System Engineer (m/f)

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Date: 29-Jan-2023

Location: Katowice, PL

Company: Alstom

Req ID: 401185


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, trams, and e-buses to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signaling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where 75,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide.


Join us as a System Engineer and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in Katowice, Poland.



Your mission?

As a System Engineer you are going to be part of development and maintenance of industrial real-time embedded computer systems for rail wayside and onboard with highest fail-safe requirements & reliability within a harsh operational environment.


Your profile?


You are result and data driven and enjoy working in network. You are comfortable in an international and multi-cultural environment and on-time delivery for you is trouble-free.


Your key responsibilities?


  • System Design and Change Management over product’s life cycle
  • Requirement Management
  • Product documentation maintenance 
  • Cooperate with external suppliers and technical provider
  • Troubleshooting issues with Linux operation system
  • Failure root causes analysis
  • Take an active part in integration projects, working on hardware and operating systems compatibilities

Minimum qualifications:


  • Master of Science in Electrical Engineering/Electronics or Computer Science
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as System Engineer or in a similar role
  • Knowledge on PC architecture, networking, cyber security, electronic
  • Administration of operating systems (Linux/Unix/ FreeBSD)
  • Advanced knowledge of English and Polish



  • Requirements management
  • Commercial experience in product integration, development or maintenance
  • Development of products in harsh environments (experience in similar industrial area like aerospace, military, automotive…)
  • C programming and/or scripting language (e.g. Python)
  • Linux Kernel programming 






Why Alstom?


Alstom is the leading company in the railway 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?


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.


We are acting…



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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