Onboard ATC Application Design Engineer

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Date: 27-Jul-2022

Location: Porto, 13, Portugal

Company: Alstom


Are you learning and growing in your current position?


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, trams and e-buses to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signaling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide.



Onboard ATC Application Design Engineer

(Porto or Lisbon, Portugal)



Your mission?


In collaboration with PrEM (Project Engineering Manager) and onboard system design team, support engineering for onboard systems in Portugal. Additionally, support other wayside subsystems in relation to HW design.


More specifically you will be responsible of:

  • Capturing and analyzing customer requirements related to onboard systems
  • Supporting system engineering team/onboard design team with the clarification of customer requirements
  • Supporting PrEM in technical meetings/discussions with the customer
  • Performing train surveys to identify the installation restrictions and inputs required for the design
  • Supporting SW development team with required inputs and clarifications
  • Supporting application team in the design of the mechanical and electrical interfaces
  • Onboarding system specific application (parametrization)
  • Supporting onboard system integration and tests onsite
  • In addition, supporting HW design for wayside subsystems such as control centers, interlockings and wayside ATP: Mechanical design, electrical drawings, connection drawings.


Your profile?


You have good communication skills, you like working in a team and you like flexibility.


You also have:

  • Engineer Degree (electromechanics)
  • Experience in ATP onboard systems
  • Good knowledge of Onboard systems
  • AutoCAD knowledge
  • Portuguese language (native or proficiency)
  • Spanish and English language (good level)
  • Experience in HW design for signaling systems (desirable)
  • Experience in ERTMS (desirable)
  • Good knowledge of Automatic train protection systems.
  • ERTMS knowledge (desirable)




Why Alstom?


Alstom is the leading company in the railway 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? 


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.


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