Alstom Verifications and Validations Technician in Warrensburg, Missouri

Date: 08-Nov-2018

Location: Warrensburg, MO, US

Company: Alstom

The Railway industry today is characterized by both a strong and sustained growth across the world. The trends that drive this are well known: environmental challenges, population growth, urbanization and increasing demands for mobility.

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.

Role Summary/Purpose:

Alstom has an opening for a Verifications and Validations Engineer at its Melbourne or Jacksonville FL location. The V&V Engineer demostratesthat the Signaling system or a component fulfills its intended use when placed in its intended environment (real or simulated). In this role you will organize and lead project ATC Verification, Integration and Test activities to ensure the delivery of a complete, correct and accurate system in line with Project contractual requirements.

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to global V&V Strategy definition, provide elements necessary to build V&V Plan

  • Prepare overall tests (tests sheets and tests scenario)

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

  • Perform customer acceptance tests, participate in site tests as needed

  • Specify and validate test environment & tools (test bench, recording tools, simulated I/O)

  • Perform investigations on defects detected on test bench or on site

  • Organize, monitor and control validation activities under his/her responsibilities

  • Manage V&V work products under configuration management according to Configuration specifications

Qualifications:

  • Associates degree or certificate in Engineering.

  • 3 to 5 years of experience in testing railway signaling solutions.

  • Related experience to include test equipment (VOM, DMMs, Oscilloscopes, Signal Generator, Frequency Counters, etc.)

Desired Characterstics:

  • 3 years specific experience in the railroad signaling field

  • Strong oral and written communication skills. Ability to interface effectively with all levels of the organization and external customers

  • Travel up to 10% is required

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. Come work in an environment that is driven by integrity, innovation and visionary thinking. Make the switch to a new 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 and 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

Alstom provides reasonable accommodations and/or assistance to applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans (including but not limited to other protected veterans and individuals with known physical and mental limitations). If you need a reasonable accommodation/assistance for any part of the application and/or hiring process, please contact Alstom’s Recruiting Department at careers.us@alstom.com (please use “Accommodation Request” as the subject line).

Nearest Major Market: Kansas City

Job Segment: Technician, Technology

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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 and 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 Alstom provides reasonable accommodations and/or assistance to applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans (including but not limited to other protected veterans and individuals with known physical and mental limitations). If you need a reasonable accommodation/assistance for any part of the application and/or hiring process, please contact Alstom’s Recruiting Department at careers.us@alstom.com (please use “Accommodation Request” as the subject line).