Verification & Test Engineer- Tester (m/f/d)

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Date: 27 Aug 2023

Location: Mannheim, DE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:406680 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide 

Your responsibilities will include:

•    Test case design
Create test cases from requirements, scenarios and error reports (NCRs). Discuss the test case design with Software/Application Engineers, Test Lead/Coordinator, Safety Coordinator and Safety Validator.
•    Test implementation
Implement test cases in scripts for execution in automatic test environment. Understand the automatic test environment as a user of it.
Participate at the setup and maintenance of the test environments and continuous integration system including automatic test environments, simulators, and support tools.
Install, update and maintain software on both virtual as well as target hardware on the system under test
•    Test execution
Execute tests, manual and automatic, locally, in test labs and in dedicated automatic test environment. Be able to demonstrate test execution for customers. Analyse the behaviour of the software under test.
Reproduce and verify error reports (NCRs) and collect information needed for NCR analyses asked by developers.
Integrate TCMS sub-systems in system lab, and make sure that the system under test is ready for system test.
•    Progress reporting
Report the progress, status, issues, risks and remaining work to different stakeholders (Team members, Test Coordinator and Project management as examples). Continuously look for improvements in our products, tools and processes. Write NCRs for errors found in the software under test. 
•    Planning and Coordination
Invited to and participate in Test meetings, review meetings, morning meetings and other project related meetings. Be part of Test estimation activities



•    Bachelor of Engineering degree or equivalent work experience.
•    Technical experience with testing in agile development projects.
•    Good understanding of HW and SW interactions within complex system architectures.
•    Programming knowledge/understanding desirable (experience with programming languages like: C, C++, C#, Python, Expect)
•    Experience of ERTMS or other safety-critical systems is highly valued, but not mandatory
•    Good knowledge of UNIX (Linux), Git/Gerrit and knowledge of DOORS, Rational Synergy or similar tools are considered a plus.
•    English at a fluent level is highly valued for this role. Advanced German is an advantage
•    Analytic & structured, with good communication skills

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 


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