Site Test Engineer- Interlocking & ETCS Reference number: 2512

  • Online since: 24-01-2024
  • Region: Brussels
  • Start: 01-02-2024
  • Category: Other

Job description

For our client, a leader in the Railway industry in Belgium, we are looking for a Site Test Engineer to work on some of the most innovative solutions in the industry.

What you'll do

  • Testing activities in roll-out phase & commissioning:
    1. Preparation of configuration and testing activities (including organization), create test- specification and reports
    2. Organisation, configuration, and support to clients for lab test activities in Huizingen.
    3. Data downloading activities on site and configuration of trackside equipment (ETCS L2 balises)
    4. Configuration, SW-update and verifications of Computer Room components- (RBC cabinet).
    5. Configuration of IT Network component
  • Site engineering activities after commissioning phase:
    1. Support clients in “putting into service” activities.
    2. Technical support to on site activities & troubleshooting
    3. Participation to the guard duty + interventions (24/24 – 7/7)

    Projects are distributed over the whole of Belgium, mobile worker. Installation, testing and commissioning activities are often done by night (during week or weekends).


  • Education level: Bachelor electronics & automatization, electromechanics or equivalent by experience
  • Ability to read & interpret of technical & electrical plans (railway)

  • Ability to analyses processes and architectures in details as well as with a high-level view.
  • Experience in testing and commissioning activities, preferably in industrial environments (railway environment is a plus)
  • A first professional working experience is required because of the complexity of the project environment (many stakeholders, various interactions, complex technological/technical setup). However, a young graduated motivated and eager to learn could be coached.
  • Basis Experience/knowledge in IT & Networking connectivity and use of ICT applications and tools
  • VCA-B certificate is required as well as BA4/BA5 ability certification (bekwaamheidsattest)

  • Drivers licence B

Required skills

  • Expected language skills :
    o English (min C1 – Effective operational proficiency)
    o Dutch (min B2 - Vantage or upper intermediate)
    o French (min B2-Vantage or upper intermediate)
    o German : optional
  • Accuracy, rigor and safety minded (a safety related error can lead to an accident, errors can also lead to operational incident such train delays)
  • Autonomous and resourceful
  • Good organisational and interpersonal skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Mindset : Continuous learning & improving
  • Flexibility: Activities to be performed in day, night & week-end shifts, both planned and unplanned (guard duty). On average 2 planned nights per month but can vary between 0% to 50% of working time.
  • Experienced with use of ICT-tools and applications for testing & commissioning is a plus.

  • Additional specific technical trainings for testing and commission of Siemens equipment & systems will be provided by Siemens. Either via classroom training or on the job training.
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02 629 77 75
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