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5241 Engineer - Electrical at SFMTA


City and County of San Francisco

Municipal Transportation Agency

5241 Engineer - Electrical

Division: Transit Division

Section/Unit: Program Delivery and Support; Transit Technology

Work Location: 1455 Market Street, 7th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94103

Work Schedule: Monday- Friday, 8:30AM- 5:30PM

The Vehicle Train Control Engineer will lead the integration of a new communications-based train control (CBTC) system with SFMTA’s Siemens S200 vehicles. The position will be responsible for the successful design, fitment, and testing of all onboard equipment necessary to fully install the system on the S200 fleet and will represent the SFMTA in project review and discussion related to onboard equipment installation. The successful applicant will have engineering experience working on communications-based train control systems and/or experience designing and engineering onboard rail electronic communications systems.

The new train control system will be delivered through a series of contracts with a CBTC vendor and other firms. The Vehicle Train Control Engineer will coordinate the design activities related to onboard vehicle equipment between the CBTC vendor, the vehicle manufacturer, and the onboard equipment installer. The Vehicle Train Control Engineer will work closely with these three parties to ensure that the delivery and installation of onboard train control equipment is completed according to the project requirements. The position will develop of an installation plan to facilitate this process and assist with the selection, training, management, and development of project engineering staff.

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