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Track & Alignment Engineer_ERP

Country/Region:  IN
Field:  Engineering

Faridabad (IND_FAR), IN

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  05-10 years
Job number:  30581

The global leader in public transport infrastructure, SYSTRA has specialized in the mass transit and rail market since 1957. The main shareholders of SYSTRA are SNCF and RATP. Its ambition is to serve emerging needs for collective and sustainable mobility throughout the world. With a presence in 80 countries, SYSTRA manages over 3,000 projects for high-speed systems, traditional rail lines, metros and tramways throughout the world.


In India, SYSTRA is an international consulting and engineering company operating in the fields of Metros, High Speed Rail, Railways, Roads, Buildings, Urban planning, and Water & Environment for public and private organizations.

Our engineers work with passion to deliver the most reliable, cost-effective and made-to measures solutions allowing end users to move seamlessly.

SYSTRA’s unique expertise is backed with a reputation built through technical excellence delivered on projects. Thanks to our know-how of our employees spread across India, we are present at all stages from upstream studies to operation and maintenance. We provide a comprehensive solution to manage all kinds of missions: Detailed Design Consultant, Project Management, Independent checking services.


Systra India's Infrastructure design vertical is the leading design team for metros in India, with 300 plus stations being designed currently. The team has designed over 500 kms of viaduct along with 60 kms of tunnels and 50 underground stations. We are also very proud to have designed the first monopile in India for the Mumbai Coastal project. We have the distinction of designing the fastest implemented metro project in the country with Lucknow and now have broken the record in Kanpur Metro. Apart from Indian projects the team also provides design services to projects as far as Philippines in the east to Columbia in the West.


The Role

SYSTRA are currently hiring for Alignment & Track Engineer to join their Track team in Faridabad office. The position requires leading the production of permanent way engineering designs, studies and reports for major railway infrastructure project of HS2.


The post-holder may also act as Track CRE, as directed on specific projects and lead projects, to ensure project budgets and programs are achieved. A strong technical knowledge is required, to provide guidance to other members of the Track Team and take an active role in maintaining and improving quality design processes. Ensuring safe design practices are adhered to and demonstrated within designs is essential.


Main Duties

  • Design/lead permanent way solutions for engineering projects in accordance with client requirements
  • Manage other members of the Track Team, undertake development reviews, provide mentorship to assist their development, and to enhance the skills within the Track Team to meet business objectives
  • Lead projects and provide task guidance and monitoring of performance
  • Act as design deliverables checker and Track CRE on specific projects, as directed by the Track Team Leader
  • Achieve the scope agreed with the Track Team Leader and Project Manager to effectively deliver projects to current engineering and safety standards
  • Provide project progress and performance reports to the Track Team Leader and Project Management Team
  • Undertake site track condition surveys and reports
  • Achieve personal and project targets including utilization, delivering projects to budget and programme
  • Promote and maintain good relationships with all internal and external parties to enhance the reputation of the Track Team and the company




  • HNC/HND or degree in a relevant engineering field (e.g., Civil Engineering, Railway Engineering, etc.)
  • Proficient at permanent way engineering alignment design and track components specification
  • Experience of 3 to 5 years is must
  • Skilled user of Bentley MicroStation, Bentley Rail Track and ClearRoute2
  • Detailed knowledge of multi-disciplinary issues associated with permanent way design
  • Detailed knowledge of construction principles and standards including RSSB Group Standards, Network Rail GRIP Process and Company Standards
  • Good knowledge of the application of safety standards including CDM and CSM-RA
  • CRM: Ability to build and maintain client relationships
  • Develops networks inside and outside the business, works in partnership across departments and divisional boundaries
  • Good presentation skills
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Computer literate, specifically Microsoft Office packages
  • A self-motivated team player with the ability to motivate others, to support the business




  • Professional qualifications: Incorporated or Chartered engineer; membership of a professional body
  • Knowledge of track engineering contract conditions
  • Track condition survey and site construction experience
  • Knowledge of Track-Ex and dozer files production
  • Experience of team management, mentoring and development


We commit to put people who join us at the heart of improving transportation and urban infrastructure efficiency. As we are growing, this is time to be a part of this challenging adventure.

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