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Software Test Lead Engineer

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

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At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress.

We are currently looking to recruit a Software Test Lead Engineer for our site in Derby, UK.

The organization in Derby specializes in the design of bogies, bodyshell, TCMS, traction and braking systems, underframe equipment structural approval, service support, warranty support and electrical equipment.
The Software Test Lead Engineer role will carry out testing to ascertain its behavior and performance compared to the corresponding requirements specification. At the system level, will be responsible for preparing, developing, executing and documenting hardware and software integration and system testing within a project or product maintenance tasks.
The Software Tester Technical Lead can fulfil the following roles out of TCMS Engineering Standard Roles: Software Tester, Software Verifier, Validator and Software Validator.

• Review the requirements, develop a validation plan, specify the essential tasks and activities for validation, agree this plan with the assessor and review the outcome in order to ensure the conformity of the requirements
• Carry out audits, inspections or reviews on the overall project in various phases of development
• Evaluate the conformity of the process and the outcome against the EN and IEEE standards
• Review and classify all deviations in terms of risk (impact), records and submit to the body responsible for change management and decision making
• Evaluate final test results and give a recommendation on the suitability of the outcome for intended use and indicate any application constraints as appropriate
• Give agreement/disagreement for the release of the software


• Bachelor or Master degree in Science or Engineering, Computer Science, Information technology, Electronics or any other relevant discipline
• Specific knowledge in the areas of product safety and Validation (EN 50128, EN50657, SIRF, CSM, EN61508, TSIs, etc.), accreditation bodies and authorization process of railway vehicles
• Vehicle/TCMS functions knowledge and deep knowledge of SW testing
• Knowledge of European and worldwide safety assurance, accreditation and authorization processes and infrastructure including relevant standards
• Experience in project work / project management in an international environment
• Strong role experience and specific competencies developed in a similar role

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Bombardier Transportation is a global mobility solution provider leading the way with the rail industry’s broadest portfolio. It covers the full spectrum of solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling to complete turnkey transport systems, e-mobility technology and data-driven maintenance services. Combining technology and performance with empathy, Bombardier Transportation continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility by providing integrated solutions that create substantial benefits for operators, passengers and the environment. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Bombardier Transportation employs around 39,850 people and its products and services operate in over 60 countries.

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.

Posting date: 23.08.2019
Closing date: 22.09.2019
Competitive salary range
Number of working hours: 37

Job: Test Engineering
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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