System Engineer

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Date: 22-Jan-2023

Location: Stockholm, SE

Company: Alstom



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


As a 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.

It goes without saying that in this System Engineer role you will need to provide technical expertise in support of for other departments and less experienced engineering personnel.


Key responsibilities!

System ownership

Design, manage and harmonize a system solution for a specific market over the entire systems life cycle. Work together with our Development Centre, Project engineering, sales, bids, and as well as other stakeholders. As the System Engineer you also work closely with internal and external suppliers to follow- up and manage the implementation of changes, and new functionality into our products.


Requirements management

You are the key player that designs system requirements for our system solutions that are aligned with our customer needs. Translate and document the needs into measurable goals and requirements. 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, 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 approves on proposed technical solutions.


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, signaling systems and standards within the Railway industry
  • Knowledge of functionality and architecture of railway systems
  • Expertise it at least one of the following three categories: requirement management, railway signalling solutions or processes
  • English – fluent
  • Swedish – fluent


The position requires that you undergo and be approved according to the regulations for security protection in force at any given time. For positions where Alstom has requirements for security class placement, where applicable, certain citizenship requirements may be required.



What do we offer?

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, be it high-speed or driverless trains, electric buses, or 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.