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Senior Engineer TIC

Sheffield Head Office
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Linbrooke Services Ltd provide high quality Telecommunications, Security, Power and Civil Engineering solutions to the
Rail Industry. The purpose of this role is to provide testing & commissioning activities for the Communications & Control
group, specifically for SISS (Station Information & Security Systems), that are independent from design activities. Where
designated within a specific project, the role also includes for TIC (Tester in Charge) which is a Safety Critical Roles.



  • Take ownership and responsibility for the completion of technical testing & commissioning activities for Control &
    Communications projects and specifically for SISS projects.
  • Implement test & commissioning processes and procedures described within the Linbrooke Services management
    system for projects / bids.
  • Ensure that all reasonable care is taken to ensure that work is conducted professionally and safely and in
    accordance with agreed standards.
  • Liaise and assist the HSQE team to ensure due regard is given to safety / quality and environmental issues
    associated with projects/bids.
  • Act as TIC (Tester in Charge) for projects and specifically for SISS projects.
  • Develop appropriate test documentation including strategies, plans and specifications to meet the requirements of
    specific projects.
  • Manage the completion of all site testing including FAT (Factory Acceptance Testing), SAT (Site Acceptance
    Testing) and EIS (Enter in to Service) testing.
  • Provide evidence of testing & commissioning through the completion of test certificates and associated
  • Support the Technical Support Manager in continuous improvement of test activities to realise cost & programme
  • Provide technical support to internal and external customers for the installation and commissioning of equipment
    and systems.
  • Ensure a robust and documented handover process is executed from the construction organisation prior to the
    commencement of testing.
  • Coach and mentor junior staff for I&C activities.
  • Support the Technical Support Manager in the preparation of test & commissioning information for bids and
  • Attend internal and external meeting as required to represent the testing and commissioning group.


  • Comply at all times to the requirements of Linbrooke Services HSQE policies and in accordance with the Health &
    Safety at Work Act.


  • Delivery of all work in accordance with Linbrooke Services quality procedures and customer specified standards
    and specifications
  • Support the business during quality audits and demonstrate complianceSenior Engineer (T&C) Role Description v2.0 Form No: FOR3150 Issue: 1 Date 07/10



  • Hold IRSE Tester license (desirable)
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Excellent team member with organisational and time management skills.
  • IT literate – Microsoft Office including CAD software such as AutoCAD, Visio, Microstation J.
  • Driving licence.
  • Thorough knowledge of aspects of telecoms testing & commissioning as applied to railway telecommunications
    and specifically for SISS projects.
  • Good understanding and appreciation of the CDM Regulations.
  • Excellent practical experience and appreciation of system testing & commissioning, safety concepts and
    associated decision making as applied to railway telecommunications and specifically SISS projects.

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