principal systems assurance engineer in Melbourne

ben smith, randstad
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AU$ 170,000 - AU$ 200,000 per year

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melbourne, victoria
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AU$ 170,000 - AU$ 200,000 per year
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Principal Rail Systems & Assurance Engineer

Randstad has partnered with a Victorian state government rail organisation in their search for an experienced Rail Systems Assurance Specialist, on a 3 year, fixed term basis.

Benefits of this role;

  • Work alongside a team of rail systems assurance experts
  • Market leading rates available
  • Work on prestigious Victorian railway projects

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Developing, managing, and delivering services to clients using advanced and efficient systems engineering and assurance practice, particularly in the rail industry
  • Performing, reviewing, or assessing hazard analysis, stakeholder workshops, safety case development, hazard log management, risk management, reliability modelling and prediction, requirements analysis, auditing, software assurance, verification and validation activities
  • Developing and delivering training courses in system and functional safety and/or RAM
  • Be involved in developing safety assurance and reliability engineering strategies, plans and analysis

The successful candidate will have:

  • 7 years + Systems Assurance experience within rail
  • Degree level qualifications in electrical, mechanical or other related field of engineering
  • Planning and execution of the full system engineering lifecycle, from operational concept development, requirement elicitation, system specification through to system testing.
  • Proficient in IBM Rational DOORS and Model-Based System Engineering tools.
  • A top level of knowledge and understanding of systems, safety and reliability engineering and assurance processes and standards, such as, CENELEC EN50126, EN50128 & EN50129, IEC 61508, IEC 15288, the INCOSE handbook, the iESM handbook, CSM or equivalent

Randstad CPE recruits within the Building and Infrastructure sector(s), partnering with the Victorian State Government, Victorian Local Government to provide outstanding project managers engineers, planners and associated professionals. We learn precisely what our clients require and expect, and in return we supply staff who share the ethos of the Victorian State Government and local Councils.

To apply, or answer any questions related to this role, please call Ben Smith on 0421229905 or email at


Rail, Systems Engineering, Systems Assurance, Safety Assurance, Signalling



educational requirements

Bachelor Degree