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Principal Systems Engineer

Date: Apr 26, 2019

Location: Pittsburgh, PA, US

Principal Systems Engineer-TRCS-USPI01779615




About Bombardier Transportation

Bombardier Transportation is a global leader in rail technology and offers the broadest portfolio in the industry. It covers the full spectrum of rail solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signaling. The company also provides complete transport systems, e-mobility technology and maintenance services. As an innovation driver, Bombardier Transportation continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility. It provides 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.


Based in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, you will lead according to schedule, all aspects of on-site interface definition, installation, testing, and commissioning of all aspects of the system, including vehicle and wayside equipment.

In your role you will:

Design engineering systems and complex interfaces, gather and analyse complicated technical data for projects;

Develop and manage interface requirements for APM (Automated People Mover), monorail, and metro systems;

Lead team and customer status meetings, produce documentation and prioritize project initiatives;

Perform requirements engineering tasks (requirements allocation, evaluation, clarifications, etc.) and develop systems level requirements from customer; specifications, industry standards and internal requirements;

Participate in design reviews to ensure proper system interface and integration; Coordinate the efforts of System Integration colleagues, and develop various System Engineering related customer deliverables (alarms, System Design Review, System Description Document, etc.)

Oversee system and operational performance;

Be informed of advancements in signalling technology and provide input into product road mapping;

Attend cross-functional project meetings to ensure timeliness and project quality;

Ensure compliance with division and department processes;

Provide updates to Management and Leadership.


As our ideal candidate:

- You hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering; a Master’s degree (is considered as an asset);

- You possess at least seven (7) years of experience in a systems integration and railroad signalling role;

- You demonstrate a proven track record of providing technical project leadership for completion on schedule and within budget;

- You possess extensive experience leading project engineering teams;

- You demonstrate a high degree of proficiency in Microsoft Office and other internet applications;

- You can operate independently while establishing strong working relationships with co-workers and cross-functional teams;

- You possess strong organizational and prioritization skills;

- You demonstrate critical attention to detail and deadlines, and are self-motivated;

- You possess the ability to adapt well to change in direction and priorities in a project and deadline-oriented environment;

- Your written and verbal English communication skills are excellent.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

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, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.

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Job: Systems
Primary Location: US-PA-Pittsburgh
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
20.05.2019, 10:11:22 PM

Unposting Date
19.06.2019, 10:59:00 PM

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

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