Your Impact :
At Jacobs, we push the limits of what’s possible to make the world smarter and more connected. For the Etihad Rail project that means delivering a new 650km freight rail network across the United Arab Emirates from the Saudi Arabian border to the Indian Ocean, connecting major industrial ports and economic hubs across the way and redefine logistics and transport in the region, providing a modern, safe, efficient and sustainable network.
This is a transformational project for the United Arab Emirates and the wider gulf region, providing a transportation backbone for freight and passengers as part of the UAE’s strategic growth plan.
Be part of a world class rail project in the UAE and make a major contribution to an iconic project. Make a difference, develop part of the site supervision function on the UAE freight and passenger railway network.
The railway will redefine logistics and transport in the region, providing a modern, safe, efficient and sustainable network which will connect the seven emirates of the UAE to its neighbouring GCC countries.
As a Systems Lead (Resident Engineer), you will support the Systems Installation Manager and T&C Manager, in the delivery of the projects, leading and directing the overall systems installation and testing and commissioning activities, ensuring timely completion of testing work, whilst maintaining the quality, integrity and security of the equipment.
You will be managing a team of systems site installation and T&C inspectors to monitor the contractor’s installation and testing progress on the different project subsystems.
You will be managing the contractor to perform in accordance with the requirements of the contract, including safety, quality, schedule and cost.
You will set up dashboard of installation and T&C indicators to monitor contractor’s progress and KPIs. You will monitor the contractor’s productivity rates as well as quality and report back to the Installation / T&C Managers.
You will monitor progress and proactively identify any issue that might be blocking and escalate when required. You will review installation reports and quality deliverables before and post installation and review and approve test reports.
You will verify field change requests coming from the contractor and maintain a supervision programme to ensure the quality and safety of the Systems activities onsite.
You will be liaising and coordinating with a substantial number of D&B packages including, civil, MEP, facilities packages.
The role requires to maintain a continuous coordination effort to bring all the project interfaces together as an integrated system.
You must have extensive experience in Installation, testing and commissioning of the configuration, testing of Signaling, Telecommunications, Asset Protection Systems, SCADA and must demonstrate successful handover of similar project.
Here's What You'll Need :
As an effective candidate you will have an Engineering Degree in Communication Engineering or Electrical Engineering with experience in railway testing.
You MUST have experience in Signaling, telecommunications, asset protection systems, power supply systems, SCADA and operation control systems on working on Brown field projects, with a meaningful focus on HSE processes and procedures.
Experience in PMC or as Engineer Position, reviewing design modifications / enhancements on operational railways in the Middle East with IRSE installation License desirable.
You will be enthusiastic promoting a zero accident / incident culture and environment to meet the project goals.
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