CSP Leader

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Date: 19-Jan-2023

Location: Bangalore, KA, IN

Company: Alstom

Req ID:387182 

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 36 300 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  

About Alstom in India

Alstom has established a strong presence in India. Currently, the company is executing metro projects in several Indian cities including Chennai, Kochi and Lucknow where it is supplying Rolling Stock manufactured out its state of the art facility at SriCity in Andhra Pradesh. In the Mainline space, Alstom is executing Signaling & Power Supply Systems for the 343 Km. section on World Bank funded Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor. Phase 1 in the construction of the new electric locomotive factory for manufacturing and supply of 800 units of 12000HP locomotives is also complete at Madhepura, Bihar while the depot at Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh is ready to commence operation. Alstom has set up an Engineering Centre of Excellence in Bengaluru, and this coupled with a strong manufacturing base as well as localized supply chains, is uniquely positioned to serve customers across the globe. Today, Alstom in India employs close to 3600 people and in line with Government of India’s ‘Make in India’ policy initiative, Alstom has been investing heavily in the country in producing world class rolling stock, components, design, research and development to not only serve the domestic market, but also rest of the world. www.alstom.com/ India


Purpose of the Job

Organize, manage and deploy Cybersecurity Platform (CSP) for international railway projects (contract execution).


Organisational Reporting

Reports to Cybersecurity Delivery Manager


Network & Links


  • Project team
  • Delivery management
  • Cybersecurity Engineer
  • Cybersecurity Shared service




The Cybersecurity platform (CSP) is a hub of centralized cyber security functions and services, running in a virtualized environment, for urban mass transit train transportation systems.

The role of the cybersecurity CSP Leader is to design and execute cybersecurity platform activities for projects. Three types of missions are representative of the role:

  • Adapt, manage and deploy a Cybersecurity platform (CSP) on international metro and mainline projects
  • Contribute to project security conditions
  • Contribute to CSP architecture definitions and evolutions

The following activities will be a part of the job responsibilities

  • Participate in the instantiation of the infrastructure, architecture and design principles of CSP to deploy services for Identity and Access Management (IAM), Certificate Management (PKI), Malware protection, Privilege access management, Security event management, Intrusion detection, Patch management, NTP, etc. in a virtual environment.
  • Adapt the cybersecurity products of the CSP platform to the cybersecurity requirements of projects (project-specific constraints, local regulations, imposed standards)
  • Manage application deployment, configuration and integration activities of the CSP platform.
  • Develop and document action plans to bring projects into compliance with the CSP platform
  • Provide organizational and technical interfaces with other Alstom teams and subsystems.
  • Manage and monitor users of Cybersecurity services who work on projects.
  • Contribute to penetration testing campaigns for activities which involve the CSP.
  • Develop test and validation procedures for modules specific to CSP
  • Specify, implement and test security modules that are not part of the generic CSP Platform
  • Develop and document operational conditioning action plans.
  • Contribute to the training of Customers in the implementation of cybersecurity in Operations mode


Key Job Authorities and Dimensions

  • Responsible of the QCD of its project Cybersecurity CSP Work Package
  • Functional animation of Cybersecurity Engineer team


Performance measurements:  

  • Quality of CSP design and deliverables, in time
  • Achievement of Project targeted level of compliance
  • Assessment findings: Low rework due to external or internal assessments


Educational Requirments 


 University/ Engineer in degree level


Cybersecurity certification




  • Experience with direct responsibility for hands on architecture, design, development of IT products for cyber applications.
  • Experience related to deployment of security software’s in IT environment



  • Knowledge of Alstom Products & Solution Portfolio
  • Experience in embedded or industrial systems (railway / aeronautics ...)


Competency and Skills

  • Technical Background with 8+ years of experience in IT architecture role with exposure to security concepts.
  • Previous hands on experience in an IT/OT environment with architecture/design, configuration, deployment and management of modules such as
    • Active Directory (group policies, domain controllers, etc.)
    • Antivirus solutions (orchestrator, whitelisting, virus scan)
    • Syslog solutions
    • Certificate Management (PKI)
    • Patch Management solutions
    • Backup solutions
    • LDAP, TACACS & Radius/AAA
    • Windows servers, hardware for high availability, OS management
  • Strong in virtualization concepts and technologies (e.g Vmware, HyperV, Citrix, etc)
  • Knowledge of scripting (PowerShell / Python )
  • Knowledge of some Cybersecurity areas (authentication, network access control, intrusion detection, etc.)
  • Architecture concepts and techniques of systems and networks, operating systems and associated programming languages.
  • Knowledge of security products and protocols
  • Strong documentation (written) and presentation (verbal) skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Dynamic, autonomous. Creativity and ability to work in a complex environment.

An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.   



Job Type:​Experienced​

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