Safety Assurance Engineer

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Date: 21-Sep-2021

Location: Katowice, Poland

Company: Alstom

Req ID:173913 

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 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  

We are currently searching for our Katowice site: the  Safety Assurance Engineer 


Purpose od The Job:

Perform the activities (under the governance/guidance of the PSAM) related to  safety assurance in the Projects and Programs (products and systems). Activities can be related to Project, System, software, hardware domains 


Key accountabilities:

  • Deliver/perform Safety analysis under the guidance of the PSAM, with the strict application of process as per Signalling Safety Instruction
  • Participate to the elaboration of the Safety Reports and the Safety Case under the guidance of the PSAM
  • Apply the safety assurance methodologies (risk acceptance criteria, safety analysis, verification and validation) defined for the project / system / product        
  • Attend periodic Safety Reviews          
  • Support actions contributing to close the findings of the assessors (Internal or External)  


Performance measurements:

  • Positive Gate Reviews     
  • Assessment Findings: Low rework due to External / Internal Assessments
  • Safety Findings: Quality of the inputs
  • Late Safety Requirements Identification   
  • Safety reviews 
  • Compliance to process


Educational Requirements

  • Advanced University or Engineering degree
  • English operational in reading and writing for technical documentation
  • System, Electrical, Electronics, Electromechanical engineering knowledge, Hardware and/or Software knowledge as desired


Education/ Competencies & Skills

  • Beginner in safety but depending of the domain specific experience is required on System, data preparation, Hardware or Software domain  
  • Desired: Some knowledge of Cenelec Standards for Safety (or equivalent standards if needed: AREMA, IEEE, etc ) and successful experience in safety assurance
  • Structured and organized
  • Fast learner
  • Resilient
  • Rigorous

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.   



Job Type:​Experienced​