Software architect RBC rail signalling

Job Description

Siemens Mobility is a separately managed company of Siemens. As a leader in transport solutions for more than 160 years, Siemens Mobility is constantly innovating its portfolio in its core areas of rolling stock, rail automation and electrification, turnkey systems, intelligent traffic systems as well as related services. With digitalization, Siemens Mobility is enabling mobility operators worldwide to make infrastructure intelligent, increase value sustainably over the entire lifecycle, enhance passenger experience and guarantee availability. In fiscal year 2019, which ended on September 30, 2019, the former Siemens Mobility Division posted revenue of €8.9 billion and had around 36,800 employees worldwide.

We are leaders in cutting-edge technology for the Railway Signaling sector, developing innovative products and solutions for the satisfaction of its customers and that is why for the R&D Department, we want to join  a Safety Engineer in Control Center and Trackside areas .

We are a collaborative, proactive group, learning every day, achieving quality products on time, overcoming challenges and aware of what we contribute to society.

If you want to work on Generic products valid for any part of the world and work with international teams, this is the place for you.

We would like to get onboard Software Architect  in R&D will be responsible for the coordination of the design and development activities of several ERTMS Train Control Systems according to design / product specifications ensuring that the product architecture meets the customer requirements.

Main functions and responsibilities:

• Software architecture definition for specific Siemens solutions.

• Design, implement and modify software using the ADA and C/C++/Visual C programming language, using SIL4 techniques.

• Assume the responsibilities throughout the entire software development cycle, including specification, design, development, test, and delivery phase.

• Work in an international and multidisciplinary development team.

• Innovation and research on new technologies applied to products.


• Software engineer (computer science, industrial engineer, telecommunications)

• Desirable experience in the development of applications for Railway Signaling Train Control systems

• Desirable 5 years of experience in research projects.

• Englihs & Spanish proficiency


• Knowledge in ADA, C / C ++/Visual C programming language preferably; other programming languages as Python will be valued

• Knowledge on SW architecture.

• Knowledge on Railway Systems (ERTMS) will be highly valued.

• Ability to manage integration environments as well as ability to analyze and implement test automation.

• Knowledge of configuration management tools such as Synergy.

• Knowledge of automatic testing and continuous integration tools (Jenkins, SonarQube)

• Knowledge of requirements and traceability management tools (Doors)

• Knowledge of SIL2/4 development techniques (CENELEC 50128:2011 Standard)

It will be assessed:

• Knowledge of AGILE software development methodology (SCRUM) and related tools (Jira, Gitlab, RTC) will be valued.

• Knowledge in Irobots and test environment automatization will be valued.

• IT Security knowledge (vulnerability testing, threat mitigation, authentication, access control, cryptography) will be valued.

• Programming using code standards (MISRA 2012 & CERT C) and following good development practices


• Ability to work effectively across multiple geographic locations.

• Ability to work in a team, good communication skills and a results-oriented approach.

• Good level of Spanish and English, spoken and written.

• Exhaustive/meticulous/organized person.

• A person with a spirit of innovation and with the motivation to develop research and development work in new technologies.

Siemens aboga por la igualdad de oportunidades entre mujeres y hombres, así como en la Diversidad como fuente de creatividad e innovación. Contar con diferentes tipos de talento y de experiencias nos hace ser más competitivos y estar mejor preparados para responder con éxito a las demandas de la Sociedad. Por ello, valoramos a las candidatas y a los candidatos que reflejen la Diversidad que disfrutamos en nuestra Compañía y animamos la cobertura de puestos por mujeres y hombres en ocupaciones que se encuentren subrepresentadas.

Organization: Siemens Mobility


Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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