T&C Lead Engineer

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Date: 26 Jun 2024

Location: New Delhi, DL, IN

Company: Alstom

Req ID:447391 


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, more than 80 000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.




Job Title (Job Code): Test & Commissioning Engineer (EN-VA-02_001)




Prepare and execute test and commissioning activities for signalling systems on field, in support to one or several projects Manage, as a team leader for T&C technicians/Engineers for wayside (Axle Counter, Point Machines, Signals, Object Controllers etc.)



Organization structure (job belongs to ...)

Regional Centre / Project Engineering or Field Operation


Reports directly to:

Project T&C Subsystem Leader


Other reporting to:

Project T&C Manager (PrCOM)


Direct reports:

T&C Engineers and Technicians


Network & Links


  • Test & Commissioning team
  • V&V team
  • Installation team
  • Quality team
  • EHS team



  • System T&C Team, subcontractors, customer representatives




Key Accountabilities

  • Prepare and execute testing activities
    • in support to one or several Projects on railway signalling systems under the direction of his / her hierarchy
    • according to the testing procedure / documentation and following Sub-system T&C Leader and / or  PrCOM instructions
  • Ensure defects identification and correction (trouble shooting)
  • In the event of a non-conformity observed during the commissioning phase, make a return experience (REX) towards the project, and ensure that all design related issues are correctly reported in the adequate tools, including the defect description and associated test context
  • Ensure follow-up of detected issues and deliver the commissioning reports.
  • Check that the test tools are in perfect working order and calibrated.
  • Support V&V team and perform test in lab as per request
  • Deliver the committed performance in terms of Quality, Costs and Deadlines and in compliance with Alstom policies, local standards and regulations (in particular EHS and Railway Safety)



Performance Measurement


  • Efficiency and proactivity during the execution of the T&C tests
  • Compliance to EHS (Zero Deviation) and Regulatory standards
  • Quality of anticipation, monitoring and reporting




Educational Requirements



  • Master/Bachelor’s degree in engineering (preferably electronics or embedded systems) or equivalent experience.
  • Good knowledge of English language (read, written, spoken)



  • Railway and signaling knowledge
  • Any other additional language is an asset




  • 7-8 years of experience in T&C or V&V activities for signaling projects.
  • Deep knowledge of T&C of signaling subsystems (Ex. ATS, On Board systems).
  • Interface with V&V, Design, Installation stakeholders.         



  • Previous testing skills
  • Knowledge of ALSTOM rules and processes
  • Quality, EHS and Railway safety


Competencies & Skills

  • Flexibility and mobility, available for short or long mission in different locations and countries
  • Available to work at night, during weekends and on public holidays
  • Rigorous & team player
  • Resilience, with an analytic way of thinking in order to solve complex system failures
  • Customer satisfaction and results orientated
  • Able to communicate in an open and clear manner with various stakeholders
  • Ability to use new technologies and tools
  • Driving license.



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 63  countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.



Job Type:​Experienced​

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