Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Bangalore


The Railway industry today is characterized by both a strong and sustained growth across the world. The trends that drive this are well known: With 6B€ of Sales and around 30,000 employees based in over 60 countries, Alstom  develop & market the most complete range of systems, equipment and services offered today in the railway sector. Today we offer our customers solutions that feature a seamless blend of diverse technologies, ensuring optimal interfaces, along with flexible implementation and real synergy in innovation.
Job Title & Purpose
Job Title
VTE - Verification & Test Engineer
Purpose of the Job
He/she performs validation and verification activities on functions and TC&IS sub-system (TCMS SW, S&A, PACIS & SIG) on the project assigned
He/she executes engineering activities of one of the Train Control and Information Solutions (TC&IS) Domain: Verification & test.
He/she develops competencies required for this domain, following the right methodologies and tools.
He/she ensures the application of the standard processes in his domain.
Position in the Organisation
Organisation Reporting
Hierarchical - He/she reports to the  VTE Domain Leader and Site TC& IS Metier Manager
Functional - He/she reports as per project engineering management
Network & Links
Project Engineering Managers (PrEM)
Train Control Engineers (TCE)
Train System Engineers (TSE)
Central TC&IS team
Leaders of other Domains on his/her site
Leaders of the same Domain on other sites
Accountable for :
Applying the standard processes and related methodologies and tools in order to ensure his/her Domain efficiency within projects development
Defining, developing and sharing re-usable “design patterns” in his/her domain
Developing continuous improvement initiatives
Working on the traceability and configuration of tools
Supporting Tenders on technical and costing issues
Supporting Projects on technical or process issues
Responsible for :
Delivery of TC&IS verification & test procedures on the functions and sub-systems in his/her scope
Delivery of Verification & Tests tools to be used during Validation Campaign
Setting-up the verification & test environment applying the appropriate configuration
Performing TC&IS verification and tests on PC, test-benches and trains
Delivery of TC&IS verification & test reports on the functions and sub-systems in his/her scope
Delivery of TC&IS coverage matrix on the functions and sub-systems in his/her scope
Configuration management of Verification & Test deliverables on the functions and sub-systems in his/her scope è 100% deliverables properly managed into configuration database
Management of validation status of change requests (CR) on the functions and sub-systems in his/her scope è all CR status up-to-date in CR database (in line with test procedures and reports)
Management of CR on the functions and sub-systems in his/her scope è All NOK results in test reports related to a CR
Executing Project engineering work-packages of his/her Domain
Contributing to the sub-contracting strategy in liaise with Sourcing
Proposing investments for HW & SW necessary to ensure the deliveries on projects conducted by the Site.
Maintaining regularly updated KPIs related to his/her Domain
Keeping be informed of the QCD of Projects in order to propose improvements, if necessary
Initiating and following up action plans to solve issues common across projects and/or improve results in projects
Sharing the Return on Experience of his/her activities with Central TC&IS
Proposing improvements on his/her Domain  process and tools defined by Central TC&IS
Job Specifications
Knowledge & Experience
Experience in modelling, Verification and Validation automation tools like labview, teststand, RT-RT, Matlab etc.
Experience in Hardware in loop testing, ATE and testbenches development
Experience of hands-on activities of his/her Domain activities on multiple projects (at least 2 years in Railways or Automotive domain) like :
Verification & test : test specification, hardware-software integration
Familiarity with Domain modelling tools and Product Life Cycle management tools
Fluent in English
Train system knowledge (system analysis, railways) (at least 2 years),
Team size
Become part of Verification & Validation team of size 30
On a yearly basis :
Make proposals of R&D topics leading to improvements of performance of Engineering in term of Quality or Productivity
Identify necessary investment (CAPEX)
All along the

About the company

As a promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom develops and markets systems, equipment and services for the transport sector. Alstom offers a complete range of solutions (from high-speed trains to metros, tramways and e-buses), passenger solutions, customised services (maintenance, modernisation), infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Alstom is a world leader in integrated transport systems. The company recorded sales of €7.3 billion and booked €10.0 billion of orders in the 2016/17 fiscal year. Headquartered in France, Alstom is present in over 60 countries and employs 32,800 people.

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