Train Control Engineer

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Date: 30-Jan-2023

Location: Hyderabad, TG, IN

Company: Alstom

Req ID:400211 

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

Purpose of the Job

  • He/ she manages the development of all Train Control & Information Systems (TC&IS) deliverables (sub-system, electrical and software work products) for a Projectfrom offer, specification, design ,validation to end of warranty period.

Position in the Organisation

Organisation Reporting

  • Hierarchical : Site TC&IS Metier Manager
  • Functional   : Project Engineering Manager (PrEM), Train System Engineer (TSE) of the Project

Network & Links

  • Project Engineering Manager (PrEM)
  • Train System Engineer (TSE) /Train Design Engineer (TDE)
  • RAMS, SLI, Quality
  • Internal or external suppliers
  • Certification & Validation
  • Schematic & Apparatus team

Performance Measurement/KPI’s

  • On-time delivering : 100%
  • Closure of open points or escalation : 10 open days maximum
  • Compliance to Engineering Work Package’s  (variation orders excluded) : 100%
  • Respect of Design For Quality milestones : 100% Go On Time,   in accordance with the standards or rules of his Metier
  • Respect of performances of the system provided : 100%


Accountable for :

  • Validating the TC&IS Development, Configuration, Validation and Management Plan application.
  • Achieving the specified software quality requirements detailed in System Engineering and TCMS Software Quality Plan and informs the team members of their associated responsibilities.
  • Ensuring the quality on all domain of his/her project (Schematic, Apparatus, Software…)
  • Managing the design planning and the achievement of the Design/Verification reviews in all step of the Design For Quality cycle
  • Delivering all TC & IS Engineering outputs including, TCMS RSADs, Software specification or Functional Design Description FDD, Software, Electrical Schemes and Electrical Products definition (with the support of Electrical Lead Engineer), in compliance with the Engineering Quality Cost Delay commitments.
  • Managing interface and ensure follow up of sub-systems  (electrical components, PACIS, CCTV, Multimedia, TCMS, Event recorder, Train Ground Communication, ATC/Safety equipment)
  • Ensuring standardization and maximize the carry over with previous project
  • Supporting Industrial and Manufacturing areas during First Train Assembly
  • Supporting Commissioning and Validation area during First Train tests

Responsible for :

  • Functional management of the Train Control & IS resources of his/her project
  • Formulating a design solution that fulfils the specified customer requirements by defining the architecture and performances of the TCIS subsystems and functional studies he/she is responsible for, maximizing the re-use of service-proven design patterns
  • Monitoring, control and consolidate the TC & IS work package (Work Package Review, Risk mitigation, Quality Cost Delay project target) and ensure the reporting activities to the Project Engineering Manager of the project
  • Defining the applicable TCMS configuration (low voltage scheme, apparatus, and software version) with the Train System Engineer, Train Design Engineer, Project Engineering Manager and its team.

Contributing to the return of experiences on his/her domain (Software, Schematic, Apparatus)

Knowledge & Experience

  • English language
  • Rolling stock functional engineer experiences on several train functions
  • Work package and Team management experiences
  • Hands-on electrical and schematic design activity
  • Hands-on experience in design & development of model based control systems using application tools like Control Build, Matlab / Simulink, Matrix or similar tools.
  • Knowledge of network topologies and interfaces for Serial, Ethernet, MVB and other industrial communication network.
  • Communication abilities

Team size

  • Functional reports : he/she manages about 5 persons
  • Depending on the project size, his/her scope of accountability represents a workload of up to 40 full time equivalents


  • Use the return of experience on new project, to improve TC&IS development techniques

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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