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Power Distribution Engineer

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Home Based
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 11/04/2019
  • Duration: 2 month
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Key responsibilities (describe key responsibilities in order of importance and specify the approximate amount of time, e.g. in % related to the typical business cycle)


Support the Power Supply lead engineer to direct, manage and report for power supply design activates, deliverables including the power supplier supplier coordination, design follow-up and sign-off.



Review/Prepare all necessary design for Ps&D systems. Implement ,workaround Plans to mitigate adverse effects of delays on the contract schedule.



Prepare/ present reviews, weekly and monthly reports to management. Collect all signalling data for compliance matrix process and RAMS.

Provide integrated reporting on progress, delay from sub-systems level to integration level.



Support the integration team to Interface with partners to ensure Bombardier interface requirements are understood and met for Power Supply and Power Rail system scope of work.

Interact between with partners and subcontractors and home office staff. Ensure each party is fed designs to review and that comments are incorporated.

Support the system integration team to Interface with parties (subsystems design leads) to ensure fully completion of relevant ICD (Interface Control Document) between Traction Power System scope and other sub-systems and partners.



Responsible to provide testing procedure for relevant systems to T&C manager.


A. Job Requirements

Qualifications & Functional Knowledge


· Bachelor in Engineering

Relevant experience required (i.e. directly linked to the requirements of the position/role)

· minimum 5 years of experience in Railway project and strong design/engineering capability in Power Supply and Distribution systems of railway systems, DC and AC, including competence in Earthing and Bonding engineering.

Specialized or cross-functional knowledge / relevant experience required by the position/role

· Traction Power engineering and project delivery in the same business;

· Working knowledge of planning & scheduling criteria;

· Good Knowledge of earthing and bonding;

· Good knowledge of starry current and stray current mitigation;

· Ability to work in a team environment and interface;

· Excellent interpersonal, communication and problem solving skills;

· Skill on all systems used in Railway project. Capable of looking on global picture (integrated tests); and

· Well aware of sequence of tests to be able to build a working programme.

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