senior systems engineer in Clyde

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inna sidorova, randstad
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job description

Fantastic opportunity for a systems engineer to join a client side rail organisation in providing technical leadership, engineering support and services on systems assets.

Based in Inner-Western Sydney, your responsibility will be to ensure that the overall integrated system solution meets business needs, is value for money, and delivered with engineering due diligence in a timely manner.

Ideally, you will come from a background in transport, defence, aviation, oil & gas or other heavy industries and have the following fundamental skill sets:

  • A thorough knowledge of Systems Engineering frameworks, processes and Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) tools with SysML
  • Develop business requirement specs, system requirement specs
  • Develop Operational Concept Description (OCD) and maintenance concept definition (MCD)
  • Develop RVTM, requirements management plan, system assurance plan, configuration management plan and validation and verification plan
  • Review requirements coverage, conduct gap analysis, and perform design validation
  • Technical review from systems assurance perspective and produce systems assurance reports and risk assessment report
  • Demonstrated experience in system stewardship role providing engineering assurance and recommendations covering both technical and non-technical aspects (e.g. commercial, contracts, maintenance) of the system.
  • Recent experience with an Authorised Engineering Organisation (AEO), Asset Standards Authority (ASA), in transport, defence or aviation industries is desirable

Your key accountabilities will be as follows:

  • Lead and manage system integration design activities including technical requirements definition, logical decompositions, and systems management to ensure effective and successful integration.
  • Lead and implement quality assurance processes, including internal audits and technical review gates (e.g. SDR, PDR, CDR) to ensure strict compliance with specifications and standards.
  • Lead and direct trade studies/optioneering activities including the development of technical options, operations concept, system modelling, and concept evaluation leading to a technical solution recommendation that balances both technical and non-technical aspects of the solution.
  • Structure and manage System Engineering activities associated with performing Functional Analysis (e.g. functional tree, functions/component matrix, physical tree, and functional block diagram) by validating system boundaries, internal and external interfaces, architectural functions, and mapping of architecture functions to sub-systems.
  • Lead and direct Maintenance Requirements Analysis (MRA) and Failure Modes Effect and Criticality Analysis (FMECA) and reliability analysis activities in developing Condition Monitoring system’s Technical Maintenance Plans to achieve optimal system maintenance strategy.
  • Lead activities around engineering due diligence work for condition monitoring systems to Facilitate change management activities associated with commissioning of any new Condition Monitoring systems into operation by pro-actively engaging key stakeholders and monitoring system performance to ensure benefit realisation and system integrity.

Initially this is a 6 month contract, however, it is likely that the role would be extended due to scope of works.

Rail experience is preferred but not essential.

For further information, please contact Inna Sidorova on (02) 9233 9901 and apply with your updated CV in word format given the link provided.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


systems engineering, systems assurance, rail, ocd. mcd


Recent experience with an Authorised Engineering Organisation (AEO), Asset Standards Authority (ASA), in transport, defence or aviation industries is desirable

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma