Control Engineer / Software Engineer

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Date: 4 Sep 2023

Location: Mannheim, DE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:344241 


At Alstom, we understand transport networks and what moves people. From high-speed trains, metros, monorails, and trams, to turnkey systems, services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility, we offer our diverse customers the broadest portfolio in the industry. Every day, 74,000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.


Could you be the full-time Control Engineer/Control Software Engineer, based in Mannheim we’re looking for?


Your future role
Take on a new challenge and apply your software and control system expertise in a new cutting-edge field. You’ll report to Tran Dung (Software and Control TCIS Domain Leader) and work alongside passionate, motivated and dedicated teammates. No two days are the same, but day-to-day, you will lead a by example and advise, help, coach and support your team mates and perform control engineering activities for one or several functions from architecture to detailed specification, interface and Pure Principle Scheme or Logical Diagram.


We’ll look to you for
•    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
•    Contribute to software specification and architecture
•    Handle Change Request related to the function
•    Deliver Interface Control Document for sub system
•    Occasionally, support during train integration and validation


All about you
We value passion and attitude over experience. That’s why we don’t expect you to have every single skill. Instead, we’ve listed some that we think will help you succeed and grow in this role:  
•    Relevant work experience 
•    Hands-on experience in design & development software (EN-IEC 61131) 
•    Desireable Knowlage of EN 50657, EN 50128 and/or EN50129 
•    Experience in electrical and schematic design activities is valuable
•    Knowledge of network technologies and Ethernet and other industrial communication network is beneficial (MVB, CAN, IPTCOM, TRDP)
•    Fluent in English, German language is a plus


Things you’ll enjoy
Join us on a life-long transformative journey – the rail industry is here to stay, so you can grow and develop new skills and experiences throughout your career. You’ll also: 
•    Enjoy stability, challenges and a long-term career progression, free from boring daily routines
•    Collaborate with transverse teams and helpful colleagues
•    Contribute to innovative projects
•    Utilise our flexible environment
•    Steer your career in whatever direction you choose across functions and countries
•    Benefit from our investment in your development, through award-winning learning
•    Benefit from a fair and dynamic reward package that recognises your performance and potential, plus comprehensive and competitive social coverage (life, medical, pension).




You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to thrive with us. We guarantee that when you step onto one of our trains with your friends or family, you’ll be proud. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!

Important to note


As a global business, we’re an equal-opportunity employer that celebrates diversity across the 70+ countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.


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