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Location: Newton, Massachusetts, United States
Job ID: R0005674
Date Posted: Oct 15, 2022
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS USA, Inc.
Profession (Job Category): Engineering & Science
Job Type (Experience Level): Management
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Hitachi STS USA is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated Senior PTC System Signaling Engineering Manager who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate is comfortable performing a wide range of engineering tasks from administrative to strategic while interacting directly with customer and stakeholders. The position is based in Boston, MA.

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 identification of the project Interfaces among the assigned subsystems and of external interfaces according to the project scope of work

Interface direct with customer and stakeholders for system improvements and modifications

Serve as primary contact for system testing, support and implementation

Actively and proactively support the system engineering activities by ensuring that project activities are executed in accordance with the design standards

Participate to technical reviews to detect design errors, process and tool inefficiencies, ensuring the identification and implementation of corrective and improvement actions

Contribute to the identification and management of the System Requirements for the entire life cycle of the project (Design and Testing)

Support the performance of the System Engineering studies for the project (fleet sizing calculation, Operational Scenario issue) and the performance of System Integration tests (e.g. test procedure and report)

Ensure the achievement of the identified KPIs

Ensure Client relationship by ensuring a direct interface with the client

Contribute to the promotion of business opportunities and manage the Change Orders/Variation Orders

Support and develop test cases, test procedures, test scripts and test data as well as document and track defects.

Follow established department processes and document all work associated with the assigned responsibilities fully and accurately.

Required Skills/Knowledge:

At least 5 years of Signaling Design/Integration experience

Demonstrates the ability to deliver solutions to closure

Demonstrated ability to engage a cross-functional teams of varying skills/experience

Success with multi-tasking across multiple projects at given time

Builds effective relationships and has exceptional communication

Detail oriented with excellent organizational skills


Desired Skills/Knowledge:

ACSES II Experience

Microlok Experience

PTC Experience

RF Communications

NEC Interoperability


Bachelor's Degree



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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