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Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania

Req #: R128522


  • US - PA, Cranberry Township
  • US - PA (Field Location)

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Job Description:

Senior Technical Consultant – Signal Engineering – USA

Parsons is now hiring a Sr. Technical Consultant to contribute to Existing projects such as New Jersey Transit Positive Train Control (PTC) project, CBTC projects in the New York Area and other areas. This is a full- time position with benefits.

In this role, you will be responsible for writing proposals, Checking Railway Signal PTC Designs and Wayside PTC Circuits, Trouble Shooting PTC systems which may include reviewing/writing tests documentation/procedures/test and aiding with reports on train control related systems and components, primarily at back office, wayside locations and on-board locomotives and cab railcars, and implementing new PTC peripheral systems. You will work closely with our Signal Engineering Team to coordinate specific test work plans to adhere to various project schedules. Your duties will include monitoring and reporting progress of design, implementation and commissioning activities on projects with our clients of all activities.

ADDITIONAL Requirements:

15+ years of rail system experience focusing on signal/ train control systems testing, implementation, and/or commissioning.
Proficient in testing and commissioning of signal/PTC systems
Bachelors degree in engineering or equivalent education, experience and aptitude 
Ability and past experience with Railroad Signaling with CAB signals and ACSES PTC like systems.
Must have working knowledge of signaling products and "vital" and "nonvital" circuit concepts
Technical experience within systems integration and testing in development projects, is required. 
Must have good understanding of HW and SW interactions within complex systems architectures. 
Must have good written and spoken communication skills

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

A full-service engineering and construction firm, we work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions—and to help them see new possibilities.

Salary Range: 

$121,900.00 - $219,400.00

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by customer requirements and some cases federal, state, provincial or local mandates.

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

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Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania

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Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $2.7 billion in 2011, is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on transportation, environmental/infrastructure, and defense/security.

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