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On Board Commissioning Engineer

Location: Solna, Stockholms län, Sweden
Job ID: R0009907
Date Posted: Jul 2, 2022
Segment: Mobility
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS Sweden AB
Profession (Job Category): Other
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Hitachi Rail is looking for a passionate, self-motivated engineer, who is driven to exceed expectations in an international environment. Do you want to be a part of prestigious projects whose outcome will affect a lot of people every day? Then the role as Commissioning Engineer at Hitachi Rail might be something for you!

The company is in an exciting period with interesting projects. We are now looking for this key position to strengthen our engineering organization within the railway business.

The position is based in Solna, Sweden.

Who We Are

Hitachi Rail is a fully integrated, global provider of rail solutions across rolling stock, signalling, 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.

Working with us in Sweden

Solna (Stockholm) is the Hitachi Rail headquarters in Sweden.

A diverse, inclusive and responsible culture is the root of our company where we consider hiring the right people and treating them well, as key factors of our sustainable success.

We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated people with pioneering spirits, driven by customer satisfaction and company global growth.

While our resources are pooled in Stockholm, individuals in each technical area work across overall Scandinavian markets (Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Norway) and beyond.

As member of the global Hitachi Rail group, you may be offered to take part in global projects and to team-up with colleagues from around the world.

Benefits: In Sweden our employees are offered a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay and Pension, as well as Flextime and a variety of Training and Development opportunities.

Role responsibilities

  • Conduct all testing and commissioning activities in full compliance with company standards, contract requirements, project schedule, approved test procedures, quality, safety, and environmental objectives
  • Execute and be responsible for testing and commissioning activities of a Rail Transit System from the installation to the start of revenue service
  • Coordinate with integration leads and rail system design leads throughout the BID phases to define and finalize installation interfaces and drawings;
  • Understanding the Engineering Installation needs in order to include them in the design development
  • Prepare standard installation drawings, developing plan layout, sectional detailed drawings for installing the technical equipment;
  • Coordinate with Bid/project manager to define the budget for Test and Commissioning activities.
  • Consult with the subsystems WPLs, PE and PM through completion of drafting to ensure design expectations are met;
  • Establish and meet timelines and deadlines supporting the project during all the phases;
  • Define, organize and execute the commissioning activities relevant to a project within the assigned budget.
  • Create and issue test plan, documentation and reports
  • Perform troubleshooting, identification and resolution of system and subsystem issues and, when required, escalate issues to engineering and management
  • Support the definition and execution of integration tests

Education / Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent experience in OnBoard Signalling design.
  • Minimum 5 years of professional experience in OnBoard test and commissioning
  • Knowledge of ETCS/ERTMS basics.
  • Experience with ATC-2 is a plus.

Soft Skills

  • Team player and strong inter relationship capability
  • Able to interact with customer and project team in a professional manner
  • ble to work independently and in team environment with minimal supervision
  • Able to work under pressure and achieve challenging milestones
  • Willing to work flexibly and efficiently in support of the project which may include working shift rotation, nights, weekends and holidays
  • Availability to travel from 25% to 100% of the time according project needs
  • Leadership skills
  • Eager to work in an international environment
  • Estimation and reporting


  • Swedish - Full professional proficiency
  • English - Full professional proficiency

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Union representatives:

SACO Ann Christin Bengtsson [email protected]

Unionen Yang Wang [email protected]

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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