Senior Railway Design Engineer - Dublin

Location: Ireland


Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2301-31916

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Railway Design Engineer with experience in engineering of multidisciplinary Rail Feasibility Scheme and detailed design projects (including enhancements, remodelling, renewals, depots)?

If you have the relevant experience, please forward your CV to for review or call +35317978720 to discuss the role in detail.

Senior Railway Design Engineer - Dublin

Job Description

Our client is an international engineering practice, with multiple offices in Ireland. 

We are currently recruiting engineers with experience in railway design and permanent way design. 

The ideal candidates will be looking to further their career and gain invaluable experience on global projects. 

This is a permanent role and offers long-term opportunities for career development.

Design of rail infrastructure for Clients and Contractors

Reviewing design work of intermediate and junior engineers

Cost estimating and control

Training & professional development of junior and intermediate engineers working as part of the group


Relevant university degree or equivalent qualification.

Member of the ICE, IET or APM or similar and an Incorporated Engineer.

Chartered or near chartered member of the ICE, IET or APM or similar would be an advantage

Highly competent in engineering of multidisciplinary Rail Feasibility Scheme and detailed design projects (including enhancements, remodeling, renewals, depots)

Prior experience in Design & Build projects, highly competent in requirements management, change management and delivery to programme.

Strong previous experience 

Track record and a passion to lead, mentor, motivate and develop the skills of team members at all grades

Experience in undertaking site surveys/site visits and reporting on asset condition.

Competent in the production of engineering management control tools and use of technical reporting processes to Senior Management.

Track record in achieving deadlines

Competent understanding of the safety process and the interfaces between the design and manufacturing and installation.


Competitive salary based on qualifications and experience

Permanent staff role with long-term opportunities for career development

Double matching pension contribution 

Flexible working schemes 

Health insurance plans and subsidy

Life assurance and income continuance protection

Continuous training and professional development


Karen McHugh is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Railway Design Engineer interested in roles based in Dublin, you can contact Karen by e-mail at or phone +35317978720 for a confidential chat.

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