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**AECOM** is seeking a **Track and System Lead** to be based in **Sacramento, CA** or **Jacksonville, FL** . The position is open to remote work.
Under the general direction of the Principal In Charge and Assistant Director of Engineering, the Track and System Lead supports the technical coordination between the Engineering Services Branch and Rail and Operations Delivery Branch and provides track and system engineering support to Rail and Operations Delivery Branch. The Lead supports preparing, updating, and maintaining engineering requirements related to track and systems and coordinates with other Branches and relevant stakeholders. The Lead oversees the coordination between the civil infrastructure design development and track and system implementation including O&M. The employee works in the Engineering Services Branch.
+ Assists in developing, updating, and maintaining track and system requirements
+ Coordinates with Rail and Operations Delivery Branch and other Branches related to track and system requirements and activities
+ Coordinates with relevant stakeholders for track and system interface and requirements
+ Attends regular coordination meetings related to track and system
+ Support procurement activities related to track and system
+ Oversees integration of the civil infrastructure design with track and system requirements
+ Supports development of operation and maintenance plan and manuals
+ Supports rail system integration activities
+ Provides technical support to resolve complex engineering issues between civil design, track and system design, and rolling stocks.
+ BA/BS + Extensive or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education, including 6 years of leadership.
+ Knowledge of principles and practices of high-speed rail project management.
+ Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, construction management, or other closely related curriculum
+ Desired 20 plus years of track and system experience
+ Knowledge of high-speed rail track, system, and operation and maintenance
+ Knowledge of principles and practices of the design and construction support projects.
+ Familiar with Design-bid-build and Design-build project delivery methods and requirements.
+ Ability to use experience to evaluate engineering solutions for the major railway projects from planning, preliminary, final design, construction, and through the operation and maintenance phases.
+ Strong project and track and system management background
+ HSR track and system design and construction experience
+ Experience in rail operation and maintenance
+ Proficiency and knowledge of computer software applications such as Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word and Visio
+ Knowledge of and ability to apply engineering judgment in areas of design and construction engineering on transportation projects
+ Good communication skills
+ Working relationships with management, consultants, private sector contractors, subcontractors and suppliers, and their associations.
+ Relocation is not available for this position.
+ Sponsorship is not available for this position.
+ Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $186,000 - $345,000.
+ AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.
+ All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
**Business Line:** Transportation
**Business Group:** DCS
**Strategic Business Unit:** West