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Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Job ID: R0005649
Date Posted: Jan 11, 2022
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS USA, Inc.
Profession (Job Category): IT, Telecom & Internet
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Hitachi Rail is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated Hardware 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.

•    Leads and develops bid estimates and schedules for ATS HW to meet customer requirements
•    Lead project meetings with appropriate personnel to support completion of  tasks to plan
•    Effectively communicates project status, proposes risk mitigation
•    Leads the prompt escalation of issues, impacts of issues and recommendations/solutions to Functional Manager for resolution
•    Direct the efforts of problem solving and root-cause analysis
•    Expert understanding of our products and technology
•    Vendor contact for new and emerging technologies to enhance a cost effective solution
•    Review (check) of team’s documents and drawings
•    Guarantee the functional analysis of V&V feedback and site tests
•    Participating in or leading reviews to detect design errors, process and tool inefficiencies, and putting in place corrective and improvement actions
•    Ensuring the HW and Functional documents produced are issued and controlled in accordance with company processes
•    Ensuring design compliance through requirements traceability
•    Responsible for producing functional design documentation including system requirements and architecture, interface control, scheme plans, control tables, block design, and analyses as appropriate
•    Ensure deep knowledge of industry standards (e.g. CENELEC, AREMA, IEEE, IPC, etc.) and company standard solutions
•    Guarantee the delivery of complex & medium Functional designs(HW, SW, functional and configuration design & production check)
Required Skills/ Knowledge
•    Over 5 years experience utilizing Electrical, Electronic, or Computer Engineering or Information, Technology Qualifications/ University Degree or Equivalent Technical Background
•    Good communication skills
•    Demonstrated Team leadership
•    Expert problem solving, planning and analytical skills
•    Exceptional organizational skills, excellent communication skills (oral and written), active listening and adapts well to target audience
•    Ability to analyze and refine systems requirements
•    Able to manage large complex projects independently
Desired Skills/ Knowledge
•    Expert understanding of project management principles and methodologies  
•    Fully competent in applying project management principles and methodologies
•    Previous experience managing projects that delivers Information Technology infrastructure including computing, telecommunications, networking, data center, security, voice, and data communications
•    Ability to function and manage in a matrixed environment
•    Resource planning, scheduling and tracking skills
•    Cost management and tracking expertise
•    Organized and analytical
•    Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from PMI
•    Bachelor’s Degree
•    English- Native Language


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