Functional Safety Engineer

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Date: 7 Apr 2024

Location: Hassleholm, M, SE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:444195 


At Alstom, we understand transport networks and what moves people. From high-speed trains, metros, monorails, and trams, to turnkey systems, services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility, we offer our diverse customers the broadest portfolio in the industry. Every day, more than 80 000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.




Could you be the full-time Functional Safety Engineer in Hässleholm we’re looking for?



Your future role

Take on a new challenge and apply your expertise in a new cutting-edge field and work alongside passionate, motivated, and dedicated teammates.

You'll be responsible for managing, performing, and ensuring activities related to safety along the lifecycle of our products and subsystems and deliver safe solutions. Day-to-day, you’ll work closely with teams across the business and certified specialists across technical domains – your tasks will be to coordinate all safety assurance activities on the project, system, or product as per the safety process defined in the Signalling Safety Instructions. You’ll undertake product safety assessments, manage Hazard Log, review RAM, Cybersecurity, validation activities from a safety perspective and much more.

You’ll specifically take care of defining safety plan and manage safety workload and associated planning.


We’ll look to you for:

  • Producing assessments and applying safety assurance methodologies (risk acceptance criteria, safety analysis, verification, and validation) defined for the project / system / product  
  • Providing cost and schedule estimates
  • Producing documentation
  • Sharing expertise with colleagues and other departments.


All about you

We value passion and attitude over experience. That’s why we don’t expect you to have every single skill. Instead, we’ve listed some that we think will help you succeed and grow in this role: 

  • Degree in or passion for engineering
  • Familiarity with industry standards, laws, and regulations (CENELEC Standards for Safety or equivalent standards if needed: AREMA, IEEE) and safety methodology, concepts, and principles
  • On the job experience in in safety assurance, including some years in Railway business
  • Adaptability and a flair for time and task management
  • Being productive, collaborative and receptive
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Eagerness to share knowledge
  • Ability to envision the bigger picture and the contribution this role makes to our success.


Things you’ll enjoy

Join us on a life-long transformative journey – the rail industry is here to stay, so you can grow and develop new skills and experiences throughout your career. You’ll also:

  • Enjoy stability, challenges and a long-term career free from boring daily routines
  • Work with meaning, making a tangible impact
  • Collaborate with transverse teams and helpful colleagues
  • Contribute to innovative projects
  • Utilise our hybrid environment
  • Steer your career in whatever direction you choose across functions and countries
  • Benefit from our investment in your development, through award-winning learning
  • Progress towards RAMS Manager
  • Benefit from a fair and dynamic reward package that recognises your performance and potential, plus comprehensive and competitive social coverage (life, medical, pension).





You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to thrive with us. We guarantee that when you step onto one of our trains with your friends or family, you’ll be proud. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!


Important to note

As a global business, we’re an equal-opportunity employer that celebrates diversity across the 70+ countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.

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