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Location: Batesburg-Leesville, South Carolina, United States
Job ID: R0008624
Date Posted: Apr 7, 2022
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS USA, Inc.
Profession (Job Category): Other
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Hitachi Rail is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated Associate Component 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 Batesburg, NC.

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.


·       Monitor the lifecycle of components used in ASTS products

·       Detect obsolescence issues as early as possible using company lifecycle  tools

·       Perform lifecycle analysis of ASTS products and communicate Products Health status to other departments

·       Create Mitigation Plans in order to maintain the products

·       Understand product-supporting objectives

·       Propose the best solutions to deal with obsolescence issues including qualifying an alternate part, performing a Last Time Buy, partial or total redesign of the product or any combination of these solutions

·       Assist E&D group with new component research

·       Report the health of ASTS product lines, identify main risks and products redesign requirements

Required Skills/ Knowledge:

·       Knowledge of electronic and electrical components

·       Knowledge of PDM and ERP tools

·       Ability to work in a multicultural international environment

·       Ability to work both within a team and independently

Desired Skills/ Knowledge:

·       Knowledge of electromechanical and mechanical components

·       Electronic and /or electrical design experience

·       Ability to facilitate large group meetings


·       Associate’s Degree in Electronics


·       English - Proficient

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If you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job at Hitachi, please send the nature of request and contact information to [email protected]

Queries other than accommodation requests will not be responded to.

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