Hitachi Careers
 Pittsburgh, PA

Job description

HITACHI RAIL is looking for an enthusiastic self-motivated Telecoms Engineer who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate is comfortable performing a wide range of tasks from administrative to strategic. The position is based in Pittsburgh, PA.

Who We Are

Hitachi Rail is a fully integrated, global provider of rail solutions across rolling stock, signalling, service & maintenance, digital technology and turnkey. With a presence in 38 countries across three continents and over 13,000 employees, our mission is to contribute to society through the continuous development of superior rail transport solutions.


Support planning, execution, monitoring and controlling Design, configuration, test and commissioning activities for the telecommunication system according to the overall program schedule.

Support analysis of the technology environment

Support Identification, analysis and management of requirements

Support identification and resolution of interfaces internal and external to the Telecommunication System (e.g. Signaling, Rolling Stock, etc.)

Support architecting and Integrating medium-complex telecommunications systems with particular attention to Networking technologies

Support preparation of Conceptual, Preliminary, Detailed and Installation Design for each Telecom & Security technology

Participate in products selection

Support creation of Bill of Materials and support Purchasing Department to order equipment in particular for the Wired and Wireless telecommunications networks

Configure test and commission IP networks.

Configure test and commission Wireless systems, from UHF/VHF to Microwaves.

Required Skills & Experience

Working knowledge of Complex Networks design, both wired and wireless

Working Knowledge of network design patterns and constraints (CCNA or equivalent certification would be an advantage)

Working knowledge of Switching and Routing protocols

Working knowledge of wireless communications

Excellent ability to use sophisticated test equipment including multi-meters, oscilloscopes and a spectrum analyzer.

Working knowledge of Test and commissioning processes

Skilled in handling electric, electronic, and mechanical drawings and schematics

Experience with network architecture design

Detail oriented with excellent organizational skills

Excellent written and oral communications skills and ability to communicate complex technical information

Desired Skills & Experience

knowledge of telecommunications systems for the railway industry

Electrical, Electronic, or Computer Engineering or Information Technology Qualifications/ University Degree

From 2 to 5 years of Railway System Engineering expertise


Bachelor's Degree


English Proficiency


Hitachi Rail employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of Work/Life Programs such as Flextime and a variety of Training and Development opportunities.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Join us at www.Hitachi

It is our commitment at Hitachi Rail to create a diverse environment and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. #LI-BA1

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