Ricardo: Infrastructure Subsystem Evaluator and/or Energy Subsystem Evaluator at the Railway sector

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Infrastructure Subsystem Evaluator and/or Energy Subsystem Evaluator at the Railway sector

  • Role type
  • Full time

  • Location
  • Madrid

  • Closing Date
  • 27/03/2020

Job Description

POSITION TITLE: Infrastructure Subsystem Evaluator and/or Energy Subsystem Evaluator at the Railway sector

STATUS: Permanent

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: full time

Department:  Ricardo Certification Iberia S.L.

Location: Madrid

Reporting to: Proyect Manager

 

Ricardo Certification is a Notified Body (NoBo) for the European Technical Specifications for Interoperability, a Designated Body (DeBo) for the Spanish national regulations, an Assessment Body (AsBo) for the Common European Safety Methods (CSM-RA) and an Independent Safety Assessor (ISA) which provides services to customers such as infrastructure managers, train manufacturers, equipment manufacturers and maintainers.

Due to continued growth, we are seeking staff to strengthen our capacity in the infrastructure subsystem and/or in the energy subsystem to lead the growth of this business area and support the delivery of existing and new projects.

The work will consist in evaluating the technical documentation of the projects concerning to the infrastructure and/or energy subsystems and delivering it to the client as required.

The design and assembly phases of the infrastructure and/or energy subsystems of high-speed and conventional lines will be evaluated to confirm compliance with the standards relevant to the destination countries.

In addition, it will actively participate in the development of new market opportunities and preparation of winning bids.

Essential:

Degree in Civil Engineering. Other qualifications will be assessed on the basis of experience.

Experience in civil works or electrification related to the railway sector.

High level of written and spoken English.

High level of written and spoken Spanish

 

Desirable:

 

Previous experience in the certification industry, as a consultant, assessor or auditor

Mastery of energy principles such as AC electrification, DC electrification, overhead contact lines, substations, power supply, electrical protection

Knowledge of the Technical Specifications for Interoperability (TSIs) relating to the infrastructure subsystem

EU Regulation 1299 / 2014 (Infrastructure)

EU Regulation 1300 / 2014 (Persons with reduced mobility)

EU Regulation 1303 / 2014 (Safety in Railway Tunnels)

Knowledge of the Technical Specifications for Interoperability (TSIs) relating to the Energy subsystem

EU Regulation 1301 / 2014 (Energy)

Familiar with the interfaces between the infrastructure and energy subsystems

Knowledge of the Common Safety Method (CSM) on risk assessment and evaluation:

EU Regulation 403 / 2013

Knowledge of RAMS standards:

CENELEC EN 50126

CENELEC EN 50129

Ricardo is a global strategic, technical and environmental consultant and manufacturer specializing in high performance niche products. We also provide independent warranty services in the rail industry.  With a century of excellence and innovation, we employ over 2,500 professional engineers, consultants and scientists worldwide.

Ricardo's activities cover a wide range of sectors, including private automobile, commercial, racing, motorcycle, off-road, defense, energy production and renewable energy.

Our client list includes the world's leading transportation equipment manufacturers, supply chain organizations, energy companies, financial institutions and government agencies

Guided by our corporate values of respect, integrity, innovation and passion, we enable our customers to achieve sustainable growth and business success.

Our common goal is to be the natural provider of expert advice and independent warranty services to the global rail industry.   Care, integrity and excellence will always drive our long-term relationships with customers and partners.