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Transportation Technology Center Engineer (Mechanical and Vehicle Train Interaction) in Pueblo, Colorado

Position: Engineer (Mechanical and Vehicle Train Interaction)Duties: The staff engineer for test and analytical projects providesprofessional engineering and scientific services to internal and externalcustomers as directed by the VP-Engineering Services, focusing on mechanicalsystems, dynamics, and vehicle-track interaction. Participates in railroadfield testing, data analysis, report writing, using mathematicalmodels, and enacting project management. Depending on projectrequirements, some domestic and/or international travel (5-10%) maybe requiredThe conditions herein represent those that an employee must meet to performthis job's essential functions successfully. Reasonable accommodations maybe made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential jobfunctions.Environment: Office and field environments. Must be able to walk in anindustrial and/or railroad environment, including uneven surfaces such asballast.Vision: See in the normal visual range with or without correction; visionsufficient to read computer screens and printed documents.Hearing: Hear in the normal audio range with or without correction.Requirements:Bachelor's degree in Engineering or closely related field.Driver's LicenseOther Requirements:Must demonstrate good analytical capability and have a working knowledge ofrecognized software packages for data analysis.Experience analyzing, testing, and/or modeling dynamic systems.Excellent verbal and written communication skills.Must know/experience designing experiments, data collection methods,data analysis methods, authoring technical papers/reports, and makingtechnical presentations.The capability to read and interpret data.Preferred Skills: Bachelor's degree in Engineering and at least two yearsof experience applying engineering principles; or Master's degree inEngineering in lieu of experience.Knowledge/experience in wheel/rail contact issues and rail vehicledynamics, including testing associated with each.Experience in the use of rail vehicle/track interaction or multi-bodydynamics software such as NUCARS , Vampire , or Simpack.Experience with track geometry measurements and analysis.Familiarity with various instrumentation and data collection systems.Experience with project management.Proficient in the use of AutoCAD, Solidworks, Minitab , MATLAB, andMicrosoft Office.Demonstrated experience with writing technical reports and presenting results.Proficient in the application of statistical analysis methods.Proficient in the use of FEA software such as ANSYS or LS-DYNA.Experience with programming in MATLAB, Visual Basic, C, C++, C#, and Fortran.Wage: $60,000.00 - $65,000.00 Year, exemptShift: Monday-Friday, 7AM -4:30PMBenefits: Medical, dental, vision, railroad retirement,401(k), AAR pension, vacation, and sick leave, ten paid holiday,life and LTD insurance, wellness, tuition reimbursement, and EAP.Application Instructions: If you meet the minimum requirements for thisposition, please click on How to Apply to view application information. Youmust be registered with Connecting Colorado to view the applicationinformation (registration is available at no cost)TTCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer