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Job Title: Traction & Rolling Stock Installation Design Engineer Electrical
Duration: Initial 6 Months
Location: Derby
Outside IR35

Role Brief:
*Play a key role in delivering in-house design solutions for retrofit design projects.
*Take an active role in liaison with third-party design companies to ensure commonality of designs is achieved.

Knowledge/Experience Required:
*In depth practical knowledge and experience of designing the retro-fitment installation of train systems, in particular ETCS, TPWS, AWS, GSM-R, Wi-Fi, CCTV and DAS.
*The application design of standard hardware in an on-train environment and documentation of the application design for train carried systems.
*Ability to understand and capture installation design requirements (specifications, scenarios, rules, etc.) relating to the subsystem.
*Previous experience of using Solid Edge 3D CAD system.
*The ability to produce 2D electrical design information, in particular circuit diagrams, wiring diagrams, cable assembly/harness drawings, cable routing drawings etc derived from the electrical schematics.
*The ability to specify cables, connectors, terminals, conduits etc to be used in the installation design.
*The ability to produce conduit fill ratio calculations.
*Experience of leading/participating in vehicle surveys to ensure sufficient information is gathered to facilitate the production of installation designs.
*Awareness of depot procedures and site safety.
*An understanding of the approvals process required to modify a train and bring it back into service.
*Read and review requirements, creating written comments and attending reviews as required.
*Review engineering data for completeness and consistency.
*Review product installation designs to ensure adherence to guidelines and installation constraints
*Previous experience in application designs for maintenance.
*Previous experience in liaising with subcontractors throughout the whole project lifecycle.
*Experience of working to industry quality and safety standards.