System Engineer - Traction

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Date: 19 Nov 2023

Location: Hyderabad, TG, IN

Company: Alstom

Req ID:432861 

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

System Engineer (SE):

Specify one or several train functions, and associated sub-system(s) at train level and lead technically the engineering studies to reach the required performances at train level.- specific to Provide traction and energy for auxiliaries

Position in the organization:


Métier family: Engineering

  • Hierarchically, reports directly to:  Train System Engineer
  • Functionally, reports to: Project Engineering Manager (PrEM)
  • Direct functional report: NA
  • Network & link: PrEM, SSM, TxE/TPM, SE, Experts, SSE, PrRAMS, Project Manager, Sourcing, PrWM, Customer.


Accountabilities & Authorities:

Technical Accountable:

  • Performing the transverse requirement allocations to the various subsystems in close collaboration with the relevant specialists,
    • Performing requirement development, coming from reference and applicable documents from Metiers, Standards, Certification, Safety, Platform and Customer
    • Defining the Train System architecture, operational modes and functionalities taking as input the external/internal requirements
  • For non catalog components, under TSS design authority:
    • Writes the Technical Purchasing Specification (TPS0 - Short Specification) when needed.
    • Writes the TPS1 for supplier consultation and manages technical contact (TPS2) until design has been frozen
    • Drives technical relationships with suppliers with close management of QCD commitments (CbC), risks & validation (including Design Reviews with suppliers).


Technical Responsible:

  • Defining and performing Train verification strategy in close collaboration with all Engineering metiers, Certification & Validation teams and TSS Team and Participating Units.
    • Writing the train level test specifications
    • Ensuring the train integration and tuning.


Accountable for QCD and Reporting:

  • Performing reporting at project level (to TSE, via KPI) and metier level (via weekly reports)
    • Supporting TSE for implementation and update of Engineering risks mitigation plan, change order process and QCD optimisation
    Providing Return of experience to be implemented in Reference Solutions.



  • KPIs monitored through TS Dashboard, mainly:
  • OTIF
  • On-Time Design Reviews
  • Gate Review Go on Time (as a project management core team member)
  • Change and Configuration Management


Job Specifications - Knowledge & Experience :

• General technical competencies (Know-how on the train fucntions and subsystem)

• Engineering Graduate 

• More than 5 years in Railways engineering

• English • Communication skills

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. 





Job Type:​Experienced​

Job Segment: Project Manager, Technology

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