Software Architect Platform (f/m/d) 80%-100%

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Date: 24-Jan-2023

Location: Zurich

Company: Alstom

Req ID:195587

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”




If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as a Software Architect Platform (f/m/d) in Zurich, Switzerland




  • Concept and requirements definition (System Engineering, Customer, Authorization, Suppliers)
  • Software development (concept & requirements review, design documentation, implementation)
  • Test and validation
  • Create/Review/Negotiate solutions with System Engineering, Authorization, Assessors
  • Expert network and technical domain



  • Expert in vehicle control functions (specific and overall) and [TCMS] architecture [or TCMS tools.]
  • Responsible for innovative vehicle functions and solutions.
  • Definition of concepts, software architecture, software requirements and integration into vehicle architecture
  • Representation of expert area in technical domain, bids, technical customer/supplier negotiations and product development.
  • Representation of BT in round tables, norms/standards, competitors.
  • Responsible for roadmap and strategy of expert area, in line with BT strategy.
  • Close expert network to other business units and CTO.
  • Definition of TCMS HW/SW Architecture and product improvements.
  • Design, Implementation, test and documentation of complex vehicle and control functions, diagnostic, visualization and network architecture.
  • Evaluation of non-compliances and root cause analysis.
  • Master or Bachelor in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
  • Number of years of experience required by this position: 10+ years
  • Bombardier Transportation Job Description Template
  • Typically appointed as Expert



We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.



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.   

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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