Application design Engineer

Date: 25-Mar-2019

Location: Bangalore, KA, India

Company: Alstom

As a promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom develops and markets systems, equipment and services for the transport sector. Alstom offers a complete range of solutions (from high-speed trains to metros, tramways and e-buses), passenger solutions, customised services (maintenance, modernisation), infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Alstom is a world leader in integrated transport systems. The company recorded sales of €7.3 billion and booked €10.0 billion of orders in the 2016/17 fiscal year. Headquartered in France, Alstom is present in over 60 countries and employs 32,800 people. UNIFE report forecasts India's accessible market at 4B€ over 2016-18, with growth of 6.6%. Alstom has established a strong presence in India and is currently executing metro projects in several Indian cities including Chennai, Kochi and Lucknow where it is supplying Rolling Stock manufactured out its state of the art facility at SriCity in Andhra Pradesh. In the Mainline space, Alstom is executing Signaling & Power Supply Systems for the 343 Km. section on World Bank funded Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor. Construction of the new electric locomotive factory for manufacturing and supply of 800 units of high horse power locomotives is also in full swing at Madhepura in Bihar. Alstom has set up an Engineering Centre of Excellence in Bengaluru, and this coupled with a strong manufacturing base as well as localized supply chains, is uniquely positioned to serve customers across the globe. Today, Alstom in India employs close to 3000 people and in line with Government of India’s ‘Make in India’ policy initiative, Alstom has been investing heavily in the country in producing world class rolling stock, components, design, research and development to not only serve the domestic market, but also rest of the world. 

Required Experience/Skills

  • Minimum 4-10 experience in rail signaling domain .
  • Should have  at least completed one design cycle for any signaling project .
  • Should have clear understanding on  signal engineering process
  • Should have designed interlocking schemes,aspect charts/bit chart / Signaling interface plan .
  • Should be able to decide and design the required field devices to make signaling layout work  as per head way needs .
  • Good knowledge on selecting and sizing the right kind field devices for signaling layout . Should be skillfull to  design and configure  such as -fouling points , overlap, route, stations, zones etc.
  • Knowledge of Global Signaling products for the purposes of executing projects for interlocking and crossing applications using the VHLC, ElectrologIXS, HXP, Axle Counter, AFTAC.
  • Should have done system configuration, test procedures and produced
  • project technical design  documentation.
  • Should be capable of developing design documents & Application logic design for F&M projects . Coverage specifically to interface plans & Application logic design for North American projects.  Work closely with NAM engineering Team.


Competency expected

  • Flexible and resilience
  • Team orientation
  • Clear communication


Innovation & Creativity

Suggest improvements in the process by applying new methods/techniques for quality throughput.

Alstom is committed to create a diverse & international working environment,  that reflects the future of our industry, our clients and end-users.  As an employee, you will have a unique opportunity to continue to build your career and directly contribute to the expanding growth of the global transport industry

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