FIVP System Architect

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Date: 27-Jan-2023

Location: Bangkok, TH

Company: Alstom

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.

Purpose of the job:

The CITYFLO product family is a Communication Based Train Control (CBTC) system for urban solution ensuring the operation and safety of metros and people movers all around the world. Cityflo System is tested in a Factory Integration and Validation Platform (FIVP) made of a software infrastructure and modules. Alstom Bangkok is looking for a FIVP System Architect having a deep interest in Signalling test system and its software tool components. You will elaborate specification, architecture and various plans (test plan, configuration management plan,...) to ensure that FIVP will be developed as per expectations to make the lab environment as much realistic as real Signalling System behaviour at site. You will be the key responsible for Safety standards application to test tool.


Key responsibilities:

  • Analyse and assess existing solution.
  • Specify requirements of the FIVP system and support specification of each testing tool component (simulators, models...).
  • Specify architecture of the FIVP system and all the internal/external interfaces between actual signalling system equipment and simulators.
  • Elaborate configuration management plan, FIVP system test plan and other plans required for FIVP certification as a tool.
  • Support developers for specification of each software simulator.
  • Identify areas of improvement, define next solutions.
  • Participate in technical meetings with System and Software engineers in Bangkok, US or France:
    • Ensure FIVP is meeting user expectation
    • Analysis, troubleshooting and bug fixing



Bachelor of Computer Engineer, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information System, Telecommunications or related field.



  • Experience in Signalling System engineering.
  • Experience in writing requirements and specifications in English.
  • Experience in defining architecture, specifying internal and external interfaces between sub-systems.
  • Knowledge of Linux, Windows Server, Networking and protocols
  • Knowledge of software development with web technologies (Docker, Kubernetes) is a plus.
  • Professional working proficiency (or above) in English is a must.
  • Autonomous, thorough, team worker, curious, quick learner, communicative.

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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