System Engineer (for data integration projects)

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Date: 28-Nov-2022

Location: Madrid, ES

Company: Alstom

Req ID:341517 

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.   

Job Title

System Engineer (for data integration projects)

Duration ------ Location.

Permanent --- Madrid.

Purpose of the Job


Alstom as leader in railway industry, in his Smart Mobility division develops solutions that bring values to the data of the railway systems and provides digital services that enhance the operation and bring new values to the railway operations and its customers.

The System Engineer will take part in the design and development of Data Analytical solutions  mainly for Mobility orchestration, People flow and Signaling System applications; working with platforms and subsystems (like ATS/TMS, ATC, IXL, Telecom, CCTV and external systems and data sources like SCADAs, Ticketing, PIS, open data….) to improve either their internal project deployment operations, and also to enhance the functionality provided to final customers. 

It includes the Design specification of Cloud-base and on-premise solution, tenders specification reviews, system design proposals and detail design data integration.



Scope of Work:

-Design at System level technical solutions for project/Tenders needs.

-Define the interfaces between the involved subsystems (internal and external).

-Functional specification of the system /subsystems.

-Control and allocate tender/project requirements to various subsystems and manage overall system performance.

- Coordinate the technical solution design and the integration of subsystems, products and other technical partners.

- Ensure the consistency of the System design work in terms of reuse, compatibility with previous versions, and adequacy to market.

-Review of requirements fulfillment, interaction with validation team .


Accountabilities and resposibilities:



-Will be responsible of the assigned task in:

•           Tender requirement Analysis and technical offer elaboration.

•           Technical interface to Platforms, Subsystems and products.

•           Technical interface to Data Analytics team.

•           System Design of data analytics solution adapted to Platform/project needs.

•           Technical Management (Configuration, Change Control and Requirement),

•           Solve technical issues concerning System under Technical Direction of Mobility Analytics group leader.

•           Allocate the technical tasks between the technical teams, and be responsible for the identification and management of the interfaces between teams and sub-systems.

•           Take the responsibility for the overall performance of the system and the allocation of the performance requirements on each component to meet the system requirements and ensure that these requirements are met.

•           Control the collection of technical data and keep it up to date.

•           To participate to the Projects Reviews (Give status on System activities ).


Core Technical Skills:

Educational Requirements.

- Engineering degree. (Telecom, SW, Industrial…)

- High Level English language Skill

- High Level Spanish language Skill.

- French Language skills will be appreciated.

Technical knowledge.

- 3-5 years’ experience in as system engineer.

- General knowledge of Data Analytics and its capabilities 

- General knowledge of industrial project management processes: V-Cycle 

- Knowledge of Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban, CMMI…).

- Cloud and Kubernetes based solutions knowledge.

- Appreciated technical knowledge of railway environment and Signaling (Mainlines & Urban) solutions for:

-Systems operation and performance.

-Signaling subsystems (ATC/ATP/ATO, ERTMS, Interlocking )

-Telecom Data Transmission and processing.

-Security solution (CCTV, PA, PIS ).

- On-Site project experience (Deployment, T&C, Installation) will be a plus.

Behavioural skills


- Rigorous, team management, process oriented, result oriented.

- Must be able to work closely with the project team and provide appropriate technical solutions and support.

- Must show a proactive attitude and think about solutions to issues that may arise .

- Must have strong motivational skills and must be able to establish positive relationship with other companies to ensure maximum success for Alstom  .



Others requirements:

  • Availability to travel as required.

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.   



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