Signaling Systems V&V Engineer

Date: 13-May-2019

Location: Rochester, NY, United States

Company: Alstom

The future of transportation is already here. 
Alstom, with recorded sales of 7.3 billion in the 2016/17 fiscal year, is the world leader in integrated transport systems and continues to push the boundaries of innovation & digital solutions for transportation systems and e-mobility.  We are at the forefront of providing sustainable modes of transport with the largest range of rail solutions in the market.  Headquartered in France, we are present in over 60 countries and today employ 32,800 people worldwide. 
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Alstom has an immediate need for a Signaling System V&V Engineer in its Rochester, NY office.



The Project V&V Engineer shall ensure that all the requirements for the Signaling System, as defined in the specifications are allocated to test procedures.




  • Preparation of the test procedures / scenarios to be run and driving their execution in the laboratory, factory, and/or field environment
  • Execute test procedures and record the associated test reports in the RVT
  • Ensures that Factory testing (via various means) provides a full coverage to guarantee a correct implementation of the Signaling requirements: functional requirements and safety requirements
  • Responsible for assigning validation methods to requirements and ensuring traceability to requirements through the RVTM
  • Develop automated tests driven by a script or software program
  • Document and resolve issues
  • Develop or participate in the development of standard test methods and protocols




    Educational Requirements

  • BS Degree in Engineering or related engineering discipline



Experience & Desired Skills

  • Minimum of at least 2-5 years of experience working with signaling in areas such as V&V, Design or Application.
  • Specific experience with PTC solutions is highly desired
  • Must be detail oriented
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Proficient problem solving skills
  • Ability to write test reports



Working Conditions (Industrial/Environmental)

  • Work in a laboratory or factory environment is possible
  • Travel up to 20% as needed to support field, factory, and multi-site lab activities


Physical/Mental Requirements

  • Ability to carry and lift up to 40 lbs

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 the switch to a new track and join Alstom today! 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Alstom is a drug-free workplace.


This contractor and subcontractor shall abide 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 contact Alstom’s Recruiting Department at (please use “Accommodation Request” as the subject line). 

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