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INTERN - RAMS (Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety)

Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Job ID: R0012554
Date Posted: Feb 28, 2023
Segment: Energy
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS USA, Inc.
Profession (Job Category): Administration & Facilities
Job Type (Experience Level): Entry Level
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Hitachi Rail is looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated Intern –RAMS) Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety) for summer, 2023. The internship opportunity will provide exposure to Reliability Engineering. The position is based in Pittsburgh, PA.

Who We Are

Hitachi Rail is a fully integrated, global provider of rail solutions across rolling stock, signaling, service & maintenance, digital technology and turnkey. With a presence in 38 countries across three continents and over 13,000 employees, our mission is to contribute to society through the continuous development of superior rail transport solutions.


Reliability Engineering focuses on developing, coordinating, and conducting technical reliability studies on engineering designs to assess the likelihood that a product/process performs its intended function over the intended lifecycle including: Measuring and analyzing the reliability of the design, materials, processes, cost, and final products of production. Recommending design or test methods and statistical process control procedures for achieving required levels of product reliability. Completing risk analysis studies of new designs and processes. Undertaking testing and analysis on failures, proposing changes in design or formulation to improve system and/or process reliability An Entry Professional (P1) applies broad theoretical job knowledge typically obtained through advanced education. May require the following proficiency: Work is closely supervised. Problems faced are not typically difficult or complex. Explains facts, policies and practices related to job area.
Ensure the organization, scheduling, implementation and monitoring of project RAMS and V&V activities, supporting the identification of competencies required to perform such activities, requesting adequate RAMS staffing to the relevant functional managers. 

Assist the project RAMS team for the achievement of project safety and reliability requirements. 

Contribute to the following activities and communicate the relevant information to the PM: 
-  Workload management with periodic workload updates and analysis of deviations. 
- Critical path management and alignment of RAMS schedule with project master schedule, in order to avoid unplanned interruption of activities in RAMS stream. 
- Proactive risk management for early detection of cost, schedule, technical and resource issues and proposal of recovery plans. 

Ensure the delivery of RAMS documentation on the project. 

Ensure the provision of schedule and cost constrains to relevant Product, Signaling and System RAMS Engineers

  • Education:   Current Engineering student at a 4 year university with a status of Junior


Languages:  English Proficient

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