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Title:  Systems Assurance Engineer

Job Number:  6887

Melbourne, VIC, AU, 3000

We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges across a wide range of industries including infrastructure, property, rail, building and water projects in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.  


From the epic, to the intimate, everything we do improves life for someone, somewhere. It gives our business momentum and means we approach things a little differently.

While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.


Are you up for the challenge?


We are looking for a Systems Assurance Engineer to join the rail division of John Holland working on Victoria-based rail projects. As Systems Assurance Engineer you will ensure rail systems being delivered as part of projects are being designed, constructed and can be operated in order to meet the safety, reliability, availability and maintainability requirements.


Responsibilities of the role include;
• Assist in the coordination and monitoring of systems assurance activities performed by the relevant project delivery organisations.
• Participate in and assist with the risk assessment activities for railway operations to ensure that potential hazards are identified, adequately assessed and mitigated.
• Support the project and tender teams in effectively implementing risk management elements, recommending effective risk control measures, and evaluating the initial and residual risk involved
• Review and comment on systems assurance submissions
• Ensure safety requirements have been included in designs and communicated to relevant parties.
• Review key project processes, documentation and assurance evidence to ensure alignment with verification and validation strategy across the project lifecycle
• Ensure all appropriate measures and feedback is in place to support, monitor and review all aspects of the design safety assurance review process
• Manage and monitor the systems assurance program on projects and tenders


To be successful in this key role, you must have;

• Tertiary qualification in a related subject
• 2+ years postgraduate experience, preferably within the rail industry
• Knowledge of contemporary systems engineering and assurance practices


John Holland is up for the challenge of transforming lives.

At John Holland we understand that our greatest resource is our people. We pride ourselves on being a market leader in targeting training, career development and remuneration. We provide long-term career options within an equal opportunity workplace where we recognise the importance of flexibility and a healthy work-life balance. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and other minority groups are encouraged to apply.

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