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Senior Engineer-Systems

New York, NY 10007
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Job Description:

Join a team of explorers seeking innovation

We always ask, 'How can we improve this?' and we're looking for like-minded people. This is one business that's not chained to the status quo. 'Good enough' isn't good enough here. We stay ahead by keeping on top of trends, recognizing market gaps and looking to fill those gaps in ways that give us an advantage. In our diverse workforce, we encourage and guide each other to explore new ground, glad for the unique perspectives and skills every person brings. Join us in our rewarding and profitable journey.

Senior Engineer- Systems-CBTC/ Signals

Parsons is now hiring experienced Engineers with a desire to work on infrastructure projects that change the fabric of our community. Parsons extensive experience in this field, combined with your engineering knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. We need our Senior Engineers to be versatile, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team oriented environment and who have exceptional communication, analytical and management skills. In this role you will Complete a wide variety of difficult engineering assignments, applying engineering techniques and analyses within the Systems discipline for Railroad/ transit agencies. Willingness to travel or relocate to supplier, client, or construction site locations is expected

Key Roles and job description:

  • Perform/ support the Systems Engineering/ Integration function on large, complex Train control/ Signal projects for Rail Transit clients in North America, Europe & Asia.
  • Provide Engineering support in preparation of technical specifications for functional/ sub system/ testing/ maintenance & training requirements for Signal & Train Control or Communications Based Train Control (CBTC) systems.
  • Lead/ perform technical reviews of system design for transit systems with legacy and new fleet of rail cars and variable consists.
  • Perform technical design reviews of Wayside/ Carborne/ Supervisory subsystems for Automatic Train Control and/or CBTC systems; analyze requirements, prepare review comments for disposition of Contract Deliverables.
  • Perform oversight and witnessing of factory testing of Train Control subsystems prior to approval for shipment; log discrepancies and prepare reports for status of system testing
  • Monitor field implementation and testing activities for wayside, carborne and Supervisory train control systems for a range of rail vehicles and their infrastructure.
  • Support and perform oversight of Car Integration/ interface design and implementation for ATC/ CBTC projects
  • Assess performance and specification compliance for Signal & Train Control/CBTC systems.
  • Support migration/ cutover planning of CBTC/ Signal & Train Control on 'brownfield' rail transit systems.
  • Have thorough familiarity with Signals &Train Control /Communications Based Train Control Systems from key suppliers in the market such as Siemens, Hitachi, Alstom etc. in order to perform detailed design reviews of product and system submittals.


  • 5+ years of experience with the design/ review of Signaling, Data Communications, CBTC, PLC, ATS, Relay Based Train Control Systems
  • 6+ years of experience in the rail/transit industry on CBTC/ signal capital projects in North America or Europe
  • -BS degree required; preferably EE/ Computer Engineering or Communications.
  • Systems Engineering Certification desirable
  • PE desirable

The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.


Posted: 2021-10-04 Expires: 2021-11-14

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Senior Engineer-Systems

Parsons Corporation
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