System Test Team Leader

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Date: 09-Jun-2022

Location: Stockholm, Sweden

Company: Alstom

Req ID:220561 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide


System Test Team Leader Job ID: 220561


Purpose of the job


For a new contract in Turkey we are developing a new variant of our Rail Control System, based on the European Rail Traffic Management System (ERTMS) standard. For the system test activities on this system we are now looking for a System Test Team Leader. The test team is expected to consist of 3-4 testers.


This is a fascinating and broad role which includes good people skills, good technical understanding, and a good understanding of the system testing process and how it evolves throughout the product life cycle.


Working with development of Rail Control Systems means being part of the global transition to greener mobility by creating a more sustainable transport infrastructure, and it also involves working in fascinating international projects. The systems we develop have very high safety requirements, so the whole development process is focused on delivering a safe and secure system.


Key responsibilities

  • Establish, manage, and evolve the team of system testers
  • Order and secure lab equipment
  • Follow up and drive necessary system test issues
  • Prepare the necessary plans and reports for the system test activities
  • Facilitate Development Acceptance Test activities together with customer representatives


Qualifications & Functional Knowledge

  • Bachelor or Master in Engineering or equivalent work experience .
  • Railway signalling knowledge is desirable but not required.
  • 3-5 years of work experience as system tester.
  • Understanding system test techniques to specify and execute tests.
  • Understanding processes for developing safety critical systems, e.g. requirement handling, document handling,
    and working with process driven development.
  • English – fluent.



Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 





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