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PDS Tech Inc Railway Sr. Signalling Design Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

AKKA Technologies is currently looking for an Railway Sr. Signaling Design Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA to design wayside interlocking circuits, program wayside microprocessor devices, prepare project/design documentation, test setup and testing of wayside systems, and assist in developing cost estimates.

Duties :

  • Design wayside interlocking circuits in accordance with established design principles, procedures, and specifications.

  • Program wayside microprocessor devices in accordance with interlocking rules and all related specifications.

  • Prepare project and design documentation.

  • Assist with test setup and testing of wayside systems. This includes system integration testing with Carborne, office and other systems.

  • Follow established design principles and procedures and specifications as detailed for proper programming of microprocessor devices.

  • Assist in developing cost estimates for project bids.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience generating labor estimates and bills of material for new work estimates.

  • Experience checking detailed circuitry designs and programming logic.

  • Experience with factory and field testing of train control technology.

  • Experience leading a team of engineers in hardware and software design efforts.

  • Pursuit of engineering licensure, having passed or are in preparation of taking the Professional Engineering (PE) exam.

Requirements :

  • 10 years of experience with signaling design systems.

  • Experience with designing interlocking circuits

  • Experience with relay based logic design

  • Experience with designing microprocessor devices and software signaling logic, including troubleshooting / debugging software.

  • Experience with track and cable plan design for interlocking and non-interlocking locations.

  • Experience with developing factory and field test procedures.

  • Display problem solving and analytical skills to provide optimal solutions.

  • Display ability to think strategically as part of a group to understand and evaluate the potential impact of long-term decisions.

  • Experience supporting bids and proposals for new work.

  • Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Display excellent time management skills.

  • Display excellent organizational skills.

  • Exhibit proficiency with Microsoft Office.

  • Demonstrate competency in programming fundamentals.

  • Demonstrate competency in DC/AC circuit design and analysis.

  • Demonstrate competency in Digital Logic design.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.