Project Engineering Manager TCMS (w/d/m)

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Date: 24 Feb 2024

Location: Berlin, BE, DE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:227581 

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.


Germany is preparing the rollout of digital technology for its entire rail network and fleets. 12,000 vehicles are to be upgraded with the state of the art ETCS and ATO technology. As Project Engineering Manager Vehicle Integration, you will define and put in place optimised ways of working for the required rolling stock changes. Indeed, a major part of the project is the upgrade of the vehicle itself to interface with the new digital system. An efficient ways of working will be a key part of Alstom success for the Rollout of ETCS and ATO technology in Germany.




  • Analyse the German fleet and categorize it in clusters
  • For each cluster, define standard interfaces, limiting the amount of work to be done in each project. Use return of experience of past ETCS retrofit projects
  • Build with each external (with sourcing support) or internal rolling stock supplier a standardised ways of working, from the tender phase to the end of the warranty
  • Support rolling stock team in their workload definition, put in place regular reviews with the RS teams.
  • Prepare the standard project work (for ex standard RFQ for ext RS supplier, standard project plans)
  • Support the on-going projects as central contact person for rolling stock interface topics


To be successful in this function, you’ll certainly have to initiate and maintain regular and constructive relationships with numerous internal (Project or Sub-System Manager, Site Engineering Planning Manager, Site Engineering Quality Manager, Complete Engineering Project team, teams on other Alstom sites,…) and external (customers, partners,…) stakeholders.



  • Education: Bachelor/Master Degree in Electronics, Telecom, Automation, Electricity, Robotics or in another similar technical specialty is mandatory
  • Experience:  at least 5 years in relevant positions (systems / sub-systems integration, embedded equipment, electrotechnical product development) in a highly complex and normative environment (railway, aerospace, defense, nuclear). 
  • Language: A full proficient use of English is mandatory. Other languages would be assets (especially German).
  • Behavioral competencies: Rigorous and reliable / leadership / (self) entrepreneurial / “team motivator”
  • Mobility: Mission based in Berlin with regular short missions (few days to 1 or 2 weeks), in Europe



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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