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Egis is a leading global consulting, construction engineering and operating firm. We work hand-in-hand with our clients, across every aspect of transport, energy and the built environment to build a more balanced, sustainable and resilient world. The Egis Group has more than 50 years of experience and a team of 16,000 employees in over 100 countries around the world. Joining our Group means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.

In the UK we're proud to be delivering some of the most iconic projects which help connect people, protect our environment and meet emission reduction targets. From motorways to tramways, nuclear power plants to smart cities, clients choose us to help them solve their most complex challenges - delivering climate-responsible growth that meets the needs of communities, industry and the planet.

With over 50 years of experience in the rail industry, we’ve delivered complex and challenging multidisciplinary projects all over the world. Our expertise extends to depots, operations, maintenance analytics and asset management across all aspects of rail, including transport, technical and sustainability assessments and systems infrastructure.

Job description

We are now seeking an Electrical Engineering Graduate with an interest in Rail to join us. You will be responsible for providing insight and technical engineering expertise on railway projects. You will either train as a Track Engineer, Power Systems Engineer or an OLE Engineer. 

What is Major Projects/ Rail Engineering?

Major Projects We have a dedicated Major Projects team with extensive knowledge and experience in delivering highly complex and challenging multidisciplinary projects for major railway, urban and transit clients all over the world. Our expertise spans across the freight, high speed and commuter rail sectors and extends to multi-modal hubs, depots, stations, operations, maintenance and asset management. We have a focus on safety, project management, systems, integration, civil engineering and with a key focus on delivery sustainable solutions. In the UK alone, we have been involved in delivering over £600m of major project works since 2012.

The Rail Engineering Graduate will support the Major Projects Team, activities could include:

  • Supporting in preparing Engineering documents for Major Projects
  • Setting up a System Integration methodology for Major Projects
  • Coordinating Track Design including Alignment Design and Track System Design
  • Using Digital techniques to improve Design methods
  • Managing a mini-project or an activity
  • Undertaking Engineering Design in line with Industry standards
  • Supporting in the integration of Design
  • Supporting in technical problem resolutions
  • Coordinating interfaces between disciplines
  • Ensuring some document registers are maintained up to date
  • Helping with other Engineering management tasks
  • To undertake such other duties as the organisation may reasonably required

You will receive intensive training so that you start to understand the railway in the UK, whilst also developing a personal development plan with your line manager.


  • You Must Have The Right To Work In The Uk
  • Very adept with IT including software packages applicable to Engineering e.g. Autocad

We are committed to our planet

In each project we design, engineer and operate we care deeply about the legacy we’re leaving behind. As part of our team, you’ll have a unique opportunity to use your skills and expertise to shape a better future for our communities in the UK, and all around the globe.

Our commitment is translated in the work carried out by our Egis Foundation, which funds concrete actions to address the climate crisis and is focused on educational and social initiatives that will help in the responsible and sustainable shift towards a sustainable world.

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion

We are an Equal Opportunities employer and we strive to build a workforce that truly reflects the communities we represent. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds, regardless of age, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, and any other protected characteristic. If you decide to apply for an opportunity with us, your application will be assessed based purely on your experience, the essential and desirable criteria, and your suitability for the role. We value each and every one’s contribution as this builds our culture and means that if you work with us, you will be included, listened to, and respected.