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RoQ Mechanical Engineer (m/f)

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

RoQ Mechanical Engineer (m/f)-TROQ-UKDY01474529


Bombardier Transportation is a global engineering company that’s shaping the evolution of mobility. We have a rich heritage behind us, but it’s our innovative approach that puts us at the forefront of our industry. At the heart of everything are our employees and our suppliers, with whom mobility truly begins. Bombardier Transportation is committed to developing innovative solutions to move people within and between cities across the globe.

We are currently looking to recruit a Mechanical Engineer for our main site in Derby, UK, to join us for our Rolling Stock Equipment (RoQ) division.


The RoQ organisation in Derby specialises in the design of bogies, bodyshell, TCMS, traction and braking systems, underframe equipment structural approval, service support, warranty support and electrical equipment. RoQ delivery is arranged aroud the formation of effective project teams, that comprise of Project Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Designers, Dynamics and Structures Specialists, CAD, RAMs Engineers and Offshore Engineering teams. The team in Derby works closely with the RoQ sites in Siegen, Henningsdorf and Crespin.

The Mechanical Engineer is a key member of the team. In this role, you will be tasked with addressing design problems across a whole range of components, associated with a bogie or a bodyshell. You will report to the project engineer and interface with all members of the project team in order to progress components from initial concept through to manufacture, assembly, commissioning and final track testing.

All components are managed through a program of internal design reviews. As the Mechanical Engineer, you will be expected to manage the components for which you are responsible through this program and address any issued arising.

Your Tasks

- You will be performing project teamwork activities

- You will act as an interface with the design staff and specialist staff

- You will be responsible with design reviews and reporting and you will prioritise the activities accoring to the team necessities

- You will liaise with suppliers

- You will be responsible to come up with startegies to resolve technical and customer facing issues


- You will have a good understanding of mechanical science and a grounding in mechanical design and manufacture, preferably backed by a degree in a relevant field.

- You will be able to work with internal and external customers / suppliers at all levels.

- An appreciation of railway engineering is seen as an advantage

- You are working excellently with the Microsoft Office pack, especially with MS Excel and MS Access.

- You are determined and creative, with a mind set on solving problems and building relations.

- You are open to demonstrate lessons learnt and analyze how they influence the day-to-day tasks.

- You have a strong work ethic and are proficient in English.

Subsequently, this role requires a person who will demonstrate an aptitude for mechanical science, enjoys team work, shows initiative and drive and is able to organize their own workload on a day to day basis.

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.

We are helping to create a better world.

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: 27.02.2018

End date: 27.03.2018

Working hours: 37

Competitive salary range

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

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