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Train Control and Monitoring System Engineer

Sacramento, California

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Mobility
Business Unit: Mobility (MO)
Requisition Number: 221840
Primary Location: United States-California-Sacramento
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 15%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.


Job Description:

Siemens US Talent Acquisition


Position Overview



The Train Control and Monitoring System Engineer:


  • Interprets all customer requirements functions and translate them into software requirements logic.


  • Centralizes and integrates all vehicle health status and faults logic to display a customer friendly interface for the train vehicle's engineer and maintenance operator.






  •  Write functional specifications for the Train Control and Monitoring System
  • Interface with all vehicle sub-systems system engineers.


  • Interface with the software engineers to cascade the customer requirements into detailed functional requirements


  • Present the system functionalities to customers during design reviews


  • Able to convert requirements into logic diagrams, and into software logic functions


  • Integrate all monitoring functions into the system in compliance with the customer specification


  • Support testers and commissioning technicians on-site to troubleshoot and to resolve software related engineering issues





Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience






  • Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering


  • Understand the vehicle logic schematics and trainlines logic


  • 5 years of experience in Train Control And Monitoring Systems


  • Good knowledge of IEEE 1473 or expertise in train network topology


  • System Engineering experience in design


  • On-Site experience of fault finding and troubleshooting.


  • 15% travel


  • Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States.


  • Individual must possess a valid Driver's license in good standing.





Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience






  • Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering


  • >5 years of experience in Rail Industry


  • Control and Monitoring System Network
  • Knowledge of IEEE 1473, 802.3, 802.11 and 1558
  • On-site troubleshooting experience


  • Qualifications/performance test experience


  • Programming experience


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