Project Engineering Manager (PrEM)

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Date: 27-Jul-2022

Location: Katowice, SL, Poland

Company: Alstom

Req ID:308001 

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.   

Project Engineering Manager (Onboard)


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 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, EBICAB solution).



Main 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


Candidate’s profile

  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • Strong organization and task management skills
  • 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
  • Strong understating of delivery process


  • 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


Competencies & Skills

  • Communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills (teamwork and leadership)
  • Decision-making ability
  • Analytical and critical thinking
  • Problem-solving ability
  • Resilience
  • English & Polish

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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