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical engineering or similar
  • 20 years post graduate experience
  • Experience of ERTM Level 2 and GSMR is essential.
  • Experience of rail systems application to various modes of railway transportation.
  • Experience of working on large, complex and multidisciplinary projects.
  • Experience of interface management and total system integration.
  • Excellent management and communication skills, strong leadership qualities.