RAM Engineer

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Date: 18-Nov-2022

Location: Mannheim, DE

Company: Alstom


We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. 
We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from trains to railway infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. 

Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 80 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.

                                                                                                  RAM Engineer for our location in Mannheim, Germany


As a RAM Engineer, you are going carry out RAM, i.e. ( Reliability, Availability, Maintainability)- related activities in Projects & Programs in line with quality objectives. You are going to optimise the RAM performance while being mindful of other disciplines such as life cycle cost, safety, etc.


•Within each Project or Program, the RAM Engineer oversees carrying out the RAM activities; such as : RAM plan, RAM report, product or system-level RAM prediction, RAM monitoring plan and reports, RAM demonstration test plan and reports, and other deliverables described in the Alstom RAM instruction
•Apply the RAM Process and Methods Work Method Statements and Guidelines.
•Make Design recommendations based on RAM studies applying the ‘Design for Reliability’ and ‘ Design for Maintainability’ guidelines, and verify adequacy of architecture choices to system or product RAM targets. 
•Specify and oversee reliability tests when required.
•During the operation and maintenance phase, the RAM Engineer validates field failure data collected by the warranty team and supplies them to the RAM Return of Experience Leader of the Centre of Excellence.;, issues the standardised 2-page RAM report.; and supplies necessary inputs to RAM Key Performance Indicators KPI
•In close coordination with the Quality function, taking part in the reliability growth management process. The performance measurements are:
Process adherence
Compliance with RAM targets
Design- for- RAM recommendations
Quality Cost Delay QCD

•Bachelor’s degree or higher in Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial or Civil Engineering; computer sciences, physics or similar.
•Preferably, coursework or certificate in RAM Engineering 
•Preferably RAM Engineering experience like RBD, FTA, FMEA, RAM predictions, Markov, IEC62380;
•Preferably professional experience in Railway Signalling
•Proficiency in Microsoft Office software;
•Demonstrate Quality, Cost, Delay commitments on delivering engineering works
•Excellent written and oral communication skills 
•Good analytical & synthetical skills;
•Strong interpersonal skills;
•Ability to adapt and passion to learn new techniques in a changing environment.
•Strong technical leadership behavioural and able to interact with multidisciplinary teams
•Well-organized, structured way of working, sociable and with a problem-solving mindset; team player interest in onboarding, mentoring, and improving others. 
•Lead and readapt an international team on multinational sites in a changing environment
•English and German at a fluent level are mandatory for this role


An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company and we offer excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance careers. We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.

Alstom is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.


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