Application Engineer

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Date: 20-Oct-2020

Location: Rochester, NY, United States

Company: Alstom


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.  

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Company:        <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Alstom Signaling Inc.

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<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Job Title:<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">           Application Engineer

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<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Job Location:   <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">4545 East River Road, West Henrietta, NY 14586 and various, unanticipated sites throughout the U.S.

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<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Job Type:<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">          Full Time

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<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Duties:  <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Design complex new/modified signal systems in response to contract related requirements per company standards and customer specifications; contribute to the development of specifications for new or modified systems in area of specialization to meet contract requirements; investigate, troubleshoot, and provide recommendations in resolving complex, unique or major problems; provide technical leadership to individuals or teams in resolving problems as defined above; design electro-mechanical, relay-based software; review specification documents and assist in generating technical proposals and cost estimates; provide input/modifications to departmental work instructions and procedures; develop project related requirements for products from customer specifications for new or modified designs; provide and develop accurate material lists for both internal and external requirements on projects; and troubleshoot problems identified during factory and field test(s), offer possible technical solutions to minimize impact.

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<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Requirements:<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"> Employer will accept Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field; and three years of work experience in job offered or three years of work experience in a related occupation. Experience must include one year of experience with each of the following:

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1.           Experience performing engineering analysis of test train data logs utilizing software, blueprints, field surveys, and PTC training;

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">2.           Design wayside databases for ACSES PTC platform;

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">3.           Transponder designs;

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">4.           WIU designs;

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">5.           Experience developing technical specifications for wayside equipment;

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">6.           Developing wayside equipment test procedures;

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">7.           Developing computer-based interlocking smart I/O Mapping;

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">8.           Experience performing On-site equipment testing and commissioning;

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">9.           Documenting electrical schematics, wiring tables, and test procedures on signaling projects and participating in proposals for new projects; and

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">10.        Developing processes for train control applications and systems.

<span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Must be available to work on projects at various, unanticipated sites throughout the United States.






Alstom offers competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package, and flexible work options, as well as a uniquely diverse and unified team of professionals.  Our culture supports an environment where employees can continuously learn and gain professional growth through education, exciting projects and career mobility.  Alstom recognizes your achievements and excellent performance through various performance incentive, recognition and reward programs.  Our commitment is to you, the employee. Come work in an environment that is driven by integrity, innovation and visionary thinking.  Make switch to a new track and join Alstom today! 


Alstom abides by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.


Accommodations for Applicants with Disabilities

Alstom provides reasonable accommodations and/or assistance to applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans (including but not limited to other protected veterans and individuals with known physical and mental limitations).  If you need a reasonable accommodation/assistance for any part of the application and/or hiring process, please note this in our online application.


Successful applicants will be required to undergo pre-employment drug testing for unauthorized substances. Marijuana and medical marijuana are considered unauthorized substances. Additionally, upon date of hire, applicants will be required to complete the U.S. Department Homeland Security's I-9 form confirming identity and authorization to work in the United States.

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