Rolling Stock Specialist

AECOM
UAE

Ref: KP465-231

AECOM

The Role

AECOM is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, water and government. With approximately 50,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that enhance and sustain the world's built, natural and social environments. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM serves clients in more than 100 countries and has annual revenue in excess of $6 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

Transportation
We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.
As we are experiencing growth across the region, we are proactively seeking applications for the role of Rolling Stock Specialist/Engineer based in Middle East.

Role & Responsibilities:
- Responsibility for development of design and specifications for Passenger and Freight Rolling Stock.
- Ensure that the procurement strategy is in line with the "best" industry practice.
- Be fully experienced with all international standards and requirements.
- Responsible for supervision, acceptance testing, testing and commissioning of rolling stock with on-board communication equipment.

Requirements

Qualification:
BSc in Mechanical Engineering or similar and PE or Chartered Status from a recognised professional Body.

Requirements:
- Experience of developing procurement strategy for rolling stock for Passenger (including LRT, Transit and HSR) and heavy haul.
- Proven track record of overseeing design and manufacturing development of rolling stock.
- Experience of working on large, complex and multidisciplinary projects.
- Experience of factory acceptance as well as testing and commissioning of rolling stock with on-board communication systems.
- Experience of working with different manufacturers and suppliers.
- Good communication skills.

Person Specification (Personality Attributes)
- Client focused
- Team Player
- Commercial domain aware

Experience:
Minimum 20 years experience in design and specification of rolling stock for passenger and heavy haul railway projects.


AECOM employees around the world enjoy a wide range of benefits and competitive compensation package. AECOM is much more than just a place to work. It's a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects world wide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About the Company

AECOM is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, water and government. With approximately 45,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that create, enhance and sustain the world's built, natural, and social environments. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM serves clients in approximately 125 countries and had revenue of $7.3 billion.