Project Lead Engineer (Train Electrical Engineer)

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Date: 05-Jan-2022

Location: Hyderabad, IN, India

Company: Alstom

Req ID:159285 

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

Purpose of the job

This role will be in charge of all technical matters in the project under his/her responsibility. He/she will challenge the project as sold technical content/solution and also support cost comparison through technical benchmarking and will cooperate closely with other functions who manage the optimized technical solution and key cost drivers of the bids as well as in execution in case project awarded. He/she will be a Single Point Of Contact (SPOC) to the project bid and execution team with regards to all technical decisions/ matters including scheduling and process implementation.


Key responsibilities

Bid Engineering:


  1. Harmonize inputs for time, scope and cost, Product solutions and Deliver harmonized project schedule.

  2. Identify gaps between Donor vs bid requirements and challenge internal stakeholders to provide necessary information as needed

  3. Challenge the core team for inputs and identify risk associated to scope committed

  4. Analyse and challenge the scope and identify the opportunity

  5. Project Planning , Scheduling, Risk management and Project Cost

Project Engineering

  1. Identify and manage the clear scope split in terms of engineering aspects.

  2. Support to implement project schedule, scope and cost

  3. Manage cross function technical core team and lead the external communication with internal/external stakeholders

  4. Implement necessary global/project specific processes to ensure smooth engineering delivery

  5. He/she will be the single point of contact for all technical decisions from EWIS related to project.

  6. Identify and manage technical risk assessment for project

  7. Implement compliances and governance and assure no remarks

  8. Monitor internal deliverables during various design phases and ensure necessary inputs from various stakeholders by developing Input and Output KPIs as required.

  9. He/she will be the part of project Engineering core team and highlight periodic status and issues from EWIS Engineering related to project.

  10. Responsible for management of all technical communications with internal / end Customer

  11. Participate Project Core Team meetings as needed to highlight progress

  12. Manage the various internal discipline of EWIS in terms of technical deliverables and interfaces for the project

  13. Manage the E2E technical requirement management for all Electrical requirements flown down to EWIS BBs.

  14. Integration of necessary international standards required for Electrical Design

  15. Lead the Electrical design scope in front of relevant stake holders (functional architect, safety expert, customer, chief engineer, CoEs etc…)

  16. Drive internal/external design reviews for Electrical design and support First Article Inspections (FAIs) and prototype production including testing.

  17. To analyse vehicle requirements and sub-system supplier inputs which are necessary for generating various electrical deliverable

  18. To be present in the sub-system design reviews with supplier and customer.

  19. Analyse and optimize the technical choices in terms of cost, reliability and safety.

  20. Support testing team to test the functionality of the Control/Command on train level through specific hardware/software

  21. Ensure engineering deliverables for end customers from Electrical design.

  22. Ensure overall vehicle electrical design and performance.

  23. Review of sub-system interface document and agreement inline with vehicle requirement and electrical concepts available.

  24. Participate in vehicle functional design reviews

  25. To be the Engineering function(s) direct interface to the Project Chief Engineer and the other project members with regards to the vehicle function and electrical requirements.

  26. Provide field support during product introduction, reliability growth, and warranty period, in seeking solutions to electrical functional problems.

An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.   



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