Control Engineer

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Date: 26-Nov-2022

Location: Mannheim, DE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:156166 

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 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   


Control Engineer

Location: Mannheim/ Germany


Purpose of your job:

Perform control engineering activities for one or several functions from architecture to detailed specification, interface and Pure Principle Scheme or Logical Diagram LD3.


Your responsibilities:

  • Implement the development practices and rules as defined in the Train Control support plans
  • Formulate a low voltage and software control design solutions that fulfils the specified customer requirements
  • Deliver Functional Design Description, Electrical Schemes and Electrical Products definition (with the support of the Electrical Lead Engineer) in compliance with Engineering QCD (quality, cost, delay) commitments
  • Handle Change Request related to the function
  • Deliver Interface Control Document for sub system
  • Supplier interface
  • Occasionally, support during train integration and validation


Your qualifications:

  • BA degree (MA/ PhD degree are a plus)
  • Extensive relevant work experience (typically at least 3 years of relevant work experience with BSc degree but flexible)
  • Experience in electrical, electro-mechanical and automation (PLC) engineering is required
  • Hands-on experience in design & development software or using model-based development tools like Matlab/ Simulink
  • Experience in electrical and schematic design activities is valuable
  • Knowledge of network technologies and Ethernet and other industrial communication network is beneficial
  • Fluent in English and German



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​