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Subsystems Engineer

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

Subsystems Engineer-TROQ-UKDY01935481


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, our customers and our suppliers, with whom mobility truly begins. Join us at our major site in Derby and take pride in working on high quality, leading-edge projects that will drive your career forward.

We are currently looking to recruit a Subsystems Engineer based in Derby, United Kingdom


The Subsystems Engineer applies the principles of system engineering to the sub system architecture, interfaces and design and to the selection of major components.

They will be performing design assignments requiring initiative, resourcefulness and design experience and provides advice and guidance to other engineers or designers.


• Manages the functional and technical interface between Vehicle Engineering and TCMS Engineering according to the vehicle engineering process and provides a single point of contact in expertise for all functional and technical topics of subsystem TCMS, working in the multidisciplinary project team.

• Responsible for maximizing the value of the product and the work of the development team by applying the Agile work principles.

• Analyses and transforms specified requirements, leveraging the defined platform and available components into an acceptable architecture which has the required safety integrity level and validates the architecture against requirements and assumptions.

• Works with engineering requirements, controlling changes and communicating them to relevant stakeholders.

• Examines and judges whether the output of a specific development phase fulfils respective requirements. Ensures proper documentation during all project phases.

• Assemble software and/or hardware items through all levels up to form a complete subsystem (e.g. TCMS Platform Architecture or TCMS user application software), according to the architectural and design specifications.

• Examine and judge whether an item fits the user needs, especially in regards of safety, quality and operating environment. The validator ensures that the developed solution meets the requirements and can operate in the environment needed.


• Bachelor’s or higher degree in Engineering or Science discipline;

• Strong previous experience in Systems or Subsystems Engineering;

• Ability to work mainly independently through the application of acquired knowledge, precedent and judgment based upon standard procedures;

• Strong expertise in System/Subsystem Engineering and ability to provide full engineering support to the section or project where assigned;

• A good understanding of the industry could be an advantage, but it is not mandatory;

• Excellent communication skills, strategic thinking, with a genuine interest in continuous improvement;

• Strong analytic skills;

• English fluent (other languages are an advantage).

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

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