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Hybrid System Engineer (HSE)

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Date: 15-Oct-2021

Location: Saint-Ouen, J, France

Company: Alstom

Req ID:165212 

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 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   

JOB TITLE & PURPOSE:

 

Job Title

Hybrid System Engineer (HSE)

 

Purpose of the Job

Specify at train level the hybrid traction architecture, select technologies and technically lead the hybrid system pre-engineering and engineering studies in order to reach the traction and energy performances.

 

POSITIONS IN THE ORGANISATION:

 

Organisation Reporting

Hierarchical:     Hybrid System metier leader in central engineering

Functional:       TSE

 

Network & Links

Engineering team: Traction, TxE, SE, Experts, SSE, RAMS,…
Project Manager, BTM.
 

MISSIONS:

 

Performance Measurement/KPI’s

On-time delivery of specification and performances report

Hybrid sizing report with associated customer KPI

 

Responsibilities

 

Technical missions:

 

Accountable for:

  • Operational train mission analysis
  • Power sources analysis and selection with component engineers,
  • Hybrid HV & Traction architecture selection in tender and project phases with the traction engineer,
  • Optimisation of power and energy balances,
  • Energy management strategy design and selection,
  • Validation of the architecture and pre-dimensioning with all missions
  • Provide all data for architecture, primary power source and the energy storage specifications

 

Responsible for:

  • Technical interface with SE Traction, Traction Engineer and TSS
  • Make arbitration on hybrid architecture definition between the subsystems to reach the best compromise at train level
  • Modelisation of systems to validate the choice of architecture and strategy
  • Modelisation and usage to size systems
  • Energy management strategy catalogue updates
  • Sizing tool optimisation and maintenance
  • Energy Management Performance Report

 

V&V activities:

 

Accountable for:

  • Defining Train level verification strategy for the hybrid system in close collaboration with all Engineering metiers and Certification & Validation teams.

Valid strategy implemented by traction

 

QCD and reporting:

 

Accountable for:

  • Supports SE/TSE for update of Engineering risks mitigation plan for hybrid systems
  • Supports to Metier Leader in improvement proposals in term of QCD.
  • Perform reporting at project or tender level (to SE, TSE or BTM) and at metier level

 

JOB SPECIFICATIONS

 

Knowledge & Experience :

General technical competencies

Energy sources (Batteries, Supercaps, fuel cells, powerpack, etc.) and energy management strategies for hybrid systems

Power conversion and traction chains components

Railways systems

Multiphysics and standards simulations

English

Autonomous, Rigorous and technical oriented.

Communication skills

 

Team size :

Team animation to reach the best compromises

No hierarchical management

 

Innovation :

Be aware of new technologies for energy management, energy sources and energy storage

 

 

An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.   

 

 

Job Type:​Experienced​