Project Manager for Control and Safety Systems/ Rail Transport

Berlin, Essen, Hannover, Köln
08 Jan 2017
08 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

I am recruiting for a Project Manager for Control and Safety Systems/ Rail Transport to be based in Germany for an International engineering consultancy.

Locations: Berlin, Essen, Hannover, Köln

Candidates require 2-10 years experience and must be fluent German speakers.

My client are offering you the opportunity to use your skills in project management and the technical planning of control and safety systems such as electronic railway controls centres, relay interlocking systems, train number control systems and route setting systems, level crossing safety systems, train control systems and other signalling systems, as part of an interdisciplinary team.

Your duties:
You will have responsibility for the technical and commercial aspects of projects for
transport systems at working phase 1-9 der HOAI [German fee scale for architects and

You will be responsible for proper quality, scheduling and budgeting within your project
management role to ensure realisation of the project.
You will optimise work processes and manage planning capacities for other railway

You will be responsible for project controlling, contract management, change-order
management and risk management.
You will coordinate and liaise with customers, engineering offices, technical experts and
You will maintain customer relationships and provide support to acquisition.
You will evaluate the technical and commercial aspects of quotes.

Your profile:
You have successfully completed a degree in the engineering sciences in an appropriate
You have experience of independently leading and controlling railway projects.
You are able to demonstrate several years' work experience in the field of command and
control systems, and in particular experience in PT1 planning.
You are familiar with railway system interfaces.
You have experience in project management and project controlling.

Please send your CV to with your contact number, salary expectations and 2 references if interested.