Job title: System Engineer - Rail / Rolling Stock
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Systems Engineering & Integration
Expertise: IT - C++ IT - Networks Power & Elec - Design Power & Elec - Test & Commissioning Quality Management - Power & Elec RAMS & System Assurance Rolling Stock - Design
Skills: Electronics Embedded Software EN50128 DO178C Budget Planning QCD Risk
Pay interval: Monthly
Pay rate: negotiable
Location: Tours, France
Job published: 24-06-2021
Job ID: 32076
Contact name: Babur Durrani

Job Description

Our client is a leading Rolling Stock manufacturer / OEM supplier and they are looking for an experienced System Engineer to work on site at their offices in Tours, France.  

Contract Duration: 3 years

Number of Vacancies: 2

Location: Tours, France

Languages: English (French desirable)

Salary: Negotiable / As per candidate experience

Start Date: ASAP

External Interface: Customers, Sister Companies, 3rd parties

Internal Interface: Engineering, Internal Teams

The main tasks of the position are: 

  • Pilot, coordinate and plan the studies of the project, from its launch until the commissioning and during production in the respect of the processes of the client and in coordination with the teams for industrialization, mechanics, electronics, RAMS.
  • Ensures the delivery of studies in compliance with predefined QCD (Quality, Cost, Time) objectives.
  • Manages project risks and alerts if QCD objectives are in risk or if the proposed solutions do not meet the client's contractual expectations.
  • Be the technical customer interface for the project.
  • Be the technical leader in own domain / subsystem.
  • Arbitrate the technical choices with the support of the design managers.
  • Ensure the monthly QCD reporting: budget, planning, hot spots, hours consumed and define the rest to be done.
  • Drafting of project documentation.
  • Follow up of the creation of project plans.
  • Development of project planning follow up. 


 Experiences and Skills :

  • Technical engineer in electronics and / or embedded software, experienced with 5 to 10 years of experience in the development of embedded software.
  • Experience in standardized security environments (EN50128, DO178C).
  • Analytical and system minded.
  • Documentation and writing skills.
  • Easy adaptation to new technologies (Ethernet, webserver, webservices,…) and to different projects.
  • Manage and drive a development team.
  • Motivation, tenacity and scientific rigor.
  • Organized and responsive.
  • Relational ease and good listening skills.