Test & Commissioning Signalling Engineer

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Date: 26-Aug-2021

Location: Madrid, Spain

Company: Alstom

Req ID:102709 

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 38 900 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.    

Job Title



Duration --- Location

Permanent - Madrid.




  • Prepares and executes testing activities in support to one or several Projects and / or Programs initiatives or bids, for technologies of railway signalling (Interlocking, ERTMS trackside, ERTMS OB)  under the direction of his / her hierarchy and in conformance with Alstom Transport policies and standards, applicable regulations and professional standards (including EHS)
  • Executes of specific Testing activities according the testing procedure / documentation and Sub-system Leader a/o PrCOM instruction.
  • Could supports V&V team and perform test on platform / in factory as per request.
  • Complies with EHS procedures.
  • Performs activities with quality, especially Test reporting.
  • Uses the correct tools and equipment to perform the electrical and mechanical test activities. Ensures the equipment and tools in their care.
  • Uses and maintain PPE defined by EHS;
  • Alerts the hieratical superiors by any risk identified during the testing activities, and especially alerts any hieratical manager if any EHS risk is identify.
  • Generate T&C procedures aiming to cover both technical and contractual  project requirements assigned to T&C.
  • Support to services department.



Educational Requirements


  • University degree in Engineering
  • Advanced level of written and spoken English


Technical Knowledge / Experience


Minimun 2 years oworking testing signalling systems, mainly ERTMS (TRACK & OB).

Competencies of Telecomunication and Computing

Responsible for implementisn and testing computer-based hardware and software, including the components that are found inside computer equipment, as well as the actual devices that contain the computers and software tht runs on those machines

Deploy and rest networks that connect computer systems


Technical Skills/Competences


  • Proactive in order to promptly solve technical issues and anticipate all technical difficulties.
  • Rigorous to perform T&C supervision activities.
  • Comfortable in field environment, availability to national and international travels (>50%).
  • Spanish: fluent level both written and spoken is essential to fulfil this position’s demands.
  • English: fluent level both written and spoken is essential to fulfil this position’s demands.(B2).
  • Driving Licence
  • Experience on field T&C test


Behavioural  Skills / Competencies


  • Rigorous, process oriented, result oriented.
  • Must be able to work closely with the project team and provide appropriate technical solutions and support.
  • Must have strong motivational skills, and must be able to establish positive relationship with other Alstom departments to ensure maximum success for the projects.



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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