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Chief Engineer

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

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At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress.

Join us as a Chief Engineer and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in Derby (UK), Hennigsdorf (Germany) or St. Bruno (Canada).

As a Chief Engineer, you will lead the development of the product concept and design as well as the validation of possible solutions (variants) in line with the requirements for a specific product family to increase product readiness for bids for selected markets. You will oversee product delivery and continuously ensure the fulfilment of requirements derived from the technical standards, market requirements and customer expectations while adhering to the overall product concept within the product family.
Your key responsibilities would include:
1. Product development, including development of the product concept and design whilst incorporating the requirements
2. Delivery of all technical product inputs into bids


Qualifications & Functional Knowledge
• Degree in mechanical engineering or equivalent experience required
• Relevant experience in a complex engineering industry (railway, aerospace, defence, automotive etc.)
• Proven cases of delivering successful engineering projects in the complex international environment, within matrix setup
• Fluency in English
• Excellent stakeholder influencing skills

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

Bombardier Transportation is a global mobility solution provider leading the way with the rail industry’s broadest portfolio. It covers the full spectrum of solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling to complete turnkey transport systems, e-mobility technology and data-driven maintenance services. Combining technology and performance with empathy, Bombardier Transportation continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility by providing integrated solutions that create substantial benefits for operators, passengers and the environment. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Bombardier Transportation employs around 39,850 people and its products and services operate in over 60 countries.

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.

Job: Systems
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Other Locations:DE-BR-Hennigsdorf, CA-QC-St. Bruno
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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