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2018-02-092018-03-11

Senior Electronics Hardware Engineer - R&D Rail Automation

Siemens
Munhall, PA
**Senior Electronics Hardware Engineer - R&D Rail Automation**







Locations:Munhall, Pennsylvania







Job Family: Research & Development







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Mobility



**Business Unit:** Mobility Management



**Requisition Number:** 205700



**Primary Location:** United States-Pennsylvania-Munhall



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Senior level



**Education Required Level:** Bachelor's Degree



**Travel Required:** 5%







**Division Description:**







**Siemens Mobility Division**







Committed to the safe and reliable transportation of people and goods by rail and road, Siemens Mobility designs and manufactures across the entire spectrum of rolling stock, including commuter and regional passenger trains, light rail and streetcars, metros, locomotives, passenger coaches, and high-speed trainsets. In the U.S., Siemens is providing rail vehicles, locomotives, components and systems to more than 25 agencies in cities such as D.C., New York, Boston, Sacramento, San Diego, and St. Louis.







For more information, please visit: **http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/mobility.htm**







**Job Description:**







**Siemens Rail Automation** is seeking to hire a Senior Electronics Hardware Engineer for the R&D team in the domain of **embedded** systems for rail signaling and onboard equipment. In this role, you will be responsible for design and development of new and enhancements of existing products. You will need to possess a solid understanding of **electrical** engineering, **FPGA** and digital and analog design practices, along with some background knowledge in **signal** processing and/or network communications, have experience with implementation of signal processing and/or communications algorithms in FPGA environments, and be capable of translating functional requirements into efficient working **designs** .







You will need to be a good **communicator** and have the ability to work independently, yet collaboratively, in multidisciplinary team environment. You will utilize your **technical** expertise to provide solutions to an array of difficult FPGA challenges. You must be comfortable with the application of technical theories and concepts in developmental environments and have some general knowledge of **printed circuit board design** , system engineering, and analog circuit design. You must be comfortable in an environment where quick, innovative and cost saving **solutions** work hand in hand with trouble shooting and sustaining of existing design platforms.







Were looking for someone who can display a high level of **critical thinking** in bringing successful resolution to high-impact, complex, and/or cross-functional problems. If this describes you to a T, apply now & build your career with **Siemens** !







**This Role will include the following responsibilities:**







+ Guide and Develop complex maintenance, enhancement, testing and support of existing hardware.



+ Guide the quality process by detailed execution of module, sub-system and system test procedures.



+ Guides completion of all engineering documentation to support a design effort.



+ Develop estimates for task duration, supporting the process for developing and maintaining schedules, cost and quality.



+ Develop documentation and training manuals in the use of new or modified equipment.



+ Guide review of specifications to determine hardware engineering requirements.



+ Apply advanced skills to resolve problems not covered by existing procedures or practices independently.



+ Generate design documents, block diagrams, BOMs and prototype test plan







**Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience**







+ Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering advanced degree preferred.



+ 10+ years of successful experience designing complex mixed-signal hardware featuring FPGAs, Processors, Microcontrollers, ADCs/DACs, (POL) DC/DC converters, etc.



+ Strong comprehension of FPGA development environments and tool flows along with proven ability to design, implement, sustain and document FPGA designs from component level specifications.



+ Ability to perform initial hardware/FPGA check-out and debug. Hands-on bringing up testing and validation of boards designed.



+ Qualified applicants will have a strong working knowledge of VHDL, Verilog, and/or System Verilog HDL languages.







**Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience**







+ Schematic design for multi-layer rail product PCB design. Guide PCB layout designer from placement to finish.



+ Understanding of design principles (FMEA Analysis, Reliability Analysis).



+ Knowledge of FCC guidelines for emissions and susceptibility.



+ FPGA component level integration and test plans and cost/schedule estimates for developmental activities



+ Background in digital signal processing and/or network processing FPGA applications



+ Familiarity with high-level FPGA HDL code generation tool flows (Matlab, Simulink, C/C++)



+ Experience with Safety critical/vital systems



+ Knowledge of RF



+ Demonstrate and apply comprehensive knowledge of electronics design to successful completion of assignments.



+ Leadership qualities and role model qualities demonstrated.







Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.







**Why Siemens? In addition to an incredible career growth opportunity, we offer:**







-A competitive base salary







-Excellent health/vision/dental plans, 401k match, tuition reimbursement, and 18 days of PTO to start







-Extensive training along with career development







We aim to hire top talent and provide them with opportunities to earn top dollar. Siemens is a great place to have a career in an innovative environment. If you're interested in becoming a **Senior HW Engineer** with Siemens Rail Automation, we'll offer you the support and career advancement to make it happen!







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**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**



Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.







**EEO is the Law**



Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .







**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**



Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .

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