Signalling Subject Matter Expert


Parramatta, NSW

Posted 1/14/2021

Rail project located in Sydney requires a Signalling SME to report into the Signalling and Communications Manager

Signalling SME

The Signalling SME will support the overall design and construction (D&C) phase for the appropriate design packages pertaining to Light Rail Signalling. The Signalling SME will ensure the D&C is completed in a timely and cost-effective manner, in conformance with the principal's brief or other stated objectives.

As Signalling SME you are required to:

  • Provide support in the design, construction, and commissioning of:
  • Signalling infrastructure
  • On-board equipment (rolling stock)
  • Mechanical/electrical point machines
  • Wayside equipment
  • Interlockings
  • LRV detection systems
  • Road/rail traffic regulation
  • Lead the design package submission technical assurance process
  • Work with all necessary interfacing disciplines/contractors to ensure an integrated and constructable design solution
  • Provide technical review and support of the Requirements and Verification Traceability Matrix
  • Provide technical support for the Safety and RAM’s engineers, to address issues/gaps and support risk identification, evaluation and management workshops
  • Provide technical support for management of the contract/s
  • Liaise with the principle (or representative) as necessary
  • Communicate and direct subcontractors in charge of Signalling scope ensuring technical compliance to the design specifications
The Signalling SME will have:
  • Proven project experience in railway projects (3 years minimum)
  • Proven Knowledge of Rail Signalling technology
  • Knowledge of comparable Signalling design procedures
  • Proven experience in installation/construction methodologies of Signalling infrastructure
  • Proficiency in office management software (MS Office)
  • Highly organized with the ability to work intuitively, solving technical problems as required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Engineering Diploma / Degree (or equivalent)
If you are looking for a new opportunity please send a copy of your resume to or you can contact me directly on 02 8079 0907


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