Project Engineering Manager (PrEM) in Wayside Projects (f/m)

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Date: 13 Nov 2023

Location: Katowice, PL

Company: Alstom

Req ID: 428613


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, trams, and e-buses to integrated systems, customized services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where 75,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide.


Join us as a Project Engineering Manager (PrEM) in Wayside Projects in Katowice, Poland and you will be looking at a career-defining role.




Your mission?


We value curious and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. 

Ready to learn, grow and advance your career?
In this role, you will be based in our DLU Onboard engineering team  and well connected with various external (Customer/Suppliers) and internal stakeholders (Project Core Team, Project Technical Manager, Methods & Tools Community). You will manage the technical contractual scope of the project ensuring its delivery according to the quality, cost and schedule commitment (ATLAS solution).



Your key responsibilities?



Manage the technical contractual scope of the project:
- Be accountable for the customer acceptance of the project solution and validate the technical design choices
- Manage the project technical risks and the corresponding mitigation plan
Manage the project solution, including the customization and specific configuration of the generic solution to meet Quality, Cost, Delivery and Performance (QCDP) commitments:
- Ensure, with support of the required experts and involving all stakeholders, that all the technical requirements of the contract are fully addressed throughout the project lifecycle
- Be responsible of the project design and application engineering activities (Supervise Verification & Validation activities, Provide BOM, Verify Project Safety Case)
- Validate the technical design choices with the peers and Solution Director 
Functionally lead the project engineering team:
- Be responsible of the project design and application engineering activities
- Allocate Task(s) across Project Engineering team and ensure engineering activities follow-up
- Together with Metier Leaders and RC Project Engineering Metier define the project engineering team organization according to the project phase
- Deploy the applicable engineering process, methods & tools on the project manage and participate in the evaluation of the project engineering team


Minimum qualifications:


- Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Engineering, Computer Science or scientific subjects or Master in Business Administration and/or Master in Project Management

- Ability to professionally interface with both business and technical levels of organization
- Engineering background including project deployment full lifecycle view 
- Engineering product development full lifecycle view
- Ability to manage tasks independently and take ownership of responsibilities

- English & Polish (both oral and written)

- Excellent communication and problem solving skills
- Strong organization and task management skills
- Strong understating of delivery process
- Strong decision-making ability
- Analytical and critical thinking
- Problem-solving ability



- Products and services knowledge on different market segments (Mainline)
- Hands-on experience on functional/ organizational management
- Hands-on experience on customer relationship in contractual situations









Why Alstom?


Alstom is the leading company in the railway 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?


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.


We are acting…



You actively identify issues and risks and develop correction plans

You are a problem solver

You act process minded, data-driven and fact based



You accept differences

You excel in collaboration and


You actively support inclusion



Safety first

You are all responsible to make it happen

You adhere to the highest ethics and compliance rules


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