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Jacobs Lead Engineer - OHLE - Q3 in India Countrywide, India

Lead Engineer - OHLE - Q3


Position: Senior Engineer - OHLE - Rail

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About the opportunity

Candidate will work on the design of AC/DC Overhead Electrification systems (OLE/OHE/OCS) for Overseas projects. This role will involve the preparation detailed design of the overhead line electrification of railway/metro line.


Proven and capable to perform complete overhead line electrification (OLE) system

Preparation of OLE Layout as per prescribed standards

Capability to prepare the specification and analysis report of OLE system

Prepare the Structure Erection Diagram and Cross section diagram

Prepare Cantilever design

Ability to prepare Catenary profiles

Prepare OLE assemblies and Component diagram

Prepare report and analysis Mast and Foundation calculations

Ability to prepare dropper schedule and OLE height analysis

Must have Experience with relevant code requirements for OLE design

Knowledge of Railway Engineering and integration of other disciplines such as traction power, track, signals and communications.

Ability to draft the drawing in MicroStation with minimal assistance.

Ability to support and mentor the Jr. engineer and drafting staff

Experience with OLE system under global design delivery will be preferable

Candidate with responsibility of complete OLE design system for oversea projects and able to work under environment of Global integration delivery. Responsible for coordination with overseas client to deliver the project with in defined timeline.

About you

Bachelor s Degree in Engineering is required

15 years of experience in OLE/OHE design

Proficient user of MICROSTATION with 2D and 3D Designs

Knowledge of Project Wise,

Knowledge of software for support structure analysis (STAAD,) will be advantageous

Strong communication skills and the cooperative ability to work with other team members at other locations.

Able to travel abroad as and when required


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Job Electrical

Primary Location India-India Countrywide-Hyderabad-IN Hyderabad

Job Type Experienced

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: ASI0001C7