Software Test Engineer

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Date: 15-May-2022

Location: Katowice, Poland

Company: Alstom

Req ID:201309 

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.  



At Alstom, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities, and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress. 


If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a Software Test Engineer. 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 : 


Software Test Engineer will take part in projects of development and maintenance wayside products. Most of the tasks will be focused in area of train detection systems (axle counters, track circuits also level crossing). 



Your responsibilities will include: 

  • Prepare Test Plans in order to verify and ensure that the system meets its design specifications and requirements within the project.  

  • Write Test Specification, Test Environment Specification, Test Record and Test Reports.  

  • Develop and execute test cases and related scripts for scenario-based testing in lab environment.  

  • Analyse test results and reported deviations from expected system behaviour.  

  • Support lab configuration setup according to technical specifications.  

  • Plan, coordinate and support of System Integration activities.  

  • Support Project Management, Project Engineering and System Engineering.  

  • Re-create, analyse and suggest potential solutions of reported errors.  

  • Interface with several internal departments, suppliers and customers.  

  • Participates in technical document reviews and prepare documents for submission to the customers and suppliers.  

  • Provides presentation of tests environments usage and tested products operation  



Qualifications & Skills: 

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Electrical/Electronic, Transportation, Automation, IT or equivalent.  

  • Relevant previous experience in system integration, manual and automation tests, testing and writing documentation in development projects is an advantage.  

  • Good understanding of HW and SW interactions within complex system architectures.  

  • Knowledge of job-specific tools (C, C + +, C #, PLC, GIT, Linux, VectorCAST, LDRA) 

  • Experience with requirement management tool (DOORS) is desirable.  

  • ISTQB/ISEB Certification is an advantage  

  • Experience of safety-critical systems is highly valued.  

  • Good English language skills required (min. B2) 




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.   

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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