Product Designer (m/f/d)

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Date: 07-Oct-2021

Location: Braunschweig, Germany

Company: Alstom

Req ID:163321 

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.  

For our site in Braunschweig, Germany we are looking for a Product Designer. In this role you will be responsible for specifying the product and define an architecture in terms of HW/SW components that fulfills all stakeholders needs.


Key responsibilities: 


  • Capture Stakeholders Needs (Operational contexts, use cases, scenarios…)

  • Specify the product (functions, operational modes, functional performances, RAMS performances, cybersecurity requirements, external interfaces, product configurations…)

  • Define architecture of the product (logical/physical architecture including configuration/maintenance tools, HW/SW allocation, deployment strategy…) with the support of RAM/Safety/Cyber managers

  • Design the product components (refine definition of HW/SW components identified in the architecture…)

  • Verify technical choices and work products (system analysis, design reviews, work product reviews, simulation)

  • Ensure technical consistency between all stakeholders

  • Analyze technical issues identified during product/system/project V&V activities or by customer service

  • Provide technical support to engineering team, system/project teams, test and commissioning team, service, tendering

  • Contribute to product documentation (datasheet, User Manuals, Training kits)

  • Contribute to configuration management (identify/manage configuration of Product Design work products)

  • Contribute to requirement management (capture/identify/characterize/develop/allocate/trace requirements up to HW/SW components)

  • Contribute to program management (development strategy, schedule, resource, progress follow up, risks)

  • Technical follow-up for externalized development (COS)

  • Contribute to ADM standardization by reusing existing technical solutions or by implementing reusable technical solutions

  • Apply processes and standards and contribute to continuous improvement (ROE, process, …)


Educational Requirements


  • Minimum 3 years of experience in development of Computer based systems

  • Experience in Java - Software development

  • Experience according to the V-Model

  • Experience in system design

  • Experience in Model Based System Engineering (system modeling, simulation, model checking)

  • Experience in product development having cyber security requirements

  • Experience in product development having functional safety requirements (IEC61508, EN50128/50129, DO178/254, ISO26262 …)

  • Experience in product development having high availability requirements

  • Experience in product development having real time requirements

  • Experience in HW, FPGA or SW development

  • Experience in system level V&V

  • Good English skills


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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