Validation Engineer

Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Posted: 08/01/2019 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: ELECTRICAL ENGINEER Job Number: 19038

Full-time, direct hire role with our local client for a senior-level Safety and Validation Engineer.

Interested candidates need to have experience with railway systems and rail systems hardware and software development knowledge and experience.

In this role as Safety Engineer, you are responsible for providing assurance that the signaling systems meets safety requirements.

You will plan and perform hazard analysis, review design and test documentation, and provide insight on the suitability of the signaling system to satisfy safety requirements.

You will work with the project team to ensure compliance with internal processes and safety standards.

This position requires working on the project fromt start-up, to provide the project team with expert guidance to a successful safety assessment.


  • Bachelor's Degree in related Engineering Discipline; Master's Degree preferred
  • 3 to 10 years engineering and validation experience with railway signaling systems or other safety critical systems required
  • Understanding of safety concepts and procedures within Safety Engineering
  • Knowledge of CENELEC standards for railways.
  • Experience with hazard identification and analyses (FTA, FMEA, PHA, SHA, SSHA, IHA, OSHA), Safety architectures and CCF Analysis;
  • Knowledge of requirement engineering, management and traceability;
  • Knowledge of configuration management;
  • Knowledge of Hardware and Software design
  • Knowledge of DOORS preferred
  • Knowledge of Version Control Tools preferred

Validation and Safety Engineer - Rail Systems - 19038


Oxford Solutions is a professional staffing firm that specializes in the placement of talented professionals into challenging, career-enriching opportunities. We're based in Pittsburgh, PA, but we have openings with major clients located nationwide. We provide multiple avenues of employment to include contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement. Our well-trained staff of recruiters will work with you to help land your first job or your dream job and strive to always affect people's lives in a positive way.

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