Functional Architect Safety and Signalling (m/f/d)

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Date: 02-Jun-2022

Location: Mannheim, Germany

Company: Alstom

Req ID:234423 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide

If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a Functional Architect Safety and Signalling in MannheimDe.


In this role you are responsible for the implementation of automatic train protection systems (ATP systems) on the vehicle. You have the technical responsibility for the homologation of the integration of the system on the vehicle as well as the homologation of the realized functionalities on European and national level.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Checking input requirements (TSI, NNTR, standards, customer specifications, etc.)
  • Developing standardized functions considering input requirements
  • Definition of functional specifications to define functional architecture and functional requirements applicable for involved sub systems
  • Alignment of requirements with internal and external parties, like safety and validation engineering, testing, internal and external suppliers
  • Preparation of evidence documentation and alignment with assessors


Qualifications - External

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • Fundamental knowledge of different ATP systems and the related international and national input requirements.
  • Knowledge how to developpe and implement safety related functions will be preferred
  • Significant experience in a similar role in railway
  • Fluent in English and German


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law.