Signalling System Engineer

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Date: 21-May-2023

Location: Roma, IT

Company: Alstom

Req ID:408628 

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 



We are seeking for a candidate to be integrated in the System Engineering team. This team has the purpose to analyze the input needs (external or internal) and requirements, and design the solution by re-using existing solutions (contracts context) or by developing a new solution or adapting an existing one (program context). To formalize and maintain the system specifications (operational, functional, and constructional), application rules, and supporting processes descriptions and their associated verification, validation and assessments.

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing solution standardization, designing system and sub-systems architectures, understanding electrical schemes, designing electrical interfaces, supporting the design and industrialization of standard cubicles including several devices (Servers, Switches, Power Supply, Cabinets, etc.), supporting network architecture and power supply design, supporting homologation of new solution, and writing and maintaining products catalogues.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Design sub-systems architectures based on customer requirements and system specifications
  • Understand electrical schemes and translate them into system requirements and design specifications
  • Design electrical interfaces to ensure compatibility with other systems and components
  • Support the design and industrialization of standard cubicles, including several devices such as servers, switches, power supply, cabinets, etc.
  • Support network architecture design, ensuring compatibility with other systems and components
  • Support power supply architecture design, ensuring compatibility with other systems and components
  • Support solution standardization to ensure consistency across multiple projects and products
  • Write and maintain product catalogues, including technical specifications and system requirements.



  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field
  • Strong understanding of electrical schemes and system architectures
  • Experience in designing electrical interfaces and cubicles
  • Experience in supporting network architecture design
  • Experience in supporting power supply design
  • Ability to write and maintain product catalogues
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Fluent in English.


Experience in system engineering, design and development, and knowledge of the railway industry and its specific needs are considered as a plus, but not essential


Location: Rome, Bologna or Bari site


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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