Africa & Middle-Est Cybersecurity Director

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Date: 18-Jun-2022

Location: France/Egypt, France

Company: Alstom

Req ID:316183 

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 Cybersecurity Director is in charge to anticipate business opportunities in the region AMECA to feed platform roadmaps. He is accountable of the commitment for cybersecurity in tender and ensure deployment and implementation of Cybersecurity within Region.
The position reports to the Alstom VP Cybersecurity.

The position is located in France with travelling in AMECA (Egypt, Israel, Turnkey, Morocco...).


Key accountabilities:

  • Review opportunities for its region to ensure anticipation and qualification of cybersecurity tender requirements (starting with the FIND phase)
  • Support (documentation, guidance, awareness, …) marketing and pre-tendering activities in its region
  • Work with platform cybersecurity manager to ensure integration of region relevant requirements in products & solutions roadmaps
  • Drive the tenders for cybersecurity, review and validate cybersecurity related topics. Ensure cybersecurity topic readiness for TDR
  • Organize the deployment of cybersecurity awareness and strategy to tender and project stakeholders (tender teams, contract mgt, development & deployment, architects, testers, safety …)
  • Review cyber deliverables from key Projects (Cyber Security Management Plan, Cyber Security Threats & risk analysis, Cyber Security Reports, Cybersecurity design document)
  • Build and maintain a status on project in his/her region
  • Ensure Regional regulation and normative watch, participate to conferences, norms & standards committee
  • Contribute to Cybersecurity process and standard definition
  • Contribute to cyber trend watch (new threats, new techno, ...)
  • Support COS / COTS Supplier Cybersecurity assessment (in his/her Region)
  • Promoting the Alstom Code of Ethics and adhering to the highest standards of ethical conduct


Competencies & Skills

  • Leadership and business acumen
  • Fluency in english speaking
  • Knowledge of the security market and its key players
  • Experience related to Cybersecurity implementation in general
  • Knowledge of main standards and regulations, such as: ISO 2700X, 62443, NIST, NIS, French LPM, of Methods of Cybersecurity Risk Analysis, of the main techniques for evaluating Systems securityof Vulnerability Management and Maintenance in Security Conditions


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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