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Railway Systems Manager

  • Job reference: ME-006231
  • Sector: Buildings, Construction, Infrastructure, Rail
  • Location: Saudi Arabia
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The Railway Systems Manager will have a minimum of 10 years’ senior technical and management experience and will assist the Employer in managing the safe modification or construction of works in or around the metro asset.

  • This shall include the preparation of procedures to control the; NOC system, submission of documentation, supervision and inspections of the works in or around stations and the metro assets. 
  • The Railway Systems Manager will also be responsible for keeping all engineering and as built documents updated and issued to the relevant O&M Contractor.
SNC Lavalin's Atkins business is one of the largest multidisciplinary, multi sector engineering design consultancies in the world and is part of the SNC Lavalin Group.

As one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies with a leading track record in the defence sector, Atkins are ideally placed to respond to this market. We have a broad establishment and proud, 50 year history throughout the Middle East region.

We provide a full range of design, engineering and project management services for buildings, transportation and other infrastructure programmes.

Atkins in the Middle East now employs around 2,000 staff serving Gulf clients across all market sectors from offices in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Doha, Dubai, Jeddah, Kuwait City, Manama, Muscat, Riyadh, and Sharjah.



  • Responsible for Systems Engineering Management covering the O&M Contractors Systems works package inclusive of Systems contract management, Sub-systems performance, Systems Assurance, Systems Operations & Maintenance and Systems Quality control
  • Manage the O&M contractor's performance and compliance with their systems contract scope of works including day to day oversight, routine contract compliance reviews, change control and progress reporting
  • Manage reviews and recommendations against the Operator's plans and procedures related to the operations and maintenance of the metro such as Maintenance programs, plans and procedures; Operation plans and timetables; Operation procedures and regulations; Safety plans; Training and staffing plans; Configuration management plans
  • Manage the Systems team's reviews of all O&M contractor's technical submittals such as risk assessments, corrective and preventative maintenance reports, investigation reports, Temporary change authorization requests, Engineering change notice requests
  • Manage system wide reviews of data and reports prepared by the O&M Contractor, developing trend information and making recommendations to improve the performance of Systems equipment failures
  • Manage the O&M contractor's compliance with their Quality management system through reviews of technical documentation, test witnessing, site inspections and quality audits
  • Manage the O&M Contractors compliance with their Systems Assurance procedures covering RAM, Operational Safety, Security, EMC, Interface & Configuration management through reviews of technical documentation, test witnessing, site inspections and scheduled audits
  • Manage O&M Contractors system wide compliance demonstration with O&M standards
  • Manage system review of the O&M contractors proposed capital asset overhauls or replacement procedures, proposals and site activities
  • Lead systems teams review of systems variation requests and the implementation of change control procedure with the O&M contractor

Rewards & Benefits
We offer an excellent package which includes:

  • A competitive salary
  • Transportation allowance
  • Medical and life insurance cover
  • 22 calendar days annual leave
  • Medical and life insurance cover
  • Company gratuity scheme
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Annual flight allowance to point of origin
  • Employee Well-Being Programme – 24 hour free advice on financial, legal and family care specialists and also access to personal health, fitness and nutrition consultants

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