ERTMS Design Engineer TMS

Date: 13-Jun-2019

Location: Bucuresti, B, Romania

Company: Alstom

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Job title: ERTMS design engineer TMS
Based at: Romania-Bucharest
Alstom in Romania has been present for Transport, Power and Grid for over 20 years employing today over 500 people. Transport sector, now Alstom, registered major success in infrastructure, signaling and also services. The long term service agreement for the maintenance of the rolling stock of Metrorex is a major reference and shows the expertise of Alstom in this field. Alstom will continue to grow his business in Romania proposing further services for the local market and export, creating regional hub in Services and Signaling.

 We operate in the domain of Design and construction of safety critical transportation systems.

 Very accurate verification (did we do the design correctly versus the internal process?), Validation  (did we do a design meeting the customer requirements?) and integration ( is the system operating properly considering the nominal and possible degraded situations?) are mandatory as per the related Standards applicable.

The working environment is excellent in terms of possibility to learn how to master complex and modern  technology in the domain of real-time embedded systems, communication technology, System and Software engineering,  Advanced  design and validation methodology. It requires people motivated to learn, passionate to get results, ready to work as a team player and oriented to meet the customer expectation and satisfaction.

We plan to develop a specific center of excellence capable to master these competencies.

The ERTMS Design TMS Engineer position, reporting direct to System Design Manager will as a responsibility have:

Delivers software modules by ensuring detailed design and implementation of these modules.

Specific responsibilities of the role:


  • Contributes to the elaboration of (IXL) interlocking specification & architecture, in collaboration with the IXL architect.
  • Realizes development of (SW) Software of IXL modules .
  •                    o Realizes the SW of IXL modules detailed design & coding.

                       o Sets up the IXL development tool chain.

                       o Prepares and performs SW of IXL module tests and verifications of his deliverables (“Designer” tests), prior to the ones formally realized by a dedicated V&V team (depending on Safety Integrity Level and associated Product development organization).

                        o Puts the IXL workproduct under configuration management according to product Configuration Management Plan.

                        o Supports the SW of IXL /HW and HW/ SW of IXL integration, together with the HW designer.

  • Realizes sustaining of the IXL.
  • Keeps informed of the evolution of technologies through techno watch.    
  •  Through his activities, contributes to TIS standardization by reusing existing solutions or by implementing reusable solutions.
  • Keeps a strong link with the IXL architect, HW designer, RAMS and V&V departments, through the whole IXL design cycle.
  • Applies processes and standards.
  • Contributes to continuous improvement (ROE, process, …).


Qualifications & Experience

  • Upper technical education.
  • Experience in Transport or other safety critical fields industrial represents and advantage
  • English Language: advanced level
  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, Power point.

Alstom is committed to create a diverse & international working environment, that reflects the future of our industry, our clients and end-users.  As an employee, you will have a unique opportunity to continue to build your career and directly contribute to the expanding growth of the global transport industry.

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