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Location: Italy
Job ID: 50035051.9HRSTS
Date Posted: Mar 31, 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
Job Description
Hitachi Rail is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated PROJECT 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 Genoa, Naples or Turin Italy.

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.

Project Description
Overall technical solution delivery on Signalling & Turn key projects for bidding and contract phase. Proper execution of the technical activities in term of technical solution implementation, design costs, document submission schedule and quality.

With reference to a Signalling or a Turn Key project (consolidate technological solutions, no consortium role) during both the bid or project execution phase:
  • Ensure the effective implementation of the technical solution;
  • Ensure the monitoring on document submission in terms of on time, on quality and on respect of Technology Cost budget, according to the Contract, excluding RAMS;
  • Ensure project technical activities are executed in line with the Company procedure implementing design and verification process (i.e. design review);
  • Ensure the technical interface activities toward the Customer, Authorities, in case of consortium configuration;
  • Ensure that project objectives are clearly communicated to the project team and monitors that technical project activities are aligned with the project schedule;
  • Ensure the gathering, checking and authorization of the TCR and that authorized technical change and variation order are traced and implemented inside design activities and included in the Technology project cost revision;
  • Ensure that project technical criticalities/risk list and management is implemented, continuously updated and evaluated with the support of interested Company Functional Manager and the Project Manager;
  • Ensure the proper execution of the correct Document Management (submission and transmittal process), part of the overall Design Management;
  • Contribute that correct Configuration Management process is in place;
  • Ensure an interface for the technical definition and construction document delivery during execution of on-site activities;
  • Guarantees the execution of the Verification activities of project engineering documents and of documents issued by WPLs by monitoring their execution by the Project' WPLs, according to the V&V Plan;
  • Contribute to the definition and execution of T&C activities (e.g. acting as interface with other technology unit involved in the project).

Job requirements
Required Skills/Knowledge
  • From 3 up to 5 years of Engineering project delivery expertise;
  • Knowledge of the Commissioning processes, related procedures and instructions, KPIs;
  • Knowledge of the Project Management process and related procedures:
  • Knowledge of the main transportation system principles and the related operation and signalling functionalities;
  • Knowledge of the system, subsystems of a transportation system and related interactions, system architecture;
  • Knowledge of how to establish and maintain a set of deliverable work packages aligned to a specified budget and agreed programme. Controlling within the budget and programme constraints any changes suggested or enforced and keeping Project Management Informed of impact. Capability of planning the engineering activities and deliverable for each project phase from the conceptual design to the construction phase. Capability to evaluate progresses and work loads;
  • Knowledge of the main Quality Assurance practises to be applied in all the project phases;
  • Knowledge of the Interface Management process, related procedures and instructions, KPIs. Capability to identify, define and address all the internal and external (civil works, authorities, etc.) technical interfaces;
  • Principles of System Engineering, international and Company approach to System Engineering.

Education /Qualifications

Electrical, Electronic, or Computer Engineering or Information Technology Qualifications/ University Degree or Equivalent Technical Background.

Fluent Knowledge of English (written & spoken).

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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