Software Development Engineer (m/f/d) MCG

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Date: 08-Nov-2022

Location: Hennigsdorf, DE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:305884 

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 


If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a Software Development Engineer Mobile Communication Gateway (m/f/d) based at our site in Hennigsdorf, Germany.



The Software Development Engineer is responsible for MCG Software Development & integration activities on the assigned projects.  

Accountable for :

  • Delivery of Train Software module and integration of the module, according to his / her Engineering Work Package.
  • Deployment and application of Train Control & Information Solutions development procedures and processes on his / her project.

Responsible for :

  • Producing MPU Control Build Software Model in compliance with TCMS SwRS, SwDS and Interface Control Document, taking into account the RAMS constraints and product SRAC.
  • Developing software / modules for TCMS equipment (while assuring and maximizing the reuse of standard configurable software components 
  • Generating executable code and configuration to be loaded on the TCMS equipment:   MCG (Mobile Communications Gateway)
  • Producing the software integration plan, integrate various functions and provide reports, as applicable.
  • Providing support for Supplier interface test on TCMS Test Bench
  • Providing support during train integration, upon request. 
  • Providing support during train validation, upon request.
  • Managing the RoE of his activity for both design process and applicative function library
  • Implementing the development practices and rules as defined in the Train Control support plans (SwQAP, SwVerP, SwCCMP, TCMS Coding and Naming rules)  
  • Resolving and follow the open points of configuration management raised by the Quality Assurance of the TCMS Software
  • Managing each individual Sw module under configuration
  • He/she is member of CCB meetings.



  • Sc degree, MA or PhD graduate

  • Hands-on development experience of one or more software phases like software development, hardware-software integration etc, with minimum of 3 years’ experience. 

  • Software Engineering Mindset

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to lead a meeting internally and with suppliers, writing and synthesis ability, curiosity, and constructive spirit

  • Good communications skills

  • Very good technical understanding of complex systems interacting in a network

  • Familiarity with real-time, distributed controllers and their functioning.
  • Knowledge of real time network protocols like MVB, Ethernet, CAN, RS232, RS 485 etc 


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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