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RAMS Manager R&D - Rail Automation

New York, New York
Quality Management

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Mobility
Business Unit: Mobility Management
Requisition Number: 218613
Primary Location: United States-New York-New York
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 10%

Division Description:

Siemens Mobility Division
Committed to the safe and reliable transportation of people and goods by rail and road, Siemens Mobility designs and manufactures across the entire spectrum of rolling stock, including commuter and regional passenger trains, light rail and streetcars, metros, locomotives, passenger coaches, and high-speed trainsets. In the U.S., Siemens is providing rail vehicles, locomotives, components and systems to more than 25 agencies in cities such as D.C., New York, Boston, Sacramento, San Diego, and St. Louis.
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Position Overview

Do you want to be part of a team of great people and help to develop safe, secure and reliable products and systems for the rail industry? Do you want to help to develop innovative products to protect people and the environment, keep railroad operation safe and make it more efficient? Do you want to join an Engineering company which offers many growth opportunities nationally and internationally? Then please apply for the position as RAMS Manager in Research and Development!



The scope of the job incorporates RAMS management throughout the entire lifecycle of product development, from a use case definition, RAMS planning over requirement clarification, design, software development, hardware development, test, validation, field test, pilot projects, product qualification, safety case to independent safety assessment.
Using the customer requirements and the country-specific legal basis as well as the standards to be applied, you will establish the system requirements with regard to reliability (R), availability (A), maintainability (M) and safety (S). These form the basis for design of the system to be supplied or the application to be developed.
Close cooperation with configuration, development, validation, assessors and approval authorities is imperative to ensure that work is performed efficiently.

- Execute and oversee RAMS activities, support System Engineering and Requirement Management, lead and participate in customer-facing meetings.
- Support all R&D activities with regards to PTC products from the Requirements phase through design and implementation providing guidance from a RAMS perspective. Execute and document the product level Hazard Analysis through the phases of PHA, FMEA, SSHA as well as O&SHA as necessary.


Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

- BSc/MSc in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related discipline
- At least 4 years of experience in Safety Engineering
- At least 2 years of experience regarding Reliability and Availability Analysis
- Sound understanding of the Locomotive and/or Office Segment of Rail Automation
- Familiarity with the CENELEC standards (EN 50126, EN 50128, EN 50129 and EN 50159)
- Solid working knowledge and experience in executing Fault Tree Analysis and Hazard Analyses

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

- German language knowledge

- Familiarity with ITC-PTC standards and specifications

- Working knowledge of 49 CFR Part 236

- Attention to detail

- Technical writing


Why Siemens?  In addition to an incredible career opportunity, we offer:
-A competitive base salary
-Excellent health/vision/dental plans, 401k match, tuition reimbursement, and 3 weeks of PTO to start
-Extensive training along with career development
We aim to hire exceptional talent and provide them with opportunities to earn top dollar.  Siemens is a great place to have a career in an innovative environment.  If you're interested in becoming a RAMS Manager with Siemens Rail Automation, we'll offer you the support and career advancement to make it happen!


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