Jacobs Permanent Way Engineer in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Permanent Way Engineer


Jacobs is one of the world’s leading providers in technical, professional and construction services. We specialize in architecture, engineering and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and consulting. Our client portfolio includes industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies. Our global network includes approximately 54,000 employees in more than 230 Offices in more than 30 countries with operations in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, India, Australia, Africa and Asia.

We are looking for a Permanent Way Design Engineer to join our rail team.

As one of the key members of the design team, you will lead or support the Technical Director multi-disciplinary project work and play a key role in the development of the team.

About the Opportunity

  • Review thework of other team members

  • UndertakePermanent Way design on projects, including liaising with client and contractorsto ensure that the permanent way is fully integrated into the overall scheme.

  • Carry outformal inter-disciplinary design reviews with other Jacobs design teams

  • Undertake,review and ensure full compatibility of design work with appropriate standardsalso carry out liaison with other team members working on various design elementsof the projects.

  • Develop anddeliver cost effective solutions to meet the client brief

  • Mentoringand development of the track team members

  • Support toongoing development of the PWAY Team

About you

  • A Bachelor’sDegree in Civil Engineering.

  • Minimum 10-12years of track work design and construction experience.

  • Experiencegained with a consultant or contractor on non-ballasted and ballasted track.

  • Experienceof team management would be beneficial

  • Goodtechnical and practical understanding of CAD packages used in the production ofpermanent way design

  • Proficientin the use of railway design software such as Inrail, MxRail, Bentley RailTrack, AutoCAD and Micro station

  • Familiarwith track analysis tools and a working knowledge of local and internationalRail Standards and rail alignment design criteria.

Why Jacobs

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Jacobs does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by country, regional, or local law

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

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Primary Location Malaysia-Malaysia Countrywide-Kuala Lumpur

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: ASI0000M6