GDS is actively seeking a creative and highly talented Railway Senior Designer. This is a key role within the Global Delivery Services (GDS) team and will report to the Head of Linear Infrastructures team based in Warsaw.
Coordinating and leading a Linear Infrastructures (Civil) team focus on a specific sub-discipline or several sub-disciplines related to rail design;
Performing different analysis and design of linear infrastructures projects covering at least the following fields: Railway Geometric Design, P-Way, track design;
Supporting internal proposals, including quality documentation and costings;
Responsibility for managing, coordinating, and administering a package of work, off-shored to the GDS group, from conceptual stages through all phases of the projects, with the assistance of the project team;
Initiating and directing the planning, development, and continuous monitoring of the project scope, procedures, budget and schedule;
Reviewing and validating all comments received from Project's representatives (owners, contractors, AECOM owning geo, etc.) on a specific discipline and coordinates timely resolutions to maintain project schedule, budget, and quality requirements;
Serving as a railway technical specialist in the application of advanced theories, concepts, principles or processes for an assigned area of responsibility within the Linear Infrastructures team;
Appling specialized knowledge and sharing expertise to colleagues;
Performing quality control of works accomplished by members of a team;
As a technical specialist making decisions and recommendations that are recognized as authoritative and have an important impact on extensive engineering activities;
As an individual consultant, formulating and guiding the attack on problems of exceptional difficulty and marked importance to the organization or industry;
Training and evaluating less experienced staff;
Mentoring and managing staff on projects;
Comply with statutory, project and AECOM-specific health and safety requirements.
Bachelor or Master degree in Civil Engineering from a recognized University;
10+ years in transportation projects; preferably rail track design;
3+ years managing Railway project teams;
Proven track record of working on Railway projects and collaborating with international and multi-cultural teams;
Experience working with international regulations and standards;
Proficient in at least one software packages for track design such as: OPENRAIL, RAIL TRACK, CIVIL 3D , etc.;
Working knowledge of BIM platforms for linear infrastructure projects will be considered favorably;
Proven commitment with Quality Control Policy and Quality Management System;
Demonstrable management skills and presence;
Fluent in English and Polish (oral and written);
Proficiency in Microsoft Office.
Experience working in the North America/Australia region will be considered favorably;
US Professional Engineer license will be considered favorably.