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Title:  Requirements and Integration Manager

Date:  27-May-2022

Wellington, KiwiRail Holdings Ltd, NZ, 6011

Business unit:  CPAD
Position status:  Fixed Term
Employment type:  Full Time
Level of experience:  Experienced

KiwiRail is recruiting for a 48-month fixed-term Requirements and Integration Manager based in Wellington.


Te mea angitu kei a tatou: The opportunity we have

This is an amazing opportunity for an experienced requirements/integration manager to join KiwiRail’s Inter-Island Resilient Connection Programme (iReX).


You can learn more about our once in a generation iReX Programme here:


This is a highly important role within the Programme and forms part of the programme quality and risk assurance team. Working across all the workstreams of the programme, you will be responsible for maintaining and enhancing processes and plans for capturing of requirements through to their evaluation and validation.


You will lead the planning, monitoring, reporting, and controlling activities for the various iReX sub programmes and projects within the programme and their integration into the New Interislander and greater KiwiRail business and the processes and asset management systems therein.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Maintaining and enhancing the requirements definition and management plan for the project
  • Ensuring requirements are captured and tracked through the life of the programme utilising the KiwiRail mandated requirements system – DOORs
  • Developing the necessary processes and tracking to ensure the integration of the iReX sub programmes and projects
  • Managing the systems integration of iReX into the new business model for Interislander to enable it to achieve the iReX investment objectives
  • Support delivery teams to implement and mature the assurance framework for the iReX Programme
  • Work with the Programme Quality and Risk Assurance Manager to implement and put in place robust requirements management and integration processes and the mentoring and monitoring of the implementation across the works to be completed by iReX


He aha nga pukengae rapu ana tatou: What skills are we looking for

To be successful in this role, you will have several years’ experience in a similar role working across large infrastructure or complex systems programmes of work.


You will have strong experience with utilising corporate and portfolio requirements and integration tracking systems, preferably with a working knowledge and experience in construction.

Importantly, you will have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong working relationships at all levels both internally and externally, very strong written and verbal communication skills, and a collaborative, driven, and analytical approach.


Mo matou: About us

Your Benefits:


  • Competitive remuneration
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Access to discounted travel, health insurance & holiday houses across NZ as part of our Staff Welfare Trust


KiwiRail is a purpose-driven State-Owned Enterprise with a commercial mandate. We run our business efficiently and effectively while delivering significant economic benefits through taking trucks off the road, reducing carbon emissions and road maintenance costs, easing congestion in cities and making roads safer. Our purpose 'Stronger Connections, Better New Zealand' speaks to what our people, our customers, our stakeholders and the Government, our shareholder, want for KiwiRail: to be more connected. Connected to our customers and the future needs of their businesses. Connected to the communities we serve and operate in. Connected to each other, for the good of the country. Our purpose speaks to connected people, networks, journeys, experiences, and ways of working that move KiwiRail, the transport sector and New Zealand forward.


KiwiRail is committed to an inclusive, flexible, and supportive workplace where everyone can feel valued, respected, and have equal opportunity to succeed. We encourage applications from people of all ages, genders, sexual orientation, personalities, ethnicities, abilities, and cultures.


If you are ready to make a difference within a progressive organisation that encourages forward thinking and recognises success, then we would like to hear from you!


KiwiRail has a mandatory Covid-19 vaccination requirement for new employees as part of our health and safety risk management framework. This will require all new employees to be fully vaccinated from their start date and proof of your vaccine pass will be required as part of our pre-employments process.


Applications close: 15th of May

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