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PRINCIPAL SYSTEM ENGINEER

Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Job ID: R0007390
Date Posted: Mar 4, 2022
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS USA, Inc.
Profession (Job Category): Other
Job Type (Experience Level): Management
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Description

Hitachi Rail is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated PRINCIPAL SYSTEM 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 - USA.

Mission:

Overall System Integration in and across multiple turnkey projects, in order
to meet the requirements imposed by the contracts either for the Tender
and Backlog Projects.

Accountabilities:

With reference to Overall System Integration in and across multiple
turnkey projects:

• Ensure the management (i.e. identification, allocation, traceability) and
the fulfilment of Overall System Requirements for the entire life cycle of
the project (Design and Testing)
• Guarantee the identification and the management of the project
interfaces among the subsystems and of external interfaces according
to the project scope of work
• Guarantee the proper and effective delivery of System Architecture, On
Board Functionalities and Vehicle Integration
• Guarantee an effective and efficient preparation and execution of
factory and Site Tests to verify and validate System Architecture, main
System Functions and Vehicle Integration, Interfaces and Operating
Scenarios
• Ensure the Verification activities of System integration documents,
according to the V&V Plan
• Ensure the application across assigned turnkey projects of
standardized and optimized solutions to increase project efficiency and
fulfil contract requirements
• Ensure the continuous updating of the design standards about System
Integration in accordance to the technology and process improvements
• Ensure the sharing of the technological lesson learnt across projects in
System Integration and in the core Subsystems analysis
• Support the implementation of the adequate and effective technical
solution (e.g. interfaces with customer)
• Ensure that System Integration tests are performed across projects
optimizing methodologies and sharing results

Skills & Knowledge:

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

• From 10 up to 15 years of Engineering expertise (preferred in Transportation System)

Sound experience in:

• System Engineering principles

• Interface Management

• Requirements Development & Management

• Configuration Management

• SW architecture and technologies principles (architecture design, data management, communication protocols)

• Technical proposal management and cost estimation during bidding phase

Basic to medium knowledge in:

• Project Management – planning and monitoring of work package activities and budget. Subcontractors management.

• Verification & validation process, CENELEC standards and Project Quality assurance

• Support to commissioning and to Operation and Maintenance

• Support to sales

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