Senior Systems Engineer - Rail Automation

Jacksonville, Florida
29 Oct 2016
24 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Division Mobility (MO)
Job Type Regular

Business Unit Mobility Management
Job Time Full-Time

Functional Area ENG - Engineering
Experience Level Senior Level

Req ID 159354
Required Education Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience

Location FL - Jacksonville
Required Travel 20%

Division Description
The Siemens Mobility Division provides efficient and integrated transportation of people and goods by rail and road - all products, solutions and services regarding mobility are handled by the Mobility Division.

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Job Description
Position Overview:
The Senior Systems Engineer provides systems engineering support on moderate to complex Rail signaling systems engineering projects. Participates in requirements capture; develops new requirements based on customer need. Translates requirements into detailed systems/product specifications.

Participates in systems analysis, systems/product validation and verification. Provides technical support to systems/product users and other stakeholders, providing resolution to engineering problems (HW, SW, Test). Implements system enhancements and reports on the effectiveness of existing and new systems/products.

• Participate in rotational exposure to all aspects of R & D life cycle to understand products; customer requirements and interface of hardware/software and system integration.

• Prepares test and diagnostic programs, designs test fixtures and equipment, and completes specifications and procedures for new products under direct supervision.

• Evaluate preliminary engineering and customer requirements to perform hardware designs and application software design with direct supervision.

• Develop test procedures and test plans according to established company procedures and under direct supervision.

• Acquire a broad understanding of the function, department, and business by cross-training and supporting other roles, as requested.

• Understand current industry signal standards and practices including AREMA recommendations and FRA rules and regulations.

• Demonstrates a strong customer focus by listening to, recognizing, and responding to customer input in an effective, timely and courteous manner to ensure that designs meet customer specifications.

• Adhere to quality expectations in development of routine designs.

• Follow established guidelines and procedure to ensure technical standards are met according to company standards.

• Learn and apply new concepts to develop and demonstrate technical competence.

• Work well independently and as part of a team to achieve team and organizational goals.

Required Knowledge/Skills/Education:
• Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related

• 8-10 years ability to debug and troubleshoot electrical/electromechanical devises/systems

Siemens Rail Automation
Rail Automation supplies railway markets the world over with solutions and turnkey installations for railway automation and telecommunication.
Our customers are infrastructure operators and mainline railways all round the world as well as industrial railways and public transport authorities in cities and megacities.
Our products and systems are used for automating our customers' operations management processes and thus make a considerable contribution to improving their economic situation in particular and mobility in general.
We are looking for the best talent to shape the technology of the future. Come build your career in one of the best companies in the world!

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites 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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