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AECOM Overhead Line Equipment Engineer in Madrid, Spain

Job Summary

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

As part of the OLE team the new member Will take part in all the tasks related with the OLE design from basic design range Development to draft, basic and detailed design.

The new member will be involve in R&D activities, tendering procesess and all the stages of an engineering project.


  • Collaborate in all engineering deliverables. Reports, calculations, drawings.

  • Design foundations for OLE elements

  • OLE layout design

  • OLE structures assessments

  • R&H identification and mitigation measures

  • Calculate electrical and mechanical clearance envelopes

  • Develop tendering documents

  • Create isolation diagrams and isolation instructions.

Minimum Requirements

  • 3-5 years experience

It is needed for the candidate to have:

  • Railway electrification knowledge/experience working with AC and DC electrification systems

  • Previous experience/knowledge of other railway systems like signalling, traction power...

  • High speed rail lines and conventional lines knowledge

  • CAD capabilities

It will be appreciated if the candidat has

  • VBA and/or LISP coding knowledge

  • Overhead conductor rail and third rail knowledge

  • High level of English and Spanish compulsory - French and Italian are desired

Preferred Qualifications

  • Mechanical engineer or similar

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Spain

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 256782BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.