ICC Application Design Lead

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Date: 08-Oct-2021

Location: Bengaluru, KA, India

Company: Alstom

Req ID:156784 

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.  

Organisational Structure

TIS RC TMS Engineering Department 


Organisational Reporting

Direct report line to Domain / Metier Leader  


Key Network & Links

TMS Engineering Manager, TMS Leader, Other TMS Group Managers (peers.), Design Authority(s), Architect, TMS Product Leader, Domain/Metier Leader


Overall Purpose of the role:

•    Manage / Coordinate / Perform the Integration/Application of the various components of the system (software, configurations, hardware …) for a project.



This Job description applies to various TMS Application Engineering Lead activities.

  • Manage the Integration/Application of the various components of the system (software, configurations, hardware …). 
  • Coordinate the deliveries and Integration/Application tests of the components of the system with the engineering teams.
  • Define, produce and integrate all the application data and parameters needed to customize the customer solution, at TMS Subsystem level according to the specifications and the design.
  • In charge to generate the project data configuration
  • Defines/Participates in the Project Design to define the Integration/Application test strategy, in accordance with:
    • Sub-system requirements
    • System architecture
    • Signaling Principles
  • Configures Integration/Application environment & tools (test bench, recording tools, simulated I/O, …)
  • Establishes Integration/Application procedures (test sheets) / criteria and elaborates the project ITP/ITD/ITR
  • Perform Integration/Application - internal and external interface tests :
    • Runs Integration/Application procedures (tests, …) for SW/SW and SW/HW Integration/Application and testing
    • Produces Integration/Application results report and associated Change Requests (defects)
    • Validate the Integration/Application CRs taking into account the design impact
  • Manages his/her work products under configuration management
  • Deliver the baseline to project validation (Restriction and runtime configuration  +  Tools) with release notes.
  • Support validation team as an interface for the design team
  • Support project to analyse CR
  • Cross-verifies Integration/Application procedures and criteria produced by his peers on other projects
  • Applies and ensures the application of processes and standards
  • Contributes to continuous improvement (ROE, process, tools, …)


  • Bachelors or master’s in Electrical / Electronics / Communications / Instrumentation Engineering

Technical Competency & Experience:

  • 7+ years of demonstrated experience in Software / Functional / System configuration, Integration/Application and testing
  • Knowledgeable on Software / Functional / System configuration & Integration/Application testing
  • Experience in Automatic Train Supervision/Central Control Centre/Train management System / Signalling principles
  • Strong analytical skills - Ability to understand the real-time behaviour, complex systems with client/server applications (Windows, OPC,) and distributed database, XML, SQL, ) and implements configuration
  • Specifies Integration/Application test objectives, designs test cases, develops test procedures (test files and scenario), and ensures traceability vs requirements according to Requirements Management Plan
  • Ability build scenarios to analyse and or re-produce field defects in the platform environment; analyse/identify the root cause to the module level precision
  • Ability to prepare/setup automatic testing
  • Define & Manage Integration/Application platforms
  • Should have sound knowledge of Windows (Server 2012/2016, Win10), MS office tools 
  • Knowledge of OOPs concepts, C# Scripting, LINQ,  (InstallShield/VB/VBA) OPC, XML, SQL and Networking fundamentals is desirable.
  • Ability to apply internal process required for TMS Integration/Application
  • Strong working knowledge to work with cross-functional teams like safety, quality, installation, T&C ..etc.
  • Knowledge of project package delivery process and customer FAT/SAT procedure/process is desirable


Behavioural Competencies

  • Operational effectiveness - Competent
  • Teamwork and Accountability - Competent
  • Communicating with transparency - Competent
  • Ability to make decisions / Sense of urgency - Competent
  • Resilience – Competent
  • Leadership skills – Competent (Overall)
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural environment. Open to challenges and able to handle dynamic work assignments in an autonomous manner

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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