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System Engineer - Propulsion, Train Control and Monitoring- Rolling Stock

Company: Siemens Mobility
Location: Sacramento
Posted on: July 8, 2024

Job Description:

Pioneering in America, from the first mile to the last. This is what drives us!

For more than 160 years, Siemens has been an integral provider of infrastructure, electrification, and transportation solutions in the United States. Automation's impact on the railway industry is second only to the effects of digitalization. Combine them and the results are transformative! We work at the leading edge of this movement, applying our proven expertise in digitalization to rail infrastructure and automation.

Our innovative solutions deliver greater safety, punctuality, reliability, and sustainability across the line, all while reducing costs for mass transit and freight transportation systems. We are continuously developing new answers for rail automation - often to questions that haven't been asked yet.

Position Overview:

Our growth has created the need for a System Engineer as part of the Train Control and Monitoring group within the Electrical Engineering department of the overall Rolling Stock Engineering. The candidate will contribute to the development of the Train Control and Monitoring System (TCMS) across all rail vehicle platforms developed in Sacramento (Light Rail, Locomotives, Passenger Coaches) as well as the propulsion system designs for Light Rail vehicles.

We are looking for a teammate with software development and potentially power electronics experience interested in the control and diagnostics of moving Rolling Stock vehicles across multiple exciting public transportation projects.

What you will be doing:

  • preparation of internal concepts for use by other Engineering groups as well as design review and other documentation for the customer
  • represent propulsion, train control, and monitoring functions as the domain guide in customer-facing and internal meetings
  • programming control and monitoring functions in a controller (PLC) using industrial programming languages (per IEC 61131) via tools such as SibasG
  • work effectively with remote team members(in Europe) chipping in to software development or propulsion system design
  • close collaboration with many interfacing groups such as electrical and mechanical systems and Design Engineering as well as factory testing, commissioning, and field service
  • experience with crafting deliverables for an overall software development process (i.e. EN 50657 and IEEE 1558)
  • experience with power electronics (IGBT-based) and industrial controllers (PLC) and their selection, configuration, and programming (based on IEC 61131)
  • knowledge of IT product lifecycles, obsolescence management, cybersecurity
  • practical experience in the application of relevant industry standards surrounding Train Control Networks (i.e. IEC 61375) to build compliant and safe designs
  • Experience working in a manufacturing and testing environment
    What you will need to be successful:
    • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering with 1 or more years of meaningful work experience
    • Associate Degree in Electrical Engineering with 3 or more years of relevant work experience
    • Proven experience gained as part of internships or educational programs can be considered
      Why Siemens Mobility?
      • # 9 On Forbes Great Places to Work List
      • 11 paid holidays, 18 days PTO
      • 401K - 6% company match
      • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
      • Tuition reimbursement
      • Overtime when available
      • Freedom and healthy work-life balance- Health, Dental, Vision Insurance, HSA/FSA, Commuter Benefits - starting Day 1!
      • Solve the world's most significant problems - Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
      • Engaging, challenging, and fast-evolving, pioneering technological environment.
      • Competitive total rewards package.
      • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them! Please take advantage of our employee referral program!
      • Tuition Reimbursement program, Mentor Programs, and your development through online learning.

        *This job is based in Sacramento, CA. Siemens offers a variety of health and wellness benefits to employees. Details regarding our benefits can be found here: https://www.benefitsquickstart.com/siemens/index.html . The base salary range in Sacramento, CA, is $72,900 - $120,100. The salary may be higher or lower depending on the budget and the candidate's experience, knowledge, skills, and qualifications.

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Keywords: Siemens Mobility, Sacramento , System Engineer - Propulsion, Train Control and Monitoring- Rolling Stock, Other , Sacramento, California

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