System Application Design Engineer

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Date: 19-Jul-2021

Location: Bangalore, KA, India

Company: Alstom

Req ID:[[81902]] 

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.    

What are my Key responsibilities?


  • Collaborate with the Requirement manager and Project system Application Architect and accountable to the Technical requirement allocated to system design.
  • Adhere to Signalling design principles, follows the Project plan, Change management plan and configuration management plans.
  • Analyse and confirms the need of required input to Project Engineering Manager & Interface manager
  • Being Author for the System specification, System Architecture and System Operations to get customer approval as per project plan.
  • Author of the Train movement specification as per the signalling plan and Operation plan.
  • Demonstrate the Headway performance to meet the projects/Tender requirement.
  • Define the Interface specification for the external contractors.
  • Ensures System traceability through-out the formal documentation from DOORS, up to the input & output needs (System<->PRD, System<->Sub-Systems)
  • Ensure that all Safety requirements are captured and traced through System specification and System operations.
  • Ensures the Change Management is strictly followed in the System Design.
  • Ensures verifications (document reviews, peer reviews) of system specifications.
  • Participate in the Proof reading of other sub-systems, Safety and RAM design deliverables.
  • Prepares project training and user manuals.
  • Contributes to continuous improvement/Innovation (RoE: Return on Experience, process, …)
  • Delivering the system Design documents within estimated timeline and defined workload.
  • Promoting and Practicing the Alstom Code of Ethics and adhering to the highest standards of ethical conduct.
  • Keeping close coordination with verification and validation activities and with project deployment activities, in line with the System / Subsystem Roadmap.


Educational Requirements

  • Graduate/Diploma in Engineering (Electronics and Electrical, Instrumentation, Electronics and communication) or relevant


  • Hands on experience in any Railway signaling principle such as Indian Railways,AREMA, IRSE


Industry Experience

  • Minimum 3-5 Years of professional experience in Railway Signaling domain.


  • Hands on mainline/Urban/Freight & Mining railway signaling designs.
  • Knowledge on any of the signaling sub-system such as on-board, Interlocking and HMI.
  • Worked on Signaling Design / Installation / Testing and commissioning.


Competencies & Skills

  • Knowledge on Railway Safety standards
  • Adhering to Engineering planning and deliverables
  • Hands on experience on technical writing for signaling applications.
  • Competent to interact with signaling sub-system across the project team for technical convergence.
  • Capability to analyze the technical queries from project team.
  • Software skills (VB, CAD, Visio, MS-office and Excel).
  • Fluent in English reading, writing and speaking

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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