Lead Permanent Way Design Engineer

Do you want to be a part of major projects including HS2? Ready to make an impact? Would you like to work with a multi-national business and help lead a team to success and recognition? You should consider the opportunity available and make that Stride in your career!



  • Experience in design of electrical systems on Railways Stations (above and below ground)
  • Sound knowledge of assurance processes, codes of practice, and standards (NWR, TfL & LUL)
  • Proficient in use of packages including Amtech & DIALux
  • Basic use AutoCAD/Revit/MicroStation is preferred
  • Experience in all design stages from feasibility to detailed design (GRIP, LUL & RIBA)
  • Experience working in BIM Level 2 delivery
  • HNC/Degree qualified in either Electrical Engineering or Building Services or related
  • Qualified for BS7671
  • Professional registration (CEng/IEng) is desirable
  • Ability to work well in a team, independently, and in a lead position
  • Proficient in use of spoken and written English language
  • UK citizen or indefinite leave to remain
  • Ability to pass criteria for security clearance



  • Reporting into Associate Electrical Engineer
  • Report on projects’ technical and financial performance to Associate / Director
  • Interact and liaise with internal staff, sub-contractors, and clients where necessary
  • Lead delivery of electrical services across multiple projects
  • Produce designs from concept to completion as required by the project
  • Produce designs of general and emergency lighting systems, and cable management systems
  • Produce designs of low voltage reticulation and distribution systems (230/400 Volts)
  • Assist in development and mentor junior engineers and ensure quality of work produced
  • Ensuring designs meet client specification and exceed expectation
  • Lead multi-disciplinary design team when required
  • Self-check works produced and present the results to Associate / Director
  • Gather information for potential projects and manage generation of man-hour estimates
  • Resolve any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise
  • You will be working on Railway Systems projects covering HS2 Stations, London Underground, Overground, and Network Rail.
  • Working with other like-minded technicians and engineers to complete challenging projects throughout the UK.
  • Car allowance included.
  • Opportunities of progression where the company drive for your success.
  • Working from home/flexibility to visit office if personally required. 

If you do not possess the relevant experienced required for the role and do not receive a response within 48 hours upon sending your CV, then you can assume that your application has not been successful.

Closing date for this position is 31/08/2021.

Recruitment contact

Get in contact for a confidential chat about how you can be involved! Contact me directly on 02392 322 325 / Karl@RBDStride.co.uk

To apply for this job email your details to Karl@RBDStride.co.uk.