Software Designer

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Date: 11-Aug-2022

Location: Bangalore, KA, India

Company: Alstom

Req ID:237747 

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 70000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   



  • Software  Designer
  • Specific Gap Dev Teams



  • Generic Teams, Project teams



  • Develop and deliver the software modules by ensuring detailed design and implementation of those modules along with module Unit Testing.




  • 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
    • Prepare and perform Sw module tests and verifications of his / her deliverables
      (“Designer” tests), prior to the ones formally performed by a dedicated V&V team
      (depending on Safety Integrity Level and associated Product development organization)
    • Put the Sw workproduct under configuration management according to product
      Configuration Management Plan
    • Support the Sw / Sw and Hw / Sw integration, together with the Hw designer
  • Sustain the Software.
  • Keep informed of the evolution of technologies through techno watch
  • Contribute to TIS standardization by reusing existing solutions or by implementing reusable solutions
  • Closely work with the the Sw architect  through the whole Sw development cycle
  • Apply processes and standards
  • Contribute to continuous improvement (RoE: Return on Experience, process,)




  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills and able to guide, influence and convince others in a matrix organization
  • 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     



  • Experienced in design and deployment methodology (V cycle, SysML, requirement management)
  • Experienced in software development in industrial environments in Ada 95
  • Good Knowledge in Software Life Cycle Process and coding guidelines
  • Troubleshooting issues reported by the various customers
  • Some knowledge on signalling system (interlocking, ATC and ATS) - Optional
  • Knowledge of network and network protocols (OPC, SOAP, 0MQ, …)
  • Knowledge of technical elements linked to modern Railway Signalling (IP networks, embedded software, XML technology) 
  • Fluent in English
  • Autonomy and proactive attitude are key success factors for this job.
  • Preffered from Engineering Captive Units or signalling companies.



  • Mandatory : C, C++ Programming with SQL Knowledge
  • Language Skills: Programming / technologies : C, C++, C#, Scripting languages (VB Script), COM/DCOM
  • Database : MS SQL Server
  • IDE : Visual Studio 10 and later versions.
  • Operating System : Microsoft Windows
  • Desirable: Model based design, Protocols – TCP/IP, SNMP, Knowledge of Signalling Domain
  • Debugging tools : WinDBG, PerfMon, GFlags.
  • Requirement management and Traceability

Qualifications & Skills:



- BE/B.Tech/M.Tech with  5+  years of software design & development experience

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.   



Job Type:​Experienced​

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