System Engineer

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Date: 09-Jun-2022

Location: Stockholm, Sweden

Company: Alstom

Req ID:220344 

Do you feel like your experience, talent, and drive are not being fully utilized or recognized? Do you want the freedom to be amazing? Does taking on a challenge, seeing it as opportunity, and becoming the benchmark for system engineering excellence in rail industry sound like a perfect fit? Then this position is for you!



the global leader in smart and sustainable mobility

is looking for an

System Engineer to be based in Stockholm


The Opportunity!

The System Engineer is the key architect for railway signalling systems and assures that customer needs and safety targets are met. We currently roll out our ERTMS signalling system in Sweden, and we would like to reinforce our team. This is a role there you really can make difference.

As System Engineer you will collect, and structure internal and external system stakeholders needs into long term design solutions and make sure that the selected design solution translates into workable system requirements to achieve a solution that creates high customer value and satisfaction. You will work to ensure consistency of the system requirements, robust solutions, and re-usable functionality of the system throughout the system life cycle. High safety awareness is essential.

You as the System Engineer will provide technical expertise in support of other departments and less experienced engineering personnel.

Key responsibilities!

System ownership
Design, manage and harmonize a system solution within a specific market for the entire systems life cycle. Work together with our Development Centre, Project engineering, sales, bids and other functions in regards of system solution evolution. As the system owner you also work closely with internal and external suppliers to follow up and manage the implementation of changes, updates and new functionality in the system and its subcomponents.


Requirements management
You are the key player that design system requirements for our systems solutions that are aligned with our customer needs. Translate and document the needs into measurable goals and requirement. You will take ownership for the requirements specifications and communicate these towards our internal and external stakeholders.

System & Product Structures
Defines the design solutions and is accountable for documentation and delivery structures for the specific system.

Analysis & Support
Participate in analysis of errors related to safety, functionality and availability and support towards customers, railway authorities and assessors.

At times you will also support in bids engineering. It is you as systems engineer that sign off on purposed technical solution for applicable system solution.

Who are you?

  • Master or Bachelor of Engineering degree or equivalent work experience.
  • 5 or more years of work experience postgraduate
  • Broad knowledge of products, signalling systems and standards within the Railway industry.
  • Knowledge of functionality and architecture of railway systems.
  • Experience from requirement management, railway signalling solutions and processes. You need to have expertise in at least one relative area.
  • English – fluent
  • Swedish - fluent


What do we oer?

 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.


Who are we?

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.