Traction Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Engineer

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Date: 17-May-2022

Location: Bangalore, India

Company: Alstom

Req ID:179448 

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.  

Job Title & Purpose

Job Title: RSC Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Engineer

Purpose of the Job: 

  • The EMC Engineer will support projects in the EMC field. His/her task will be to ensure the electromagnetic compatibility of railway products designed and manufactured by the Company.

Position in the Organisation

Organisation Reporting

  • Hierarchical: to the Site Train/Traction System
  • Functional: to the PrEM and to the EMC Chief Engineer/EMC CCN Leader

Network & Links

  • EMC Core Competence Network
  • Tenders, project, engineering, manufacturing, validation teams



Accountable for :

  • To enforce the EMC design and manufacturing rules

Responsible for:

  • To prepare during tenders the clause-by-clause of customer Specifications and the associated cost estimates.
  • To write within the framework of projects the EMC Transverse Requirements Specifications (identification of EMC requirements and allocation to sub-systems) and the EMC Control Plans (from the EMC requirements, definition of EMC activities, deliverables, design requirements and EMC tests).
  • To verify the design of products (verification of the general architecture, of the layout of subsystems and electrical interfaces, of HV/MV/LV cabling).
  • To prepare the EMC test specifications (Lab and/or Field Test Plans).
  • To verify the EMC test specifications and reports from subsystems suppliers.
  • To verify manufacturing of products (verification of the application of manufacturing rules on prototype or 1st equipment).
  • To perform the EMC tests on test bench and/or on site and to provide the associated test reports.
  • To constitute at the end of projects the EMC Compliance Files.
  • To solve EMC problems encountered on projects.
  • To participate to the definition/development/improvement of guidelines, process, design rules, reference solutions, return of experiences, design review checklists, templates of project documents, test specifications, simulation tools, test instrumentation.
  • To propose and to carry out EMC R&D actions.

Job Specifications

Knowledge & Experience

  • Engineering School with specialization in EMC if possible
  • 2 or 3 years’ experience expected in the EMC domain
  • Power electronics / Electrotechnics / Railways (Rolling Stock, Traction Equipment, Signalling, Communication equipment).
  • Sources of electromagnetic disturbances and electromagnetic phenomena.
  • EMC design rules.
  • EMC standards.
  • EMC testing (Test procedures / Test instrumentation / Practice of testing).
  • EMC numerical simulation (Tools / Practice)
  • EMC management of project
  • English conversational/writing/reading advanced level.
  • Autonomy, proactivity, reactivity, ability to communicate, to convince, to synthesize, to share information and experience within the EMC Network.



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.