Current Vacancies

Below is a list of all the vacancies currently available at Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems (UK) Ltd, in addition to the relevant job specifications.


Electronics Engineer - NPI

Location: Melksham

Closing Date: 21/12/2018

The successful candidate will be working within the Electronics NPI Team, performing integration testing on prototypes, as well as undertaking electronics PLM and configuration management. They will also be required to design and document complex printed circuit boards conforming to IPC and industry standards from schematics, parts lists, and requirements supplied by various engineering disciplines.

Electronics Engineer - Services

Location: Melksham

Closing Date: 21/12/2018

A varied role covering all electronics products used in the Services business. Working in a dynamic and multi-disciplined engineering team, the successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining and developing the existing product range whilst being the lead EMC and electrical engineering authority for the department.

Financial Controller

Location: Melksham

Closing Date: 21/12/2018

Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems are looking to recruit an experienced Financial Controller to strengthen and increase the Finance function, ensuring the department meets the needs of the business as it embraces a significant period of change. The successful candidate will have several responsibilities, including, but not limited to, preparing accurate strategy and Group Accounts in line with IFRS, managing and developing the Finance Team and identifying policy/decisions to refer to head office.

IT Support Analyst - Part-Time

Location: Melksham

Closing Date: 21/12/2018

The successful candidate will provide 1st and 2nd line technical support with the occasional elements of 3rd line. Supporting over 1,000 PC's, Printers, Networks, Telephones and other IT assets across multiple Knorr-Bremse sites in the UK, you will be the first point of contact for all IT consumers and manage problem resolution through to completion. Where required, you will take part in rolls-outs, upgrades and other planned IT projects.

Project Manager

Location: Melksham

Closing Date: 21/12/2018

To lead the planning and implementation of Rail OE projects through to successful completion.

SAP Finance Business Partner

Location: Melksham

Closing Date: 21/12/2018

The successful candidate will be responsible for SAP Change Management, project activities and process improvement as directed locally / by our Head Office IT in Munich. In addition, they will be required to undertake financial analysis.

Senior Electronics Engineer – NPI

Location: Melksham

Closing Date: 21/12/2018

Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems require an experienced electronics engineers to develop our next generation of mechatronic electronic products. Working in a dynamic engineering team, the successful applicant will be involved from an electronics concept design, right through to product manufacturing and qualification.

Senior Planner

Location: Melksham

Closing Date: 21/12/2018

With a minimum of 5 years relevant experience, the successful candidate will lead the planning of KB Projects, Engineering RED, Development, REW, Aftermarket, Overhead and Project task activities.

Senior Safety / RAMS Engineer

Location: Melksham

Closing Date: 21/12/2018

Due to unprecedented levels of growth, investment and modernisation of the rail industry internationally, a requirement for an experienced Senior Safety / RAMS Engineer to join a leading global safety critical sub-system provider has arisen. The role will involve all aspects of system safety analysis, generation of Safety Cases and associated analyses in support of Rail Vehicle Safety and Reliability Assessments, predominantly for new product development and projects but also in-service support and system overhaul and upgrades.

HVAC Project Engineer

Location: Burton-upon-Trent

Closing Date: 21/12/2018

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing engineering resource and supporting the electrical requirements of the business function within the Burton HVAC facility.

Maintenance Engineer

Location: Manchester

Closing Date: 14/12/2018

The successful candidate will be responsible for the maintenance and repair of all aspects of the infrastructure at our Manchester site, including, but not limited to, machines and equipment, tooling and buildings and infrastructure.


Should you require further information about any of the above roles please email recruitment.resmlk@knorr-bremse.com, referencing the job title in the email subject.

Please note that roles may close earlier than specified should we receive sufficient applications prior to the written closing date.

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