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Engineering Director (Talent Pool)

Date: May 19, 2017

Location: Bangkok, BK, TH

Engineering Director (Talent Pool)-T-APA-ENG-THBK-198


Bombardier Transportation is the number one provider of rail solutions in the world. Our business holds the number one global market position in eight of the ten markets we service. Our product portfolio includes a full range of passenger rail vehicles and we manufacture locomotives, bogies, propulsion and rail control solutions.

At Bombardier, our employees work together to evolve mobility worldwide - one good idea at a time. If you have a good idea, we'll provide the environment where it will thrive and grow into a great product or customer experience. Your ideas are our fuel.

We have exciting multiple bids in the APAC region and we are talent pooling for an Engineering Director in Bangkok, Thailand.

In this role you will develop, implement, and direct project engineering related functions pertaining to Wayside Systems (PS&D, Communications / SCADA, AFC, Switches, Platform Screen Doors and Depot) and interfaces with Vehicles, Signaling, Services and Infrastructure to provide high quality and cost effective product designs that comply with mutually agreed project requirements to support the project delivery processes with the objective to profitably grow revenue and satisfy customers.

Your Responsibilities and Challenges:

- Direct the day-to-day project activities for the Overall System design (including System Assurance) and complete integration scopes of work. In addition to local Project Engineering team (based in Bangkok), responsibility includes management and coordination of the resources based in Kingston (Canada) supporting the engineering works as per agreed split.

- Ensure that Engineering work is delivered according to the agreed quality standards, on time and within budget. Ensure that Engineering best practices are implemented as well as product safety standards are maintained to their highest level

- The competency evaluation of the Project Engineering team and to manage its development

- Plan and anticipate manpower needs for the Engineering resources in order to make sure that sufficient qualified engineers are available at any time.

- Interact with the customer, partners. Suppliers, and vendors (as required) to ensure that requirements are communicated.

- Assist the Project Director in resolving key issues regarding (but not limited to) change orders, claims, and critical technical issues.


- Bachelors degree in Engineering

- Strong work experience in a similar environment in rail system E&M project delivery is preferred
- Experience of working in rail systems projects in Asia preferably in Thailand would be an advantage.
- Demonstrates strong communication and diplomacy skills and the ability to guide, influence and convince others and communicate complex concepts.

- Knowledge and experienced with EN standards for railway systems
- Fluency in English is essential and knowledge of Thai will be an advantage.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

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We are looking for great professionals to join us. For more information about our projects, products or if you want to 'meet' with our core project teams, please join our group on LinkedIn - Bombardier Transportation.

Job: Systems
Primary Location: TH-BK-Bangkok
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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19.04.2017, 10:28:27 AM

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