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Signalling System Engineer

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

Signalling System Engineer-TETO-UKDY02098175


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.

Senior Signalling Engineer

Job purpose

As Senior Systems Engineer you will act as the bridge between the users of the system (external or internal customers) and the developers (including HW and SW Designers, Testers and Validators). By using your extensive knowledge of the railway process, railway standards, AWS/TPWS, ERTMS/ETCS technology, complete signalling systems, safety engineering, vehicles engineering and by working in close collaboration with the users, you will strive to understand the users’ operational needs and specify technical solutions that RCS can commit to develop successfully and deliver on schedule.

Key duties/responsibilities:

• Manage the real needs of the project and product stakeholders, including customers and end users with the responsibility to elicit, analyse, validate, specify, verify and manage the requirements.
• Fulfilment and statement of compliance to customer requirements.
• Choice of design and functionality to meet customer and safety requirements.
• Signalling System architecture and technical solution for products and projects. Management of design trade-off.
• Selection of products and subsystems (including selection of supplier together with supply management).
• Use and configuration of internal products.
• Definition of technical interfaces (towards external entities (e.g. vehicle control equipment and way-side equipment).
• Requirements Engineering, Requirements Management (i.e. definition of requirements for developers).
• Evaluation of non-conformities.


• Expertise in railway signalling processes and solutions (both onboard and trackside components).
• Extensive knowledge of functionality and architecture of railway systems, especially ERTMS/ETCS. AWS/TPWS would be an advantage.
• Extensive knowledge of how customers operate signalling systems and products and which operational and functional needs the systems shall satisfy.
• Understanding of railway vehicles and their interfaces to our onboard systems.
• Knowledge of applicable standards and regulations.
• Knowledge in product management concepts
• Knowledge of CENELEC standards EN50126, EN50128, EN50129, EN50159-1, EN50159-2, ISO/IEC 17020.
• Experience in requirement management tools like DOORS and knowledge in modelling tools and languages like SysML/UML would be an advantage.
• Strong communication and Customer orientation skills.

Posting date: 30/07/2020
Closing date: 28/08/2020
Competitive salary range
Number working hours: 37

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

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