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Lead Design Engineer

Reporting to the Senior Design Engineer the Lead Design Engineer will direct and support activities to achieve the safe implementation of signaling projects to the customer's specifications and timescales agreed.

Check that the quality of output from the section is to the required standards and that target dates are achieved.


  • Monitor the progress of works and ensure that the development, design construction, testing are met

  • Ensure that the technical and safety standards are maintained in all aspects of design work

  • Assist in the preparation of contract specifications for all projects.

    Evaluate quality and technical accuracy of tenders

  • Maintain a continuous communication with contractors and customers in the development and implementation of projects

  • Participate in planning and programming of resources

  • Identify the required programme provision for allocated projects

  • Assist in the forecast of resource requirements necessary for allocated projects

  • Safety responsibility in terms of Health and Safety legislation, Company procedures including development of the project Safety Plan


  • HNC/HND in Electrical Engineering or equivalent

  • Previous experience in Railway Signalling Systems

  • RSE Principles Designer License 1.1.130


  • 3% on target bonus - max 6%

  • Over time

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