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Location: Greece
Job ID: 50021748.24HRSTS
Date Posted: Dec 16, 2019
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS
Profession (Job Category): Engineering
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full-time

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Job description
Hitachi Rail STS is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated Associate Signalling 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 ThessalonĂ­ki - GREECE.

Who We Are

Hitachi Rail STS is an international leader with a global presence in signaling and the implementation of integrated transport systems for freight and passenger railways, as well as mass transit systems. We design, manufacture and implement signaling systems for the management and control of freight and passenger traffic on mainline railways as well as metros.

Hitachi Rail STS is not only a valuable company, but a company based on values. We believe that our five key values guide our actions and make Hitachi Rail STS a competitive, effective company: Customer Focus, Innovation and Excellence, People, Team Spirit, and Integrity.

  • 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
  • Create and issue test documentation and reports
  • Regularly report test and commissioning progress and status 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
  • Able to work under pressure during intense periods of testing and
    commissioning activities
  • Willing to work flexibly and efficiently in support of the project which
    may include working shift rotation, nights, weekends and holidays

Job requirements
Required Skills/ Knowledge
  • Associate or Bachelor Degree
  • English Level B2
  • Italian knowledge as a plus

Required Skills & Experience

  • Experience Required 1+ to 2 Years
  • Career Level Experienced (Non-Manger)
  • Computer Science or a related discipline
  • Working knowledge of the Linux or UNIX operating system
  • Working knowledge of Wireshark
  • Working knowledge of switches, routers and servers.
  • Working knowledge of Windows Server and working with server applications
  • Understanding of software programming logic
  • Ability to read, understand, and implement scripts written in various scripting languages (BASH, python, Perl)
  • Experience and knowledge of implementation engineering processes covering testing and commissioning
  • Equipment Installation Processes
  • Test & Commissioning Processes
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Health, Safety and Environment

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Experience working in a Linux environment
  • Cisco Switching/Routing Experience
  • Experience with Windows Server and Server Applications
  • Previous experience in Testing & Commissioning of large
    infrastructure projects.
  • Basic working knowledge of Rail Transit Subsystem such as Automatic Train Control, Communication Based Train Control, Positive Train Control , Automatic Train Supervision, Vehicle,
    Telecommunication, Platform Screen Gates, Traction Electrification, SCADA, CCTV, Radios, GPS, etc.
  • Basic understanding of software configuration managements (CM)
  • Operation and Maintenance Processes

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 STS 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 status.

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