System Architect - Traffic Management System (TMS)

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Date: 17 Jul 2024

Location: Bologna, BO, IT

Company: Alstom

Req ID:454404 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide 

We are looking for a System Architect to join our TMS team. 


Purpose of the Job
    Methodic analysis of the input needs (external or internal), to design a solution that fits requirements by adapting existing items or by adding new generic/reusable entities, in accordance with team peers, design authorities and other system’s stakeholders.
    Formal modelling of the system design and requirements writing.
    Definition of external and internal interfaces of the system, aiming at standardization
    Update of the system documentation at operational, functional and constructional level.
    End-to-end ownership of design solutions, from supporting V&V team in definition of acceptance criteria to follow-up with Software Team to verify matching of system and software design.
Educational and technical knowledge
    Master’s degree in engineering or in other scientific area.
    Specific domain knowledge in mainline railway signalling – not mandatory but a key factor, especially any experience in TMS/CTC area.
    Model Based System Engineering (MBSE) and SysML knowledge – bonus for System Engineering Certification.
    Software engineering with 3 or more years of working experience in complex systems within the last 10 years.
    Understanding of structured requirements management.
    Knowledge of CENELEC EN50126 and EN50128 European norms – preferrable.
    Mandatory English language fluency – bonus for French.
Behavioral Skills
    Very keen to read and write documents, even for pre-existing matters.
    Analytical approach and ability to anticipate impacts of different design choices (e.g. performance wise).
    Capable of cooperating with other teams (e.g. safety, cybersecurity, software, V&V, bid) to get wide system understanding and to foster system’s improvements and evolutions 
    Feel comfortable working with complex systems in a variable environment.
    Available to job trips in Italy and abroad.

The position can be based in Rome or Bologna.

[1] Traffic Management System: a set of tsoftwares, tools and interfaces providing advanced features for railway traffic automation and regulation. It is the main Traffic Control Centre subsystem and can be scope of standalone project or platform level contract.

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 


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