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Electrical Installation Team Leader

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

Electrical Installation Team Leader-TROQ-UKDY01857004



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 an Electrical Installation Team Leader and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in Derby, UK.

As an Electrical Installation Team Leader, you will responsible with the design, analyse, development, testing and demonstration of Electrical Engineering solutions that solve complex requirements for vehicle installation requirements. You will be involved in providing cost and schedule estimates on complicated engineering program and support with a technical expertise in support of other departments and less experienced engineering personnel.

Your responsibilities will include:

Reviews technical specifications, estimates costs and schedules, plans his/her own work of others, initiates and leads engineering design programs for Electrical Installation.

Mentors less experienced engineers while requiring little personal supervision, imparts technical expertise and experience to others, demonstrates a consistently high level of quality and personal integrity.

Designs the Installation requirements for the vehicle Electrical systems and interfaces, gathers and analyses complex technical data, solves vehicle level installation design problems, performs system trade-off and coordination studies, creates novel design alternatives, develops reliability, safety and maintainability approaches, decides on optimum design approach.

Key Design Responsibilities

Digital Mock Ups (DMUs) of harnesses, electrical cubicles/equipment, draughting of Schematics, wiring reports, Bills of Materials, Harness Diagrams, Formboards/stick diagrams, installation, assembly & details drawings.

Tests, demonstrates and documents vehicle level installation designs, develops test procedures, leads design reviews internally and with customers, delegates works to subordinates.

Provides technical expertise in support of Customer Service, Program Management, Manufacturing, Field Start-up and Operations.

Generates engineering reports, financial reports, status reports, technical proposals, patent disclosures and technical papers for publication.

Performs cost analyses, evaluates and recommend components, devices and sub-contractors.


- Bachelor or Masters Degree

Previous experience in a similar role

Technical expertise in Electrical Installation

System Integration & Installation experience

System Architectural understanding

Rail experience desirable.

Significant experience and hands on delivery of the design, analysis, development, testing and delivery of engineering solutions that solve complex requirements.

Good leadership and problem solving skills

Why Work for Us?

Everywhere we operate, we reward effort and initiative. You are encouraged to ask questions and empowered to make decisions.

As an equal opportunity employer, we strive to create a stimulating and open workplace which fosters teamwork, fairness, respect and diversity.

By making a difference today, we are helping create a better world for future generations. Having pioneered the philosophy of "The Climate is Right for Trains", we demonstrate this rationale by offering vehicles with practically zero emissions.

Bombardier Transportation is an Equal Opportunity Employer Dedicated to Affirmative Action and Workforce Diversity.

Your ideas move people.

Posting date: 14/03/2019
Closing date: 13/04/2019
Competitive salary range
Number working hours: 37

Job: Mechanical Engineering
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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