Senior Railway Systems Expert, Latvia

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Linum Consult’s client is Rail Baltica: the largest Baltic transport infrastructure project that will create the North – East economic corridor. It will be an electrified, high speed railway line with modern infrastructure for passenger and freight services, ensuring environmentally friendly and fast transportation from Tallinn to the Lithuanian-Polish border. Rail Baltica will connect the Baltic States with Central and Western Europe. The project is largely co-financed by the European Union. They are currently in need of a Senior Railway Systems Expert to join their team in Latvia.


  • Supporting the RAMS policy implementation on the Rail Baltica project
  • Supporting the review of the RAMS documentation provided by the different stakeholders on the Rail Baltica project
  • Preparing the overall railway system Safety Case
  • Preparing the railway system Safety verification and validation plan documentation for the project
  • Providing technical expertise during the AsBo evaluation concerning the Risk Management process


  • Bachelor’s degree qualification in Electrical, Mechanical, or Civil Engineering or similar
  • At least 15 years’ experience in the railway industry, developing and implementing at least one of the railway systems: infrastructure, command and control, energy
  • Worked as part of the supplier organisation, railway engineering services, or infrastructure management safety division
  • Significant work experience in risk analysis using implementation methods such as PHA, functional hazards analysis, SIL analysis, FMEA, HAZOP, HRA applied for rail systems defined above
  • Ideally have significant work experience in RAM qualitative/quantitative analysis
  • Ideally have knowledge of the EU directives 796, 797, 798 and EU Regulation 402
  • The right to live and work in the EU


To apply, please send your CV to for the attention of Francis Ryan, with a covering letter outlining your experience as per the job description and your current financial package and notice period.

Co-financed by the European Union
Connecting Europe Facility

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