Electrical Engineer

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Date: 05-Feb-2023

Location: Madrid, ES

Company: Alstom

The future of transportation is already here. 
Alstom, with recorded sales of 7.3 billion in the 2016/17 fiscal year, is the world leader in integrated transport systems and continues to push the boundaries of innovation & digital solutions for transportation systems and e-mobility.  We are today at the forefront of providing sustainable modes of transport, with the largest range of rail solutions in the market.  Headquartered in France and present in over 60 countries,  we employ 32,800 people worldwide. 
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Job Title

Electrical Engineer - Services Spain






Madrid/ Cerro Negro


Main of the Job

Develop electrical engineering tasks on power equipment, low voltage and control-information solutions, including requirements specification, equipment and functional design, BOM definition, validation and certification activities, so that they contribute to enhance QCD performance and meet Projects and Business Unit objectives.


Organization Report:

Direct and functional reporting to the Electrical and Traction Engineering Manager - Services Spain


Netwoks& Links


Maintenance and modernization Engineers and Project Managers

Depot / Workshops Managers and Fleet Responsible

Industrialization and Operations

Tender Department – Services Spain

Designated, Notified and Assessment Bodies (Certification and Interoperability)


Universities, external laboratories



Comply with Alstom standards and Quality, Cost, Delay (QCD) commitments while performing electrical engineering tasks.

Develop engineering activities with due diligence, self-initiative, coordination, team-working and continuous improvement.

Define functional requirements and equipment technical features aligned with customer specifications.

Perform the system design, studies, calculations and complete BOM definition to enable series production or acquisition.

Secure the system validation and performances demonstration, and support Certification and Homologation processes for those new or re-designed electrical solutions, preparing and providing both technical and documentation evidences.

Apply innovative technologies and processes to electrical design, including new materials and processes, and those providing benefits in the field of preventive, corrective and predictive maintenance.

Open and trusty relationships with internal and external customers, providing the required technical clarifications and support for troubleshooting.

Effective resolution of service failures in electrical, power, and control-information components being either part of rolling stock, infrastructure or maintained facilities.

Support to tenders by providing preliminary technical definitions, studies and calculations for electrical solutions, as well as optimized design, installation, validation and homologation costs.


Training Required

Industrial Engineer, majored in Electrical Systems or Automation/Electronics (even Electrical Engineering + Master degree)

Languages: English, negotiation level. French, recommended



At least 2-year experience in electrical engineering activities within the electrical domain (power systems, low voltage, and complementary control/information solutions). Valuable railway engineering experience.

Demonstrable experience in electrical equipment design, as well as in solving technical issues, obsolescence and expertizing electrical and power equipment.

Demonstrable experience in electrical cabling definition using CAD design tools (some of E3S, NEO, ePLAN, AUTOCAD Electrical). Valuable electrical harnessing.

Valuable experience in electromechanical design and integration, including Industrial control equipment and PLC programming.

Valuable skills and experience in equipment and cabling validation and certification, including Fire & Smoke and EMC.

Valuable skills and experience in Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety (RAMS) studies


Alstom is committed to create a diverse & international working environment,  that reflects the future of our industry, our clients and end-users.  As an employee, you will have a unique opportunity to continue to build your career and directly contribute to the expanding growth of the global transport industry

Job Type:​Experienced​