Systems integration engineer

  • Mott MacDonald
  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Jul 16, 2022

Job Description

Candidate Specification

The ideal candidate will have the following experience:
  • Degree (or equivalent) in Engineering/Science (preferably Software/Engineering Physics/Systems Engineering).
  • P.Eng in BC or Ontario, or able to register
  • 6 - 10 years of progressive experience in Systems Integration with significant experience in rail and transit projects.
  • Demonstrable strength in a minimum of two of the following:
    • Systems Architecting
    • Requirements Engineering
    • Integration and Interface Management
    • Verification and Validation
    • Reliability, Availability and Maintainability (RAM) analysis
    • IEC 15288: 2015
  • Working knowledge of the remainder
  • Well developed technical writing and verbal communications skills, with the ability to communicate complex information to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Experience defining and directing systems integration testing activities to meet verification and validation requirements
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to plan, lead and document technical meetings and conversations with clients, contractors, suppliers and regulators
  • Proven ability to work effectively as part of a multi-disciplined team.
  • Able to interface with domain specialists, design managers and construction project managers, in a competent professional manner.
  • Able to identify, analyze and mitigate interface and interoperability risks from both a safety and program management perspective
  • Broad experience of delivery within major infrastructure projects.
  • Knowledge of railway systems and / or operation within infrastructure projects / technology development and implementation projects.
  • Proactively seeking to enhance personal and professional development
The following additional attributes are preferred:
  • Ability to conduct their work independently
  • Accurate and detail-oriented
  • Proactive self-starter who's also flexible and able to adapt and learn
  • Confident and positive attitude
  • Ability to build and harbour good working relationships with our business partners, suppliers, contractors, and clients
  • Flexibility to travel
  • Experience in working within a Global business
  • Digital aptitude
Mott MacDonald requires employees working in person at a Mott MacDonald workplace to either provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or periodic testing. Therefore, to be considered for this position, you must abide by Mott MacDonald policy. This policy will be reviewed periodically and may be subject to change.

Job Description

Mott MacDonald Canada is currently involved in several major infrastructure projects in the rail and transit realms. We are currently seeking Systems Integration Engineers to complement our team and assist with rail system and infrastructure assignments for public and private-sector clients.

You will have the opportunity to work for Canadian clients such as Translink, Metrolinx and TTC as well as supporting capital projects in other geographic locations including the United States, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand tapping into the expertise of our global practices.

Mott MacDonald values equality, diversity, and inclusion. You will be working with a close-knit team of motivated and diverse professionals from various backgrounds. You will receive support from your management team and there will be opportunities for both formal and informal training. This is a chance to be a part of a progressive and rapidly growing organization.

In light of this, our Rail Systems Practice is looking for Systems Integration Engineers, reporting to the Systems Engineering Lead, to join our growing team in Vancouver and Toronto. To perform this role successfully, the individual will be responsible for but not limited to the following:
  • Working with other Systems Engineering team members and with multi-discipline project staff on the delivery of key Systems Integration processes and practices within MM's North American practices.
  • Lead the Systems Integration elements of bids and projects within Mott MacDonald Canada, including system architecting, requirements development, use cases and configuration management.
  • Work with key delivery partners and service providers for projects.
  • Integration of Rail Systems into overall light rail, urban transit and heavy rail projects.
  • Support of construction activities from the office and in the field
  • Assist in the commissioning and setting to work of Rail Control systems
  • Interaction with, and direct support to colleagues across Mott MacDonald
  • Develop and work with key delivery partners and service providers for projects
  • Engage with end clients as and when necessary

Job Profile

Opening opportunities with connected thinking.

Together with our clients, Mott MacDonald is solving some of the world's most intricate challenges. We search out the connections others fail to make; we unlock creativity and deliver better outcomes for the lives we touch every day.

Mott MacDonald is a wholly independent, employee-owned, multidisciplinary engineering and development consultancy servicing public and private sectors around the world with over 16,000 staff working out of 180 principal offices and delivering projects in 150 countries. Every day we build upon our reputation for technical excellence by taking on some of the world's most prominent and challenging projects, particularly in areas such as highways and bridges, rail and transit systems, tunnels, and pipeline services.

We are positioned for healthy growth, profitability, and career opportunities across North America and around the world. As part of our growing business, we want to hear from you: the enthusiastic, collaborative, and talented individuals who enjoy problem solving and pitching in to grow a successful business. Join our team of seasoned professionals who are finding opportunities through connected thinking to develop our Mott MacDonald global presence.

Other Information

Equality, diversity and inclusion
We put equality, diversity and inclusion at the heart of our business, seeking to promote fair employment procedures and practices to ensure equal opportunities for all. We encourage individual expression in our workplace and are committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone feels they have the opportunity to contribute.

We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). Mott MacDonald Canada Limited will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.

Agile working
At Mott MacDonald, we believe it makes business sense for you and your manager to choose how you can work most effectively to meet your client, team and personal commitments. We embrace agility, flexibility and trust.

More about Mott MacDonald
We're a global engineering, management and development consultancy.
Our purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes in everything we do, relentlessly focusing on excellence and digital innovation, transforming our clients' businesses, our communities and employee opportunities.
A fundamental part of this is respecting each person's differences and striving to meet their needs.
Our values: progress, respect, integrity, drive, excellence