Software Test Engineer

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Date: 11-May-2022

Location: Haessleholm, Sweden

Company: Alstom

Req ID:222022 

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 


Join us as a Software Test Engineer of railway Interlocking (ILS2) functionality and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in

Hässleholm, Sweden!




  • Test case design    
    • Create test cases from requirements, scenarios and error reports (NCRs)
  • Test implementation    
    • Implement test cases in scripts for execution in proprietary test environment
    • Install, update and maintain software on both virtual as well as target hardware on the system under test
  • Test execution    
    • Perform manual and automated testing at the test facilities in Hässleholm. Analyse the behaviour of the system under test.
  • Progress reporting    
    • Report the progress, status, issues, risks and remaining work to different stakeholders (Team members, Test Coordinator and Project management as examples). 
  • Planning and Coordination  
    • Participate in Test meetings, review meetings, morning meetings and other project related meetings. Be part of Test estimation activities.



  • Analytic & structured
  • Bachelor of Engineering degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Technical experience with testing in agile development projects.
  • Understanding of HW and SW interactions within complex system architectures.
  • Good knowledge of UNIX (Linux)
  • English at a fluent level, Swedish at a fluent level is highly valued for this role.


Qualifications & Functional Knowledge that are extra valued:


  • Programming knowledge/understanding desirable (experience with programming languages like: C, C++, C#, Python)
  • Experience of railway standards or other safety-critical systems is highly valued.
  • Git/Gerrit and knowledge of DOORS, Rational Synergy or similar tools are also considered a plus.



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




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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