Human Factors Lead

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Job Reference 1237667

Location Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Industry Infrastructure - Transportation

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Permanent

Date Added January 29, 2024

We are currently recruiting an experienced Human Factors Lead to deliver on a pipeline of infrastructure projects primarily across NSW / VIC / QLD. Rail and Road sector experience will be the primary focus, however exposure to other areas such as Aviation, Defence and Energy would also be advantageous.

Location-          Sydney or Melbourne
Duration-           Permanent

  • Engaging with client and various stakeholders to understand requirements necessary to incorporate human factors solution
  • Providing and integrating HF considerations across various aspects of system lifecycle elements.
  • Provide HF and Human Centred Design expertise to support the delivery of engineering projects (primarily within transport)
  • Produce human factors deliverables in line with HF standards e.g., ISO 9241, ISO 11064, EN 50126, and AS 7470.
  • Provide leadership and technical advice to the project team
  • Contribute to the development of Human Factors methodologies, tools and service offerings
  • Business Development and overall team growth, including ability to win new business and grow market share
  • Team management and team growth including recruitment

Required Experience
  • Relevant degree i.e., Human Factors, Psychology, Ergonomics, Industrial design
  • Proven experience within the rail sector – covering any related sub-disciplines including rolling stock design, signalling, stations etc.
  • 9+ years’ experience in a similar role
  • Knowledge of human factors standards, processes, and principles
  • A general understanding of systems engineering is highly desirable
  • Australian Working Rights

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