Project Architect

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Date: 05-Jun-2022

Location: Bangalore, KA, India

Company: Alstom

Req ID:199921 

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 38 900 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.    

Organizational Reporting:

Direct report to Architect Group Manager / System Engineering Head


Network & Links

Project System Application Architect works closely with :

  • System Engineering DH
  • System teams - Group managers /System Leaders / System Engineers
  • Project Engineering Manager
  • Sub System Leader
  • CBTC System & Product Team
  • Safety Assurance Manager
  • Tender Team – Bid Manager / Bid technical Manager


Communication & Interfaces

  • Project team / Tender Team
  • Platform Team
  • Customer



In the frame of deployment activities for Signaling Projects, the Project system Application Architect shall be the technical referent of the Project.



  • Coordination with Customer to explain the technical solution (presentations/discussions), to conduct design reviews & to resolve the technical issues.
  • Specify and implement independently the technical solution [Generic & Project Specific] -Define the global solution/architecture, Technical choices,  functionality at project level.
  • Provide Technical expertise and review coordinated design with various external system contractors.
  • Review all major technical specifications [System Requirement specifications, System Architecture, Train movement specifications, System Operational Context Description, System Configuration Rules] & detailed design [Train characteristics document, Signalling Scheme Plan, RTI etc.]
  • Coordinate with all signalling sub system to help defining the technical solution
  • Participate in Pre-Tendering activities for emerging markets - Meeting Customer to explain ALSTOM CBTC Solution.
  • During pre-tendering phases, present and defend Alstom Transport solutions to Customers in order to guide Request for Proposals writings. Participate to Questions & Answers sessions proposed by
  • Working as an Tender architect - Identifying Tender requirements, define the GAP & define solution to comply technical requirement
  • Deciding the architecture & functionalities for the tender design w.r.t the contract & available CBTC Solution baseline.

Qualifications & Skills:

Experience of 8 years minimum in Railway Signaling System.



Engineering Graduate/ Diploma in Electronics, Electrical or Industrial Control systems



  • Rigorous, autonomous, good analytic and synthesis skills.
  • Good technical coordination (Meetings, CCB, Reviews).
  • Good communication and reporting skills.
  • English: written and verbal.


 Technical Competency & Experience:

  • Technical knowledge in railway signaling (Priority can be given to the individuals with experience in the CBTC System design)
  • Knowledge and understanding of Indian railway signaling principles.
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills.
  • Ability to build and maintain constructive relationships with stakeholders of project and other colleagues
  • Ability to perform multitasking on need basis

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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