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Network Engineer - COMMS

Job Description

Are you an experienced Network Engineer with experience and have an interest in communication systems in Rail Industry?

Siemens Mobility is an outstanding place to have a career in an innovative environment. Siemens Mobility Rail Infrastructure business supplies the global markets of rail and road-bound transport with innovative products and solutions for Rail Automation, Rail Electrification and in the area of intermodal mobility, apps, and backend systems.

In this position, you will design, test and commission Communication Rail System Architecture for various clients across Australia and New Zealand.

This is your role. What part will you play?

You will:

  • Depending on the allocated projects, you would carry out a variety of network systems engineering related activities including analysis of the network system requirements, develop system/subsystem communications design, system interfaces definition, preparation of the technical documentation, system technical performance measures and system technical risk analysis.
  • Act as the Communication Network Engineering interface for your areas of responsibility to the Customer, Project Management, the Bid Group, R&D, Product Line Management, Engineering, technical interface partners, and other key stakeholders as necessary.
  • Carry out communications systems engineering, analysis, design, implementation, verification, and validation for rail projects.
  • Analyse the signalling network communications requirements in consultation with the signalling design engineers and train control design engineers.

We don’t need superheroes, just super minds.

  • For a railway signalling project, you understand and IP/MPLS networking experience and the concept of switching, routing, addressing, segmentation, LAN, WAN, concept of tunnelling, MPLS, VPNs, QoS and configuring policy-based Firewalls.
  • Expertise in design and fault analysis of IP networking systems (certifications highly regarded)
  • Diverse exposure on vendor platforms such as Juniper, Ruggedcom, HP Aruba and Westermo.
  • Solid understanding of networking security and contemporary industry trends
  • You have theoretical or some practical knowledge of the operation, benefits, and limitations of transmission systems elements, including optical fibres, microwaves, multiplexers of various technology transport and protocol converters.
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of fibre characteristics, cable structures, cable selection, physical and electrical parameters, fibre terminations, connectors, splicing, fibre testing, awareness of sources and specifications of various optical transceivers and modems to build up a Railway signalling communication network.
  • Experience in network systems engineering, systems analysis, requirements analysis and management, system design, definition, and implementation of system solutions for complex Rail Systems projects. Ideally some experience with the Siemens Mobility product and system portfolio and system related processes but experience with other major rail systems suppliers would also be very well regarded
  • Desired to have a tertiary education in ICT or Engineering disciplines
  • Unlimited working rights in Australia

What We Offer

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Career, professional & personal development
  • National & International opportunities
  • Positive, inclusive, and relaxed working environment
  • Industry-leading parental leave package
  • Novated Leasing available
  • Discounts on Goods & Services
  • Siemens Share Options

Can you see yourself, learning, growing, and succeeding here? If so, we'd like to meet you!

We support a diverse workforce.

Siemens is a proud equal opportunity employer, creating a work environment of diversity and inclusion. Our diverse workforce cultivates Innovation and Excellence and in turn, creates a workplace where our employees belong and prosper. Diversity and inclusion help us fully realise the potential of our people. As part of Siemens Ownership culture, Siemens also genuinely supports reasonable flexible working practices that empower our employees to best meet work and personal commitments.


Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility Pty Ltd

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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