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Date: 02-Nov-2017

Location: Riyadh, 01, SA

Company: Alstom

The Railway industry today is characterized by both a strong and sustained growth across the world. The trends that drive this are well known: environmental challenges, population growth, urbanization and increasing demands for mobility.
With 6B€ of Sales and around 30,000 employees based in over 60 countries, Alstom develop & market the most complete range of systems, equipment and services offered today in the railway sector. Today we offer our customers solutions that feature a seamless blend of diverse technologies, ensuring optimal interfaces, along with flexible implementation and real synergy in innovation.
 

Purpose of the Job

  • Perform T&C activities during the commissioning of DCS Sub-System
  • Checks compliance of Signalling systems in relation to system specification documents and contractual documents.
  • Ensures that all of his/her tests are performed in full safe & EHS conditions with calibrated tools.
  • Delivers proper documentations after performing the tests (test books, test reports, anomaly reports

Position in the Organisation

Organisation Structure

The entity which is recruiting is the T&C group for Signalling projects, in charge of the T&C aspects of the RIYADH projects at SLV operation level

Organisational Reporting

Reports hierarchically to the Project Commissioning Manager (PrCOM).

Reports functionally to the DCS T&C Leader.

Network & Links

Take part with numerous interfaces, most important ones are: local partner or sub-contractor, other Alstom product line T&C representatives, other contractors T&C representative and in factory the different sources of technical knowledge for site support.

Mission

Objectives

  • Be part of the local T&C team on site during T&C stages of the project with potential lead position of small technician team (2-3 people). 
  • On Site execution of tests/support to the T&C DCS team both wired and radio
  • Perform Test and commissioning activities for DCS sub-system
  • Support other T&C team during T&C Phases (test with Automatic train control or Automatic train supervision)
  • Provide advices and best practices on DCS troubleshooting.
  • Provide technical training to the other member of DCS T&C team and/or the customer team.
  • Ensure proper technical/troubleshooting documentations are up to date and available for general uses.

Measurement

  • Commissioning on time: defined by Project schedule and daily operational instructions given by the PrCOM, DCS issues reported and fixed on time
  • Quality: no re-test following the site activities / verification to close the Safety Case
  • Customer satisfaction: survey.

Responsibilities

Behavioural

  • Performs all activities of the T&C for the DCS Sub System
  • Interfaces with other T&C teams from other contractors or Alstom product lines.
  • Interfaces with all other sub-systems.
  • Provides support to the DCS T&C leader for the quality management of DCS T&C activities (configuration management of input document, and of Hw and Sw installed on site, anomaly management in close relation with factory, test coverage to ensure no test is forgotten)
  • Ensures that all tests are performed with calibrated test tools
  • Ensures that safety/EHS conditions are gathered at all time for tests to be carried out and permanently brief his team on the importance of this matter.
  • Reports regularly his/her progress to his/her supervisors (managerial and functional)

Technical

  • Prepares and ensures the preparation of all tests procedures necessary to perform the DCS tests (wired and radio).
  • Troubleshoots DCS technical issues during T&C phase
  • Ensures local support to factory for debugging and fine tuning activities
  • Organizes relevant tests platforms (simulators, measurement tools)

Candidate Requirements

Educational Requirements

Engineering education (Master degree or equivalent) with strong wired/wireless background.

Desired Knowledge / Experience

At least 4 years in similar functions (V&V for instance) with previous site experience. System design and testing of both wired and radio network.

Leader Skills / Competencies

Strong leadership, method and organization, sense of urgency, priority management,  persuasive and team spirit, facilitating relationship, very good listener and ability to convey messages

Technical Skills & Competencies

Radio skills:

  • Wi-Fi 802.11b, g protocol
  • Propagation theory, radio communication systems
  • Radio frequency products (antennas, splitters, cables)

Tools skills:

  • Spectrum analyzer (R&S and/or Anritsu)
  • Network protocol analyzer (Wireshark)

Network  skills:

  • LAN (TCP/IP,VLAN,STP,NTP), WAN (IP VPN,SDH), optical fibre

Network security:

  • Firewalls
  • ACL

Network administration:

  • IMC (H3C/3COM) or similar
  • SNMP or similar
  • Castlerock SNMPc or similar

Languages: English (and ideally Arabic)

Job Location: RIYADH, potential trips to Regional Centers for Factory Acceptance Tests or Technical meetings/Trainings

The Railway industry today is characterized by both a strong and sustained growth across the world. The trends that drive this are well known: environmental challenges, population growth, urbanization and increasing demands for mobility.
With 6B€ of Sales and around 30,000 employees based in over 60 countries, Alstom develop & market the most complete range of systems, equipment and services offered today in the railway sector. Today we offer our customers solutions that feature a seamless blend of diverse technologies, ensuring optimal interfaces, along with flexible implementation and real synergy in innovation.


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