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Electrical Systems, Project Manager

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Salary: US$90000 - US$110000 per year
  • Job reference: 208851/001_1538581191
  • Sector: Project Management, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 03/10/2018

Electrical Systems, Project Manager needed for leading Global Rail/Transport Manufacturer in the Greater Chicago Area

A $4B Leading Rail and Transport Manufacturer is looking for an experience Project Manager with a strong technical aptitude for Electrical System functions. This individual will develop, maintain and enhance electrical and control systems designs for locomotives based on understanding and interpreting vehicle system requirements.

If you're looking for a challenging opportunity with a stable organization with a Global footprint - this is the role for you!

Core responsibilities:

  • Develop, maintain and enhance electrical and control system designs based on understanding and interpreting vehicle system requirements

  • Manage the planning and execution of multiple projects simultaneously

  • Develop control architectural requirements for new locomotive software order development

  • Perform system level analysis to support vehicle development

  • Capture and provide requirements to the Locomotive Control Systems Engineering Development group

  • Develop locomotive application specific software characterizations

  • Validate the final product either on control stands or in the field as required

  • Provide support to field personnel as required based on field problems related to areas of responsibility

  • Provide support to multiple production sites, as required and related to areas of responsibility

  • Serve as the departmental interface to other engineering departments, other organizations and to the end customer

Qualifications & Experience:

  • 8 years of experience developing software or systems engineering or electrical engineering

  • 3 years Project Management experience

  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or similar technical degree