System Engineer- Air Brakes

Job Description

Organization: Mobility
Business Unit: Mobility
Requisition Number: 247808
Primary Location: United States-California-Sacramento
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 20%

Job Description:

Position Overview

  

As an Air Brake System Engineer, you will be responsible for the design of the air brake system for heavy rail vehicles (passenger coaches and locomotives). Responsibilities will include customer specification review, design specifications, system design, system integration, supplier type testing review and approval, commissioning support. Excellent communication and problem-solving skills are essential, as this position requires working in close conjunction with all design engineering functions within the department as well as with the purchasing, quality and testing departments. 

 

Responsibilities 


• Develop technical specifications for brake systems

• Develop Contract Deliverables and Design Review documentation
• Support development of air brake systems for heavy rail vehicles
• Support procurement, manufacturing, testing and warranty cycles in all aspects related to brakes for heavy rail vehicles
• Support OEM integration, type testing, first article inspections and final acceptance product
• Present design review documentation to customers in the design review meetings
• Work with the international center of competency to ensure that the scope of work and technical solutions are in accordance with Siemens internal rules and regulations
• Prepare technical proposals for future proposal work


Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

 

• BS degree in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline

• 5-10 years of experience in brake systems
• Strong communication and presentation skills, able to clearly and concisely express technical information of the air brake system
• OEM experience preferred
• Strong technical writing skills
• Presentation and meeting facilitation skills
• Travel up to 20% of your time
• Qualified applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Qualified applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.
 

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience


• BS degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering required

• Rolling Stock Engineering experience preferred
• Systems Engineering/ Project Engineering experience



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