Vacancy: Alignment Senior Engineer

Permanent position - Middle East - United Arab Emirates
Publication date: 6 December 2017 Apply

SYSTRA is a joint venture formed by two major French public transit operators (RATP and SNCF). SYSTRA benefits from a unique wealth of experience in international mass transit and rail projects.

For over 60 years, SYSTRA has been involved closely with its clients and partners throughout all the phases of a project, from the feasibility study, design and building over to the operation and maintenance phase.

With motre than 5,400 employees committed to the quality of their expertise and more than 50% of the turnover realized overseas, SYSTRA is acknowledged as the world leader in transport infrastructures engineering.


•The Alignment Senior Engineer will be reviewing and monitoring the project alignment  including interfaces with the civils, track/structure interaction studies, reports in the mainline tunnels, at-grade and elevated sections, elevated and underground stations, and an at-grade depot.
•Interface with the contractor’s track design and survey teams. Organize regular review meetings and progress meetings. Organize review sessions, as appropriate, to review alignment design documents, submittals, reports, shop drawings, calculation notes and related design documents.
•Review and monitor the  contractor’s final alignment designs, activities and submissions including structure gauges and clearances verifications through alignment studies.
•Review and manage alignment interfaces with civil contractors and alignment changes between all project disciplines including, rolling stock, trackwork, signaling systems and operations requirements.
•Review  related construction method statements, procedures and activities associated with the survey and setting out activities.
•Monitor alignment design progress including reviewing and contractor’s design program and list of deliverables, and producing progress reports on the same.
•Review and monitor  as-built records and coordinate consequential alignment changes as required.


The qualified professional must:

  • Minimum of 15 years of overall experience
  • Must have 10 years in Rail/Metro experience
  • Have at least 10 years of similar experience
  • Must have Bachelor's degree in Civil engineering or any equivalent

Joining us will provide you with an opportunity to:

      - Be a member of a multi-cultural team

      - Have a global overview of projects

      - Acquire a wide variety of top quality skills

We are looking to recruit talented individuals with drive and determination! 

If you are looking to join a fast-growing international Group, have genuine career prospects and be able to exploit your potential, then apply to this position now!

Expérience: 15 to 18 years
Education: Bachelor/ Bachelor of Honor
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