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Location: TITO Italy
Job ID: 50035128HRSTS
Date Posted: Feb 17, 2021
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS
Profession (Job Category): Engineering & Science
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full-time

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Job description
Hitachi Rail is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated Senior Component 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 Tito scalo (Pz) Italy.

Who We Are

Hitachi Rail is a fully integrated, global provider of rail solutions across rolling stock, signaling, 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.


Convey, in a structured way, all the information from the market about high
complexity (in terms of number of parameters or functions) components. Gather
and monitor all information about the DMSMS (Diminishing Manufacturing
Sources and Material Shortage) and the availability of components on the
market; take care to respond operationally on technical obsolescence problems
in a proactively way for formulating proposals for solutions.

Accountabilities will include but are not limited to:
Ensure the maintenance of technical IT and CE tools up to date with any
data relevant commercial off the shelf components in according to the
Company's processes
• Ensure during design, manufacturing, and maintenance of products the
monitor of high complexity components to make sure they meet the
company's specifications for quality and performance, foreseeing and
anticipating future obsolescence and solving any potential problem of
obsolescence of components before it arises
• Ensure the delivery and the implementation, for high complexity products
and systems, of the obsolescence mitigation plan
• Ensure the proposal of alternative technical solutions to improve
components availability and products manufacturability and testability
• Ensure the definition of the budget of the obsolescence resolution projects,
limiting, possibly preventing the costs of products redesign
• Ensure the accomplishment of the outcomes of the obsolescence resolution
projects in accordance with schedule and budget constraint
• Ensure the codification and normalization in the Company IT Tool of
commercial off the shelf components

Job requirements
Required Skills/ Knowledge

Reporting and KPI
• Time schedule adherence
• Number of obsolescence solved

Education / Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent Technical Background
From 5 up to 10 years experience in DMSMS

Good English proficiency


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

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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