Senior System Assurance Expert (Rail), Qatar

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Middle East

Linum Consult’s client is a major company operating in the Middle East. Due to continued growth, they are currently seeking a Senior System Assurance Expert with a background in safety of operations and maintenance & Safety Management Systems on metro / rail projects to join their team in Qatar.


  • Coordinating activities in relation to the maintenance of the Safety Certification for the operation and infrastructure of the company’s rail portfolio
  • Monitoring the Safety Engineering and Safety of Operations on the network and ensuring they are conducted in compliance with international standards and codes of practice
  • Supporting the Senior Manager in establishing plans and procedures, regulations for safety, certifications, regulations, safety of operations, and risk assessments
  • Auditing and inspecting the Operator and Maintenance Contractors for the purpose of maintaining the Safety Certificates
  • Establishing and maintaining the company’s Safety Management System in compliance with international standards and codes of practice
  • Developing and recommending best industry practices in the use of safety targets and indicators
  • Assessing and ensuring that Safety Engineering and Safety of Operations activities are undertaken as described by Common Safety Methods, Yellow Book, and EN50126


  • Bachelor’s degree qualification in Engineering
  • At least 10 years’ experience in Railway Safety & Regulations; safety approvals and decision-making with particular emphasis on experience in EN 5012X
  • Formal or hands-on training in railway safety, quality, and project management is essential
  • Significant experience in safety certification of railway projects/engineering, construction and bringing/maintaining assets into use
  • Demonstrable experience of building relationships with, and influencing a wide range of people at all levels within and outside the organisation
  • Excellent communication, organisational, and multitasking skills


To apply, please send your CV to for the attention of Fatima Rodriguez, detailing your current financial package and notice period.

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