Requirement Lead Engineer

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Date: 30 Sep 2023

Location: Derby, GB

Company: Alstom

Req ID:411151 

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



Are you responsible? Motivated? Enthusiastic? Then you are the right person to join us as a Requirement Lead Engineer in Derby, UK


Purpose of the Job


As a Requirement Lead Engineer you will be managing the technical & commercial management of requirements. The focus is supporting the management of the Technical Specification in DOORS for a high-speed project execution. The role included understanding and linking the interface register to Customer Technical Specification clauses and managing technical contract movement with the commercial management team.  Contract management of the MSA and purchaser/manufacturer change notifications (PCN/MCN) for changes in design and linking this with the Requirements in DOORs up to Critical Design Gate (CDR) (in affect design freeze).


Your responsibilities:


Accountable for:

  • Ensuring Project Requirement Management Database consistency and traceability to contract requirements on all Train Design modules in DOORs.


Responsible for:

  • Manage the schedule of requirements management activities in accordance with the deadlines of each project and identify priority conflicts, risks and management of contract change leading to not meeting commitments.
  • Import technical content and manage change of the Contract (MSA) into DOORs as an Engineering V-Cycle deliverable.
  • Support is based on Process, method & tool training, support in requirement quality review, support user manipulating the tool.
  • Reporting Contract movement (KPI) for the project
  • Supporting TAM/TDE, TSS, MLE and ME in:
  • Clarifying and cleaning requirements,
  • Synthetizing requirements,
  • Analysing & developing requirements,
  • Allocating requirements, Defining Means of Proof associated to Requirements.
  • Contract interface changes captured and managed.
  • Communication and propagating requirements to the modules.
  • Liaising with Commercial team on all technical movement (via controlled change notifications/CR)


Contribution to:

  • The Requirement Management & Development network (KU)
  • Share the good practices and the solutions to problems encountered in the implementation of the project.
  • Improve the process and quality of Requirement Management & Development


Your profile :


  • System Engineering (including S/W) preferably applied to Railway products
  • Experience in using DOORs
  • Rollingstock (vehicle) knowledge
  • Ability to read a requirement in context is essential.


  • Understanding interfaces (ICDs) and the impact on design and customer requirement.
  • Understanding of contract construction (MSA)



Why Alstom?



Alstom is the leading company in the mobility 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?


Equal opportunity statement:


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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You accept differences

You excel in collaboration and


You actively support inclusion



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