Market leader in providing technology products and services to the rail industry seeking a Senior Research & Development Analyst. Client base is within both the private and public sectors.
This global company is a market leader providing technology products and associated services to the rail industry. They offer support tools that can be used for advanced planning of railways and for real time and near real time decision making for operating railroads. Our Client base is Railway Owners and Operators in the public and private sector and suppliers and contractors to Owners and Operators. This company currently has a position available for a senior hardware and integration Engineer.
RESPONSIBILITIES * Customer system requirements capture and analysis * Design activities: hardware * Interface Specifications drafting (if required) * Lead system integration activities on several nominated projects * Provide technical customer support * Conduct system acceptance tests * Conduct trial projects
Propose modifications to engineering design and interpreting drawings, specifications and other technical documents for the subcontractors
Drafting technical drawings and specifications for railway vehicles and equipment.
Understand quality requirements and industry standards with various railway applications.
Basic electronic background with radio system and wireless equipment.
Manage and coordinate warranty requests and material returns.
Fault find equipment including embedded processors, touch screen monitors, multiband antennas, GPS antennas, server communications, electrical cabling, connectors etc.
Installation of mechanical and electrical equipment in a Railway environment.
Manage suppliers, comprehend subcontract scope, terms and technical requirements.
Draft scope of work
Communications skills in writing and speaking (including technical communications)
Prepare required documentation records such as status report, punch lists describing work items to be done, sketches/photos of work already completed, etc.
Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor as needed *
Computer Science or Systems Engineering related degree or equivalent
Experience with System Engineering and integrated software systems i.e. software and hardware.
Network / telecommunications knowledge (including security)
Operating systems (Windows embedded systems, linux, Android, IOS) Mobile Device Management
Good analytical/problem solving skills;
Railway domain knowledge (necessary)
Ability to work as part of an international team
Experience in a support role (if possible but not essential)