Signal Engineer

Post Date

Jun 06, 2024



ZIP/Postal Code

Sep 13, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type



Electrical Engineering

Req #


Pay Rate

$100k - $160k (estimate)

Job Description

* Develop and review complex signal circuit designs and software;

* Create and test complex software for signal systems;

* Perform design calculations, including headway analysis, safe braking, and power draw;

* Assist in the creation of cost estimates for signal engineering, material, installation, and testing;

* Write and review technical proposals for signaling projects;

* Meet with customers to review technical details of the project;

* Lead the factory and field testing of signal systems;

* Mentor and train junior engineers.

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Required Skills & Experience

* 7+ years of freight or transit signal system design experience with a diverse knowledge of systems and equipment;

* Experience with railroad train control systems including: train to wayside control systems, CAB systems, power frequency track circuits, audio frequency track circuits;

* Experience with communication systems including: vital and non-vital fiber communication, radio communication, train to wayside communication, and positive train control;

* Experience with grade crossing warning systems including: predictors, DC track starts, solid state crossing controllers, and grade crossing warning devices;

* Ideal candidate will have field experience with testing and troubleshooting on transit systems;

* Must be able to work independently and within a team;

* Understanding of FRA, FTA, and AREMA rules and guidelines.

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.