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Location: Pistoia, Pistoia, Italy
Job ID: R0036054
Date Posted: Jun 11, 2024
Segment: Green Energy & Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail S.p.A.
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 Signalling 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 Pistoia - IT.

About us:

A career at Hitachi Rail will help create a legacy. With operations in every corner of the world, our work goes to the cutting-edge of digital transformation and technology. From the multi-cultural strength of our global organisation to the sustainable and innovative ways we work to bring people together, there’s something for everyone to get stuck into. And that’s where you come in.


  • Preparation of the system requirements specification.
  • Analysis of technical proposals from Suppliers
  • Verification of drawings / documents (Electrical, Mechanical, etc.) for installation / integration on board
  • Preparation of the functional requirements specification for integration with TCMS
  • Preparation/verification of the functional & performance test specification
  • System Stand alone type test attendance and type test report review.
  • Support during onboard integration & performance type tests
  • Review of the design documentation with customer and supplier
  • Support to homologation process

Required Skills/ Knowledge

  • Experience to perform the aforementioned accountabilities as dictated in section above
  • Intermediate experience (at least 2 years) gained in the rolling stock construction industry with the role of System Engineer  for Signaling System (ETCS System particularly)
  • Good knowledge of the disciplines of electrotechnics, electronics and sufficient knowledge of basic mechanical engineering.
  • Knowledge of the main regulations/standards relating to on board systems in railway sector (EN50155, TSI Loc&Pass, TSI PRM, etc).
  • Knowledge of the main office automation software / tools (Word, Excel, etc.).

Desired Skills/ Knowledge

  • knowledge of the basic concepts of the RAMS disciplines and of the on board communication networks (MVB, Ethernet, etc).
  • Possible knowledge of electrical / mechanical design software (Autocad, Creo, Catia, etc.) and / or numerical / functional simulation tools (Matlab, Simulink, etc.)
  • Interdisciplinary approach
  • Team-working attitude
  • Flexibility
  • Result orientation
  • Readiness to travel occasionally

Education / Qualifications
Master's Degree in Engineering (Electrical, Electronics disciplines are a preferential title)

Knowledge of written and spoken English (at least B2 level)

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

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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