ETCS Test manager

16-9-2020 region brussels (near by station)
description de la société

We are AUSY and specialize in technical projects. With more than 1700 AUSY consultants and freelancers, we realize our clients' projects on a daily basis.

We do more than just connect your ambitions with organizations and technical projects. We think it is important to develop a good relationship with you and to support you where necessary: ​​through education, guidance, advice, or just a listening ear.

Would you like more information? Please contact me!

Eveline Bracke
09/395 07 86

description de la fonction

Do you have good knowledge of Interlocking and ETCS Trackside Functionalities ? Do you have testing experience ?
Then respond quickly, I will provide you with additional information!

Eveline Bracke
09/395 07 86

Your tasks as a ETCS Test manager are: 

  • Leading, from a technical point of view, a team of ETCS Testers;
  • You follow-up testing aspects/problems/questions of the assigned partial projects;
  • You will set-up or adapt (if needed) existing test strategies and/or procedures which specify the various verifications (acceptance criteria’s) to be conducted on a set of engeneering data for the ETCS+IL systems in accordance with the UNISIG norms and standards.
  • You will be responsible for and follow-up the correct implementation of the agreed testing strategy and procedures, processes and tools.
  • You are responsible for the execution of the verification of the engineering databases.
  • You will support the ETCS Testers by/for writing a number of scripts in VBA in order to facilitate the defined test strategies and procedures;
  • You manage the results of the testreports and the possible deviations with respect to the expected behaviour;
  • You analyse the faulty test results (together with the ETCS-testers) and provide recommendations to the design team and/or test-tool team for possible corrections and/or further (deeper) analysis;
  • You participate to meetings (mostly internal), in order to solve technical problems and clarify requirements.
  • You provide technical expertise in the field of ETCS, IL and railway signalling to the project;
  • You report the progress of the test campaigns towards the Project Manager and System Manager.

vos atouts

  • You have good knowledge of Interlocking and ETCS Trackside Functionalities (preferably ETCS-L1), as specified in UNISIG Subset-026. And testing (and/or designing) an ETCS system/subsystem
  • You have experience with ETCS dataprep tools and are familiar with reading railway plans (signaling, infrastructure, speed, gradients)
  • You are familiar with most of the operating principles used in Railway (e.g. nominal movement, on-sight movement, shunting movement) and have knowledge of Railway Signaling Principles (also outside ETCS);
  • You know and understand the Belgian signal aspects (e.g. green, permissive and non-permissive red, red-white, double yellow, yellow-green horizontal or vertical, “chevron”, etc.);
  • You are accurate, rigorous and safety minded, can work autonomously and have good organizational and interpersonal skills;
  • You have epxertise in writing scripts (VBA-scripts...) with scripting tools.
  • You have good knowledge of English (Being able to understand and communicate in French and/or Dutch is seen as a big advantage)


Freelance is also possible ! Contract duration: 1 year that could be extended to 7 years !

Or as an employee, you can count on a competitive salary supplemented with various extra-legal benefits such as:

  • Meal vouchers
  • Eco vouchers
  • Hospitalization insurance
  • Group insurance
  • Net monthly allowance
  • Via a cafeteria plan you can choose from a car with fuel card or a km allowance
  • 13th month and double holiday pay
  • 32 leave & ADV days
  • Free participation in technical events and corporate events, just think of our technical workshops and our AUSY Family Day
  • And last but not least a personal people-oriented guidance through your projects

tester / testengineer (m/f)
type de job
temps plein, freelance
type contrat
missions à long terme
informations de contact
Eveline Bracke 09/395 07 86
09/395 07 86