Safety Assurance Manager

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Date: 10 Feb 2024

Location: Bangalore, KA, IN

Company: Alstom

Req ID:435481 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

  • Manage, perform and ensure the activities related to safety assurance in the CBTC Signalling Projects 
  • Deliver safe solutions 

 

ORGANISATION

Organisation structure (job belongs to..)

  • Signalling Safety organization
  • Project Engineering (Digital & Integrated Systems) 
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Reports directly to:

  • Safety Assurance Manager & Safety Lead for Projects

Other reporting to:

  • Regional Center Safety Manager
    Direct reports:
  • Safety Assurance Engineers

Network & Links

Internal

  • Project Core team (PM, PrEM, Architect,V&V, Installation, T&C…)
  • Engineering Metiers (Hw, Sw, System, V&V, …)
  • Quality & Internal Safety Assessors
  • RAM, Cybersecurity teams
  • Tender teams
  • Signaling Safety network
    • External
  • Customers, Operators, …
  • Safety Authorities (Safety Authorities, NoBo, DeBo, OQA, …)
  • Independent Safety Assessors
  • Consultants, Suppliers, …

 

MAIN RESPONSABILITIES  

Key accountabilities:

  • Coordinate all the Safety Assurance activities on the CBTC System for Project  as per Safety process defined in Signalling Safety Instruction
  • Perform Safety analysis, manage Hazard Log, review RAM, Cyber, V&V, T&C activities from a Safety perspective
  • Define safety plan and manage safety workload and associated planning
  • Support tenders and/or RC teams to integrate product/system in projects
  • Build the Safety Reports and/or the Safety Cases          
  • Apply the safety assurance methodologies (risk acceptance criteria, safety analysis, verification and validation) defined for the system / product        
  • Organize and attend periodic Safety Reviews          
  • Defend Safety Case argumentations in front of internal (QS, Safety Assessor) and external (ISA) assessors; define and follow-up action plans to close the findings of the assessors  
  • Manage (if any) the Safety Assurance Engineers involved on the project / system / product (Internal or external resources)
  • If identified as Safety Leader for a Safety Issue, manage 8D steps as per process

 

Key Job Authorities and Dimensions

  • Safety reference on the related Project for the Core team, Customer (internal or external) and assessors/SA (internal and external)
  • Team manager if SAE involved
  • Safety budget responsible

 

Performance measurements

  • KPI SAF 001 - No "NO GO" for Safety reasons in Gate Reviews     
  • KPI SAF 002 - Assessment Findings: Low rework due to External / Internal Assessments
  • KPI SAF 003 - Safety Findings: Quality of the inputs
  • KPI SAF 004 - Late Safety Requirements Identification   
  • Safety reviews OK
  • Respect QCD commitments and OTD/DOT milestones
  • Compliance to process (through Inspections, …)

 

 MAIN REQUIRED COMPETENCES

Educational Requirements

Mandatory:

  • Advanced University or Engineering degree

English operational in reading and writing for technical documentation

Desirable:

  • System, Electrical, Electronics, Electromechanical engineering knowledge

 

Experience

Mandatory:

  • Mastering Cenelec Standards for Safety (or equivalent standards if needed: AREMA, IEEE, etc ) and safety methodology & concepts/principles
  • 5 years successful experience in safety assurance

Including 2 years in Railway business

Desirable:

Experience in management

 

Competencies & Skills

  • Structured and organized
  • Team player
  • Proactive behavior
  • Sense of anticipation and urgency
  • Ability to say “no go” when needed and to support/elaborate plan/solution to deliver
  • Resilient (to pressure, to last minutes deliveries, safety issue management…)
  • Training capability in Safety
  • Ability to allocate/drive activities performed by others (SAE)

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  

 

Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 

 

 

 

 

Job Type:​Experienced​


Job Segment: Manager, Management

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