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Software Testing/ Validation Technical Lead (M/F/0)

Date: Apr 27, 2019

Location: Mannheim, BW, DE

Software Testing/ Validation Technical Lead (M/F/0)-TROQ-UKDY01572757




With 61 production and engineering sites and 18 service centers in 28 countries, Bombardier Transportation is a global leader in the rail industry. We cover the full spectrum of rail solutions, ranging from complete trains to sub-systems, maintenance services, system integration and signalling. Our installed base of rolling stock exceeds 100,000 rail cars and locomotives worldwide. Our 39,400 employees continue a proud tradition of delivering ingenious rail transportation solutions.

We want you to be a part of this global and innovative team!


Carry out testing to ascertain its behavior and performance compared to the corresponding requirements specification. The tester ensures that the behavior and performance of the software corresponds with requirements of the design project. At the system level, responsible for preparing, developing, executing and documenting hardware and software integration and system testing within a project or product maintenance tasks. Examine and judge whether an item fits the user needs, especially in regards of safety, quality and operating environment. Ensure that the developed solution meets the requirements and is able to operate in the environment needed.
The Software Tester Technical Lead can fulfil the following roles out of TCMS Engineering Standard Roles: Software Tester, Software Verifier and Software Validator


• Develop a validation plan and specify the essential tasks and activities for validation and agree this plan with the assessor
• Carry out audits, inspections or reviews on the overall project (as instantiations of the generic development process) as appropriate in various phases of development
• Review the requirements against the intended environment/use and develop a system understanding of the system within the intended environment of application
• Evaluate the conformity of the process and the outcome against the requirements of the EN standards and related IEEE standards and other markets.
• Review the outcome against the system requirements to ensure that that all of these are fulfilled
• Review that developed solutions are traceable to the requirements 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



• Master’s Degree in engineering or equivalent
• Relevant experience required (i.e. directly linked to the requirements of the position/role)
• Working experience must be 5 -8 years.
• Specific knowledge in the areas of product safety and Validation (EN 5012x, SIRF, CSM, EN61508, TSIs, etc.), accreditation bodies and authorization process of railway vehicles
• Vehicle/TCMS functions knowledge and deep knowledge of SW testing.
• Experience in project work / project management
• Experience in an international environment
• Ability to work in international teams
• leadership skills
• Specialized or cross-functional knowledge / relevant experience required by the position/role
• In-depth high proficiency of theories, practices, principles, concepts, procedures, processes, activities, tasks - in a fast-changing environment, in an area that is key to the business, in a technical and multiple subject area
• Knowledge of European and worldwide safety assurance, accreditation and authorization processes and infrastructure including relevant standards.
• comprehensive understanding of the vehicle functions
• Quality management


Everywhere we operate, we reward effort and initiative. You are encouraged to ask questions and empowered to make decisions.
As an equal opportunity employer, we strive to create a stimulating and open workplace which fosters teamwork, fairness, respect and diversity.
Bombardier Transportation is an Equal Opportunity Employer Dedicated to Affirmative Action and Workforce Diversity.

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Job: Software
Primary Location: DE-BW-Mannheim
Other Locations:DE-BR-Hennigsdorf, GB-ENG-Derby, FR-NPC-Crespin
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
09.05.2019, 4:19:09 AM

Unposting Date
08.06.2019, 5:59:00 PM

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