Senior Design Engineer- Rail \\ Traction Power

Mott MacDonald

  • Noida, India
Senior Design Engineer- Rail \\ Traction Power
Job Posted : Jul 22nd, 2021

Job Description

The Traction power group undertakes projects of various sizes, many of which are multi-disciplinary.
This role is be based in our Noida office.
Depending on project requirements, there may also be a need to travel to other locations (company or client, office or site) within the overseas. The Ideal candidate will have the following

  • Design of AC & DC traction power distribution solutions for rail and transit projects including providing technical input and project management;
  • Solid experience of traction power distribution design engineering and an appreciation of related European Cenelec standards;
  • Experience of issues associated with earthing and bonding of such systems and also including in AC/DC interface areas;
  • Experience of traction power scheme modelling using the any equivalent traction load flow software packages;
  • Engineering of MV distribution systems;
  • Experience in EMI/EMC management will be advantage;
  • Familiar with Network Rail standard and GRIP Process;
  • Able to hold competent technical discussions with Client representatives;
  • Consistent record in running the delivery of consultancy projects (monitoring progress and resource usage, identifying risks to project delivery, communicating with the client, etc.);
  • Very good time management skills and the ability to work under tight deadlines.

Candidate Specification:-

  • First Degree in Electrical Engineering or relevant subject.
  • 7-12 years’ experience in traction power engineering within a Railway design and build or consultancy business.
  • A Chartered engineer (CEng) or Incorporated Engineer (IEng) or working towards CEng/IEng.
  • Trained in both MicroStation and AutoCAD CAD environments.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, good interpersonal skills.

Desired competencies / skills:-

  • Ability to work on Load flow modelling, Excel, Mathcad or for complex studies and calculations.


  • Noida, India.

Company Overview:-

Mott MacDonald is a global engineering, management and development consultancy focused on guiding our clients through many of the planet’s most intricate challenges. Our network of experts, active in 150 countries, finds opportunities in complexity, turning obstacles into elegant, sustainable solutions. By looking at problems from a fresh angle, we aim to add value at every stage, for our clients – you – and the lives you touch every day. Improvement is at the heart of what we offer: better economic development, better social and environmental outcomes, better businesses, and a better return on your investment.