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Onboard System Engineer

Date: Feb 1, 2019

Location: Stockholm, STM, SE

Onboard System Engineer-TRCS-SEST01637408


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.

Our location in Stockholm is the Global Head Office of Bombardier's rail control solutions division. The site has over 100 years' experience of signal technology, and supplies control and signal system solutions all over the world. Our high specialized team is engaged in product development of safety signaling.

If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a:


for our location in Stockholm, Sweden


Onboard System Engineer is a business-oriented engineer, working with generic and specific applications within onboard engineering area.

The task is to identify input requirements and to formalize them into requirements and specifications. This includes liaising with Customers, Project Engineers, Validators, Assessors and Homologation Authorities and other stakeholders.

In addition, the definition and documentation of safety-related documentation is part of the work scope, such as maintaining and following up the hazard database for designated products, FTAs, hazard analysis and related tasks in conjunction with constructing the safety case of a system.

Onboard System Engineer needs to seek continuous feedback regarding the systems and subsystems used by active participation in integration, laboratory and from field tests, by soliciting and receiving information and feedback about the customer/user experience and the use of systems in actual applications.


- Review and create technical specifications, requirements and safety documentation in the onboard projects, estimates costs and schedules

- Establish and maintain interfaces with other Engineering departments and with relevant functions (Project Management, System Owner, Development, Procurement, Operations, Sales, Bids, etc.).

- Participate in analyses regarding various products, analyze impact from new standards, review and support System Test and Integration Engineers, participate in evaluations of requirements in bids.

- Perform continuous optimization of System Engineering processes/tools/behaviors by considering business requirements, customer needs, technical innovations, and new market conditions.


- Educational background: Electrical/Electronic, Mechanical Engineering is desirable or equivalent work experience

- Knowledge of and experience with general IT tools (MS Windows, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Visio)

- Good knowledge of job-specific tools (Synergy, Doors, others may apply) is an asset

- Experience with the methodologies for analysis and specifying systems

- Experience with specification and documentation of complex technical systems

- Good system knowledge on a technical level and strong background in railway signaling (ATP and/or ERTMS technologies would be a plus)

- Easy to understand SW and HW, the interconnection - how SW and HW work together.

- Planning and scheduling skills is very nice to have

- Able to communicate at a professional and technical level with the customer, stakeholders, team and senior management

- English business fluent is mandatory for this role; Swedish, Russian and German knowledge is an advantage

- Flexibility and ability to adapt to a dynamic business environment

- Willingness to travel (nationally and international)

- Open minded, easily adaptable, positive attitude towards new challenges

- Able to work in team, responsible for your actions/decisions and result-oriented with a positive mind


- Possibility to grow within the company

- Be part of a global company, innovating and collaborating across countries to bring the world closer together.

- Change your personal world, with opportunities to shape your own development and experience new ways of working.

- Take pride in helping people all over the world to get where they want to be - individuals, communities, businesses.

- Broaden your horizons as part of a multinational team, working together with world-shaping technology


Bombardier Transportation is a global leader in rail technology, offering the broadest portfolio in the industry. We cover the full spectrum of rail solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling, and provide complete transport systems, e-mobility technology and maintenance services.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Find out more and apply at


Job: System Integration
Primary Location: SE-STM-Stockholm
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
16.01.2019, 7:56:54 AM

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