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Signals Sector Leader

Country/Region:  US
Field:  Engineering

Houston, New York, US

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  15-20 years

At SYSTRA, one of the world's leading company in Mass Transportation and Mobility, we strive for excellence to meet our client's needs, prepare mass transit for tomorrow and we innovate to propose ever more resilient solutions. We commit to put people who join us at the heart of design and improve transport efficiency.


With a presence worldwide, SYSTRA Group will provide you the opportunity of an international career in multicultural environments. 


SYSTRA Consulting (USA) is a dominant force in the US in rail and transit consulting services and construction management. As we are growing, this is time to be a part of this challenging adventure. 

Our headquarters is in midtown Manhattan with a major office in New Jersey, Philadelphia, Washington and Los Angeles.

SYSTRA is seeking a Signals Sector LeaderPosition location Houston, Texas; Philadelphia, Pennslyvania; New York, NY; Newark, New Jersey or Los Angeles, California

Accountable for the profitability and growth of the Signals Sector which includes Signals, PTC, Train Control, SCADA.  The responsibilities of this position include budget and project accountability as well as development of the sector as outlined in the Company’s Strategic Plan; making decisions and recommendations that are recognized as authoritative and have an important impact on extensive engineering activities, plans and develops engineering projects concerned with unique or controversial problems that have an important effect on major organization programs. This involves exploration of subject area, definition of scope and selection of problems for investigation, and development of novel concepts and approaches.  Maintains liaison with individuals and units within or outside his/her organization with responsibility for acting independently on technical matters pertaining to this field.

Education & Work Experience 

  1. Professional Engineer License (PE)  (preferrable)
  2. Bachelor's degree in Engineering 
  3. 20 years experience in relevant signals discipline
  4. PMP certification
  5. A minimum of five years’ demonstrated management experience.
  6. Proficient project management experience and skill.
  7. Leadership and communication skills to supervise and mentor other managers.
  8. Proficiency with the English language and advanced math skills.



SYSTRA offers a range of competitive benefits including health insurance, life insurance, PTO, 401 (k), commuter assistance program, and more! SYSTRA is an equal Opportunity Employer.

Relocation assistance is available for this position.

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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