Signal Design Engineer (18761)
Job Details
JACKSONVILLE, FL - Jacksonville, FL
Full Time
4 Year Degree
Up to 25%

RailPros provides comprehensive consulting services for the rail industry.  We specialize in areas of RWIC/railroad flagging, project management, observation and inspection, real estate, rail design and engineering, training, and media production.  As a leader in our industry, RailPros’ projects create long-term value for our clients from concept through operation by providing technical excellence and outstanding services.  We are seeking a Signal Design Engineer to join our growing team in Jacksonville, FL OR Omaha, NE.

Our Signal Design Engineer will provide integrated signal/train control and communications designs associated with the development of new and modified rail and transit systems for rail transit agencies, passenger, and freight railroads.


Primary Duties:


  • Assist in the development of contractor bid documents consisting of specifications, drawings, and construction or engineer’s estimates for all levels of design and construction projects.
  • Developing detailed phased system circuit and layout plans and sketches for staged cutovers of new and modified systems.
  • Some Field work is expected, and the candidate should be able to travel to project sites.






Required Qualifications:                               

  • 5-7  years’ design experience in passenger, freight, and transit signal systems
  • Thorough understanding and working knowledge of the FRA, FTA, AREMA, and FHWA rules, regulations, and requirements.
  • Working knowledge of current U.S. supplier technologies
  • Understanding and knowledge of rail and transit signaling fail safe principles.
  • Understanding and knowledge of rail and transit safety and operating concepts and principles
  • Good communication skills – verbal and written.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and/or Microstation
  • Engineering degree