Project Engineering Manager for DSTW-Projects (f/m/d)

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Date: 11-Sep-2022

Location: Braunschweig, NI, DE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:263042 

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.



We are currently looking for a Project Engineering Manager for DSTW-Projects (DSTW: Digital Interlocking) for our location in Braunschweig, Germany



As Project Engineering Manager, you will define and deploy Alstom-Wayside-Solutions for the German market. In this role, you will be based in our engineering team in Braunschweig and well connected with various external and internal stakeholders.

In close cooperation with the Project Manager, the Project Engineering Manager has end-to-end accountability at system level of QCD and Performance.



Your tasks:

Project related tasks may include:

  • Requirement analysis and allocation (for all contractual requirements) up to global system acceptance by Customer (including T&C and certification / homologation).
  • Ensuring the management of configuration (as-designed, as-built, as-installed including retrofit management).
  • Ensuring integration of the various sub-systems and coordinating system activities until project final acceptance.

Other tasks may include:

  • Recording and structuring customer needs and developing an offer/ implementation strategy.
  • Participation and validation of the solution strategy in important tenders and projects.
  • Contribute to the development of a solution roadmap.
  • Management of the Project Deployment Process for Germany Wayside.
  • Definition and further development of processes and working models.
  • Manage the technical contractual scope in customer projects of DB AG.
  • Interface partner of the customer for the technical clarification of questions in the field of software and hardware for customer systems.
  • Detailed coordination / coordination of planning with customers / internal project planning departments / external suppliers.
  • Lead the project solution deployment and ensure operational coordination of all project activities related to System deployment and integration.
  • Coordinate the engineering team and manage interfaces.
  • Management of the procurement and purchasing process in customer projects.
  • Participation in offers for new plants and conversions.
  • Organization of the creation and delivery of the project documentation.
  • Creation and verification, but validation of project documentation.
  • Support for validation, assessors, authorities, acceptance testers and operators.


Your Qualifications:

  • Completed university studies (engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, railway engineering etc.) or technician training with several years of professional experience.
  • Minimum 5 years of proven experience.
  • Professional experience in the field of project management with engineering background including project deployment and full lifecycle view until commissioning.
  • Cost and planning control experience in engineering scope.
  • Expertise in the field of systems engineering, track field installations.
  • Experience in the planning and construction of DB AG plants is an advantage.
  • Knowledge of the relevant specifications, rules and standards for interlocking systems in Germany is an advantage.
  • High level of commitment and resilience as well as independent working methods.
  • Team and communication skills.
  • Very good knowledge of MS Office and similar standard applications.
  • Native German language skills in spoken and written.
  • Good command of spoken and written English.

We offer:

  • An activity in which you can help shape the sustainable mobility of the future!
  • A permanent employment relationship with attractive prospects.
  • Exciting tasks and a diverse working day.
  • Flexible working hours, company pension scheme.
  • A new and modern office in Braunschweig as of 2022!
  • Collaboration in a dedicated and growing team.



Why Alstom?

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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