Systems Engineering and Assurance - Rail

  • Sydney
  • Frazer Nash Consultancy
About Us Frazer-Nash is a multinational consultancy with a legacy that traces back a century. We continue to innovate and redefine the industries we are involved in, providing strategic advice and world-leading technical excellence that deliver genuine impact on society. We offer diverse and structured career paths for the world’s best talent so they can help us forge a secure, mobile, and sustainable society. As part of our team, you will benefit from the breadth and diversity of what we are doing today and become part of the fabric that shapes where we are headed next. At Frazer Nash: You will have the opportunity to contribute to once-in-a-generation transport and infrastructure projects, and gain valuable experience in the domains of Systems Engineering, Systems Assurance (safety), and Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability (RAM), currently employed on major infrastructure projects across Australia. As a member of Frazer Nash, you will not only be part of a team that consistently delivers high-quality technical outcomes but also have the opportunity to work collaboratively with clients from the outset. You will be involved in planning and developing delivery strategies that provide the best value for your clients. Your responsibilities would include: Identifying and minimising project risks using proven Systems Engineering and Assurance approaches throughout the project lifecycle, from concept to commissioning; Leading and managing Verification and Validation program across the project, ensuring user needs are captured and met through design and related activities; Engagement and close coordination with various stakeholders, including Design, Construction, Software, Environmental, and Sustainability subject matter experts, to ensure technical requirements are verified and validated to enable and support safety case development; Leading or facilitating integrated workshops to identify risks and controls in areas such as Systems Safety, RAM, Human Factors, and more; Collaborating and aligning with State Project Owners, rail operators, and the independent safety assessor to progressively assure systems are functional, fit for purpose, safe, and reliable prior to delivery. Generation of technical management plans, establishing system architecture, configuration and change management processes, and supporting integration and interfacing with external projects and stakeholders. Requirements Our culture will encourage you to speak up and challenge conventional thinking. Our approach to investing in our people will offer you structured mentorship tailored to your professional development needs. You will learn and grow with people dedicated to helping you succeed. You will unlock the opportunity to satisfy your career objectives. All whilst you benefit from our competitive remuneration and benefits package and a serious commitment to your work life balance. Requirements If you have the following, we want to hear from you: Bachelor of Engineering/Science Degree (essential). Australian Citizenship and/or be eligible to obtain an Australian Defence security clearance (essential). Systems engineering knowledge and experience (desirable). System safety and assurance experience (desirable). Excellent client management/stakeholder engagement skills (or the aptitude to learn). Previous Defence experience (highly regarded). Benefits We provide our people with an excellent benefits package that comprises: Competitive salary 20 days' holiday entitlement Loyalty leave (up to 3 days) Holiday sale and purchase scheme (up to +/- 5 days per year) Superannuation contributions and access to Financial Advice Targeted professional development Life Insurance and Salary Continuance Premiums paid on top of super contribution Annual profit share + Bonus scheme linked to company performance Paid membership fees to a professional institution Support in attaining professional membership Share purchase scheme Flexible start and finish times Flexible home/office working location Access to Employee and Family Wellbeing Service Who we are Our System Safety & Assurance project portfolio is spread across diverse industries from defence to healthcare, energy production to transport and infrastructure. We focus on refining our clients’ needs and ensuring that the assurance solutions they seek are fit for purpose, safe and sustainable. Our purpose is to use our skills and talents to enable our clients to ensure a safe and sustainable future for society, where natural resources are conserved, and our security and safety is assured. We aim to support rapid and far-reaching transformations in the delivery of the energy, security, infrastructure and transport solutions of today to improve the world of tomorrow. I f you’re interested, and think you have what we’re looking for, we’d love to hear from you.