Lighting Engineer (M/F)

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Date: 12-Apr-2021

Location: Valenciennes, 59, France

Company: Alstom

Req ID:101922 

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 38 900 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   

Lighting Engineer (M/F)

 

You want to boost your career in COE & participate to solving real-world mobility challenges?

Join Alstom COE !

  • Location:  Valenciennes

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of now and the future. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses, autonomous subways, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us is joining a truly global community of 38 900 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.

You will join our Center of Excellence,  Key actor in the design and development or interior train parts  for Rolling Stock , with more than140 people,  more than 20 different nationalities , designer, buyer, industrial, quality, Project Managers, & Experts , working both for French & international projects.

 

What are my responsibilities?

Reporting to the Interior Product Engineering Manager, the Lighting expert is accountable for the interiors parts engineering of lighting system: passenger area lighting, cabin lighting, front end lighting.

He is the lighting products referent in Alstom

Responsibilities

Projects

  • Define Technical Specifications for lighting system
  • Define lighting design in accordance with the Lux requirements, power consumptions and Design book
  • Define the Lighting system validation plan, tests procedures and follow-up the type tests
  • Lead the mock-up realizations and validation
  • Support to First Article Inspections at suppliers’ premises
     
    Tenders
  • Interface with Design & Style department for the lighting design definition
  • Define lighting solution for tenders in line with customer requirements
     
    Lighting Referent
  • Define the lighting products strategy for Alstom
  • Create catalogue solutions and design guidelines for Alstom engineering
  • Animate a network in Alstom for all technical people working on lighting.
  • Be the representative of Alstom for the external activity (norms, exhibitions)
  • Support projects in case of explanations with customers
  • Provide support to suppliers in development and manufacturing phase
     
    R&D and Innovation
  • Lead R&D activities on lighting.
  • Develop innovative lighting solutions
     
    Support to Sourcing
  • Analyse suppliers’ offers
  • Support lighting sourcing strategy on technical aspect
  • Participate to Business Award preparation
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    Minimum qualifications
  • Engineering degree: Optical/Mechanical
  • Engineer with 3 years experiences in lighting in Railway industry (Preferred)
  • Knowledge of LUX lighting simulation tools
  • Knowledge of electrical LV,
  • Connector and pin out knowledge will be a plus
  • Ability to prioritize and to work effectively under pressure to meet the deadline
  • Rigorous and autonomous, with the ability to analyze subjects in detail and restitute them clearly
  • Skills in electronic and lighting system definition.
  • Experience into managing suppliers
  • Ability to work in an international environment and matrix organization structure.
  • Good written and spoken communication skills.

 

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.   

 

 

Job Type:​Experienced​


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