Validation Engineer

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Date: 19 Sep 2023

Location: Sri City, KA, IN

Company: Alstom

Req ID:417728 

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

VE - Validation Engineer


Purpose of the Job

  • He/she performs the Certification and Validation activities for part of the train delegated by the TVE during project execution

  • He/she writes the Train test procedures

  • He/she validates the Train test reports 


Position in the Organisation

Organisation Reporting

  • Hierarchical : SCVM Site Certification & Validation Manager

  • Functional : Train Validation Engineer 


Network & Links

  • Internal Interfaces : Train System Engineer, RAMS manager, Test Laboratory Manager, Test Engineers

  • External Interfaces : Engineering subcontractors, Test laboratories 



  • Performance Measurement/KPI’s
    Relevant part of the QCD  


Accountable for : Executing tests and providing reports.

Responsible for :

  • Executing activities given by the Train Validation Engineer (TVE)

  • Updating the Validation Plan

  • In accordance with test specifications, defining the most appropriate testing methodology, tools & means (chamber, track, train, ...) thru writing train test procedures and a specification of tools and means

  • Ensuring the timely issuing of the Validation proves (including proves of lower level systems and components) and consolidates Validation files

  • Validating train test reports

  • Providing structured REX to feed costing activities, and to enrich the CV metier technical repository

Job Specifications


Knowledge & Experience

  • Train system knowledge (system analysis, railways) : at least 2 years

  • Tests organization capability, knowledge of planning tools

  • Fluent in english

  • Required electrical habilitation level (french definitions):

  • B2V - B2V Essai - BE Essais - BR - BC

  • H2V - H2V Essais - HE Essais - HC


Team size : NIL



  • Shall input REX from Validation standpoint notably on validation methods/tools improvement (from a quality, duration and cost point of view) on his/her scope of activities in particular to decrease the time spent on trains


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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