Software Architect and Manager

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Date: 12-Sep-2021

Location: Bangalore, KA, India

Company: Alstom

Req ID:116904 

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.  


As a Software Manager, will deliver software modules for UHMI Product by ensuring detailed design and implementation of those modules.



  • Contribute to the elaboration of Sw specification & architecture, in collaboration with the Sw.architect
  • Perform development of Sw modules:
    • Perform the Sw modules detailed design & coding
    • Set up the Sw development tool chain
    • Put the Sw workproduct under configuration management according to product Configuration Management Plan
    • Support the Sw integration, together with the integration team
  • Sustain the Sw.
  • Keep informed of the evolution of technologies through techno watch
  • Contribute to TIS standardization by reusing existing solutions or by implementing reusable solutions
  • Keep a strong link with the Sw architect, Hw designer, RAMS and V&V departments, through the whole Sw design cycle
  • Apply processes and standards
  • Contribute to continuous improvement (RoE: Return on Experience, process,)
  • Functionally manage the Métier resources allocated to the program, provide leadership and ensure that the team fulfil efficiently its duties, including Projects technical support.
  • Shall be the Interface for all issues raised by projects on maintenance baselines

  • Co-ordinate with team to analyse and conclude on issues reported by project

  • Discuss and prioritize issues to analyse with Program Manager/Group Manager

  • Maintain a consolidated list of issues reported by all projects and share status weekly

  • Shall manage the patch delivery process (Sw, documentation, Squore).

  • Shall make sure there is no degradation in coding rules(klocwork), code coverage(Logiscope), number of test cases(ASUTF), 100% requirements traceability for all modules in the sub-system.

  • Perform pre-integration for all fixes and add more functional scenarios during unit testing.

  • Shall reproduce the issue on VAPP or playback, debug and analyse the root cause in order to fix the issue.

  • Shall have good knowledge on project configuration management (AO + Objects).

  • Shall have overall knowledge of ATS product



Qualifications & Skills:




Bachelor/Post Graduate in Engineering – IT, CS, ECE & EEE or Equivalent




  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills and able to guide, influence and convince others in a matrix organization
  • Outstanding Technical leader with proven track record in managing multi software programs towards successful delivery.
  • Be Innovative and demonstrate to peers and implement in creation of Reference Libraries, reusable codes, and model based developments
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills and able to guide, influence and convince others in a matrix organization.
  • Team Player with prior experience in working with European customer is not mandatory but preferable                                                    




  • Software Architect/Manager with 11+ Yrs of software design & development experience.
  • Preferred from Engineering Captive Units or signalling companies
  • Contribute to the elaboration of product/system specification & architecture, in collaboration with the Product architect/ System Engineering Manager
  •  Perform SW activities: ◦ Define the software requirements specifications:
  • Define the functional requirements, operational requirements, interfaces requirements and the requirements linked to performance / Safety … constraints
  • Ensure that all the requirements can be validated (testability, …) ◦ Define the software architecture:
  • Elaborate the functional and structural breakdown into SW components & modules
  • Allocate the requirements to the SW components /modules
  • Define the interfaces between the SW components / modules
  • Define the dynamical behaviour of the software ◾
  • Validate the feasibility of the solution: model simulation, mock-up ◦ Define main technical choices for SW development:
  • Select SW Tools, Methodology (ex : UML, …) & coding rules, strictly following internal process/methods & tools recommendations 
  • Select the Operating System & Software language
  • Define SW Coding strategy (ex: encoding,) ◦ Arbitrate and validate major SW design choices
  • Sustain the SW ◦ Remain informed of the evolution of technologies through techno watch
  • Contribute to TIS standardization by reusing existing solutions or by defining reusable solutions, including COTS (Component Off the Shelf)
  • Apply and ensure application of processes and standards ◦ Contribute to continuous improvement (RoE: Return of Experience, process …)


  • Language Skills:
    • C#, WPF, WCF(Optional), C++,  OPC, SQL server, WinDBG/VS-DBG, Design Patterns, Multithreading, XML, UML


  • Good to have
    • IT Skills:
    • Location for the role? Travel? If yes, how much (%): Bangalore
    • Contract Type/ Bonus (OPTIONAL)

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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