Senior Telecom Engineer


rail planning and engineering

About this job

  • Industry: Rail
  • Area of expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location: Brisbane

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Courses
  • Closing date: Friday, 3 December 2021

About this role: Senior Telecom Engineer

About this role: Senior Telecom Engineer

Brunel is an industry leader when it comes to delivering successful results for our client base across the Construction, Rail, Infrastructure, Mining and Oil & Gas industries.

Our client is a global railway signalling and transportation solutions company. Due to continued expansion within the Rail sector across Australia, they are now looking to expand their Communications Team with the recruitment of an experienced Rail Communications Engineer based in Brisbane.

  • Ensure the identification, the allocation, traceability and the fulfilment of the contractual requirements.
  • Ensure the identification and resolution of the interfaces with the main subsystems (e.g. Signaling, CW, Rolling Stock, etc.) according to the project design schedule.
  • Guarantee the complete Design (Preliminary Design, Detail Design and Installation Design) for Telecom technology according to the project design schedule and compliant to project requirements and company guidelines.
  • Guarantee the commissioning of each Telecom technology according to the project schedule.
  • Ensure the execution of the Verification activities on issued documents, according to the V&V Plan.
  • Guarantee the continuous updating of the Standard design in accordance to the technology innovation.



  • 5+ year’s relevant industry experience in communications systems delivery, specifically in the rail industry.
  • Minimum 5 years as a technical specialist in radio network implementation for railways.
  • Good time management skills and experience completing projects to specified time frame and budget.
  • Demonstrated experience in delivering voice and data communications systems for rail projects.
  • Proficient in layer 2 and layer 3 network design concepts.
  • Experience in GSM-R(GPRS) and LTE-R technologies.
  • Strong project experience to co-ordinate priorities and multiple tasks.
  • Sub-contract management experience.



This company offers a competitive salary package, mentorship from the senior management team and fantastic staff retention coupled with the opportunity to work on some of the most iconic projects in the state.

Please note all applications will be treated with the utmost confidence and due to the high number of applications received; only successful candidates will be contacted.

If you are interested in this opportunity, then click the ‘apply’ button now and please note all applications will be treated with the utmost confidence.

About Brunel

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About Brunel

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100+ offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

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How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
Apply now

Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Simon Hart via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Simon Hart
Brunel Energy Australia Perth
08 9429 5604

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