Sig_Project Operations Manager(m/f/d)

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Date: 04-Nov-2022

Location: Braunschweig, DE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:276103 

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


  • Plan and manage all Mainline and Urban (M&U) Signaling On-Board Site Operations, in close cooperation with the PM, the Serie Installation Engineering and Design activities, the Serie Procurement and logistics activities
  • Ensure integration on field and installation of the complete System within Mainline and Urban (M&U) On-Board Signaling scope, including the Serie Test & Commissioning activities
  • Possess End to End accountability at Project level, from a QCD (Quality, Cost & Delivery) and Performance points of view for the scope
  • Ensure the application of EHS policies, local regulations, and professional standards


Main responsibilities


In compliance to EHS (Zero Deviation) and Regulatory standards, the Project Field Operations Manager oversees operational coordination of all project activities related to On-Board Installation and Field Operations (FO), including:


  • Manage and organize site activities, including sites facilities, resources plan, site access, tools
  • Deliver and maintain plans, procedures, Work Method Statements (WMS), in compliance with standard processes and products specifications
  • Manage the Work Package of Installation
  • Manage the Installation works for all Sub-Systems and System equipment and related performance, including monitor and lead actions on planning, risks, opportunities, best practices, non-conformities, technical interfaces
  • Manage the Routine Tests for Serie T&C activities
  • Manage the Sub-contractors, including monitor of quality and delivery through site visits, coordination meetings, inspections and assessments
  • Manage the interfaces with Third Parties, such as facilities providers, Rolling Stock manufacturer, etc…
  • Coordinate the Installation Engineering & Design for the complete Serie, based on all necessary inputs provided by the Sub-System Engineering
  • Ensure application of DIS Installation (Digital & Integrated Systems) and FO Process for Installation activities
  • update/improvement of the Installation and T&C way of working, process, tools and RefLib
  • Ensure compliance to EHS (Zero deviation) through, site inspections, people assessment etc…




  • High School Diploma, Engineering degree level or equivalent education or experiences (mandatory)
  • Master in Project Management
  • Certification on Railway Safety
  • Certification on Site EHS management




  • Strong experience on on-board site management and T&C activities
  • Cost and planning control experience in site management scope
  • EHS background
  • Experience on site test activities


Competencies & Skills


  • Excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills to fulfil the role of interface manager toward both customers and partners
  • Quality-focused, rigorous, team-player
  • Decision-making and problem-solving ability
  • Resilience, with an analytic way of thinking in order to solve Field complex deviations and issues
  • Innovative attitude aiming to improve continuously the way of working and performance


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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