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Alstom Transport Inc Project Sr V&V Engineer in Rochester, New York

Req ID:103148

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges oftoday and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric busesand driverless trains, as well asinfrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us meansjoininga truly global community ofmore than38 900 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.


The Senior V&V Engineer is responsible for providing fully Validated, Verified, and Integrated projects according to Alstom's core technical processes. The Senior V&V Engineer works as part of the core engineering team under functional leadership of the Project V&V Manager. The V&V Senior Engineer receives design inputs from Project Engineering teams and provides outputs to the customers, including Test & Commissioning (field), safety and the design teams.

Role & Responsibilities

Specify and design overall tests: test architecture, test plan andtest design (test cases);

Prepare overall test documentationincluding testsheets, test description,testscenarios and test environment setup and configuration;

Perform test sessions: run test procedures, produce test reports and associated Change Requests;

If applicable: perform customer acceptance tests, participate to site tests and eventually interface with customer;

Specify, design, develop and validate test environment & tools (test bench, scripting, recording tools, simulated I/O ...);

Perform system/ subsystems troubleshootingon defects detected during the V&V tasks on test bench and/or on site;

Manage V&V work products under configuration management according to Configuration Management Plan;

Ensure requirements traceability from contract until lowest levels, according to Requirements Management Plan;

Provide evidences of process knowledge and adherence along project execution;

Have good communication skills, written and verbal, good interpersonal interaction and teamwork;

Educational Requirements

BS Degree in Engineering or related technical discipline.


At least 3 years of experience working in the rail or signaling business, with specific background on Communication Based Train Control systems (CBTC);

Experience and knowledge on Interlocking principles, Automatic Train Control Systems, Automatic Train Supervision, Data Communication Systemsand other subsystems which compond a full railroad solution, including their interfaces;

It is desired to have prior work experience working in areas such as V&V, Design or Application engineering;

Knowledge on verification and validation best practices and testing routines;

Knowledge in test automation/scripting, PLC programming andsoftware coding;

Troubleshooting skills, knowledge on issues analysis methodologies, log analysis using different tools (i.e: Wireshark);

Strong leadership and teamwork skills to interact with internal and external stakeholders.

Working Conditions (Industrial/Environmental)

Workin the office and in a laboratory or factory test environment;

Eventually, work inhome office, with remote access to the test environment;

Travel up to 10% as needed to support field activities.

Physical/Mental Requirements

Ability to carry and lift up to 40 lbs.

An agile, inclusive and responsiblecultureis the foundation of ourcompanywhere diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advanceintheir careers.We are committed toencouragingour employeesto reach their full potential,while valuing and respecting them as individuals.

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"Alstom offers competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package, and flexible work options, as well as a uniquely diverse and unified team of professionals. Our culture supports an environment where employees can continuously learn and gain professional growth through education, exciting projects and career mobility. Alstom recognizes your achievements and excellent performance through various performance incentive, recognition and reward programs. Our commitment is to you, the employee. Work in an environment that is driven by integrity, innovation and visionary thinking. Make the switch to a new career track and join Alstom today!

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Alstom is a drug-free workplace.

This contractor / subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Accommodations for Applicants with Disabilities "