RAMS Engineer

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Date: 28-Dec-2021

Location: Bengaluru, KA, India

Company: Alstom

Req ID:128121 


We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of now and the future. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses, autonomous subways, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of 36 300 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.


Job Title & Purpose

Job Title: RAMS Engineer

 Purpose of the Job/Objective

  • Perform Reliability and Safety analyses and produce related deliverables in accordance with QCD commitments on the project(s)/program(s).
  • Apply the applicable Alstom Transport Engineering/RAMS processes & instructions.

Position in the Organisation

 Organisation Reporting

  • Hierarchical Reporting : RAMS Group Manager / Site RAMS Manager
  • Functional Reporting : Train / Subsystem Safety Engineer

Network & Links

  • Engineering Design team (SE, SSE, TxE…), Validation team, Central Engineering RAMS Team.
  • Project: Project Engineering Manager (PrEM), Project Warranty Manager (PrWM) and other Safety stakeholder from other departments (Sourcing, Industrial, etc…)
  • Integrating & Participating Units: Safety Engineers counterparts on the corresponding project(s)/program(s)
  • Service: ILS/LCC Engineer
  • External Interface: External Suppliers


KPI Measurement:

  • On Time Delivery and First Time Right
  • Compliance to Alstom Transport/Engineering processes & instructions for RAMS


Accountable for:

1.Delivering RAMS analyses compliant with QCD work packages commitments.

2.Reporting on the progress of his/her activities and alert the Train/Subsystem RAMS Engineer and N+1 in case of difficulty.

Responsible for:

1. Performing the Reliability and Safety analyses he/she is in charge of, as per the applicable Safety instructions/processes and other specific requirements committed to the Customer.

2. Addressing Customer/Independent parties (ISA, NoBo, Debo,…) comments to get its approval on the Safety/Reliability deliverables within the limits of Alstom Transport commitments.

3. Contributing to the assessment of the Safety/Reliability performance of the product and to the upstream identification of the necessary safety/Reliability requirements to ensure the achievement of the Safety/Reliability targets.

4. Applying the Alstom Transport/Engineering rules & processes to his / her activities in particular those dedicated to Safety/Reliability activities.

5. Having a pro-active challenging view on the Safety/Reliability data/results he/she handles to enhance the adequacy/consistency of the Safety/Reliability studies and requirements. 

6. Seeking for the technical understanding of the Alstom Transport products in order to better assess their safety/Reliability performance and potential areas of improvement.

7. Adopting a product-oriented mindset in performing his/her studies to foster the capitalisation of the results of the studies towards the product Reliability and Safety performance.

Job Specifications

Knowledge & Experience:

  • Railway RAMS analysis and demonstration methods and tools.
  • RBD, Reliability Allocation, IHA, SHA, PHA, FMECA, Reliability Prediction, FTA. CENELEC Standards (EN 50126, EN 50129); MIL-217, IEC 62380, MIL 882 etc.
  • Electrical and/or Electro-mechanical Engineering
  • Good communications and interpersonal skills
  • Time management skill.
  • Sense of priorities
  • Structured and organised with hands-on approach
  • English operational in reading and writing for technical documentation 

We believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce is a lever to running a sustainable and successful business. We are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.