Software Designer

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Date: 21-Jan-2023

Location: Roma, RM, IT

Company: Alstom

Req ID:346003 

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

This position requires a working knowledge of engineering and software development concepts. This includes a solid understanding of the software development lifecycle from requirements through testing, verification, and validation. The candidate should be comfortable working in a development environment that is subject to industry-accepted safety and quality standards. Familiarity with agile development and continuous integration is preferred. 


Excellent communications skills are required, as the job involves technical discussions and communications with team members of various disciplines across our global workforce. The capacity to thrive in an environment that includes several teams with diverse backgrounds and language skills is necessary. 


Key Responsibilities

  • Develop subsystem requirements and designs based on system-level designs and requirements. 
  • Implement the software design, including unit tests to verify that the software is correct and complete. 
  • Coordinate peer reviews of the software development artefacts and take part in peer reviews requested by others. 
  • Work as a team player in a dynamic work environment. 
  • Learn and apply new tools, techniques, and processes in an environment that focuses on continuous improvement. 



  • B.S in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other engineering discipline. 


Required Profile:


  • B.S in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other engineering discipline.
  • 3-5 years’ experience developing software. Graphics software and rail transportation industry preferred.
  • Good knowledge in software development principles.
  • Good knowledge and experience in software implementation - C/C++ (primarily), C#, .NET.
  • Good understanding of object-oriented design principles.
  • Experience working with the Windows and Linux operating systems. 
  • Experience in agile software development.
  • Safety related software development techniques per CENELEC EN50128, EN50129 or equivalent.



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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