Validation & Test Engineer

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Date: 06-Aug-2022

Location: Copenhagen, Denmark

Company: Alstom

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 75,000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.


Validation and test Engineer

Job ID: 310063


Do you want to join a world leader in the railway sector? Alstom Denmark is looking for an ambitious Validation and test Engineer.


As Validation & Test Engineer you will be a member of the V&V (Verification and Validation) team which defines the integration and validation test strategy and carries out the testing activities on a complex signaling project.


Signalling functionalities are tested in factory on the integrated system composed of three main sub-systems: Interlocking, Level 2 European Train Control System (ETCS) and Traffic Management System (TMS). The system also interfaces to numerous external systems and integration test activities are carried out with simulators and/or real interfacing components.


You are rigorous, reliable and proactive, welcome to our team!


Key Responsibilities


  • Define and/or review test procedures setting up relevant acceptance criteria against functional requirements and operational context descriptions.
  • Define regression test strategies for the incremental project deliveries by analysing the impact of software/data modifications on the system functionalities.
  • Support the deployment of the test environments and the implementation of test scripts.
  • Run the in-house system integration and validation tests on the system test environment in the customer laboratory.
  • Interface customer for Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) activities.
  • Analyse test results (based on observations collected during the test and the evaluation of logs collected from the equipment under test).
  • Defect reporting and follow-up with designers responsible for the different sub-systems.




  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Engineering or Computer Science.
  • 3 to 5 years in designing or testing of railway signaling systems. It is also desirable to have a training or a specific experience within railway, such as Traffic Management System (TMS) or European Train Control System (ETCS)
  • Web-basedapplications (XML, WSDL, SOAP over HTTP protocol), Virtualization and Hypervisors (Hyper-V, VMWare), Systems administration in Windows and/or Linux and/or Networking principles based on Cisco will be considered a plus.
  • Fluent in English, and preferably speak a Scandinavian language.


Job Location


The job is based in Denmark.

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?  


Why Joining Us?


Alstom in the Nordics and Russia has over 2000 employees and offices in Stockholm, Oslo, Copenhagen, and Moscow, as well as several local offices and service depots. Joining Alstom means being a part of a highly qualified international team with an inclusive and responsible culture as the foundation. We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full poential by offering excellent opportunities to grow, all while valuing and respecting our employees as individuals.


We are also providing flexibility and competitive terms and conditions.


We hope that this has caught your interest and welcome you to apply for the position as soon as possible.






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