Purpose of the Job
The Field Operations Engineer takes in charge the technical choices for the installation of a signaling system on board of a railway vehicle or trackside.
He belongs to the Field Operations Engineering team and functionally reports to the Project Field Operation Manager for projects in charge.
Objectives / responsibilities
Development of an installation technical file :
The quality of the installation depends on the following criteria :
Compliance to the installation technical constraints for the objects to be installed
The ease and quickness to install the objects
The homologability of the file and the activities related to the file
The genericity of the solutions implemented
The installation file development includes several phases :
Identification of the constraints linked with the system and the objects
Identification of the environment features (survey)
Choice of the installation concepts
Choice of the installation components (connectors, support, conduits, etc)
Follow-up of the drawings / schematics composition
Development of the methods and choices of the tools necessary for the installation execution,
identification of the gamme opératoire
Composition of the file
Follow-up of the execution on a first installation (FoC) and adjustments
Technical follow-up during the roll-out
Write documents (installation files) allowing to distribute the technical information for execution teams on field.
Coordinate the stakeholders participating in the installation technical file (designers, engineers, project managers) in order to organize the activities
Establish and use the control and monitoring tools allowing to evaluate the quality of the installation activity on the non-recurrent costs, recurrent costs and installability performance point of view (e.
g. installation hours, train immobilization duration).
Insure technical relationship with an installation subcontractor whenever the execution is subcontracted or whenever the installation file is subcontracted to external company (technical support to and control of subcontractor activities).
Provide support for tender activity for installation and commissioning for the signaling systems :
Technical support for the answer to the customer specification concerning installation and commissioning
Cost estimation for the installation and commissioning activities
Participate to the development of tools and methods linked with installation and commissioning activities in order to improve the installation and commissioning global process.
Education : Engineering Degree (Master equivalent or above) within a technical cursus : electricity, electronics, electro-mechanics or equivalent experience in industrial environment.
Largely multidisciplinary and polyvalent profile (mechanics, electric)
Basic knowledge in development of methods and gammes operatoires
Knowledge in computer science allowing to use standard informatic tools (reports) and also possibility to learn specific tools linked with the metier.
Technical knowledge of the railway world
Ability to work with remote contacts in a multidisciplinary context.
Ability to be the representative of the company for our customers
Rigorous, reliable, autonomous
Language skills :
Good knowledge of English language allowing to collaborate within a technical world
German language knowledge is an asset
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