OCS Design Engineer

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Date: 16-Jul-2022

Location: Tel Aviv, Israel

Company: Alstom

The Railway industry today is characterized by both a strong and sustained growth across the world. The trends that drive this are well known: environmental challenges, population growth, urbanization and increasing demands for mobility.
With 6B€ of Sales and around 30,000 employees based in over 60 countries, Alstom develop & market the most complete range of systems, equipment and services offered today in the railway sector. Today we offer our customers solutions that feature a seamless blend of diverse technologies, ensuring optimal interfaces, along with flexible implementation and real synergy in innovation.

Purpose of the Job

Assist locally the “OSC Design Leader” (OCS DL) in his role of performing the Design activities (Basic, Detailed…)

Organisation Reporting

The position reports hierarchically to the Overhead Contact Systems Engineering Manager in AMECA..

The position reports functionally to the OCS Sub-System Manager  and/or to the Overhead Contact Systems Design Leader

Network & Links

The OCS DE will liaise with:

  • Engineering: The project/tender Design team, the related regional/central Design team and other Infra/Sys Design teams,
  • Project: The project/tender management team,
  • Site: The project construction and T&C teams,
  • Support functions : Sourcing…
  • External interface: Suppliers, Subcontractors, Partners.

Performance Measurement/KPI’s

The OCS DE’s work will be evaluated according to:

  •  The following points for the documentation produced by his project Design team:On-time delivering: 100%,
  • Respect of Design For Quality milestones: 100% Go On Time, in accordance with the standards or rules of his Metier,
  • Respect of performances of the system Designed: 100%.


  • Work in coordination with the OCS design manager (in OFF)
  • Updated the pegging plans following the changes and adaptations.
  • Updating the principle and assembly plans according to customer comments
  • Monitoring the status of OCS documentation.
  • Monitoring of construction progress and make necessary adjustments as required.
  • Participation in interface meetings and updated thes specifications.
  • Completing the matrix of requirements verification (enter data on the software).
  • Weekly reporting to the design manager and SSM.
  • Preparation of BOQ

Knowledge & Experience :

  • Graduated from engineering school in mechanics/material science,
  • A minimum of two-three years of experience within OCS engineering department,
  • A minimum of one project experience in the OCS technology related to the project/tender. 
  • Good knowledge in the OCS technology to develop for the project/tender,
  • Ability to execute Basic and Detailed Design studies.
  • Autonomy, motivated, initiative, good communication and interested in technical topics, 
  • Fluent English, Spanish appreciated,
  • Good drafting of written documents,
  • Mastering of 2D/3D CAD softwares and usual office softwares.

At Alstom Transport, we offer you the opportunity to unleash your potential and reinvent yourself. As a future employee, you will have a unique opportunity to drive our organization forward, while continuing to build your career and contribute to the expanding growth of the global railway industry.  More information about Alstom can be found at: www.alstom.com