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Location: Napoli, Napoli, Italy
Job ID: R0011032
Date Posted: Feb 6, 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 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 Pistoia/Napoli

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.


  • Developing of RAM activities in multi-company projects starting from the tender activities.
  • Analysis of the contractual and regulatory requirements relating to, reliability and maintainability aspects of the vehicle.
  • Allocation of RAM requirements to the vehicle subsystems.
  • Tender and project documentation inspection and developing of the RAM analysis in order to verify compliance with the RAM requirements including the calculation of the life cycle cost for the aspects of maintenance.
  • integration of the RAM analyses developed by the suppliers in the vehicle documentation.
  • Verification of all the solution for optimization of the maintenance plan
  • Verification of design solution on the maintainability point of view
  • Interface with design dept to replace obsolete components man

Required Skills/ Knowledge

  • Experience to perform the aforementioned accountabilities as dictated in section above
  • Knowledge of maintainability design and implementation process. The skill includes the ability to review maintenance documentation from sub-suppliers, the ability to develop reliability and maintenance analysis necessary to keep systems or equipment in full operation.
  • Knowledge of Maintenance task and its economical impact on the Total Cost of Ownership
  • Master of Science or technical degree required preferably in Mechanical, Aero-space, Electrical, Electronics;
  • Minimum 5 years working experience on mass transit or Railways mainline projects in RAMS/LCC management
  • Knowledge of the main office automation software / tools (Word, Excel, etc.) is essential.

Desired Skills/ Knowledge

  • Team-working attitude
  • Flexibility
  • Result orientation
  • Analytic approach
  • Readiness to travel occasionally
  • Experience in modern Lean and Agile Organization
  • knowledge of RAMS Standard EN 50126, EN 50128, EN 50129 and EN62402 is a preferential title.
  • knowledge of main RAMS Software tools (Isograph Reliability Workbench, Item ToolKit, etc.) is a preferential title.

Education / Qualifications

Master's Degree in Engineering (Railway/Aerospace,  Mechanical, 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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