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Location: Genova, Genova, Italy
Job ID: R0025195
Date Posted: Sep 27, 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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Job Description

Hitachi Rail is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated Associate Signalling RAMS 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 Genoa, Italy.

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.


  • Ensure the implementation and monitoring of the company safety management system for the Safety, V&V and testing at Wayside Subsystem level (IXL and/or RBC subsystems)
  • Ensure the definition of cost evaluation, planning and execution of RAMS activities in all projects (bids, Business and R&D projects) for both the Specific and the Generic Applications, within budget and schedule
  • Ensure the definition of the compliance of all project activities (including RAMS ones) and relevant documentation to company processes and guidelines for the Safety, V&V and Testing
  • Ensure the demonstration, for RAMS, of the fulfillment of customer requirements and of applicable standards and provide relevant evidences to customers, certification bodies and safety authorities
  • Ensure the definition of the set of activities needed to fulfil all Safety, V&V and testing activities targets to properly execute them and to satisfy the relevant requirements
  • Ensure the achievement of relevant needed approvals and certifications in all projects
  • Ensure to properly represent Hitachi Rail on RAMS matters in front of subcontractors, partners, customers, certification bodies and safety authorities
  • Perform Safety Analysis and produce Safety Deliverables (Safety Plans, Safety Cases, Hazard Log) for IXL and/or RBC subsystems for the projects
  • Define the plan and the strategy for the IXL and/or RBC safety activities for the project
  • Coordinate with the Project RAMS Manager and with the other IXL/RBC WPLs
  • Plan and monitor the progress of execution of all the RAMS tasks applicable to the Project
  • Implement the process of V&V Governance to ensure  that the V&V is performed in compliance to CENELEC standards, to the national railway rules, to the Hitachi Rail standards, project requirements and to the V&V Plan delivered for the project
  • Ensure validation of all the IXL and/or RBC safety requirements
  • Alert the project team of any residual risks that could affect safety
  • Express the final judgment regarding the acceptance from a safety .

Required Skills/Knowledge

  • At least 1 years of V&V or RAMS experience
  • Availability to short travels
  • Proficiency in application of RAMS or V&V processes in compliance to EN50126, EN50128 and EN50129.


Engineering Degree or equivalent technical background.



Fluent Knowledge of English (written & spoken).

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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