IT Solutions Architect (Software Engineering)

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Date: 22-Dec-2021

Location: Villeurbanne, France

Company: Alstom

Reporting to the IS&T D&IS Software Engineering Solutions, you will be in charge of the architecture of the application engineering and RAMS domain, and you will act as a control tower to ensure overall consistency on its applicative landscape.  

Main responsabilities:

  • Ensure alignment with Metiers global business processes for Application Engineering and RAMS solutions 
  • Collect and manage demands from central Business
  • Prepare recommendations for decisions-making at Change Control Board
  • Model and maintain solution referential & design documentation
  • Promote Alstom Core Model, by leading evolution and ensuring its consistency
  • Contribute to all phases of applications lifecycle from definition, architecture, design trough implementation, debugging, testing and early support
  • Support operations teams with regards to critical incidents
  • Control quality of partners deliverables
  • Contribute to business processes development and improvement
  • Build best practices on development activities and continuous improvement
  • Analyze technology industry and business trends and determine their potential applicability at Alstom
  • Support roll-out, ensuring that Core Model is applied

Educational Requirements:

  • Graduated from an engineering degree, preferably in information technology 


More than 5 years of experience in solution architecture on various roles (business / functional architecture / core model definition, solution deployment)
Competencies & Skills Describe the needed skills (technical & behavioral)

  • Solid knowledge on business processes (development, configuration, build and release management)
  • Worked for global companies either as a service provider or as a customer, ideally both roles
  • General knowledge on IT infrastructure systems: server, database, network and storage
  • Experienced in industrialization of home-made developments
  • Deep technical knowledge on engineering solutions (especially in railway and safety context) regarding architecture and development/customization
  • Good communication, efficiency and ability to execute. You are result oriented and show intellectual curiosity and creativity
  • Very strong leadership and are business value oriented
  • Fluent in English, you are eager to work with autonomy in an international environment and to face the challenges of the new Alstom


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