System Engineer (F/H)

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Date: 08-Jan-2022

Location: Reichshoffen, 67, France

Company: Alstom

Req ID:145804 

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 36 300 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  

Reporting to the Propulison Domain Leader in our Rolling Stock Engineering Department


Your main missions are:

  • To drive system design activities regarding train subsystem such as the traction drive and auxiliaries.
  • To design the architecture, functional and technical specifications regarding train performances and customer requirements.
  • To ensure the coordination of design activities done by internal or external suppliers
  • To manager design activities with all Engineering domains (i.e. mechanic, control command, validation) but also with transversal expertise such as operating safety, EMC.
  • Participate in the follow-up of the achievement and qualification.
  • To specify tests and participate to the validation and the certification process of the Power Pack by using simulation tools, test benches or an train.
  • To contribute to issues resolution
  • Take part in the group's research and development activities in particular in the context of reducing the energy consumption of new rolling stock and new modes of power (fuel cell, energy storage elements, etc.)
  • To insure expertise to the Project team and customers.



  • Technical generalist engineer with experience on rolling stock
  • 1 to 3 years of experience in design system on the rolling stock activity will be an asset
  • Technical competencies: electrotechnics, electronic, automation, pneumatic, taking RAMS aspects into consideration
  • Knowledge of operating safety


Behavioral competencies : team spirit, good skills in written and oral communication. Rigorous, flexible, and prone to obtain the commitment of everyone. Sensibility for quality, on time delivery, and costs.


Languages : You are fluent in English and French and you have good knowledge of German.

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.   



Job Type:​Experienced​

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