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Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Job ID: R0005653
Date Posted: Dec 9, 2021
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 SENIOR AUTOMATION PLATFORM 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 The position is based in Pittsburgh, PA.


•    Ensure the proper requirements management for all the phases of the platform solutions lifecycle, according to company standard processes and guidelines.

•    Guarantee the design and the implementation of a complete platform solution (components, documentation, BOM and tools), including obsolescence management aim at suppliers independence

•    Guarantee the reference-design and updating of platforms (both physical and virtualized) to be used as baseline solution in tender offers and new projects

•    Guarantee the readiness in adoption of new technologies, or in evolution technologies already adopted, for HW infrastructures and platforms.

•    Contribute to the definition and ensure the application of common methodologies, technical solutions and best practices related to the installation, configuration and troubleshooting of Automation platforms

•    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 a technical feedback on platform vendors and resellers during the selection process.

•    Ensure technical interface and support for the execution of commissioning and O&M activities

•    Ensure technical interface with vendors pre-sales technical offices for the relevant Platform.

Required Skills/ Knowledge

  • +7 years of working experience
  • Oracle DB or Maria DB Experience
  • Experience Programming or at OS Level

Bachelor’s Degree


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