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Title:  Systems Assurance Engineer

Job Number:  9082

Melbourne, VIC, AU, 3000

About John Holland

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?

About the Role

John Holland has been awarded the contract to carry out Rail Infrastructure Alliance works for Metro Tunnel Project in Melbourne. Our Rail team are looking for a Systems Assurance Engineer to provide capability for the systems and safety assurance activities required to successfully deliver this iconic project. The role will also involve the provision of systems assurance support for the upcoming pipeline of key rail tenders and delivery projects in Victoria.  

Located in Melbourne, this position will be part of the nationwide John Holland Rail Engineering & Integration (REI) team that has the responsibility for leading the delivery of systems and safety assurance management activities across all its rail tenders and projects.

Responsibilities of the role include (but are by no means limited to);

  • Management and execution of the systems and safety assurance activities within the engineering, procurement and construction frameworks on tenders and projects, particularly Rail Infrastructure Alliance, including planning, analysis, hazards management, Requirements Allocation and reporting of systems assurance outcomes
  • Deliver the systems assurance works within budget, time, quality, contractual and regulatory standards, monitor and guide workflow, setting daily, weekly, and long-term project goals
  • Demonstrating leadership in engineering safety risk management, safety compliance and auditing, and ensure legislative, pre-contract and commercial obligations are met
  • Stakeholder management, including with clients, operators, independent safety assessors and the Regulator
  • Interpreting and scoping project requirements
  • Carry out key project processes, documentation, and assurance evidence ensuring alignment with verification and validation strategy across the project lifecycle.
  • Managing requirements and assurance criteria to comply with the project’s requirements and standards as well as meet the project objectives (outputs, timescale and cost)

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

  • Tertiary qualification in a related subject
  • Minimum of three years of project-based systems assurance management experience, preferably within the rail industry
  • Knowledge of contemporary systems engineering and assurance practices.

As part of the team, you help us deliver on our promise to transform lives.

Your success is reflected in ours, so we’re committed to being an employer of choice. We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success.

We’ll do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start. We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and other minority groups are encouraged to apply.

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