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CONTROL SYSTEM ENGINEER

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Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Job ID: 50021721.1HRSTS
Date Posted: May 26, 2020
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS
Profession (Job Category): Administration
Job Type (Experience Level): New Graduate
Job Schedule: Full-time

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Job description

HITACHI RAIL is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated Control Systems Enginee r 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 Pittsburgh, PA.
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.
Accountabilities:
  • Ensure the identification, the management and the fulfillment of the contractual requirements
  • Contribute to the identification and resolution of the interfaces with the main subsystems (e.g. Signaling, TLC, DCS, etc.) and Customer
  • Guarantee the preparation of the Preliminary Design:
    • Conceptual Design
    • Security Plan
    • Factory Acceptance Test
    • Site Acceptance Test
    • Site Integrated Test
  • Preferred previous experiences as SCADA and/or Maintenance Management System specialist in Railways and Mass Transit market.
  • Basic knowledge of SCADA and/or Maintenance Management Systems
  • Basic knowledge of communication protocols (Ethernet, TCP/IP and Modbus).
  • Basic knowledge of standards and norms related to Safety Integrity Level (hardware and software).
  • Basic knowledge of problems and solutions related to wiring and connections, cabinets, cable paths, connections to Civil Works.
  • Knowledge of the concepts related to maintenance principles, , database, protocols for data transfer and collection, configuration of maintenance asset and work orders, warehouse management and spare parts.
Required Skills/ Knowledge:
  • 3-5 years work experience
  • Basic knowledge of SCADA and/or Maintenance Management Systems
  • Basic knowledge of communication protocols (Ethernet, TCP/IP and Modbus).
  • Basic knowledge of standards and norms related to Safety Integrity Level (hw and sw).
  • Basic knowledge of problems and solutions related to wiring and connections, cabinets, cable paths, connections to Civil Works.
  • Knowledge of the concepts related to maintenance principles, database, protocols for data transfer and collection, configuration of maintenance asset and work orders, warehouse management and spare parts.
Desired Skills/ Knowledge:
  • Preferred previous experiences as SCADA and/or Maintenance Management System specialist in Railways and Mass Transit market.
  • Act keeping in mind the impacts of his/her own work on the whole "Company system" and understanding the economic consequences of his/her activities both on client and organizational perspectives. Propose simple and efficient solutions to meet customer needs.
  • Commit to understanding and delivering against customer requirements, keeping them informed about progress on a specific activity/project. Actively seek information to understand customer circumstances, problems, expectations and needs.
  • Provide contributions in defining personal stretching goals. Focus on new or more effective ways of improving his/her own work and meeting targets. Commit to exceed expectations.
  • Set stretching and realistic targets for him/herself and his/her team, improving performance and benchmarks against industry standards and competition. Recognize and celebrate the achievement of milestones and goals.
  • Understand areas of improvement and define a personal development plan to follow whose progress is regularly checked. Welcome new assignments for personal development.
  • Understand markets and industrial trends and their changes and how they may impact the Company/the Group. Keep him/herself updated on products, services, markets and clients in order to plan activities.
  • Adapt to different cultures and international environments establishing relationships that create business benefit.
  • Accommodate for cultural differences to improve effectiveness and adapt leadership style depending on the situation (adherence to the team's expectations).
  • Compare him/herself and his/her team against the international best practices. Encourage the contribution of different people with different experiences and backgrounds in order to optimize outcomes. Pursue opportunities to learn about other cultures using an open-minded approach.
  • Seek opportunities to expand and leverage knowledge across organizational boundaries. Draw upon multiple and diverse sources for ideas and inspiration. Examine and evaluate potential solutions before accepting any.
  • Review performance and learn from mistakes. Be aware of technological/organizational developments that could provide innovative solutions to improve performance and add value. Target important innovation areas and develop solutions addressing meaningful work issues.
Education: Bachelor's Degree in engineering area or equivalent technical background
Languages: English Proficiency
Benefits:
Hitachi Rail employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of Work/Life Programs such as Flextime and a variety of Training and Development opportunities.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Join us at www.Hitachi Rail-sts.com/en/careers.
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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