Software Component Tester

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Date: 16-Sep-2022

Location: Katowice, PL

Company: Alstom

Req ID:305084 


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.


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.   


If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as the Component Tester (software white-box tests). We have a diverse team with people from various backgrounds, and a great team spirit in place, waiting for you to join them: don't wait, apply today! 


Purpose of the job: 

In this role person will be a part of the team that works on international projects, co-creating advanced railway onboard systems with a high level of safety: STM – EbiCab600. The team deals with the creation/development and management of an automated test environment as well as carrying out tests - creating a test specification, and conducting automated tests. The main goal is to ensure the system's reliability and demonstrate the software's quality by component tests (white-box tests of the software) using VectorCAST or other tools.


Your responsibilities will include: 

  • Setup and Configuration of component test tool based on SourceCode
  • Creation and update of Component Test Cases, Test Scripts, Execution, Review, Verification
  • Creation, Update, Review, Verification of Component Test Plans and Guides
  • Creation of Test Reports Review and Verification of Component Design Specifications
  • Retrieval and Delivery of Code and Test via repository
  • Retrieval and Delivery of Documentation via document repository
  • Retrieval, Delivery and Analysis of “Findings” / “Defects” via repository
  • Support of the Agile SW Development Teams with Component Test 


Qualifications & Skills: 

  • Experience in programming C/C++ (both)
  • Experience in scripting language programming – e. g. Python
  • Knowledge of versioning control tools Gitlab/Synergy
  • Basic knowledge of embedded
  • Fluent English 



  • Knowledge about testing SIL-4
  • Nice to know: MISRA C/C++
  • Nice to know: CENELEC 50128/50126/50129
  • Business trips, about 2 times per year
  • ISTQB certificate 
  • Agile methodology 


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. 


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

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