Train Validation Engineer

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Date: 17 Nov 2023

Location: Bangalore, KA, IN

Company: Alstom

Req ID:417767 

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.   

Job Title & Purpose
Job Title EN-VR-04: TVE - Train Validation Engineer

Purpose of the Job 

  • He/she leads the Validation activities for the Train level during tender and project execution 
  • He/she commits and manages QCD for Train Validation (TV)

Organisation structure (Job belongs to..) 

  • Hierarchical : SCVM Site Certification & Validation Manager 
  • Functional : PrEM Project Engineering Manager

Network & Links 

  • Internal Interfaces : Train System Engineer, Project Core team, Certification and Validation managers/engineers, T&C team and Train Manager
  • External Interfaces : Suppliers, Test labs, Infrastructure, Customers and Authorities

Performance Measurement/KPI’s 

  • Validation QCD objectives achievement


Accountable for: 

  • Implementing the standard process and related methodologies and tools in order to ensure Validation efficiency 
  • Writing test procedures and test reports 
  • Test Execution
  • Ensuring the timely issue of the Validation proves (including proves of lower level systems and components) and consolidating Validation files
  • Providing structured REX to feed costing activities, and to enrich the Train Validation metier technical repository

Responsible for : 

  • EHS KPI and compliancy to EHS rules in Validation activities
  • Reviewing part of the Sub-System Validation Plan relevant to test at Train level and accepting (to be included in Train Validation Plan) or rejecting considering other possibilities 
  • Managing the Train level validation activities, creating and maintaining the Validation Plan
  • Managing the Train Validation (TV) project team
  • Managing the consolidation of Train Validation commitments and performance in due time for the tender or the project
  • Approving Train System handover
  • Approving reviewing Train Test Procedures / reports
  • Managing the validation schedule, optimizing the validation sequence in relationship with the train design and configuration maturity and test means availibility
  • For Validation scope establishing & organizing Technical Interface with customer, producing Customer Documents and obtaining Customer Approval when necessary

Educational Requirements & Experience

  • Experience in team and project management : 1 to 3 years depending on team size, multi-metiers or multi-sites team and project, including Customer and external stakeholders Technical management
  • Train system knowledge (system analysis, railways) : at least 2 years
  • Tests organization capability, knowledge of planning tools
  • Knowledge of Standards & Regulation
  • Knowledge of Work Package Management
  • Fluent in english
  • Required electrical habilitation level, for instance (french definitions) : B2V - B2V Essai - BE Essais - BR - BC H2V - H2V Essais - HE Essais – HC



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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