Requirements Engineer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Rail Jobs and Transportation

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Nick Lewis

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    7 Months

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Requirements Engineer

Canary Wharf

Purpose of the Job

To implement the Requirements Management activities and, Verification and Validation processes across the Programme at various stages of the Program Assurance/Integration

Principal Accountabilities

  • The principal accountabilities for this role are to:
  • Focused on Rail System disciplines i.e. Signalling, Communication & Control and Station Systems including MEP Systems, responsible for validation of applicable Programme Requirements through traceability analysis of the performance specifications, design specifications and testing activities.
  • Ensure all Design & Build contractors are engaged with Requirements Management and V&V processes.
  • Allocate requirements and agree with PM/PEs/PFEs allocation of the requirements to the contracts and work packages. Capable of representing Requirements team in technical review processes to provide V & V inputs.
  • Capable of producing technical reports and compliance statements to meet the Handover Requirements.
  • Promote equality in the workplace and adopt appropriate behaviour when interacting with colleagues.

Person Specification

  • Experience of using the IBM DOORS Requirements Management Tool and basic capability to configure tool for compliance management and access control features. Proficiency in DXL and ComplyPro configuration will be an added advantage.
  • Have a Systems Engineering background in a large multi-disciplined Rail System project environment.
  • Knowledge of Requirements Management as applied to major railway infrastructure projects / technology development and implementation projects.
  • Understanding of relevant standards and tools used in the Systems engineering / requirements management arena with the aptitude to develop skills further.
  • System engineering Lifecycles - awareness of different lifecycles and experience of the implementation of lifecycle approaches to real projects.
  • Good interpersonal skills with proven ability to work effectively as part of a multi-disciplined team.
  • Experience of Requirements Management within context of providing evidence for V&V, compliance and acceptance.
  • Ability to interface with railway domain specialists, design managers and construction project managers, in a competent professional manner.
  • Maintenance of Continuing Professional Development to keep abreast of skills and knowledge in his/her professional discipline.
  • Professional qualification in engineering or an associated discipline.