Train Test Validation Engineer (m/f)

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Date: 18-Jan-2022

Location: Crespin, France

Company: Alstom

Req ID:188496 

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 70000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  



If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as Train Test Validation Engineer (m/f) based at our site in Crespin, France.




Accountable for:

  • Implementing the standard process and related methodologies and tools to ensure Validation efficiency
  • Writing test procedures and test reports
  • Test Execution
  • Ensuring the timely issue of the Validation proves (including proves of lower-level systems and components) and consolidating Validation files
  • Providing structured REX to feed costing activities, and to enrich the Train Validation metier technical repository.


Responsible for:

  • EHS KPI and compliancy to EHS rules in Validation activities
  • Reviewing part of the Sub-System Validation Plan relevant to test at Train level and accepting (to be included in Train Validation Plan) or rejecting considering other possibilities
  • Managing the Train level validation activities, creating and maintaining the Validation Plan
  • Managing the Train Validation project team
  • Managing the consolidation of Train Validation commitment and performance in due time for the tender or the project
  • Approving Train System handover
  • Approving reviewing Train Test Procedures / reports
  • Managing the validation schedule, optimizing the validation sequence in relationship with the train design and configuration maturity and test means availability
  • For Validation scope establishing & organizing Technical Interface with customer, producing Customer Documents and obtaining Customer Approval when necessary




  • Experience in team and project management, multi-metiers or multi-sites team and project, including Customer and external stakeholders Technical Management
  • Train system knowledge (system analysis, railways): at least 2 years
  • Tests organization capability, knowledge of planning tools
  • Knowledge of Standards & Regulation
  • Knowledge of Work Package Management
  • Fluent in English
  • Good to have electrical habilitation level, for instance (French definitions):
  1. B2V - B2V Essai - BE Essais - BR - BC
  2. H2V - H2V Essais - HE Essais – HC


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

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.   



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