Software Engineer - Embedded SW

Apply now »

Date: 28-Sep-2021

Location: Stockholm, Sweden

Company: Alstom

Req ID:128007 

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.   

We are currently looking to recruit a Software Engineer
in Stockholm, for our Development Center Sweden division


Your role
As a Software Engineer you will be responsible for developing and maintaining new and existing products that are part of the train onboard system, while ensuring safe and reliable system performance. This requires experience in software design and understanding of overall system architecture and requirements. The establishment of safety-related documentation is part of the work scope, such as developing and maintaining software architecture specifications and design documentation. The responsibilities also include code verification.



  • Define and analyse requirements of safety critical software
  • Design and document software systems, both architecture and functionality, using UML and other relevant methods
  • Implementation of software
  • Verification and code review



  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Engineering or another relevant degree
  • Experience and understanding of requirement management and system architecture
  • Experience with embedded software development in a relevant industry (e.g. industrial control, aerospace, automotive, robotics)
  • Solid experience in C and C++ programming
  • Experience in low-level embedded development, including bare metal, Linux  and real-time operating systems such as FreeRTOS or similar
  • Good understanding of software and electronic product development
  • Experience with safety-critical software development processes (EN50128 or e.g. ISO 26262 / IEC 61508 / IEC 62279) is an advantage
  • Experience with DOORS and CI/CD using tools such as Git, Gerrit, Jenkins is an advantage
  • Fluent in English (Swedish is an advantage)

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 Segment: Developer, Embedded, Informatics, Product Development, Linux, Technology, Research