Siemens Senior Systems Engineer - Rail Automation in Munhall, Pennsylvania

Senior Systems Engineer - Rail Automation

Locations:Munhall, Pennsylvania

Job Family: Engineering


English (US)

Job Description

Division: Mobility

Business Unit: Mobility Management

Requisition Number: 206271

Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Munhall

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Senior level

Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: 20%

Division Description:

Siemens Mobility Division

Committed to the safe and reliable transportation of people and goods by rail and road, Siemens Mobility designs and manufactures across the entire spectrum of rolling stock, including commuter and regional passenger trains, light rail and streetcars, metros, locomotives, passenger coaches, and high-speed trainsets. In the U.S., Siemens is providing rail vehicles, locomotives, components and systems to more than 25 agencies in cities such as D.C., New York, Boston, Sacramento, San Diego, and St. Louis.

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Job Description:

Siemens Rail Automation is expanding its Engineering operations and we're searching for an experienced Systems/Signal Design Engineer to develop HW and SW related to railroad and transit systems. In this role, you'll complete the design of complex systems that integrate hardware and application logic. More detailed responsibilities for this exciting Signal Design role include:

  • Completing complex material specifications and schematic preparation

  • Developing recommendations for ideas related to productivity improvement and cost reduction

  • Performing complex technical interchange and knowledge transfer for both process and application of products to system designs

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Education: Must posses a Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline or 8 years railroad signaling experience

  • Technical proficiency: Must be proficient in the design of railroad and transit systems

  • Industry/business acumen: Railroad signaling

  • Work experience: 8 years direct experience in railroad signaling

  • Amount of travel with the position: Average 20%

Specific requirements:

  • Competent in legacy signal systems as projects permit

  • Design complex solid state interlocking solutions and tie-ins with legacy system

  • Design complex relay and interlocking and bridge designs

  • Understand current communication methods and various locking test

  • Able to check complete aspect charts (braking distances, average grades, curvature/elevation) and design CAB circuit

  • Perform design checks for interlockings, yard applications and grade crossings

  • Understand material requirements and power requirements for proposed equipment

  • Attend project surveys and capture pertinent information

  • Provide design solutions for designer's sketch

Why Siemens? In addition to an incredible career opportunity, we offer:

-A competitive base salary

-Excellent health/vision/dental plans, 401k match, tuition reimbursement, and 3 weeks of PTO to start

-Extensive training along with career development

We aim to hire top talent and provide them with opportunities to earn top dollar. Siemens is a great place to have a career in an innovative environment. If you're interested in becoming a Senior Systems Engineer with Siemens Rail Automation, we'll offer you the support and career advancement to make it happen!

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.


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