Software and Control Systems Engineer (m/f/d)

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Date: 28 Aug 2023

Location: Mannheim, DE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:404277 

At the helm of companies committed to a greener future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transport. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorails and trams to integrated systems, tailor-made services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible and innovative company where more than 70,000 people are paving the way for greener and smarter mobility around the world.

Software and Control Systems Engineer (m/f/d) for our location in Mannheim, Germany


 We are currently looking to recruit a Control Engineer for our team located in Mannheim, Germany.


As a Control Engineer, you will apply the principles of software engineering to the design, development, maintenance, testing, and evaluation of software and systems to fulfil the stakeholder requirements.

You will perform software design assignments requiring initiative, resourcefulness and design experience and provide advice and guidance to other engineers or designers.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Develop solution for embedded systems in rail environment especially for locomotives

  • Analyse and transform specified requirements into design solutions which have the required safety integrity level

  • Responsible for the implementation of development practices as defined in the Train Control support plans and process.

  • Deliver outputs including Functional Design Description, Software Architecture and Design,  Interfaces, Electrical Schemes and Electrical Products definition (with the support Of Electrical Lead Engineer)

  • Participating in Treatment of Change Requests.

  • Ensuring standardization and maximize the carry over or reference function with previous project

  • Support provider for Supplier interface test or TC&IS verification tests on PC or TCMS Test Bench or on the vehicle directly


Key requirements/Qualifications:

  • BSc Degree in Engineering (Electrical/Electronical/Computer Science) or MA/PhD or equivalent

  • 2 years of experience in a similar role

  • Good understanding of Requirement management tools (Doors)

  • Previous working experience with Change Management tools (IBM tools/Polarion/ …)

  • Basic understanding of electrical wiring and networking.

  • Hands-On experience in at least one programming language

  • Working experience with embedded systems is appreciated.

  • Experience on configuration and change management.

  • Knowledge of structured SW development methods is appreciated.

  • Knowledge of Agile Methodology is desired.

  • Appreciated competences: Communication, team player, problem solving, initiative.

  • Fluent in German and English



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.   


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