Lab Lead

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Date: 06-Jan-2022

Location: Vasteras, Sweden

Company: Alstom

Req ID:153402 

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.   

Join us as a Lab Lead for our location in Västerås, Sweden.


Purpose of the role:

The Lab Lead supports the local laboratory team from a technical perspective and is responsible for the lab environment in which test integration must be performed timely, accurately and safely. Additionally, she/he is the interface to other labs on other sites.


Your role:

  • Supervises the Test lab qualifications for all projects
  • Defines, assigns and controls the work packages
  • In charge of the HSE laboratory planning, improves HSE, performs safety tours and reduces HSE risks
  • Testing of electrical devices according to standards
  • Troubleshooting, error correction, commissioning and verification on the test systems
  • Sets up and maintains hardware, simulations, tools and additional infrastructure elements
  • Installs software on the test systems and implements strategy for HW Test environment
  • Support members in the use of tools and test environment


Your qualifications:

  • Technician, bachelor’s or master’s degree preferable in Electrical, Communication Technology or Computer Science
  • At least 3 years of experience in a similar position
  • Knowledge of fundamentals of electrical engineering and automation technology
  • Basic knowledge in the construction of complex test systems
  • Experiences in the field of test automation
  • Preferable TCMS (Train Control and management System) or similar Train Control system knowledge
  • Experience in dealing with TCMS specific tools and the TCMS platform represents a plus



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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