Mainline Signaling Application Senior Design Engineer

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Date: 02-Feb-2023

Location: Istanbul, TR

Company: Alstom

Req ID:264542 

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 70000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   

What are my responsibilities?

As a signalling application Design Engineer you will be supporting the project objectives through Managing the IXL (Interlocking) Applications and Technical Drawings that support the successful completion of the project(s)

Your responsibilities include:

  • Define, produce and validate all the application data and parameters needed to customize the customer solution, either at System level or at Subsystem level (e.g. IXL, ATC, ICC, N&T, PACIS, …)
  • For IXL (Interlocking), produce Control Tables / Route Tables
  • Deliver design scheme plan layouts, Control Tables, safe HMI layouts, signaling logic application data, hardware configuration drawings, cable plans, signaling equipment rooms layout, diagnostic application data
  • Ensure the application and adherence to the reference application design methods & tools, requesting in cooperation with the Project IXL design leader deviations whenever appropriate
  • Take Ownership of the assigned tasks.
  • Participate actively to the IXL detailed design review meetings and provide activity progress reports
  • Organize and produce documental, software and hardware design deliveries accordingly to the project templates and needs
  • Support actively the Project IXL design leader and Project V&V manager in design issues debugging
  • Analyze and manage design change requests and participate actively to the definition of the HW & SW package to be delivered to the V&V, installation and Testing & Commissioning teams
  • Ensure independence of the design activity from the verification activity
  • Support  the  Project Engineering Manager (PrEM) in  the  Bill  of  Materials  (BOM)  preparation,  including  equipment codification request (CLAMP) and quantities.
  • Manage  all  documents  from  the  customer  project  to  carry  out  application  engineering studies during all project life


 What do I need to qualify for this job?

In this role, you are expected to build effective working relationships across a diverse project team, with the ultimate goal of establishing a frank and transparent dialogue with your peers.



Minimum Qualifications  

  • 5-10 years’ experience with High level of quality and details orientation, Knowledge of the rail environment will be an advantage
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Electrical - Electronic or Software)
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Problem Solver
  • Good co-ordination and communication
  • Use Technical and Industry Experience
  • Manage Conflicts of Ideas
  • Act as a Team Player
  • Should have prior experience in drawing tools such as ACAD
  • IT Skills: Excellent command of Microsoft office package



An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.   


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