Onboard Engineer


Location: Perth

Job Type: Full time


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, signaling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 75000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.

Alstom has a permanent opportunity for an Onboard Engineer to join the Engineering team for a Rail Technology Program based in Perth.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Create/review Technical documentation, such as test plans, test specifications, Test procedure and test reports.
  • Execute Engineering Type Tests at site for different rolling stock classes.
  • Provide technical support for engineering design and installation
  • Liaise between the engineering team in Australia and international design and other functions within the project i.e., safety, test and commissioning teams
  • Report progress against schedule, highlighting key issues and risks
  • Provide on-site to vehicle survey, support installation, and test activities

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • Degree in Electronics/Electrical Engineering with 2-5 years of experience.
  • Proven knowledge and experience in the areas of railway systems, preferably with locomotive ATP (ETCS) integration
  • Demonstrated design, system interface, installation and project delivery experience
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills including ability to interface with suppliers, customers, partners and internal stakeholders
  • Exposure to heavy haul rolling stock train management system is a plus

We Offer:

  • 18 weeks paid parental leave
  • Free gym membership
  • Flexible working options
  • Salary continuance insurance
  • Bridging leave
  • Leave to do voluntary work
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