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Purpose of the Job
Participate to the complete development cycle of the embedded software for Traction converter, by assuring the works of design and test of the software for Command-Control, following the standard 50128 within the framework of national or international rail projects.
Collaborating with the Traction Control and Validation Software Engineers, the Software Engineer design software, realize integration activities, generating embedded and simulation for traction applicative software, based on functional requirements specification documents (FRS).
Position in the Organisation
Hierarchical reporting to Software Team Leader.
Functional reporting to Traction Project Engineering Manager (PrEM).
Network & Links
Traction Engineering team (TrSE, RAMS, Control, Validation Engineer…)
Traction Alstom site, Manufacturing Alstom site
Final customer (railway operator)
Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) indicators, for security of the persons, the properties and the environment, by applying the safety regulations of the company.
Periodically followed-up by the PrEM and the Software Team Leader.
Control command & contractual software are accepted by customers (internal & final)
Quality of the delivered work through the software development cycle, software anomalies report files and change request files.
Respect and improve the costs allocated.
Respect the delivery planning and follow-up the software development documents
None non-compliances for delivery during Quality audits (IRIS, Certifer)
Correct application of referenced evolution and software procedures
Number of modification due to problem of coding (validation internal or tests,…)
Respect and apply the EHS rules
Work on many projects and manage the priorities
Design application software for traction and auxiliary converters
Respect the design and EN50657 internal process
Co-ordinate Software Design for Traction/Auxiliary system with Software and Control team for whole train and he is the one who support/lead during technical review or for training with the final customer
Support the Traction Control Engineer for the functional requirement specification writing
Write the software requirement specification according to the functional requirement specification
Write the quality documentation
Support the validation activities on test bench
Support the commissioning team and Traction/Auxiliary control teams
Respect the QCD and update the indicators of software activity
Participate to the design reviews
Participate in audits within the framework of the software certifications
Responsible for the configuration management of the software project
For the responsible of the workload activity : Insure the reporting to the PrEM, TrSE and Team Leader Manage project Software team Manage software development planning in agreement with project planning , Organize software development with the validation team in term of planning according to the project requirements, Organize and realize the follow-up of activities placed under your responsibility (budget and workloads), following the criteria: Quality, Cost, Delay (QCD) Insure technical interfaces with subcontractors team and delivery acceptation on software development project, respecting Alstom processes and legislation rules,
Knowledge & Experience :
Experience of at least 2 years in real time software design and standard application
Advanced knowledge with embedded Software system
Advanced knowledge with Integrated Development Environment with CEI 61131 Languages (Control Build, Matlab/Simulink)
Basic knowledge with configuration management principle
Basic knowledge with requirement traceability principle
Basic knowledge with Configuration and change management tools
Basic knowledge in Control system
Basic knowledge in power control electronic
Good knowledge in Electronics boards (Architecture and basic software) appreciated
Good English oral & written expression
Autonomous, analysis capability, team spirit, good communication skills
Team size :
If Workload responsible, depend on the project (from 1 to 5 people).
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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