Principal Systems Integration Consultant, Rail Management Services

  • Location

    Birmingham

  • Sector:

    Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-10

  • Client:

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Principal Systems Integration Consultant, Rail Management Services, Birmingham - (Part Time and Full Time Hours Available)

About the Role
At WSP, you’ll find yourself challenged in more fascinating and far-reaching ways than ever before. You’ll explore new and inspiring opportunities to make the most of your expertise, broaden your professional horizons and create exciting new possibilities for people, organisations and society in general.
We have an opportunity for a Principal Systems Integration Consultant to undertake a senior role in delivering systems integration activities primarily across UK Rail projects. Ideally, you will be an experienced System Engineer, with knowledge of rail and across the project lifecycle. We are also happy to consider those with experience outside of the rail industry.
 

A typical week would include:

  • Leading systems integration activities or teams on major rail projects
  • Delivering systems integration subject matter expert consultancy across specific systems engineering disciplines
  • Scoping, planning and implementing systems integration activities
  • Acting as a technical mentor to junior staff supporting their development as systems integration consultants, proactively identifying opportunities to challenge and stretch individuals to develop skills on projects

About You
We’d love to hear from you if you have:

  • A degree in relevant engineering or management discipline
  • Have achieved Chartered status of a relevant professional body
  • Post degree experience in delivering systems integration in a rail environment, and/or equivalent sector

About Us
What if we can?

What if we can have work-life balance? What if we can be rewarded in ways that support our individual needs? What if we can be accepted for who we are? Here at WSP – we can!
WSP recognizes that work is only one part of our lives and making time for the other things in our life is important – be that our families, our friends or ourselves. So, if working from home, working part-time or having flexible start and finish time will help with this let us know as part of your application.

As well as rewarding you with competitive pay, WSP offers standard benefits including a 37.5 hour working week, 25 days annual leave, pension schemes, life assurance, personal accident cover and paid professional subscriptions, and some not so standard benefits as part of our flexible benefits scheme – so if you would like to hop on a new bike (cycle to work scheme) or thrill the family with your Lego building skills (Discount at Legoland Windsor) – WSP can help!
Be you, be happy - we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture which respects and maximizes the contribution individuals can bring to WSP. We recognise the benefits that people with varying backgrounds and experiences can bring. Our VIBE (LGBT + employee network) and WiL (Women in Leadership) networks work with the business to help ensure we continue to promote the right environment to enable LGBT+ and female employees to reach their full potential, and to ensure we continue to promote equality, inclusivity and diversity for everyone.
 

A little about us:


WSP is one of the world's leading engineering professional services firms providing technical consultancy to the built and natural environment. We believe that for societies to thrive, we must all hold ourselves accountable for tomorrow. For us, that means creating innovative solutions to the challenges the future will bring to the communities and environments where we live and work across the UK.
We are locally dedicated and propelled by international brainpower. We are technical experts and strategic advisors, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, programme and construction management professionals. Our experts design lasting solutions in the property & buildings, transportation & infrastructure, environment, industry, resources (including mining, and oil &gas) and power & energy sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services. And safety and sustainability are embedded in everything that we do.
Check out www.wsp.com for more info about the great work we do.

 

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