Software Designer C/C++ PLC

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Date: 25-Nov-2022

Location: Katowice, PL

Company: Alstom

Req ID:377502 


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 75,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide.


Key accountabilities:

  • Contribute to the elaboration of the software specification & architecture, in collaboration with the software architect
  • Develop software components
  • Perform the software components detailed design & coding
  • PLC Programming
  • Set up the software development tool chain
  • Specify, design, prepare and perform tests and verifications of his / her deliverables
  • Put software work products under configuration management
  • Support software / software integration, together with the other software designers
  • Support hardware / software integration, together with the hardware designers
  • Essentials: knowledge and experience in complex software&hardaware architectures , associated tools (GIT, SVN, JIRA, DOORS) C/C++ testing embdedded experience.



  • University Degree in Engineering 
  • About 3-5 years proven experience in a similar role
  • Demonstrated skills in defining, implementing, diagnosing and correcting embedded systems.
  • Code is written and executed on PLC (code is vritten in C/C++ executed on PLC provided by B&R)
  • Desired competencies: communication, initiative, problem solving, initiative, teamwork and innovation
  • Language skills required advanced English and Polish.
  • Knowledge of RS232, usb, ethenet serial protocols will be an asset

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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You actively identify issues and risks and develop correction plans

You are a problem solver

You act process minded, data-driven and fact based



You accept differences

You excel in collaboration and


You actively support inclusion



Safety first

You are all responsible to make it happen

You adhere to the highest ethics and compliance rules


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