WAN Governance Analyst - Networks

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Date: 14 Nov 2023

Location: Bangalore, KA, IN

Company: Alstom

Req ID:426983 

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 

The WAN Governance Analyst has the sole responsibility of managing WAN links (MPLS / Internet) End to End. Work closely with Network operations, Design Architects & Projects understanding WAN links requirements and ensure the required links are procured & implemented across various sites (Business & Factories). Ensure there is no production impact due to WAN line disconnections. Ensure Network redundancy is planned appropriately.


  • Vendor Management , interactions with Local ISP vendors across the globe
  • Prepare and Maintain a Global Inventory capturing the link details (Technical details)
  • Keep a tab on service renewal terms
  • Ensure the CMDB is updated with right level of details there by enabling operations & other teams to achieve their goals hassle-free
  • At times of incident, work with Service provider to ensure service is restored as quickly as possible
  • Track WAN link incident details to ensure service providers are levied penalty as per the agreed terms & being paid
  • End to End Finance tracking with Projects / Operations discretion
  • Maintain Global Financial repository of all the links (Financial details, commitment period, service renewal terms & others)
  • Ensure necessary Purchase requests & Purchase orders are available supporting the invoicing claims for each vendor
  • End to End , Invoice Management
  • Ensure, the claimed invoices are validated end to end and approved on tool without any over or under payments
  • Timely and correct PO generations for managing the invoices
  • Perform Volumetric analysis on  monthly basis and come up with optimized measures for efficient service
  • Identify the opportunities for savings and execute the same after confirmation with no service compromise
  • Monthly / Quarterly and Yearly summary to be shared with discrete parties
  • Establish healthy relation with various stake holders (Vendor and Internal teams)
  • Identify and propose new ideas for efficient and optimized services
  • Define SLA /KPI measures for Local Vendors , cross implement the same across various vendors
  • Expertise in Finance SAP tools


Qualification & Skills

  • Professional with 6+ years of experience managing / maintaining Network Inventory & Finance Management in a Global Service Delivery model in the area of multiple supplier integration environment in the areas of application and infrastructure
  • Over 5+ years of experience in Infra & Application Support
  • Strong hands on Finance SAP Tools
  • Experience with Service Now Platform and reporting module to produce standard and custom report is a plus
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good organizational skills with ability to succeed under tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work effectively in virtual, geographically dispersed, cross cultural environments
  • Bachelor of Technology or MCA or degree in Sciences
  • ITIL V3 Foundation & intermediate is preferred



  • Bachelor of Technology, MCA or degree in sciences


Behavioral Competencies

  • Very strong Influential relationship management skills with stakeholders, senior management, colleagues and external service providers
  • Excellent verbal and written communication capabilities with the ability to interact and influence at all levels of the organization
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong problem solving skills and the ability to logically break down a problem into smaller manageable parts to solve
  • Supervisory skills and the ability to leverage support from other parts of the organization
  • Understanding of Technologies & ITSM Tool Working with Vendors Coordination, negotiation, and persuasion skills


Technical Competency & Experience

  1. Work Experience in Network WAN Management
  2. Expense Management
  3. MS Office – Advanced Excel in particular
  4. Building Dashboards
  5. Analytical Techniques


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. 


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