AECOM Railway Engineer in Madrid, Spain
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Whether it’s improving the commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, we believe infrastructure has the power to uplift communities and improve people’s lives. Bringing together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions, we partner with our clients to turn their ambitions into action, changing the world for the better. We’re proud to be recognized for our leadership, including our No. 1 ranking by Fortune as the World’s Most Admired Company in our industry for two years in a row. Join us and you’ll become a part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, program and construction managers and other professionals, working on projects that create positive and tangible impacts around the world.
About Enterprise Capabilities
Enterprise Capabilities is a service-led organization within AECOM enabling access to a global talent pool. With offices in India, China, Spain, Poland, Romania and the Philippines, our teams of technical professionals provide around the clock project support helping AECOM teams around the world to deliver faster, smarter and better. EC supports AECOM’s ability to work as one global team by standardizing design processes, deploying collaboration technologies, and utilizing a connected network of technical expertise. By joining EC, you have the unique opportunity to work on AECOM’s monumental projects located around the world, contributing to our mission of delivering a better world.
Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.
We are currently recruiting for a Railway Engineer with experience in railway design, to join our busy and expanding experienced Linear Infrastructures team. We are working on stages as early as feasibility studies up to detailed designs on a wide range of projects, either as standalone Railway team or as part of multidisciplinary teams. Our clients are from the private and public sector and include long term Framework Agreements with numerous Local Authorities together with Design and Build commissions for many major Contractors. Our office has an established track record of successfully delivering railway designs for many years, throughout the USA and Canada. You may have the opportunity to work on some of the most iconic Transportation projects, being part of a diverse and multicultural team for the Europe Global Delivery Center (Poland/Spain).
The responsibilities of this role include:
Works as part of a linear infrastructures team with other designers at the same functional level that can be from different EC offices (Poland, Spain, India...). Undertakes non-routine, medium complex projects supported by EC.
Coordinates and leads small design teams focused on railway design for a specific project.
Performing different analysis and design of linear infrastructures projects covering at least the following fields: railway geometric design, P-Way, track design; etc
Works autonomously within established procedures and practices, with latitude to determine work priorities.
Performs quality control review of design calculations or drawings, including participation in interdisciplinary reviews.
Ensures that project technical goals/milestones/ budgets are met.
Prepares complex project deliverables using a team of junior technical and support staff, providing supervision to and mentoring less experienced team members
Proven track record of working on railway designs and collaborating with international and multi-cultural teams (+5 years).
Experience with international regulations and standards (i.e AASTHO; AREMA; Australian Codes; etc.).
Proficiency in geometrical design at least one software packages: OpenRail, Rail Track, Civil 3D.
Proven commitment with Quality Control Policy and Quality Management System.
Experience working in the North America region / Australia will be considered favorably.
Fluent in English (oral and written).
Bachelor or Master degree in Civil Engineering from a recognised University
US and/or Australia Professional Engineer license will be considered favorably
What We Offer
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Transportation
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 269414BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.