Weight System Engineer

Job Description

In this role, you will collect, interpret, calculate and report weight and mass properties, center of gravity, moments of inertia, longitudinal and lateral distribution, and additional technical specification requirements on each vehicle system in the Rolling Stock fleet of light rail vehicles. This role requires experience of early lifecycle mass development and control aspects of rail/platform design and optimization within a multi-disciplinary development environment and will require the capability to set and approve mass, center of gravity and inertia properties and targets for all aspects of the platform structure and equipment.


• Plan, estimate and control weights engineering tasks within span of control. 
• Approve weights analyses, mass and inertia properties and targets and carry weights approval for design drawings/models.
• Support the auxiliary System Engineers in dialogue with relevant sub-suppliers and assist in the development of the project control plan for mass, balance and inertia related matters.
• Deploy and govern weights engineering methods, processes and data within agreed span of control.
• Provide periodic reports of weight and mass properties to customers per the technical and contractual specifications.
• Provide a leadership contribution to the management and development of the weights engineering toolset and processes within the Structures discipline.
• Provide a leadership contribution to the management and development of the Weights team.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

• 4+ years engineering experience in the rail industry
• 1+ years bogie related experience
• BS in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering discipline.
• 2+ years experience in Product Lifecycle Management


Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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