Sig project Installation Manager

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Date: 27-Jun-2022

Location: Copenhagen, Denmark

Company: Alstom

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of now and the future. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses, autonomous subways, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of 75,000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.

Signaling Project Installation Manager

Job ID: 266723


Do you want to join a world leader in the railway sector? Alstom Denmark is looking for an ambitious Signaling Project Installation Manager.



Denmark has set an ambitious and radical goal - to upgrading the totality of its mainline network. Alstom is there to set their ambition to life and has started the implementation of the state-of-the-art ERTMS level 2 baseline 3 signaling technology, to the trackside and onboard the fleets. This technology is stable and secure, and it will drastically improve the passenger experience by reducing the number of delays and increasing transport capacity.


As an Signaling Project Installation Manager, you will be responsible for planning and managing all site operations, in close cooperation with the Project Manager, the installation engineering and design activities, the procurement and logistics activities, and ensure integration on field and installation of the complete system.

You will have accountability at a project level, from performance points of view, in compliance with signaling and security strategy, policies, standards, local regulations and professional standards.


Key Responsibilities


• Manage and organize site operations including facilities, resource plan, site access and tools.

• Provide and maintain plans, procedures, and statements of work methods for the installation, testing and commissioning plans.

• Management of work related to on-site operations.

Managing installation work for all subsystems and system equipment and associated performance, including monitoring, and directing actions on planning, risks, opportunities, best practices, nonconformities, technical interfaces

• Subcontractor management, including quality and delivery monitoring through site visits, co-ordination meetings, inspections, and evaluations.

• Manage interfaces with third parties (within the scope of his/her work) such as facility suppliers, Civil Work partners, etc.

• Coordinate installation engineering and design for the entire system, based on all necessary information from subsystem engineering.




Industrial, procurement and logistics activities:


  • Coordinating procurement activities under the responsibility of subsystems.
  • Coordination of the Procurement activities of the field & installation equipment
  • Coordination of the Logistic activities (incl. warehouse management)
  • Deployment and application of Signaling Installation Process on Site (including Handover to Test & Commissioning)


Continuous improvement:


  • Continuously improving installation performance within the Project.
  • Contributing to the identification of best practices and REX across the product line.
  • Participation in the Process Improvement / "Business" Working Group upon request, to propose an update/improvement of the installation and working methods, processes, tools and RefLib.


•Ensure EHS (Zero Gap) compliance through EHS plan, site inspections, assessment of individuals, etc.




  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • Strong experience on railway site management
  • Cost and planning control experience in site management scope
  • EHS background
  • 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 to solve complex system failures


Language Requirement:


Excellent in speaking and writing in English.


Job Location


The job is based in Copenhagen, Denmark.


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?  


Why Joining Us?


Alstom in the Nordics has over 2000 employees and offices in Stockholm, Oslo, Copenhagen, and Helsinki as well as several local offices and service depots. Joining Alstom means being a part of a highly qualified international team with an inclusive and responsible culture as the foundation. We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential by offering excellent opportunities to grow, all while valuing and respecting our employees as individuals.


We are also providing flexibility and competitive terms and conditions.


We hope that this has caught your interest and welcome you to apply for the position as soon as possible.






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