Project Verification & Validation Engineer

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Date: 03-Oct-2022

Location: Copenhagen, DK

Company: Alstom

Req ID:323267 

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

Project Verification & Validation Engineer

Job ID: 323267


Denmark has set an ambitious goal to upgrade its entire mainline railway network with state-of-the-art ERTMS level 2 baseline 3 signalling technology. Alstom is helping to turn this ambition to reality and has started deploying the new signalling technology on the trackside infrastructure and onboard the train fleets. This technology is stable and secure, and it will drastically improve the passenger experience by reducing the number of delays and increasing transport capacity.


We are currently looking for a Project V&V engineer to be a member of our Verification and Validation team in Copenhagen and help us in completing this major signalling project.


As a member of the onboard project Verification & Validation team you will:

  • Define and/or review the test procedures for the of onboard ETCS sub-system,
  • Run tests, analyze the results and write test reports: factory integration, static commissioning onboard the trains, dynamic functional tests on test and open tracks,
  • Support the deployment and maintenance of the test bench and tools to carry-out the tests,
  • Organize and perform troubleshooting in case of failure,
  • Formalize anomaly reports,
  • Define regression regression test strategies after anomaly correction in coordination with back-office engineering team,
  • Provide support and technical expertise to the other teams,
  • Manage configuration and change management cycle related with V&V activities and documents (simulation configuration, anomaly tracking, site result reports etc.)
  • Represent Alstom in front of customers or partners, for instance to provide overview of test progress, issues, risks and opportunities.
  • Travel occasionally to project sites during commissioning phases or individual activities,



Candidate requirements:



  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Engineering or Computer Science,
  • Good analytical skill and technical curiosity is required.
  • Good knowledge in system engineering
  • Fluent in English: both written and spoken is essential to this position’s demands,
  • Understanding and experience in processes for safety critical system is beneficial e.g. requirement handling, document handling and the generic application development process,
  • Rigorous, with a good capacity for analysis and synthesis,
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills,
  • Good writing skills are required: clarity, structure and concision.



  • At least 2 years in relevant positions (systems / sub-systems integration, embedded equipment, ,electrotechnical product or software development / testing) in a highly complex and normative environment (pharma, railway signalling, aerospace, naval, defence, nuclear) would be a major asset,
  • Design and data preparation processes understanding,
  • Engineering and systems background,
  • Knowledge of railway signalling and train onboard systems will be an advantage,
  • Systematic and organized way of working,
  • Open-minded,
  • Problem setting and problem solving,
  • Sense of urgency.

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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