Onboard Specific Application Engineer

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Date: 10-Nov-2021

Location: Stockholm, Sweden

Company: Alstom

Req ID:133942 

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.   


Join us as an Onboard Specific Application Engineer in Stockholm, Sweden, and you will be looking at a career-defining role.


Your mission?


As an Onboard Specific Application Engineer, you will be to fitting our generic ETCS Onboard Automatic Train Protection System (ATP) into a specific vehicle (train) type. By this, the role includes over-all engineering work, from site visits (mainly in Scandinavia, but also in South Africa), with electrical and/or mechanical design. Since this is an integration of a safety critical system, a great portion of our work is electrical design, creating schematics, write installation/de-installations manuals, analysis of requirements and documentation of the same. It is easy to learn within the team since we have an open discussions climate and due to the fact that the team consists of people with both wide and deep experience willing to share their knowledge.


Your key responsibilities?


  • Field surveys including vehicle investigations of their characteristics
  • Interpret, generate, and fulfil requirements
  • Produce electrical schematics/drawings/parts lists
  • Produce manufacturing instructions/checklists
  • Meetings/co-operations/support with external customers/manufacturers/installers and authorities
  • Write test cases/scenarios both standstill and operational
  • Support on site tests
  • Produce documents for safety cases and release info about the onboard system integration
  • Produce the deviation reports based on deviations from the Technical Specification
  • Participate in bid estimation work for new potential contracts


Minimum qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s degree in either electrical or mechanical engineering
  • MS Office knowledge is mandatory, including VISIO
  • Experience in schematic drawing programs
  • English and Swedish business fluent are mandatory for this role



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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