Senior / Executive Project Engineer, Network Renewal (Systems)

Recruiter: Land Transport Authority
Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore

You will play a lead role in managing contractors in designing, modifying, supplying, installing, testing and commissioning the signalling, communication or the integrated supervisory and control systems to enhance existing lines. You will be involved in preparing tender specifications and reviewing contractors’ submissions. You will assist in ensuring a safe, reliable, cost-effective, and quality signalling system; and in planning and managing the risks and cashflows of contracts, as well as in issuing instructions and assessing variations/backcharges/payments/claims. You will liaise with various parties such as project teams, contractors, designers, architects, stakeholders and appointed railway operators to ensure that the projects are well-integrated and co-ordinated. You may be assigned and have an opportunity to work on one of the following core systems:

- Signalling System - A state-of-the-art driverless automatic train control system, and automatic train protection and computer-based interlocking systems
- Communication Systems - Various communication systems technologies such as fibre-optic transmissions, digital trunked radio, public address and telephony, CCTV surveillance, access management and travel information systems
- Integrated Supervisory and Control System - Various integrated supervisory and control systems technologies such as server hardware, workstations hardware, main control system software, database management, training and simulator software


  • Degree in Electrical and Electronics/Computer Engineering
  • Relevant experience on large-scale infrastructure projects and in constructing underground Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) stations
  • Experience in safety, quality, contract and programme management
  • Strong project management, decision-making and leadership skills, with a proven track record
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • A team player who is analytical, resourceful and result-oriented
  • Good appreciation of the constraints and interface requirements of civil, trackwork, electrical and mechanical works
  • Candidates with more years of relevant experience will be considered for senior positions
  • Please indicate your preference to work on one of the above core systems

We introduced Asia's first automated underground heavy rail system. 

We also built Southeast Asia's longest underground expressway. 

Now, we are mapping out much more for Singapore's land transport system and we would like you to join us on this journey. 

At the Land Transport Authority (LTA), we are