Train System Engineer (m/f/d)

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Date: 25-Sep-2022

Location: Wien, AT

Company: Alstom

Req ID:237980 

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

 Train System Engineer (m/f/d)


We are looking to recruit a flexible and motivated Train System Engineer, for our site in Vienna


Purpose of the Job

Specify the train, perform trade off on architecture definition and technically lead the engineering studies in order to reach the performances.



Technical missions:

  • The train global performances.
  • For requirement development, coming from reference and applicable documents from Standards, Certification, Safety, Alstom Product Platforms and Customers.
  • For transverse requirement allocations to the various subsystems in close collaboration with the relevant specialists.
  • Operational analysis definition and validation by the Customer.
  • Functional analysis and specification.
  • The train level FMECA in coordination with RAMS team.
  • Define the global Train System architecture as input to the external/internal requirements.
  • Ensure consistency and compatibility between all the sub-systems specifications for the applicable train configuration.
  • Technical interface with customer in order to provide support to Project Manager.
  • Make arbitration on architecture definition between the subsystems to reach the best compromise at train level.


During train revenue service:

  • Technical open issues resolution in line with project strategy, from investigation to modification implementation and problem closure.
  • Providing Return of experience to be implemented in Reference Solutions. 


Verification & Validation activities:

  • Defining and performing Train verification strategy in close collaboration with all Engineering departments and Certification & Validation teams.
  • Leading the train integration and tuning phase.
  • Train level test specifications.


Quality Cost Delivery and reporting:

  • Supports Project Engineering Manager for implementation and update of Engineering risks mitigation plan.
  • Supports to Project Engineering Manager in improvement proposals in term of QCD and during the change order process.
  • Perform reporting at project level and at department level (Train Systems dashboard).


Knowledge & Experience

  • 3-5 years Rolling Stock experience.
  • German and English language mandatory.
  • Good communication skills.


The minimum salary for this position is € 3.184,29 gross / month (14 x) for full-time employment according to the collective bargaining agreement. Overpayment depends on relevant work experience and qualifications.



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. 





Job Type:​Experienced​