Head of Engineering - Rail Electrification

Job Title: Head of Engineering - Rail Electrification
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Negotiable
REF: HQ00019895
Contact Name: Lisa Newman
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

You will lead and direct the Engineering team to ensure safety and compliance to support the business. You will also ensure the timely delivery of all engineering & related activities to achieve programme, cost and quality as well as effective delivery of our current and future business within safety standards. Create a unified, well structured and efficient RE Engineering Department encompassing consultancy, design, technical & operational engineering and testing & commissioning.

What are my responsibilities?

  • Engineering Standards and Specifications
  • Financial/Commercial Management
  • Customer & Stakeholder Management
  • Strategy
  • People Management
  • Compliance/Processes

What do I need to qualify for this job?

Professional: Experience in the delivery of projects within an engineering and/or rail environment, with multiple stakeholders and interface. Outstanding commercial awareness and customer management skills.

Project / Process: Evidence of collaborative and or alliance working with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders to achieve business success; a good knowledge of quality and safety management systems; a thorough understanding of technical and commercial risk management.

Leadership and Management: Good knowledge of and experience of multi-disciplinary projects and technical/professional teams; Strong organisation development/resource planning skills, motivating and supporting others to deliver large scale projects. Experience of managing, developing and growing a comprehensive engineering function and its people, including its contribution to and impact on P&L and quality of margin.

Qualified: Competent in a technical discipline, Chartered Engineer preferred.

We look forward to receiving your application!

We look forward to receiving your application.

For more information, please call Lisa Newman 01202 888 986