Systems Engineer (VPSG4)

Job posted: 03/08/2022
Applications close: 17/08/2022 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $90,067 - $102,192

Occupation: Engineering

Reference: VG/DOT/NDI/1650286

Reference: VG/DOT/NDI/1650286

Occupation: Engineering

Salary Range: $90,067 - $102,192

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Transport brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria's transport system. Our job is to further integrate the transport network and improve the delivery of services to Victorians for simpler, quicker and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria's prosperity and liveability. We are excited to offer this opportunity for you to become part of the Department that delivers more choice, connections and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services and outcomes

Systems Engineer 

  • Annual Salary Range :  VPS4 $90,067-$102,192 per annum plus superannuation
  • Employment Type:       Ongoing, full time
  • Work Location:            Melbourne CBD (the Department provides flexible working arrangements)

About the Division

Next Generation Trams (NGT)

The Victorian Government through the 2020-2021 budget has announced a 1.48 billion investment into 100 Next Generation Trams (NGT) and preparatory works for a Tram Maintenance Facility. This is the largest Victorian investment into a new tram fleet in decades and will modernise the overall tram fleet while ensuring vehicle availability to meet service demand. Significantly, the new trams will improve comfort for our passengers and play a major part in making our transport network more accessible and equitable for the Victorian community.

About the opportunity

As the Systems Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting the Systems Engineering function within the NGT Project including facilitating the development and management of RSD Systems Engineering standards, co-ordinating design reviews, governance and assurance, co-ordinating the design review process and running the Electronic Document Management System (TeamBinder) for the NGT Project. 

Key Accountabilities

  • Manage and facilitate the development and maintenance of RSD Systems Engineering standards, governance, assurance, and processes.
  • Co-ordinate the design review process. Provide technical support and ensure quality. 
  • Facilitate and maintain data collation, tracking and reporting 
  • Manage and maintain the integrity of the Electronic Document Management System (TeamBinder) and Content Manager.
  • Stakeholder engagement to ensure NGT Project and RSD department goals and outcomes are met.

Key Selection Criteria

  • Ability to work independently and take initiatives and accountability in areas of responsibility.  
  • Ability to co-ordinate tasks, manage tracking and reporting.
  • Demonstrated application of technical knowledge to support internal and external disciplines.
  • Highly proficient in MS Office applications with a willingness to learn new applications including TeamBinder, IBM DOORs NG, Content Manager etc.
  • Excellent report writing, communication skills and attention to detail.

Culture and Benefits

The Department of Transport is committed to building a culture of developing our people to achieve great outcomes for the Victorian transport network.  We are proud of our commitment to flexible work arrangements that support different ways of working, helping employees balance work and life.

How to apply:

Applications should include a resume and a covering letter. Applications closes  11.59pm on Wednesday, 17 August 2022.

Please note: This position requires the successful employee to provide evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or medical evidence which confirms the individual is unable to receive a dose, or a further dose, of a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical contraindication or an acute medical illness.

Failure to comply with this condition of employment will impact your eligibility for employment in this position with DoT.

For a confidential discussion, please contact  Sue Rose, Systems Engineer Lead via email at sue.rose@transport.vic.gov.au

Systems Engineer (VPSG4)

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Sue Rose | sue.rose@transport.vic.gov.au

Systems Engineer (VPSG4)