Bogie Brake Engineer

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Date: 12 May 2023

Location: Bangalore, KA, IN

Company: Alstom

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   

Job TitleBogie Brake Engineer

Purpose of the Job:

  • Guarantee together with the Integrators, the validation of braking functional performances at tenders and projects level (from sizing calculations, equipment choice, bench tests to line tests)
  • Ensure creation, durability, and evolution of design standards (software, methods, bodies database)


Position in the Organization

Organization Structure:

  • Design office - Engineering  
  • Department – Bogie
  • Reporting Hierarchy: Bogie System Manager

Network & Links:

  • PrEM Project team
  • Integration team
  • Supplier
  • Customer


Performance Measurement/KPI’s

  • Department’s QCD KPIs
  • Competency and Training plan for the team - Year on Year Growth as per Road Map 
  • Innovation and R&D project execution Min 2 in year
  • 100% on-time delivery
  • Closure of open-points or escalation: As per Project deadline 
  • 100% Compliance to Engineering Work Package (variation orders excluded) 


  • Perform performance and thermal calculations for projects, tenders and R&D.
  • Write braking and equipment general specifications. §
  • Manage each project as specific project, respecting quality, cost and deadline commitments §
  • Specify and validate braking tests at bench §
  • Participate with the integrators to line tests specification and follow-up. §
  • Make live the interfaces with the integrators, feedback and issues solution §
  • Deliver the good solutions created on the occasion of reviews. In the end, make calculations tools and validation files available, ensuring delivery, training and (internal and external) technical support. §
  • Participate to technological watch in his area together with brakes buyers, §
  • Ensure the creation of databank together with the Review Standardization Department and the Suppliers

Job Specifications

Knowledge & Experience:

  • Bachelor  degree in mechanical/ similar stream 
  • Minimum experience of 5 yrs

Technical Knowledge / Experience

  • Good knowledge of friction materials
  • English compulsory

Technical Skills

  • 1st significant experience in brake domain.

Behavioural Competencies

  • Rigorous, autonomous and proactive
  • Team spirit
  • Stress-resistant 

An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.

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