Systems Integration Manager

Country/Region:  CA
Field:  Engineering

Toronto, CA

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  05-10 years
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About SYSTRA Canada

SYSTRA Canada is part of the SYSTRA group, an international consulting and engineering group and world leader in the design of transport infrastructures. SYSTRA's ambition is to be the benchmark for transport solutions and an opinion leader in mobility. SYSTRA Canada is dedicated to transportation solutions for both passengers and goods.

Imagining and implementing the safest, most efficient, and economical tailor-made transport solutions is what guides us daily. With 7500 experts globally, we specialize in all phases of transport projects: preliminary and design studies, construction phases, test and commissioning, operation, and maintenance.

Our employees work with passion to provide people around the world with the opportunity to move freely every day. They are professionals who put all their business expertise and human qualities to work to transform the world through innovative means of transport. Join us, and let's invent tomorrow's public transport together!


Core Responsibilities

  • The candidate will work in close coordination with the Testing & Commissioning Manager.
  • Within a team of rail engineers, the Systems Integration Manager will support the relevant delivery stream business unit with the execution of the technical design team including TA’s for all stages of Technical Engineering Design for projects assigned and to make sure technical aspects are integrated throughout the entirety of the program.
  • In conjunction with relevant package/tranche PM’s and/or discipline lead engineers and specialists, confirm and report on the progress of the review of all engineering designs, calculations and drawing packages prepared by Technical Assurance Consultants
  • In conjunction with project managers and engineers ensure that all design submittals from TAs have met acceptable standards of Quality Assurance and Quality Control. Ensuring discipline engineers and TAs understand and apply the principals of verification and validation
  • In conjunction with project managers and technical engineering teams engage and coordinate Quality Audits of design work processes for all TA submissions
  • In conjunction with the delivery team, develop and maintain the project execution plans
  • Devises new approaches to solving problems, including root cause analysis
  • Plans and coordinates technical engineering training through instructor led and virtual training sessions for the Technical Team In conjunction with design excellence and engineering functions
  • Ensure external designs elements are delivered as the baseline



Education: Bachelor degree in engineering in relevant discipline

Years of experience: 5-10 years

Technical Competencies:

  • Monitor the review of TA designs with delivery teams and Design Excellence (Dx) teams to ensure design specifications, guides, standards, and work processes initiated by the design excellence team are applied to all work practices and consistently across the portfolio of projects
  • Develop detailed scope catalogue for all projects and manage interface with other delivery units
  • Supports the creation of a work environment that fosters openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction
  • Build, strengthen, guide and mentor the Technical Project team
  • Reviews changes in incoming/emerging standards and corporate requirements to provide program level input on potential impacts to existing projects
  • Coordinates technical issues with other areas of the Organisation that may include constructability/operational requirements and technical reviews
  • Provide support to the other departments through commissioning and bringing into use
  • Coordinates engineering efforts in assigned areas between speciality and other engineering groups or disciplines, with the TA's, Design Excellence team, Engineering, suppliers and contractors and between other groups

Contract nature: Permanent      

Location: Toronto

Division: Transit

Reports to: Systems Assurance Lead

Remuneration: TBD


This job description is intended to provide an indication of the nature and levels of work effort, knowledge, skills, and abilities to be carried out as part of fulfilling the role. Various other responsibilities will apply as required.

In this description, the masculine gender is used for easy reading purposes and includes the feminine.

SYSTRA Canada is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer that values applications from all and offers employment equity based on the merits and abilities of candidates and personnel.