Rail Systems Leader: Asia Region


Rail Systems Leader: Asia Region

My client is a leading railway engineering company looking to recruit an experienced railway systems service leader for the Asia Pacific region to be based in Singapore. The role will encompass developing the current business, leading and growing the team, and technical direction across the area of systems engineering. This will include all aspects of the discipline including assurance and integration.

The key aspects of the role are as follows:
To lead in all areas of Systems Engineering. That includes areas such as:
Full-lifecycle Systems Engineering, including Systems Assurance, Systems Integration,
Domains and services related to Rail E&M such as signalling systems, traction systems, rolling stock, etc.
Other services such as EMC, ISA, etc.
To lead the team based in Singapore, monitoring and planning resource needs and ensuring the correct level of skill a capability is brought to each project.
To coordinate the activities of the professionals to act both as input to multi-disciplinary and specialist single discipline commissions
To provide technical direction, review and sign-off, for work done.
To lead the development of the business within Singapore and the region.
To instigate and oversee the training and staff development.
To ensure our work is carried out in a safe and reliable way, which is commensurate with a caring professional organisation.
Supporting the firm’s compliance in maintaining ISO 9001, OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001 requirement.

Required Skills to apply for the role:
Over 10 years of solid experience in relevant rail projects.
Proficiency in hands-on systems engineering, including for example requirements management, integration, system development, V&V, T&C, Systems Assurance etc.
Relevant domain expertise in one of the following: signalling, traction/power, communications or rolling stock.
Strong Project Management skills.
Experience working in Singapore, South East Asia or East Asia.
Strong Business Development skills and passion, capability to manage client relationships and win work. Highly preferable a strong network of established contacts in Singapore and ASEAN.
Bid and tendering experience, including both technical and commercial parts.
Track record and a passion to recruit, mentor, motivate and develop the skills of team members.

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About EWI Recruitment

EWI Recruitment

EWI is an international consultancy formed of specialist technical consultants who recruit and advise in the fields of infrastructure and natural resources. Each division and consultant within ewi is focussed exclusively on their specialist remit. Similarly our network has been developed and nurtured, providing access to industry specific professionals across each vertical market. We posses unrivalled market and international project knowledge to support our clients sustainable success.

Our specialist rail team are devoted to the provision of technical expertise to leaders within the market. Within this sector we work in the fields of construction, consultancy, and engineering. In short the railway team at ewi are able to help our clients deliver railway projects from concept to turnkey and onto the operational and maintenance. Our networks span feasibility, design, site supervision, commissioning & testing and handover to service all aspects of the project lifecycle.

The ewi rail team are proud to have worked on some of the of the worlds most prestigious rail projects including but not limited to; the Qatar Doha Metro, Saudi Arabia Haramain High Speed Rail, China Beijing High Speed, Malaysia Klang Valley Metro, Denmark Copenhagen Metro, India Kolkata Metro as well as many more of the worlds leading rail projects. The ewi rail team have experience working on metro projects, light rail, underground and freight rail projects.


Singapore, Asia

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  • Salary
    $12,000 to $15,000 per month
  • Benefits
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  • Company
    EWI Recruitment
  • Posted By
    Mr Carl Hostler
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  • Industries
    Rail - Underground
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