Project Engineer II in Greater New York Area at Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc.

Date Posted: 7/7/2020

Job Snapshot


About the Division

MEPPI’s Transportation Systems Division operates North American manufacturing and testing facilities for Propulsion, Onboard power supply systems, Communications Based Train Control (CBTC), and HVAC that are specifically designed for the North American transit industry.  Our manufacturing facilities combine Mitsubishi Electric’s successful manufacturing principles along with the economic benefits of local production and sourcing of components to meet our strict manufacturing standards.  These benefits also ensure our adherence to the Buy America Act (BAA) and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE/WBE/MBE) requirements.


Mitsubishi Electric boasts a worldwide supply record spanning over fifty (50) years, across twenty-six (26) countries and over 29,000 vehicles.  Our rolling stock products are of highest quality and exceed all transit industry requirement in reliability and performance metrics.

Job Description and Requirements

Job Description

Perform all essential functions of a supporting project engineer for single or multiple TSD projects as required. Function as lead project engineer for multiple TSD products and services.

  • Work with Itami engineering to design, develop and coordinate multiple components and systems of TSD propulsion, HVAC and train communication.  Coordinate same for external component subcontractors.
  • Review order documents to ensure they meet technical requirements of contracts, including exceptions, clarification and confirmations.
  • Participate in order placement, MELCO, customer and project meetings.
  • Work with the Programs Department in the preparation and maintenance of Project Document Schedules, Contract Deliverables and other contract requirements.
  • Prepare or supervise preparation of drawings, bills of material, training manuals, maintenance manuals and documents in support of orders.  Ensure appropriate archiving of same after order completion.
  • Provide manufacturing and testing support as required.
  • Prepare & present customer training
  • Provide expertise and support in multiple disciplines to other engineers.
  • Work with Itami engineering to develop various standard components, new standard equipment and standard subsystems used in transportation systems..
  • Assure resolution of all customer and supplier technical questions.  Provide technical support to the field service organization during equipment installation, customer acceptance testing and throughout the warranty period.
  • Support TSD proposal efforts by reviewing and commenting on customer technical specifications.  Assist TSD sales in obtaining aftermarket component and service orders.
  • Further the goals and positive, professional image of the Transportation Systems Division by effective dealings with customers and other internal departments.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering plus a minimum of 3 years experience in a project related environment or with high voltage power electronic control systems, or equivalent education and experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Developed knowledge of propulsion subsystems, field installation and test experience.
  • Developed computer experience, with emphasis on MSOffice products, CAD and engineering analysis software.

Minimum Physical Requirements

  • Travel (approx. 25%) as necessary.
  • Ability to use office equipment and tools, such as: PC, photocopier, fax machine, etc.
  • Ability to communicate with others to complete work.
  • Ability to read, understand, and create technical drawings and material.
  • Ability to analyze data

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability