For a long-term railway project in the area of Zurich, we are looking for a Verification and Validation Manager in the Railway sector to join our team!
Develop a verification and validation plan / report for Signalling Systems (CBTC, ETCS) and agree on this plan with the assessor
Review the requirements against the intended environment and use
Evaluate the conformity of the development process against the European Standards including the assigned Safety Integrity Level (SIL)
Check the correctness, consistency, and adequacy of test cases, executed tests, and testing tools
Ensure that all the verification and validation activities are carried out
Be in charge of quality activities : carry out audits, inspection or review on the overall project as appropriate in various phase of the life cycle project
Give agreement / disagreement for the developed releases thought reports
Completed technical education as an electrical or computer science engineer ETH / TU / FH or comparable
Several years of professional experience in the railway industry with signalling systems development
Competent in various railway approaches / methodologies and identify the most suitable method or combination of methods in a given context
Capable of deriving the types of evidence and synthesis an overall view about fitness for purpose or constraints and limitations of the application
Experience in the development and certification of safety-relevant systems for railways
Ideally knowledge of relevant IEEE, UNISIG, and EN standards
Preferably experience in testing and commissioning complex, distributed systems
Good command of English; German represents an advantage
Location : Zurich area
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