V&V Engineer (Software Test Engineer)

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Date: 19-Nov-2021

Location: Katowice, Poland

Company: Alstom

Req ID:175981 

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.  

Software Test Engineer

As a Software Test Engineer you will be involved in systems and products development included in the ETCS/ERTMS onboard solutions and support in the adaptation and application of Alstom ERTMS products.



  • 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


Key requirements

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in electrical/electronic, transportation, automation, it or equivalent work experience
  • Relevant previous experience in system integration, testing and writing documentation in development projects
  • Good understanding of HW and SW interactions within complex system architectures
  • ISTQB/ISEB certication is an advantage
  • Experience of ERTMS or other safety-critical systems is highly valued
  • Knowledge of job-specic tools (C, C + +, C #, Linux) is desirable
  • Flexibility and ability to adapt to a dynamic business environment
  • English language skills required
  • Willing to travel (nationally and international)

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​

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