Senior Systems Integration Engineer (based any global location)

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Date: 10-Oct-2021

Location: Derby, United Kingdom

Company: Alstom

Req ID:171325 

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.  

Senior Systems Integration Engineer (based in any global location)
Position ID: 171325

If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a Senior Systems Integration Engineer based in Derby, UK (any other global location possible). 


Purpose of the role

Develop and share best practice to drive cost performance and efficiencies. Identify ways to extend the product life cycle and develop growth opportunities.



Key accountabilities: 
•    Support the Projects/Programs Engineering team to ensure that the correct technical governance is being applied (e.g. suitable design and expert input, defining and enforcing architecture/métier standards, methodologies, processes, tools and solution frameworks against which programs and projects can deliver) – focusing inwardly on the internal consistency; and outwardly on its coherence with other solutions/métiers and standards.
•    Review the technical input and subject matter expertise of the proposed design, covering areas such as the definition of requirements compliance, functional fit, technological capability, cost, and delivery capability
•    Assess the feasibility of the proposed solution (performance, delivery model and organizational fit), and propose mitigation plans
•    Engages with projects/programs to ensure technical risks are being identified and managed
•    Contribute to Design Reviews for subject matter in his/her field of critical developments and projects
•    Ensure the implementation of generic products and systems by multi-project synergies in order to optimize cost of technical solutions.
•    Propose technical innovation and roadmap development as required in answer to the business strategy of his/her field, with a constant preoccupation to make optimization on the company portfolio and internal processes.
•    Maintain view of industry and standards, and domain technical watch to guide orientation with market trends.
•    Provide pre-tendering support regarding business opportunities where expected solution does not exist in current portfolio.
•    To assist tenders to ensure consistency between the tender development needs and the programs development roadmap   
Performance measurements: 
•    Coverage of critical developments and projects by Design Reviews
CONQ reduction & 8D avoidance by early technical risks identification.



•    Graduated from a STEM university-type course
•    Chartered engineering or similar 
•    Design Authority Knowledge
•    Strong experience of design/service engineering 
•    Significant experience in the subject matter in his field
•    Experience in System Design & Methodology
•    Innovation Management
•    Significant level of expertise of his/her domain
•    Technical leadership, and technical risk management
•    Technical player, result & process driven
•    Ability to work transversally with engineering teams 
•    Positive and pro-active behavior 
•    Keep committed towards internal and external stakeholders 
•    Demonstrated capabilities in problem identification, problem solving, and decision making
•    Fluent English & good communication skills

Posting date: 12/08/2021
Closing date: 10/09/2021
Competitive salary range
Number working hours: 37 

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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