Train Control Software Development Engineer (f/m/d) 80%-100%

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Date: 24-Jul-2022

Location: Zuerich, Switzerland

Company: Alstom

Req ID:176486 

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 70000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   


“Alstom Switzerland AG attaches great importance to diversity and gender balance. Our leadership team is composed of 45% female leaders. We specifically encourage female candidates to apply for this position”

For our site in Zurich, Switzerland, we are currently looking to recruit a Train Control Software Development Engineer 
•    Development of control, visualization and diagnostics software for Locomotives
•    Review of customer and system requirements 
•    Preparation of concepts and design documentation 
•    Design and programming of the software functionalities 
•    Module and system test, in the laboratory and on the vehicle 
•    Support of the test team during test phase 
•    Documentation and impact analysis of software changes 
•    Presentation of results to the Project leader and assessors 
•    Support test institutes and assessors during the validation and approval 
•    Participation in technical customer meetings 


•    Degree in Electrical Engineering, Power Engineering or Computer Science 
•    Experience in CAN, Wired-Train-Bus, Ethernet, IPT Com 
•    Software development in C / C ++, IEC 61131 
•    System modelling in UML / SysML 
•    Experience in software development and testing and in real-time control systems and real-time bus systems
•    Strong communication and interpersonal skills, as well as team spirit 
•    Willingness to travel 
•    Fluent English and German

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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