System Engineer (HVAC)


  • Bangalore, India
System Engineer (HVAC)
Job Posted : Jun 8th, 2023

Job Description

The HVAC System Engineer defines the architecture, functionalities of Heating, Ventilation and Air conditioning (HVAC) systems for Rolling Stock.

He/ She shall lead the Engineering in order to reach performances in compliance with technical requirements..

Organisation Reporting:-

  • Direct report: HVAC System Domain Leader
  • Functional report: Project Engineering Manager (PrEM) & Train System Engineer(TSE)

Network & Links:-

  • Project network: Product/Project core team, PrEM, TSE, Sub-System Manager
  • Technical network: System Experts, Product Technical Managers


  • Define architecture and functionalities of Rolling Stock Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems.
  • Ensure interface & alignment with Internal / External stakeholders such as Engineering, Sourcing, Manufacturing, Project management, Suppliers, End customers.
  • Lead technical development of HVAC system adhering to the Quality, Cost & Delivery (QCD) commitments of the Project/Tender.
  • Lead Design reviews as per Project/Bid milestones and get necessary approvals for design release
  • Delivering the subsystem documentation (Requirement Specification and Architecture Description (RSAD), Technical Purchase Specification (TPS), Interface Control Document (ICD).
  • Ensuring coordination between TSS/PU/Metier on interfaces, performances, technical issues resolution during detailed design phase.
  • Support sourcing, suppliers, PUs, S&A Engineers, Train design engineers, ILS engineers, RAMS engineers, and validation engineers at different stages of DFQ cycle.
  • Review of supplier documentation, prepare customer deliverables as per the project plan, support and witness FAI, type tests.
  • Control of changes after design freeze and perform impact analysis.
  • Defining and performing Train verification and validation strategy in close collaboration with all Engineering metiers, Certification & Validation teams ,TSS Team and Participating Units.
  • Performing train system FMECA in coordination with RAMS team.
  • Support technical issues during train revenue service. From investigation to problem closure
  • Support to prepare and update Engineering risks/mitigation plan, Change order process and QCD optimisation
  • Prepare/review/support verification and validation activities relevant to the system (e.g. preparation of test procedures, conduct and/or support of tests, FAI etc.)
  • Responsible for testing and validation of HVAC systems and leading and approval from Engineering.
  • Support the transition to production.
  • Providing Return on Experience (REX) to be implemented for future projects.

Qualification And Experience:-

  • Mechanical Engineer with more than 2 years in HVAC Engineering preferably in Railways or Automobile.
  • Familiarity with Train system knowledge and Hands-on experience in design, development & validation of HVAC system for Railways
  • Good understanding of the V-model System Engineer Process
  • Knowledge of Rational DOORS software, an asset.
  • Good written and spoken communication skills (in English).
  • Able to work in an international & multicultural environment.
  • Ready to travel locally and internationally based on project requirement.


  • Bangalore, India.

Company Overview:-

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Alstom’s product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Alstom has 150,000 vehicles in commercial service worldwide. With Bombardier Transportation joining Alstom on January 29, 2021, the enlarged Group’s combined proforma revenue amounts to €14 billion for the 12-month period ended March 31, 2021. Headquartered in France, Alstom is now present in 70 countries and employs more than 70,000 people.