Train Sub-System Engineer

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Date: 10-May-2022

Location: Saint-Ouen, J, France

Company: Alstom

Req ID:100059 

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 38 900 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.    


Alstom is recruiting a Train Sub-System Engineer for its Railway Rolling Stock division located in Saint-Ouen, near Paris. To develop railway projects for the French and international market, you will be in charge to:


Your responsibilities:

•Analyze the technical specification of our customers

•Clarify the performances to be achieved

•Define a rolling stock architecture meeting customer requirements

•Specify the train sub-systems: bogie, auxiliary converter, doors, air conditioning, braking system, battery…

•Follow the development up the validation of the considered sub-system

•Define and specify the functionalities of the sub-system

•Validate the sub-system on the train static and dynamic conditions on test ring or on customer track


Being integrated into multicultural project teams, you will develop your skills progressively in the railway domain.


 Your Profile:

  • Engineer with general engineering background mechanical and/or electrical

  • 5 year's experience preferrably in the railway industry, for example in :

    • train performances definition

    • train validation

  • Or similar experience working for railway sub-system suppliers

  • Fluent English and French

  • Travels in France and abroad for short-term missions during sub-system and train validation






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.