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Location: Abu Dhabi, Arizona, United Arab Emirates
Job ID: 50021726HRSTS
Date Posted: Feb 10, 2020
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 Senior Civil Work & Trackwork Engineer who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate is a team player and is comfortable performing a wide range of tasks from administrative to strategic.
The position is based in Abu Dhabi.

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.

Ensure that the projects made, in house or outsourced, are complies with the contract and system requirements; ensure the transitability of vehicle within the permanent way. Ensure that the alignment interfaces are managed in all STS projects. Survey the tests and commissioning activity. Take part to a main project or to more projects of minor entity.

  • Ensure the double check of the requirements of each project within its competence is properly completed
  • Ensure identification and resolution of the interfaces of auxiliary systems with the main subsystems (e.g. CW, Rolling Stock, etc.)
  • Ensure the application of quality procedures for the emissions of the documents at every stage of the design.
  • Ensure there are no risks not assessed with respect to the safety of the works designed and compared to budgeted costs.
  • Ensure the verification of the interfaces alignment and that each step are managed and properly resolved
  • Ensure the identification of critical issues in the development of the project and prepare mitigation actions
  • Civil Work Interface with civil contractors
  • The use of BIM for CW interfaces definition and management, incorporated into the project delivery strategy as part of the Engineering Management Plan.

Job requirements
Required Skills/ Knowledge

From 5 up to 10 year experience of engineering expertise

For the area of Engineering Processes . Interface team management.

Knowledge Expected
BIM processes involving the construction, supply chain, logistics, program management, etc.; Terminology used in BIM in contexts of design, construction and work management
Operative Capabilities
Development of an implementation plan within the company BIM; Setting up the modeling process and managing the objects associated to the model; evaluation and understanding of the specifications contained in the documentation required in national and international BIM operational contexts; setting up the modeling process and managing the objects associated to the model.
Skills Expected
Organization and coordination of working groups within the organization; Identification of the objectives of implementing BIM in the design, construction and management phases of the work.

For the area of Tools . Main criteria to select the tools according to the contractual needs (Client) and our current processes and tools. Difference between Linear and Punctual projects, and tools strategy related.

Knowledge Expected
Functionality of the various BIM technology during the life cycle of a work; How to exchange information between the various BIM technologies; Methods and technologies for data sharing, collaboration, coordination of working groups; BIM tools used in the national and international market for modeling, verification and control of BIM models.
Operative Capabilities
Identification of the hardware and software tools needed for the performance of BIM activities; Definition of the evaluation and control criteria of BIM data in the contexts of design, construction and management of the work; Identification of the levels of graphic and informative definition of the BIM models during the design, construction and management phases of the work.
Skills Expected
Management and coordination of BIM models from different suppliers; Information management of the BIM model for the design, construction and management phases of the work; Control and verification of geometrical and non-geometrical data included in the models.

Here below the softwares the candidate is requested to know:

OpenRail Designer
Connect Edition
Rail Engineering Systems
Connect Edition
2D and 3D modelling
Multi-discipline Plant Design
Connect Edition
Facilities Design
Connect Edition
Building Designs
Building Designs

For the area of: Operative Standards . Main criteria to document identification, attributes, requirements, interfaces, configuration processes relationships.

Knowledge Expected
Knowledge and use of open formats such as IFC (ISO 16739) with the aim of interoperability; Development and standards implementation for the files naming, objects and attributes in the templates.
Operative Capabilities
ability to operate with IFC Formats files; Identification of the graphic definition and information levels of the BIM models during the design, construction and management phases of the work.
Skills Expected
ability to operate the configuration management in BIM context.

For the area of: Management of organization Team: effort evaluation and staffing criteria

Knowledge Expected
Regulations and national and international BIM standards; Legal and operational responsibilities between the parties in the design, construction and management phases of the work.
Operative Capabilities
Preparation of documentation and BIM specifications required by the contracts; understanding of the main criteria and specifications contained in the documentation required in national and international BIM operational contexts.
Skills Expected
Definition of standards and company guidelines for implementation and use of BIM in different topics of the construction industry (designers, suppliers, companies, clients); Definition of intellectual property and license for the use of the model and products derived from the use of the same.

Soft Skills
  • Teamworking
  • Co-operative approach
  • Mobility Mindset

Electrical, Electronic, or Computer Engineering or Information
Technology Qualifications/ University Degree or Equivalent
Technical Background
  • English Level B2
  • Italian knowledge as a plus
    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.

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