AECOM Senior Signal Engineer in New York, New York

United States of America - New York, New York

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Senior Professional Engineer to work in our Midtown Manhattan office or other as agreed. The work will include signal design and signal design checking for railroad/rail transit systems.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop detailed signal design for transit and heavy rail clients in both relay based and microprocessor based signal systems.

  • Perform hardware designs and application software design for complex rail projects.

  • Prepares proposals and estimates in accordance with customer specifications.

  • Perform detailed check of team members’ designs (Route & Aspects, Electrical, and Schematic).

  • Participate in customer meetings and signaling design reviews.

  • Participate in factory and construction field reviews, site inspections and commissioning procedures.

  • Attending construction meetings and providing construction support.

  • Ensure signaling systems are installed, tested and commissioned as per approved designs.

  • Ensure designs adhere to necessary federal, state, and local standards and laws.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Sciences or demonstrated equivalent combination of education, skills, knowledge, abilities and experience

  • 10+ years of signal Engineering/design experience

  • Ability to plan and produce compliant signaling schemes with minimum supervision.

  • Experience with signaling standards and practices as it relates to all stages of signaling projects from design to installation and commissioning.

  • Knowledge of signaling principles, circuits, components and the implications of working with other disciplines.

  • Must have good working knowledge of Computer Aided Drafting and Design in general, specifically with MicroStation, AutoCAD or equivalent.

  • Understanding of AREMA and FRA standards.

  • Experience with Rail Road and Transit signal system designs

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Must be a good team worker and decision maker.

  • Leadership skills with a drive and commitment to excel in people management and development.

  • Good Planning, organizational and communication skills

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

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Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 194570BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.