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Location: Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Grecia
Job ID: R0016239
Date Posted: May 25, 2023
Segment: Green Energy & Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Profession (Job Category): Other
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Hitachi Rail is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated SIGNALING COMMISSIONING ENGINEER who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate is comfortable performing a wide range of tasks from administrative to strategic. The position is based in Thessaloniki (Greece).


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.


  • Support the Commissioning Manager in the definition, organization and execution of the commissioning activities relevant to a project. 

  • Support The Signaling commissioning activities.

  • Execute and responsible for testing and commissioning activities of a Rail Transit System from the end of installation to the start of revenue service.

  • Conduct all testing and commissioning activities in full compliance with company standards, contract requirements, project schedule, approved test procedures, quality, safety, and environmental objectives.

  • Create and issue test documentation and reports.

  • Manage and lead the assigned resources in order to perform the tests activities.

  • Timely identification and reporting of non-compliances and delays of commissioning activities to the Commissioning Manager

  • Manage the configuration of documentation, hardware and software in the field. 

  • Perform troubleshooting, identification and resolution of system and subsystem issues and when required escalate issues to engineering and management.

  • Able to work independently and in team environment with minimal supervision.

  • Able to work under pressure during intense periods of testing and commissioning activities.

  • Ability to interact with customer and project team in a professional manner.

  • Maintain and develop own professional competence and skills.

Required Skills/Knowledge

  • Basic working knowledge with one or more of the following Rail Trains System: Automatic Train Control, Communication Base Train Control, Positive Train Control

  • Signaling Experience is a must.

  • Railway experience is a must.

  • Working knowledge of switches, routers and servers

  • Working knowledge of Windows Server/Linux and working with server applications

  • Understanding of software programming logic

  • Ability to read, understand, and implement scripts written in various scripting languages.

  • Experience and knowledge of implementation engineering processes covering testing and commissioning.

  • Equipment Installation Processes 

  • Test & Commissioning Processes

  • Good verbal and written communication skills 

  • Good English proficiency.

Education / Qualifications

  • Electrical, Electronic, or Computer Engineering or Information Technology Qualifications/ University Degree or Equivalent Technical Background.


We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Join us at www.Hitachi

It is our commitment at Hitachi Rail to create a diverse environment and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


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