Wayside Test Engineer - CBTC

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Date: 28-Jan-2023

Location: Melbourne (AU), VIC, AU

Company: Alstom

Req ID:403249 

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 70, 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.

Reporting to the T&C Manager, we are currently recruiting for Wayside Test Engineer – CBTC  for High Capacity Signalling (HCS) to join our growing team at ALSTOM in Australia.


This is a great opportunity for a T&C Engineer where they will be working on the Melbourne Airport Rail project. It is a transformational public transport project connecting Melbourne Airport to Victoria’s regional and metropolitan train network for the first time. The role will be based in Melbourne on a Permanent, full time basis.


In this role you will:

  • Clear understanding of the Customer Needs and Acceptance Criteria.
  • Support T&C Manager on the development and management of test procedures, method statements and tools.
  • Ensure that test procedures and tools configuration are managed during the project lifecycle.
  • Coordinate and execute on-site testing including interface testing in accordance to approved method statements and test procedures.
  • Troubleshoot and provide preliminary investigation report on faults identified on-site.
  • Produce accurate Test reports after on-site testing.
  • Maintain a close coordination with the different internal stakeholders such as Engineering, Installation, V&V and metiers experts to secure the delivery of the Signalling System under commissioning.
  • Ensure T&C procedures comply with EHS Policy and Site EHS Management System.


Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum 3 year experience in Signalling Testing and Commissioning (HCS system delivery or equivalent).
  • Understand the principals of signalling and railway industry standards.  Knowledge in signalling network connections will be an advantage.
  • Able to translate site specific skills and knowledge to T&C documentation production.
  • Experienced in troubleshooting and software testing.


What We Can Offer:

  • 18 weeks paid parental leave.
  • Free gym membership.
  • Flexible working options.
  • Salary continuance insurance.
  • Bridging leave.

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. We are an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourage women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, people with disability and other minority groups to apply.

We recognise that embracing flexibility & inclusivity is the smarter way of working. Please speak with us about your individual needs or if any workplace adjustments are required. If you require any adjustments to the recruitment process please email: hr.accessibility@alstomgroup.com


As part of the application process, you will be required to undergo pre-employment reference and medical checks, including drug and alcohol.


For more information, please contact Shivagni Kumar – Talent Acquisition Specialist

E : shivagni.kumar@alstomgroup.com


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