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TCMS Project Test Lead

Date: Mar 8, 2019

Location: Mannheim, BW, DE

TCMS Project Test Lead-TROQ-DEMA01663726


Bombardier Transportation, a global leader in rail technology, offers the broadest portfolio in the rail industry and delivers innovative products and services that set new standards in sustainable mobility. BOMBARDIER ECO4 technologies – built on the four cornerstones of energy, efficiency, economy and ecology – conserve energy, protect the environment and help to improve total train performance. Bombardier Transportation is headquartered in Berlin, Germany, and has a very diverse customer base with products or services in more than 60 countries. It has an installed base of over 100,000 vehicles worldwide.

Purpose of the job

The owner of the job is responsible for leading project and assessor requirements into validated TCMS Subsystem through planning, test design,
test execution and documentation work packages fulfilling budget, quality and time targets.

The position holder is responsible to predict, plan and request the required resources within TCMS Testing team.
Lead of interfacing functions and related process and tool improvement activities is included in the scope of this position.
• Definition of the testing strategy for the specific project in alignment with SWPL, Validator and Assessor.
• Responsible for a TCMS testing project: plan, control and monitor the project and take ownership of technical solutions, quality, budget
and timeline
• Representation of TCMS ENG in bids/tenders
• Represent the TCMS testing project and its interest in the TCMS development and Vehicle team
• Definition of interfaces to other systems and functions
• Present TCMS testing project to lower and medium line management
• Contribution to improvement of testing process descriptions and tools
• Contribute at concept creation and software requirements definition
• Test design based on requirements of software packages in the area of vehicle control incl. diagnostic and visualization
• Test execution in the lab environment and/or on vehicles
• Test documentation and findings report
• Review and contribution at findings analysis and their safety classification
• Collect inputs and calculates KPIs
• Responsible for the release documentation for the homologation
Key responsibilities (describe key responsibilities in order of importance and specify the approximate amount of time, e.g. in % related to the typical business cycle)
Test Lead
(technical and project related lead of testing team, e.g. through team meetings, daily communication, task allocation, progress
tracking, problem solving)
70 %
TCMS software test design
(concept & requirements review, creation and review of test specifications) 10 %
TCMS software test execution
(Test execution in the lab environment and/or on vehicles)
10 %
Documentation of test findings
(review and analysis with domain expert, reporting via change management tool, support for safety classification) 5 %
5. Documentation of formal test reports for homologation 5 %

C. Job Requirements

Qualifications & Functional Knowledge
• Master or Bachelor in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
• Number of years of experience required by this position: 3+ years
Relevant experience required (i.e. directly linked to the requirements of the position/role)
1. Good Knowledge in test management (planning, monitoring and control)
1. Good Knowledge, testing techniques and methods
2. Lead teams across 2-3 international locations
3. Electrical engineering know how, e.g. reading of schematics
4. Testing experience in Real-Time control systems, Embedded Systems
5. Change Management, Documentation Management, Safety Awareness
6. German/English


- Master or Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science;
- 3+ years hands-on experience with automated testing tools (C#, NI TestStand, C++);
- Analytical skills for gathering requirements and modelling systems for testing purpose (Model-Based Testing);
- Understanding and Experience with Rhapsody and SysML;
- Very good command of English and German language, both verbal and written;

Nice to have:

- Railway know how of onboard systems (e.g. Train control, Train Protection Systems, Brake control, etc.) is a plus;
- ISTQB Certification – foundation level is a plus;
- Knowledge of IBM Rational Toolchain (RQM, RTC, DNG) is nice to have;

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Job: Test Engineering
Primary Location: DE-BW-Mannheim
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
08.01.2019, 12:22:12 PM

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