Graduate Opportunity

Rail Control Solutions – Project Management Graduate

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Bombardier Transportation is a global engineering company that’s shaping the evolution of mobility. We have a rich heritage behind us, but it’s our innovative approach that puts us at the forefront of our industry. At the heart of everything are our employees and our suppliers, with whom mobility truly begins. Join us at our major site in Derby and take pride in working on quality, leading-edge projects that drive your career forward.

At Bombardier, we see trains as more than a mode of transport. Ours is a challenging, innovative, important industry, and we see trains as the future of eco-friendly travel; as outstanding examples of design; and as exceptional feats of engineering. They’re also highly complex projects that need brilliant people to bring them to life and keep them running smoothly.

Together we move - Bombardier Transportation

Bombardier Transportation is a global mobility solution provider leading the way with the rail industry’s broadest portfolio. It covers the full spectrum of solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling to complete turnkey transport systems, e-mobility technology and data-driven maintenance services.

RCS is a Global Organisation

We are a truly global organisation. Main engineering centres are Stockholm, Katowice, Madrid, Helsinki, Pittsburgh, Bangkok, Delhi. Main solutions are CITYFLO (for mass transit, light rail and tram market), INTERFLO (for mainline and industrial market) and EBI Cab (for onboard market). We are a leading supplier of advanced driverless solutions. Safety is at the core of all our work.


We are building up in the UK to meet market demand and the rollout of the “digital railway” Currently we have a number of major active projects and we continue to look for opportunities to grow our portfolio;

  • Crossrail ETCS and Train Control,
  • South Western Railway ETCS and Train Control,
  • Heathrow Express ETCS and Train Control
  • ETCS First In Class Test Facility
  • Level Crossing renewals.

“Career Development in RCS”

In RCS you can expect to travel and work with people from different countries and cultures.

International placements are common for those that can prove themselves and have the desire.

There is opportunity to follow a career path into management, project engineering or become a specialist.

A graduate joining RCS will be expected, under supervision, to make a direct contribution to one of our projects within their first year.

With an experienced Mentor to guide you and undertaking a variety of training modules, you will work towards gaining a professional qualification while also building both technical and interpersonal skills.


You will need a minimum 2:1 Bachelor’s degree or Masters’ degree, preferably in a business, project management or technical related discipline, supported by analytical skills, commercial acumen, creative thinking and strong leadership qualities. Candidates must have excellent problem-solving skills and a passion for making things happen.

Together we move.

As part of the application process, you will need to answer a series of mandatory questions; please allocate a few minutes in going through them and answering, as they are the first shift out step.

If you have successfully completed your application, a follow up e-mail will come through in a few days, explaining in detail the next steps of the selection process (online test, phone interview, Assessment Centre), together with approximate timelines for each.

We wish you the best of luck for all the steps and look forward to getting to know you!

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Opportunity Overview

  • May 2nd, 2021
  • £28,000 + benefits
  • 2:1 and above
  • Derby
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Analytics
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Information Technology
  • Maths
  • Project Management

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