Software Engineer

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Date: 12-Sep-2021

Location: Vado Ligure, Italy

Company: Alstom

Req ID:146842 

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 Vado Ligure, Italy


Your role:
As a Senior Software Engineer you will produce and implement functional software solutions within the Maintenance Data Solution group. You will work with upper management to define software requirements and will ensure the delivery in agreement with overall planning defined.



  • Develop high-quality software design and architecture.
  • Identify, prioritize, and execute tasks in the software development life cycle.
  • Develop tools and applications by producing clean, efficient code that can be tested automatically.
  • Develop unit tests to cover the functional requirements.
  • Automate tasks through appropriate tools and scripting.
  • Review and debug code.
  • Collaborate with internal teams and vendors to fix and improve products.
  • Ensure software is up to date with latest technologies and manage the obsolescence.
  • Develop and maintain update the technical documentation suite.
  • Write clear, high quality, customer-facing documentation like User Manual.
  • Manage and collaborate with external software agency.
  • Manage and collaborate with contractor.
  • Updates on weekly basis the status of activities with the required level of details using the legacy tools.


  • MSc/BSc/BA in Computer Science or a related degree preferred.
  • Proven experience as a Senior Software Engineer.
  • Extensive experience in software development, scripting, and project management.
  • Experience using system monitoring tools (e.g. Nagios) and automated testing frameworks (NUnit).
  • Experience using continuous integration tools (Team City, Octopus, TFS).
  • Experience using selected programming languages Java/J2EE platform, (C#, HTML, Javascript), Angular framework and major front-end library (Highcharts, KendoUI), ORM technology (nhibernate) and queue manager tools (Kafka, RabbitMQ).
  • Knowledge about high scalability solutions involving cloud-based infrastructure design and implementation.
  • In-depth knowledge of relational databases (MariaDB, MS-SQL Server) and NoSQL databases (Cassandra, Elastic Search).
  • Familiarity with various operating systems (Linux, Windows).
  • Knowledge on Dockers Kubernetes.
  • Knowledge on Azure platform.
  • Analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude.
  • Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies.
  • Experience in working in devops contexts.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Passionate for innovations

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.   


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