System Engineer

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Date: 24-Feb-2021

Location: Madrid, Spain

Company: Alstom

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of now and the future. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses, autonomous subways, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of 34 500 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.

Business Title: System Engineer

Location: Madrid/MV49

Duration: Permanent


  • Complete coverage of interfaces (internal / external)
  • Capture and correctly allocate of customer requirements
  • Organization of configuration and transverse meetings
  • No project blocking issue coming from System / Sub-system Basic Design choices
  • QCD commitments



  • Develop the system documents, including plans, specifications and other technical documents.
  • Define and manage the external and internal interfaces (between Sub-Systems, Sub-contractors, Products)
  • Produce the Customer Requirements Specification and the requirement capture file including the requirements allocation to the susbsystems
  • Participate to the definition of the Functional Specification
  • Participate to the definition of the System Architecture
  • Apply the system engineering processes.
  • Ensure that the system technically fulfils the defined needs and enhancements (change requests) and that a proper system engineering approach is being followed.
  • Contribute to the definition and maintenance of the System Baselines, analyse and implement Change Requests.
  • Prepare and participate in Design Reviews.
  • Define System and provide guidelines for Sub-Subsystems implementation rules in line with system requirements
  • Organize the configuration management and the organization of transverse technical meetings for scope management : CCB, Configuration review, baselines definition. 



  • Engineer profile is a must.
  • 2-3 years experienced previous in the same position or railway sector
  • Previous project management experience preferred
  • Previous experience working on cross-functional teams
  • Previous rail industry experience preferred
  • Knowledge on Engineering tasks to be performed.
  • High English level is a must 
  • Fluent in French is desirable

We believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce is a lever to running a sustainable and successful business. We are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.

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