Information Manager - Railway Systems

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    Birmingham, West Midlands

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    Rail Jobs and Transportation

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    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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A leading client in the Rail Industry in recruiting for an Information Manager Railway Systems

Information Manager Railway Systems, Routewide-Utilities (Birmingham)

As an Information Manager, you will support the BIM information management, data analysis and data related delivery activities.

About the role:

Single point of contact for all technical information management activities for the routewide contracts (predominantly Railway Systems, Land and Property, Utilities, Ground Investigation) ensuring BIM processes, standards and procedures are adhered to by the Supply Chain.

Assisting the Phase 1 Construction Directorate project managers and engineers in the planning and delivery of information deliverables and BIM objectives

Assist with the specification and execution planning of Supply Chain information deliverables / data required by including but not limited to CAD, GIS and Asset information.

Manage the delivery and exchange of information deliverables / data to and from the Supply Chain including the ensuring supply chain MIDP and MPDT are developed and delivered against.

Identify areas for improvement and feedback into the standards development and operational delivery processes including promoting digital transformation in all areas where efficiency can be gained

Manage and carry out the BIM audit function for the assigned contracts, supporting audits where necessary.

Responsible for raising awareness, education and training of project staff within the routewide area and as necessary, within Supply Chain.

Review of detailed technical documentation ensuring that it both meets strategic objectives and a wide range of technical requirements

Advise colleagues on available data products and tools, best practice and how limitations may impact upon their use;

Working with other area based Information Managers and Data Coordinators (CAD and GIS) provide solutions to challenges, streamline processes and support assurance;

About You:

Use of BIM/Information Management/digital data management tools, such as but not limited to ProjectWise, for the management and assurance of information (be that GIS, CAD, BIM or Asset);

UK BIM Level 2 standards, including BS and PAS1192 series

Experience of BIM within an engineering or multi-disciplinary project

Experience of managing technical information in a complex environment

Experience of contributing to change management process, including advising on financial and time impact of change related to BIM, information management or digital data standards and processes.

Apply project management and governance principles to delivery, especially in managing dependencies between deliverables often from different Suppliers;