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Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Job ID: 50035410.1HRSTS
Date Posted: Feb 24, 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 Traffic Management & Control Functional Design 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 Pittsburgh, PA.

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.

• Ensure the review of Functional Traffic Management system design requirements allocation and demonstrate the compliance of design documents by the traceability (at any Stage from Bidding to Implementation)
• Ensure the delivery of Functional Traffic Management System Design (schemes, specification documents, test reports...) compliant to project requirements, budget and schedule and to industry standards, company guidelines and processes
• Ensure the execution of the Verification activities on issued documents, according to the V&V Plan- whenever applicable - and/or to Company guidelines and procedures
• Ensure the delivery of functional design documentation including system requirements and architecture, interface control, scheme plans, control tables and analysis
• Ensure the production and control of functional design documents in accordance with company processes
• Ensure the gap identification between Customer requirements and Company products
• Ensure the identification of development and procurement needs based on Customer requirements and identified gaps
• Contribute to the configuration, testing and HW/SW design of the Traffic Management system by control of the functional design, and produce or control the version control sheet if applicable
• Ensure the effective implementation of the lessons-learnt database where the detected design errors, process and tool inefficiencies and the related corrective actions are duly recorded
• Ensure a technical interface for Functional design matters for other Company's department (e.g. Operation & Maintenance)

Required Skills/ Knowledge:
• Minimum 5+ years' experience as project engineer or systems/software engineer for large software control system applications
• Prior experience with basic Project Management: Maintaining and controlling budget, Schedule monitoring/development, maintaining risk register, Resource and task management
• Solid understanding and/or prior experience with software development lifecycles, delivery, and HW/SW integration lifecycle
• Strong prior experience with Microsoft Office suite, scheduling software (MS Project or Primavera), requirements management systems, and software configuration tools
• Demonstrated ability to lead, engage, and manage tasking of cross-functional teams of varying skills/experience
• Success with multi-tasking across multiple projects at given time
• Builds effective relationships and has exceptional communication and leadership skills
• Detail oriented with excellent organizational skills
• Electrical, Electronic, or Computer Engineering or Information Technology

Desired Skills/ Knowledge:
• Prefer rail or rail transit domain experience, but not required
• Familiar with ATS products, technology, and project deliverables
• Prefer prior experience supporting Bids and Proposals for new work
• Experience with overall systems architecture design
• Experience with robust, mission critical control systems
• Experience with providing leadership in either a functional management or project management role

Bachelor degree or equivalent technical background

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, a Retirement 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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