Control-Command and Signalling Assessor

Job Locations ES-Flexible


Ricardo UK Ltd. Logo

Role: Control-Command and Signalling Assessor

Location: Spain

Salary: €35,000 - €50,000 

Role ID: 2023-2361


Our vision is to create a safe and sustainable world

Ricardo plc is a global strategic, environmental, and engineering consulting company. With over 100 years of engineering excellence and employing close to 3,000 employees in more than 20 countries, we provide exceptional levels of expertise in delivering leading-edge and innovative cross-sector sustainable products and solutions. Every day, we enable our customers to solve the most complex and dynamic challenges to help achieve a safe and sustainable world.


General conditions of the position

  • Competitive salary based on proven experience (€35,000 - €50,000).
  • Flexible schedule.
  • Telework 2-3 days a week with contribution for electricity and Internet expenses.
  • 24 days vacation plus vacations.
  • 13 weeks of intensive working hours between June and September (8 AM-15:00 PM).
  • Life insurance.
  • Monthly contributions to pension plan.
  • Possibility of using Ticket Restaurant, Transportation and Daycare.
  • Possibility of acquiring medical insurance for employee and family members.
  • Internal development and progress plan, with access to a multitude of professionals and tools that may be needed.


The Role 


From Ricardo Certification Iberia, subsidiary of Ricardo plc group, we are looking for an immediate incorporation of an evaluator of the railway signaling subsystem (CCS) (other subsystems desirable but not required) for:

  • Interoperability verification (NoBo) against Control-Command and Signaling TSI and national regulations (DeBo).
  • Independent safety assessment (AsBo / ISA) using regulation 402/2013 and / or CENELEC standards (EN 50126, EN 50128, EN 50129) on high speed and conventional network projects.
  • Participate in commercial support tasks such as bid preparation and project management tasks.
  • A higher or medium technical degree with experience in the field of railway signaling (interlocking, on-board and on-track ERTMS, national signaling systems, etc.) is required.
  • Position based in Madrid, but will participate in projects both nationally and at European and international level (Canada, Middle East, Australia...) so a level of spoken and written English B2-C1 is required.
  • Availability for occasional national and international travel.

Desired skills

  • Demonstrated technical leadership in the railroad signaling field.
  • Effective problem solving and creative thinking skills.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, combined with good influencing skills.
  • Flexibility, resilience and enthusiasm.
  • Great ability to work as part of a team.

Working here


Ricardo is an exciting and rewarding place to work and you have the opportunity to make a difference. You will work with teams of talented, dedicated and supportive people. Plus you'll have a fantastic opportunity to develop your career with us through our wide range of projects, mentoring opportunities and a personalized approach to your learning and development. We are always interested in meeting people with initiative, ambition and an aptitude for innovative thinking.


Well-being and work-life balance


We offer flexible work approaches, whether working from home, in the office or as a hybrid worker. We are happy to discuss flexible work arrangements. Well-being is at the heart of our culture, enabling employees to thrive and reach their full potential. Our people are important to us, and we are proud of our wellness programs and policies that support people, including flexible working, caregiver policy, mental health first aid and the support available through our extensive Employee Assistance program.


Diversity, equality and inclusion statement


We believe in everyone's potential and will help you achieve yours. We have an ambitious approach to diversity, equality and inclusion, as explained here. We value diversity; we recognize that a more diverse workforce creates a richer and more varied work environment. Diversity also drives innovation, as it enables us to offer our clients the best possible consulting service. As part of our commitment to positively and proactively engage with all our employees and ensure a culture of inclusion, we are recognized as a company that trusts people with disabilities.




Our main benefits include 24 days annual leave, plus flexible holidays, a competitive company pension plan, life insurance and professional subscription reimbursement. We also offer a wide range of flexible benefits to suit the applicant's lifestyle.


Next steps

Once you have submitted your application a member of our Recruitment Team will be in touch. Please be aware that the timing can vary dependent on the volume of applications that we receive for each role and in some cases, we may start to review applications prior to the closing date.

Ricardo is a Disability confident employer please advise the recruitment team via recruit@ricardo.com if you require any adjustments to support you throughout the recruitment process.





<p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Apologies, but the sharing function is currently experiencing issues. Please refresh the page and attempt again later.</span></p>
Share on your newsfeed