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Rail Systems Engineer

Country/Region:  US
Field:  Engineering

Los Angeles, US

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  02-05 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 Rail Systems Engineer, full time permanent position.  The position is located in Los Angeles, Calfiornia


The Rail Systems Engineer will perform and/or oversee the design, installation, system test, operation and maintenace of rail transit systems and vehicles interfaces.  Will perform the preparation and oversight of contract drawings, specifications, cost estimating, field verification, inspection and testing; requires experience with all train control systems including automatic train control systems and CBTC, rail vehicles systems, rail communication systems and systems engineering/systems integration process.



  • Under the supervision of a Signals/Train Control Engineer and/or Chief Signal Engineer, perform and oversee:
    • Design, installation, system test, integration and interfaces of rail transit systems and vehicles systems, including CBTC, communications and security, automatic train control systems, integrated control centers.
    • System functional or detailed designs in accordance with project requirements.
    • Site investigations as required for rail systems and vehicles.
    • Test and commissioning specifications and support test and commissioning activities.
  • Ensure that the work is carried out under correct and relevant federal, state, local, and industry standards.
  • Enforce QA/QC policies for his assigned scope of work and identify possible quality and safety issues within the scope of the project in order to fulfill project-related contractual requirements.

Work Experience - 5 years of experience on rail systems, vehicles systems engineering, train control technology, including CBTC, systems integration

-Knowledge of FTA, AREMA, IEEE, CENELEC and INCOSE standards/guidelines

Education & Licenses

Bachelors of Science or Master's -Science in relevant Engineering field - mandatory

P.O. License in Calfornia - desirable










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: Los Angeles

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