Job ID: R0015210
Date Posted: Mar 20, 2023
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail Limited
Profession (Job Category): Other
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Your new role
Here at Hitachi Rail UK we have a great opportunity for an experienced engineering to join the team based from either our main Manufacturing site in Newton Aycliffe or our HO in Ludgate, London as a Train Control Engineer. This position will work in collaboration with the engineering functions of Hitachi Rail Japan and Hitachi Rail Italy, using our Global Management System (GBMS) which details the rolling stock requirements management and design & platform development processes at are shared across the three organisations. These enable the business to manage rolling stock projects across its design and manufacturing functions using a standardised approach.
As the Train Control Engineer you will be dedicated to one specific area of the work packages which all rolling stock projects are broken down into. Within the UK engineering function, work packages are grouped together based on synergies. This creates a number of small teams focused around a train design area, in this instance Vehicle Functions, Train Control and Networking architecture. Each team reports to a dedicated Senior Engineer.
Who we are
Hitachi Rail is a fully integrated, global provider of rail solutions across rolling stock, signalling, 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. We are working to Inspire the Next – and this is your chance to be part of it.
At Hitachi Rail you will find a passionate and collaborative environment. We operate according to our values of Harmony, Sincerity and Pioneering Spirit. As such, we work closely as a team and empower our colleagues to take ownership and become creative in our pursuit of excellence. We take pride in the contribution we make to society and we always act with integrity and fairness towards our customers, suppliers and colleagues.
Why Hitachi Rail?
Here at Hitachi Rail we value the importance of all of our employees, if you would like to join our fantastic organisation you could be entitled to:
We also offer additional perks for you to choose from within a flexible plan that will meet your specific needs and lifestyle.
Applicants should be able to demonstrate all of the essential requirements listed below:
Role responsibilities include…
Depending on the project, its scope, and stage within the V-lifecycle, as the Train Control Engineer, you may be expected to carry out or contribute to the following activities as required, with respect to your work package area:
As Train Design Area Engineer - Functional Architecture, you will be expected to:
Dependent on Work Package area, use of the following systems will/may be required:
If you like the sound of the above and feel energised by the idea of joining a great brand at a moment of exciting expansion, please apply now. We look forward to hearing from you!