Control Safety Engineer

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Date: 24 Nov 2023

Location: Vasteras, SE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:415898


At Alstom, we understand transport networks and what moves people. From high-speed trains, metros, monorails, and trams, to turnkey systems, services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility, we offer our diverse customers the broadest portfolio in the industry. Every day, 74,000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.



Could you be our future Control Safety Engineer in Västerås we’re looking for?



Your future role


Take on a new challenge and apply your technical expertise in a new cutting-edge field. You’ll report to Erik Simonson (Traction Control Site Manager, phone +46-702-32 10 80) and work alongside highly skilled teammates. 


You'll contribute to bringing our products and deliveries to high standards and strengthening the functional safety area. Day-to-day, you’ll work closely with the safety hardware department in Västerås for concept and requirements.


You’ll specifically take care of maintaining and developing safety software and hardware architecture, quality assurance plan, change management and software release management, as well formal analysis and traceability matrixes.


We’ll look to you for:


  • Drive safety activities.
  • Ensure fulfilment of safety cases at a high standard.
  • Review of technical solutions and documentation.
  • Perform validations and assessments with independent safety assessors.


All about you


We value passion and attitude over experience. That’s why we don’t expect you to have every single skill. Instead, we’ve listed some that we think will help you succeed and grow in this role: 

  • PhD or Master degree in Computer Engineering, Engineering Physics or equivalent.
  • Experience or understanding of functional safety.
  • Knowledge of safety standards is beneficial.
  • Familiarity with entire chain, from hazard identifications to validation is beneficial.
  • Fluent in English and preferably in Swedish.



Things you’ll enjoy


Join us on a life-long transformative journey – the rail industry is here to stay, so you can grow and develop new skills and experiences throughout your career. You’ll also:

  • Enjoy stability, challenges and a long-term career.
  • Work with new and high standards for functionality safety area.
  • Collaborate with transverse teams and helpful colleagues.
  • Contribute to innovative projects.
  • Steer your career in whatever direction you choose across functions and countries.
  • Benefit from our investment in your development, through award-winning learning.
  • Progress towards an expert career.
  • Benefit from a fair and dynamic reward package that recognises your performance and potential, plus comprehensive and competitive social coverage (life, medical, pension).



You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to thrive with us. We guarantee that when you step onto one of our trains with your friends or family, you’ll be proud. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!


Important to note

As a global business, we’re an equal-opportunity employer that celebrates diversity across the 70+ countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.

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