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Rail Operation and Simulation Analyst Student

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21d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship


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  • You must be a motivated engineering student with strong analytical skills and a passion for rail operations. Proficient in programming, able to work independently, quick learner, excellent communicator, and adaptable to change. Join our team at Hatch!
  • You organize data, develop tools, analyze rail networks, and assist in producing reports for simulation and operations improvement.

Off-cycle Internship



  • We are seeking an energetic Rail operation and Simulation Analyst Student to join our Rail & Transit group for their Fall work term located in our Vancouver, British Columbia office. 


  • Qualifications:
  • Currently enrolled in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, or Systems Engineering at an accredited University.
  • Interested in computer programming and the ability to analyze and visualize large dataset are desirable.
  • Interested in and motivated to learn railway timetabling and simulation software.
  • Strong organization, interpersonal, communication, problem solving, and analytical skills.
  • Ability to work under limited supervision.
  • Self-motivated and have a strong interest in rail operation.
  • Competencies (knowledge, skill, attributes):
  • Good understanding of engineering and business fundamentals as they apply to engineering problems and projects.
  • Ability to learn quickly and to take on new challenges.
  • Collaborative team player with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Shows critical and creative thinking and problem solving and brings forward solutions for our clients' toughest challenges.
  • Adapts and embraces change.

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities



  • Supports rail network simulation by organizing infrastructure design and timetable data provided by stakeholders.
  • Develops spreadsheets or software programs to accelerate/automate the review of simulation data.
  • Assists in producing reports, presentations, and engineering documentations based on simulation results.
  • Participates in a variety of rail network analyses, studies, simulation model development or optimization, and technical report generation addressing a wide range of operating, infrastructure and performance improvement.
  • Participates in training on railway engineering components such as trackwork, signaling, rolling stock, timetabling, stabling, etc.
  • Participates in discussions on railway designs and timetabling with internal and external stakeholders.


Work type

Full time

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