IXL Application Design Engineer

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Date: 23-Jan-2023

Location: Gurugram, IN

Company: Alstom

The Railway industry today is characterized by both a strong and sustained growth across the world. The trends that drive this are well known:  environmental challenges, population growth, urbanization and increasing demands for mobility.   With 7.3 B€ of Sales and over 32,800 employees based in nearly 60 countries, Alstom  develop & market the most complete range of systems, equipment and services offered today in the railway sector. Today we offer our customers solutions that feature a seamless blend of diverse technologies, ensuring optimal interfaces, along with flexible implementation and real synergy in innovation




As a promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom develops and markets systems, equipment and services for the transport sector. Alstom offers a complete range of solutions (from high-speed trains to metros, tramways and e-buses), passenger solutions, customised services (maintenance, modernisation), infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Alstom is a world leader in integrated transport systems. The company recorded sales of €7.3 billion and booked €10.0 billion of orders in the 2016/17 fiscal year. Headquartered in France, Alstom is present in over 60 countries and employs 32,800 people. UNIFE report forecasts India's accessible market at 4B€ over 2016-18, with growth of 6.6%. Alstom has established a strong presence in India and is currently executing metro projects in several Indian cities including Chennai, Kochi and Lucknow where it is supplying Rolling Stock manufactured out its state of the art facility at SriCity in Andhra Pradesh. In the Mainline space, Alstom is executing Signaling & Power Supply Systems for the 343 Km. section on World Bank funded Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor. Construction of the new electric locomotive factory for manufacturing and supply of 800 units of high horse power locomotives is also in full swing at Madhepura in Bihar. Alstom has set up an Engineering Centre of Excellence in Bengaluru, and this coupled with a strong manufacturing base as well as localized supply chains, is uniquely positioned to serve customers across the globe. Today, Alstom in India employs close to 3000 people and in line with Government of India’s ‘Make in India’ policy initiative, Alstom has been investing heavily in the country in producing world class rolling stock, components, design, research and development to not only serve the domestic market, but also rest of the world.

Purpose of the Job

  • For the assigned project, verify safety related specific application data of  Cityflo650 system signaling design deliverables at a principle and sub system level in accordance with the technical constraints, project specific inputs, architectural and operational  requirements


  • Perform full verification of  Cityflo650 CBTC application design data of assigned project in accordance with the standard rules defined.
  • Test bench set up for both manual and auto testing.
  • Analysing logs and updating documentation by preparing Test reports and records
  • Identify and communicate to the verification Leader for any perceived shortcomings in the design deliverables which has potential to block verification or make it ineffective.
  • Ensure the application and adherence to the reference processes
  • Support system leader by delivering the verification reports for the assigned activities On-time with good quality.
  • Manage technical aspects of System configuration/Application design work products with regards to the verification activity required by the project
  • In accordance with the verification, raise non conformance for the anomalies identified in design during verification
  • In accordance with the verification,  Manage verification reports in the document configuration tools like Synergy and Change management.
  • Liaise with the System Design Leader or Responsible Engineer for the agreement of the anomalies identified in the Application design data during verification.
  • Support Project Safety Managers to release the Project safety case authorizing the design data for Dynamic testing/Revenue service by helping them to identify the restrictions for the anomalies identified during the design verification.

Skills & Competencies required.

  • Technical knowledge in railway signaling (Priority can be given to the individuals with experience in the CBTC System design)
  • Knowledge and understanding of Indian railway signaling principles.
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills.
  • Good communication
  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated
  • Ability to build and maintain constructive relationships with stakeholders of project and other colleagues
  • Ability to perform multitasking
  • Qualifications & Functional Knowledge


    • Graduated in Engineering (Electrical, Electronic or Computer) / Computer Sciences

    Relevant experience required (i.e. directly linked to the requirements of the position/role)

    • Experience required 4 to 7++ years
    • Experience in verification and validation of interlocking software in railway signalling fields
    • Capable to learn the new tools and has some basic knowledge in programming ex:- C programming
    • Familiarizing in Configuration management and Requirement management tool

    Specialized or cross-functional knowledge / relevant experience required by the position/role

    • Skill in Unix, Linux and Network & Communication will be required
    • Metro signalling, CBTC will be an added advantage

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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