Senior Manager for Scope & Design, Oslo

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Linum Consult’s client is a company from within the transportation sector, currently seeking a Senior Manager for Scope & Design with a railway engineering background to join their team on a large railway project in Oslo, Norway.


  • Interfacing daily with the customer to clarify the scope stated in the contract
  • Negotiating with the customer to identify and follow up with variation orders
  • Taking into account the signalling product strategy related to ERTMS
  • Managing the project and system design team, and being the arbitrator and final decision maker for design choices
  • Being the principal interface with the development and system verification teams for the definition of content and priorities
  • Managing the interface with system acceptance, approval, and training teams


  • Degree qualified in an Engineering subject
  • At least 15 years’ experience within the rail industry, with a minimum of 3 years in a similar railway design management role
  • Excellent communications skills, with the ability to analyse, interpret, and understand customer requirements
  • Preferably have experience with relevant Traffic Management Systems (TMS), railway signalling systems or control systems
  • Very strong people management and design management skills
  • Fluent in written and spoken English, ideally with Norwegian language skills (not a prerequisite)


If you match all the necessary criteria to take up this challenging and rewarding role then please send an English version of your CV for the attention of Fatima Rodriguez to

You will be contacted within 48 hours if your application has been successful.

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