Reliability Availability Maintainability Safety (RAMS) Engineer - New York City, NY
December 22, 2017
New York City , New York
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
Provide engineering expertise to support the planning, design, procurement and implementation for a range of rail systems, including train control, communications, vehicles, and traction power systems.
Candidate should be capable of performing and leading Project level and technical review tasks independently for a range of rail systems.
Demonstrated ability to work well with a large, complex and diverse team to deliver complex projects.
Specific technical expertise in formal System Engineering principles is a plus.
Must be able to understand and lay out System Safety objectives on a large project and be able to identify key issues, potential solutions by using a consistent, rigorous methodology.
Demonstrate expert practitioner abilities to lead and conduct detailed reviews of complex analyses and processes.
Move between high level overview / objectives of tasks and be capable of focusing on details of functional area.
Capable of interacting on a daily basis with multiple levels of clients from the most senior management to direct labor as well as addressing the interface with contractors and consultants.
Clear understanding / or capability of appreciating User requirement context for transit projects – including Operations, Maintenance, Training, Testing and Commissioning.
• Bachelors in Engineering • 12 + Years experience with engineering projects • A minimum of 10 years specific system safety experience on a range of transit or other multi-functional projects • Experience with safety documentation preparation and review, detailed safety studies (FTA, FMEA, Hazard Identification, etc), quantified risk assessment, safety audits and safety management system oversight. • Experience with reliability, availability and maintainability (RAM) documentation review and preparation, development and management of FRACAS, detailed RAM studies or analysis (prediction, FMECA, FTA, reliability growth, etc). Additional skills in fire protection (modeling and systems safety analysis) will be an advantage.
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:
• Professional Engineering License / Safety / RAM Accreditation • Systems Integration / Engineering Qualifications/ Requirements Analysis • Hazard Identification and Analysis • Project Management accreditation